Book Reviews

Rechte Gewalt – Antisemitische Gewalt steigt

http://www.berlinonline.de/berliner-zeitung/spezial/dossiers/rechte_gewalt/103236/index.php BERLIN. Entgegen dem Trend vergangener Jahre gibt es seit 2000 europaweit eine Zunahme antisemitischer oder antijüdischer Vorurteile. Die Bereitschaft, solche Vorurteile öffentlich zu äußern, ist in kurzer Zeit gestiegen. So würden gerade junge Europäer, das Wort “Jude” ungeniert als…

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Summer 2008: America and Israel After Sixty Years

http://www.democratiya.com/review.asp?reviews_id=171 Sixty years after the founding of Israel, America and the Jewish state maintain a close and unique relationship. Americans, for the most part, tend to accept this as something natural and long-standing. Foreign observers, however, do not always comprehend…

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Streitgespräch über Deutschland: Die Springer-Kontroverse

http://david. juden.at/ 2008/76/rezensio nen/7_pallade. htm „Ich bin ein nicht-jüdischer Zionist.” So lautet ein zentraler Satz aus dem Credo des Mathias Döpfner. Und er fällt recht früh im Meta-Gespräch mit dem Schriftsteller und Nobelpreisträger Günter Grass. Letzterer steht für die linksliberale…

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Rediscovering the Will to Win

http://www.aish.com/societyWork/society/Rediscovering_the_Will_to_Win.asp Some 3 1/2 years ago, former Prisoner of Zion and Israeli cabinet minister Natan Sharansky was George W. Bush’s favorite author. Sharansky earned an unexpected boost when the resident of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. invited him and co-author Ron Dermer…

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Islam’s History of Anti-Semitism

http://washingtontimes.com/news/2008/may/20/islams-history-of-anti-semitism/ Is there such a thing as Islamic anti-Semitism? That is the implicit question that Andrew Bostom ‘s new book, “The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism,” tackles. The regrettable answer that presents itself is not based on conjecture, political correctness, anachronisms…

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The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism: A Review Essay

http://www.americanthinker.com/2008/05/the_legacy_of_islamic_antisemi.html Were Jews living in Islamic societies victims of antisemitism? If so, to what extent? How did conditions for Jews in the Moslem East compare with those in Christian Europe? Is Islam intrinsically antisemitic? Are today’s Moslems more antisemitic than…

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Bostom’s Legacy

http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1210668642954&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull Following the recent publication of his massive compendium The Legacy of Jihad – a breakthrough inasmuch as the enormous task of assembling together all the major sources which govern the holy war in Islam had never been attempted before…

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