“Those who are shocked that a Jewish publication would engage in such appalling racial stereotyping and bigotry should not be”

Jewish Journalism: Focus on The Forward
by Ricki Hollander
November 15, 2017

A firestorm of protest recently erupted over an article that ascribed sexual assaults on women by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein to the perpetrator’s Jewishness, invoking the type of racial characterization that was a staple of Hitler’s Jew‑demonizing propaganda. The piece, however, was not from The Daily Stormer, National Vanguard, or any other such neo‑Nazi publications. It was from Tablet Magazine, which describes itself as “a daily online magazine of Jewish news and ideas,” and was penned by its Jewish editor‑at‑large, Mark Oppenheimer. The article, entitled “The Specifically Jewy Perviness of Harvey Weinstein,” was a boon to white supremacists who gleefully cited it in their own postings. READ MORE

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