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3. opposition to foreign policy is not anti-semitism
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  -Zero tolerance for anti-semitism on DU -- anyone with me? beachmom  Aug-07-06 12:16 PM   #0 
  - Sure! Define anti-semitisim  Cronus Protagonist   Aug-07-06 12:20 PM   #1 
  - I know: Let's make the word "anti-semitisim" meaningless by conflating...  Junkdrawer   Aug-07-06 12:23 PM   #9 
  - I think that is the point the poster was making  havocmom   Aug-07-06 12:26 PM   #15 
  - Just to be clear: I agree with Cronus Protagonist. n/t  Junkdrawer   Aug-07-06 12:28 PM   #18 
     - Thanks for clearing that one  havocmom   Aug-07-06 12:35 PM   #30 
  - Absolutely.  meldroc   Aug-07-06 12:31 PM   #22 
  - Asking a questions about the jews and palestines and ...  butterfly77   Aug-07-06 01:07 PM   #118 
  - BINGO!  stepnw1f   Aug-07-06 12:52 PM   #69 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-06 12:34 PM   #27 
     - So not supporting Israel's policies is anti-semitism?  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:37 PM   #35 
     - There is not even a desire to UNDERSTAND Israel's POV  beachmom   Aug-07-06 12:46 PM   #48 
     - Stop accusing me of "acting like Israel is the only bad guy here"  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:53 PM   #70 
     - Israel is not the only bad guy, but it is still a bad guy  KaptBunnyPants   Aug-07-06 01:03 PM   #108 
     - Not agreeing with everything they do it not the same as no  treestar   Aug-07-06 01:09 PM   #123 
     - This is where the rubber hits the road  Cronus Protagonist   Aug-07-06 12:47 PM   #52 
     - ::sigh:: We can support a country's right to defend itself AND be critical  havocmom   Aug-07-06 12:43 PM   #45 
     - I think that's actually what beachmom is saying  WildEyedLiberal   Aug-07-06 12:50 PM   #61 
     - You're crossing a lot of grey lines there.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #76 
     - I've seen anyone say that Israel is an illegitimate state...  breakaleg   Aug-07-06 12:58 PM   #87 
     - I would even go so far as to say that criticizing US policy IS  breakaleg   Aug-07-06 12:55 PM   #77 
     - Wrong - Israel attacked.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:44 PM   #46 
     - Israel was not an Innocent bystander in this mess  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:53 PM   #71 
        - One significant difference I've noticed  Spearman87   Aug-07-06 01:11 PM   #126 
           - Dropped leaflets...via their air force? n/t  blonndee   Aug-07-06 01:12 PM   #127 
  - I am against any racism here but the right to be against a political  NVMojo   Aug-07-06 12:21 PM   #2 
  - opposition to foreign policy is not anti-semitism  mark414   Aug-07-06 12:22 PM   #3 
  - BRAVO  havocmom   Aug-07-06 12:25 PM   #13 
  - Bingo!  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #72 
  - I think you missed the whole point....(nt)  The Straight Story   Aug-07-06 01:02 PM   #106 
     - hmm no  mark414   Aug-07-06 01:08 PM   #122 
  - Only for anti-semitism? I seem to have seen more  Cleita   Aug-07-06 12:22 PM   #4 
  - Agreed, both Jewish and arab semites should be treated equally.  w4rma   Aug-07-06 12:22 PM   #5 
  - I Have No "Allegiance To Israel"  K8-EEE   Aug-07-06 12:22 PM   #6 
  - Worth repeating...  ananda   Aug-07-06 12:29 PM   #20 
  - and neither do I. I am amused people assume it's a requirement.  jonnyblitz   Aug-07-06 12:32 PM   #25 
  - Wassup With THAT?  K8-EEE   Aug-07-06 12:35 PM   #31 
     - all these demands fo fall in line or "I am leaving DU" get tiresome  jonnyblitz   Aug-07-06 12:41 PM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-06 12:38 PM   #36 
  - Israel has screwed the Un over and over again  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:55 PM   #79 
  - Israel has no respect for the UN. They've ignored numerous  breakaleg   Aug-07-06 01:02 PM   #105 
     - They Have Nukes And They Aren't Supposed To  K8-EEE   Aug-07-06 01:07 PM   #121 
  - Yeah, no kidding. When did "allegiance to Israel" become some kind  Marr   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #98 
  - 70% of 2.2% of our entire population.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:22 PM   #7 
  - I was really surprised at all the  Karenca   Aug-07-06 12:23 PM   #8 
  - I'm sure those posts do exist,  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:30 PM   #21 
  - There was a long  Karenca   Aug-07-06 12:34 PM   #28 
  - There have been no "Jew bashing" posts  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:56 PM   #82 
  - Define your standard.  mmonk   Aug-07-06 12:24 PM   #10 
  - She defined it in post #27: Criticism of Israel is anti-semitism.  dicksteele   Aug-07-06 12:41 PM   #40 
     - I see. I guess I'm anti-semitic. I guess Jews that are still  mmonk   Aug-07-06 12:48 PM   #55 
  - ***YAWN***  matcom   Aug-07-06 12:24 PM   #11 
  - What on Greatest page do you mean?  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:25 PM   #12 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-06 12:36 PM   #33 
     - Ever heard of a group called "Revenge of the Toddlers"?  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:45 PM   #47 
     - Disagreeing with the current Lebanon war is "anti-Israel all the time"?  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:47 PM   #51 
     - How dare you say, "Or perhaps we all know why"  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:58 PM   #90 
  - Am I considered anti-semitism  Oversea Visitor   Aug-07-06 12:26 PM   #14 
  - Why do you think that ? nt  Karenca   Aug-07-06 12:28 PM   #17 
     - Well  Oversea Visitor   Aug-07-06 12:40 PM   #39 
        - No, Those beliefs do not make  Karenca   Aug-07-06 12:46 PM   #49 
  - Sure  WilliamPitt   Aug-07-06 12:28 PM   #16 
  - As usual, I find myself in your corner. (nt)  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:31 PM   #23 
  - Ditto n/t  malaise   Aug-07-06 12:36 PM   #34 
  - Sure.  cali   Aug-07-06 12:39 PM   #38 
  - Sadly...  Hell Hath No Fury   Aug-07-06 12:49 PM   #57 
     - That may be true, but I think  cali   Aug-07-06 12:52 PM   #68 
  - I haven's been "in the trenches" these last couple of weeks  beachmom   Aug-07-06 12:49 PM   #58 
  - "unbalanced to the point of anti-semitism?"  blonndee   Aug-07-06 12:56 PM   #83 
  - I'm with you, Will  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:59 PM   #92 
  - I'm just anti-war, anti- occupation  DemonFighterLives   Aug-07-06 12:28 PM   #19 
  - My sentiment indeed!  mazzarro   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #75 
  - Depends on how you define 'anti-semitism' . . .  MrModerate   Aug-07-06 12:32 PM   #24 
  - Well said. nt  chill_wind   Aug-07-06 01:05 PM   #116 
  - how do you define anti-semitism ?  LSK   Aug-07-06 12:32 PM   #26 
  - And who decides? You? Me? Forget it.  acmavm   Aug-07-06 12:35 PM   #29 
  - who gets to decide? obviously there is a difference of opinion on that.  Lerkfish   Aug-07-06 12:36 PM   #32 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-06 12:41 PM   #42 
     - Hezbullah killed more americans than any other group? hahahahaha  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:49 PM   #56 
     - Oh, more conspiracy theories, eh?  beachmom   Aug-07-06 12:51 PM   #65 
        - Seems like lots more got killed in VietNam, WW1/2, etc  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #74 
        - And what was the genesis of that incident?  mazzarro   Aug-07-06 01:03 PM   #107 
     - Are you talking about Israeli leadership, policy... or people?  kgfnally   Aug-07-06 12:50 PM   #62 
     - I think poster knows, is stirring flames  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:57 PM   #84 
     - That is NOT anti-semitism. Just because you don't like it,  blonndee   Aug-07-06 12:55 PM   #78 
  - You need to read the new RULE at the top of GD  matcom   Aug-07-06 12:38 PM   #37 
  - I already alerted on it  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #96 
  - "...or Israel is forced to kill people in its own defense,"  Mandate My Ass   Aug-07-06 12:41 PM   #41 
  - Let's throw in zero-tolerance for language that's sexist and ....  Scout   Aug-07-06 12:43 PM   #44 
  - Post 27 is pretty clear  Mandate My Ass   Aug-07-06 12:49 PM   #60 
     - The sexist language rules are relaxed in both directions.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:51 PM   # 
     - I agree, the sexist language cuts both ways  Mandate My Ass   Aug-07-06 12:54 PM   #73 
        - Nor has it forced me.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 01:01 PM   #101 
           - Mean people suck...  Mandate My Ass   Aug-07-06 01:07 PM   #120 
     - I'd harldy call post 27 a definition of anti-semitism... n/t  Scout   Aug-07-06 12:59 PM   #94 
        - It's the OP's definition  Mandate My Ass   Aug-07-06 01:01 PM   #102 
           - sorry, didn't mean to dis you....  Scout   Aug-07-06 01:10 PM   #124 
  - What I find most amusing in all this...  Hell Hath No Fury   Aug-07-06 12:47 PM   #50 
  - Yes. Me.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Aug-07-06 12:48 PM   #53 
  - Thank you!  NoPasaran   Aug-07-06 12:48 PM   #54 
  - terrorist organization?  hfojvt   Aug-07-06 12:49 PM   #59 
  - This is against new DU GD rules  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 12:50 PM   #63 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-06 12:55 PM   #80 
  - you seem more concerned about loosing the jewish vote  jonnyblitz   Aug-07-06 12:57 PM   #86 
  - You missed a hell of a lot of threads that caused those new rules  Lars39   Aug-07-06 12:58 PM   #88 
  - here is a direct link to the rules. Asking if it is against rules is legit  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 12:59 PM   #91 
  - so you'll be leaving us then?  matcom   Aug-07-06 12:59 PM   #93 
  - I wonder if the she considers the Auswitz survivors that  jonnyblitz   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #99 
     - I just kicked that thread back up.  Lars39   Aug-07-06 01:04 PM   #112 
     - According to her standards in post #27 -- yes  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 01:04 PM   #113 
  - Yes, it is -- take it up with the Mods  LostinVA   Aug-07-06 01:03 PM   #110 
     - alert please  uppityperson   Aug-07-06 01:07 PM   #119 
  - "many anti-Arab posts"  stepnw1f   Aug-07-06 12:55 PM   #81 
  - Amen to that.  Vash the Stampede   Aug-07-06 12:58 PM   #89 
  - I have seen a few anti-Arab  cali   Aug-07-06 01:03 PM   #111 
  - And no proposals for zero tolerance of anti-Arab racism either  treestar   Aug-07-06 01:05 PM   #115 
  - Is this based on a current news story? n/t  blonndee   Aug-07-06 12:51 PM   #64 
  - Use you energy wisely!  lisainmilo   Aug-07-06 12:52 PM   #66 
  - You're of course right, Lisainmilo. I thought I could stop the madness  beachmom   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #100 
  - Guess I'm anti semetic then  watercolors   Aug-07-06 12:52 PM   #67 
  - I'm of your mind, let them call me anti-semitic then; the accusation  treestar   Aug-07-06 01:11 PM   #125 
  - Yeah! And let's have zero-tolerance for criticism of Bush policy, too!  Marr   Aug-07-06 12:57 PM   #85 
  - Worth repeating  Karenca   Aug-07-06 01:05 PM   #114 
  - I hate both sides.  GOPBasher   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #95 
  - Sure, let's make the sacred cow of Israel more important than  Kailassa   Aug-07-06 01:00 PM   #97 
  - No, because it is too broad a definition  treestar   Aug-07-06 01:02 PM   #103 
  - Zero Tolerance = Zero Thought  don954   Aug-07-06 01:02 PM   #104 
  - After reading this thread, it seems that the poster has no evidence  BuyingThyme   Aug-07-06 01:03 PM   #109 
  - It's due to people like you that they had to change the rules in GD.  Lone_Star_Dem   Aug-07-06 01:06 PM   #117 
  - locking  maddezmom   Aug-07-06 01:12 PM   #128 
 

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