Its incredible when non-Jews play the Antisemitism card as a way to attack their political opponents, its downright disgusting when its an Anti-Semite playing that card. This morning on the Morning Joe program, Mike Barnicle and Al Sharpton agreed that part of the opposition to Mike Bloomberg’s Gun Control efforts are caused by Antisemitism.
Twenty-one years ago a tragic car accident in Crown Heights Brooklyn
escalated into a pogrom against the Jewish people, thanks in part to
this faux-preacher. The media gives this pogrom a politically correct description, violence
between the area’s Blacks and Jews. They ignore the fact that the
violence was not two-sided. The Crown Heights riot was an attack on the
Jews by the neighborhood’s Caribbean community. Al Sharpton fanned the flames of violence. (For more on Crown Heights click here).
major landlord in Harlem. They raised the rent Freddy’s Fashion Mart, a
Jewish-owned clothing store which had operated from the same Harlem
location for over 40 years. In turn Freddy’s had to raise the rent on
its sub-tenant, a black-owned record store. A landlord-tenant
dispute ensued. As he has done so often in his life, Al Sharpton turned
this non-racial economic dispute into a racial conflict, by fanning the flame of Antisemitism. Sharpton’s incitement led to the firebombing of Freddie’s and the death of 7 innocents (for more on the Freddie’s Pogrom click here).