Characteristic of modern antisemitism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • cdl
    • 09.04.13 | 01:59 (IDT)

    Li, this is precisely a feature of modern antisemitism - that the Jews' upward mobility (socio-economic and political) becomes too visible, and so their success is then attributed to their "Jewishness". I would say this was particularly true in Germany and Austria. It is a flip side of traditional prejudice which suppresses those from climbing the ranks.

    from the article: Leading Polish professor blames Holocaust on the Jews
    First published 19:56 07.04.13 | Last updated 19:56 07.04.13
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