Why we’re against the demonisation of Israel
Podcast: Brendan O’Neill talks Israel, Gaza, the West and anti-Semitism.
The renewal of the Israel-Palestine conflict has consumed global affairs over the past month. As the crisis rumbles on, it seems Israel has gone from being one of the West’s closest allies to being viewed as a nuisance. Western radicals, meanwhile, rail against Israel as a uniquely evil, barbarous state. What’s behind the rage against Israel? And how should we really understand the conflict in the Middle East? In this month’s spiked podcast, editor Brendan O’Neill discusses our coverage of the conflict, followed by journalist Daniel Ben-Ami and academic Tara McCormack on the double standards of anti-Israel fury.
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