By Raphael Israeli

ISBN-10: 1412854482

ISBN-13: 9781412854481

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Hatred, Lies, and Violence on the earth of Islam examines the torrential flood of anti-Israeli, anti-Jewish, and anti-Zionist propaganda that permeates many Muslim societies. Raphael Israeli locates the resource of this anti-Semitic sentiment within the inadequacies and insecurities of Muslim states. by means of demonizing and delegitimizing Israel and Jews, they search to put off a profitable counterexample in their personal mess ups, therefore placing an finish to their very own "humiliation."

Beyond mapping the distribution of anti-Israel and anti-Jewish propaganda within the Arab and Islamic worlds, Israeli makes use of case-studies to demonstrate the premises of this examine: the Palestinians, who've a right away stake in combating Israel; Turkey, which now claims management of the Arab and Sunni Muslim worlds; and Shi’ite Iran, which supplies a extra severe instance of either hatred and disrespect for truth and heritage whereas threatening to ruin Israel.

Israeli files the global collaboration among Jew-haters of all kinds, explaining the exponential development of Jew-hatred on the net, with hundreds of thousands of recent hate websites further each year, outpacing Jew-hatred within the conventional media. He locations anti-Semitism in a broader culture of political lies and political deceit. within the ultimate bankruptcy, Israeli considers the potential for reversing anti-Jewish agitation in Muslim international locations, which he reveals not going simply because such a lot of of the region’s regimes are outfitted on foundations of anti-Semitism.

About the Author
Raphael Israeli is professor of Islamic, chinese language, and center jap historical past on the Hebrew college. he's the writer of over 40 books, together with From Arab Spring to Islamic iciness, The dying Camps of Croatia, and The Oslo inspiration.

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Should our lost [sons] revert to the Truth, then the Jews shall return to their wretchedness and humiliation that they were doomed to [by the Holy Book]. 13. There is nothing that exemplifies and advertizes the humiliation that the Arabs and other Muslims painfully experience more than Israeli, Western, and other non-Muslim presence in what they regard as “occupied” territory, be it Palestine, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kashmir, Andalusia, and the like, hence the urgency of expelling the occupiers from those lands in order to cleanse the spot of humiliation.

3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. See WIllard Gaylin, Hatred: The Psychological Descent into Violence (New York: Public Affairs, 2003), Chaper 2, 17–29. Al-Qa’ida’s communiqué following the September 11 events expressly spoke about the their aspiration to blunt America’s “arrogance” and curtail the stature of world Jewry. See the entire story in R. Israeli, The Oslo Idea: The Euphoria of Failure (New Jersey: Transaction, 2012). Ivo Andric, The Bridge over the Drina, was translated and published internationally into many languages.

In sum, the Jews, who were traditionally depicted in despicable terms in Islam, continue to be portrayed stereotypically in Arab and Muslim writings, in cartoons, and in the electronic media, with the related extreme expression of disgust and hatred. Two brief illustrations will make the point: 1. 24 I am in no way preaching hatred or praising it as a way of human behavior.  .  .  .  .  .  .  . He did not calm down until I swore to him that I did not know the nationality of that man, Lies Generated by Hatred 2.

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