Posted 5 years ago on Sept. 26, 2011, 10:07 a.m. EST by RossWolfe
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Apparently the childish anti-capitalism on display on Wall Street has already drifted into a perverse form of anti-semitism. Though I am usually loath to repost anything from the Huffington Post, whose lukewarm "progressivist" prattle tends to bore me to death, I was astonished to come across this article by Nathalie Rothschild: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/nathalie-rothschild/supporters-of-the-wall-st_b_977505.html
In it, she links to a blatantly anti-semitic web article indicting her as a "Journalist and Jew": http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=b20_1316612128
Of course, influenced I am by Moishe Postone's reading of Marx and theory of capitalism, I am in the final analysis unsurprised by the misrecognition of capitalism's abstract, global domination as domination by the cosmopolitan Jewish financier. Still, that these carnivalesque demonstrations have so swiftly turned produced anti-semitic sentiments should indict these protests even further.
I have included these musings on my more general post in critique of these protests: