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    • Brant
    • 07.12.07 | 14:07 (IST)

    If David Abrahams is a liar, a cheat and a lawbreaker then he should be prosecuted. However, the rush to persecute is quite different. Every time the word "Jewish" appears does not mean there's a conspiracy. Noone knows nearly enough yet to know if there even is a victim, but the slimebuckets come out of the woodwork calling the reaction "so Jewish". The rest of us have always had a big part of the responsibility for the association of Jews with money and power. They do not go around claiming they are wealthy (some of them are; just like us). They do not go around claiming inordinate power (though some of them do; just like us). But none of us has the right to create Jewish "conspiracy" when there is none and, even if HYPOTHETICALLY, Mr Abrahams had asked the UK Labour Party for support for Israel in the House in exchange for the money, that would be an Abrahams and Labour conspiracy; not a pan-Jewish one. The real conspiracy is the stereotyping we can never seem to stop assigning.

    from the article: Magnate in U.K. scandal: I feared charges of a 'Jewish conspiracy'
    First published 00:00 07.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 07.12.07
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