Will the Corporate Media Attack the Jewish Ward Churchill too?
Here is a Jew talking about the misuse of anti-semetism. I can't wait to see foxnews and the JDL smearing this guy. Maybe they will just focus on Ward Churhill and make sure you never hear about him. This guy could rain on our pro-fascist government's parade like cats and dogs(and is). Meet Norman Finkelstein, targetted for depression and suicide by the fascists, just like his parents.
Norman G. Finkelstein received his doctorate in 1988 from the Department of Politics, Princeton University, for a thesis on the theory of Zionism. He currently teaches political theory at DePaul University in Chicago.
Finkelstein is the author of five books:
Beyond Chutzpah: On the misuse of anti-Semitism and the abuse of history (University of California Press: forthcoming June 2005)
The Holocaust Industry: Reflections on the exploitation of Jewish suffering (Verso: 1995; expanded second edition, 2003); an international bestseller, it has been translated into eighteen foreign languages
Image and Reality of the Israel-Palestine Conflict (Verso: 1995; expanded second edition, 2003); translated into five foreign languages
A Nation on Trial: The Goldhagen thesis and historical truth (with Ruth Bettina Birn) (Henry Holt: 1998); named a "notable book of 1998" by the New York Times Sunday Book Review, it has been translated into three foreign languages
The Rise and Fall of Palestine: A personal account of the intifada years (University of Minnesota: 1996); translated into two foreign languages
In April 2005, Finkelstein will be the presenter for an hour-long documentary ("The Final Insult") based on The Holocaust Industry, to be broadcast on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom. He is also the subject of several independent film documentaries currently in production. In 2003 he was the keynote speaker on the main panel at the Rome Historical Book Fair and was a guest on Europe?s main television news hour, the Sabine Christiansen show. In 2002 he delivered the annual memorial lecture in history at Alfred University.
Finkelstein was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1953. The dedication for his first book read:
To my beloved parents,
Maryla Husyt Finkelstein,
survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto,
Maidanek concentration camp
survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto,
Auschwitz concentration camp.
May I never forget or forgive what was done to them.
There are some interesting articles on his website that will give jews and anti-zionists some insight into the brain of the fascist Israeli thinker. You don't have to be german to be a fascist, it's a political theory.
Check out this email that was sent(intercepted) to Norman on a speaking event he was having. The last few paragraphs explain the zionist rhetoric and their tactics of deceit. "don't go to see him, you may learn the truth and then you'll realize we've been lying to you".
M. Parent has an excellent audio interview at crimes and corruptions of the new world order:
Look how scared they are of him in this email.
Thought Police At Work
Norman Finkelstein spoke at several universities in Canada in late October 2003. The following email was circulated by his detractors.
>Reply-To:YoungZionistPartnership-owner [no spam] yahoogroups.com
>To: YoungZionistPartnership [no spam] yahoogroups.com
>Subject: [YoungZionistPartnership] Norman Finkelstein: THE PLAN
>Date: Fri, 24 Oct 2003 21:17:22 -0000
>As everyone is by now aware, well-known anti-Israel professor Norman
>Finkelstein will be lecturing at York this Wednesday. Many students
>have been asking YZP how we should deal with this event.
>After extensive consultations with experts in the field (CJC's Len
>Rudner, who has been following Norman for years), as well as
>students across the country who have already been subject to
>Finkelstein's presence (Waterloo, Western), the YZP has devised a
>carefully thought-out plan that requires all students' support.
>The plan is: nothing.
>SPHR's purpose in bringing Finkelstein is to spread his views on
>campus. Due to some backroom maneouvering by YZP, the only room that
>was available for Finkelstein to lecture in was the basement of
>Winters College, a building I have never heard of in 3 years at
>York. He is speaking at night, and tickets cost money. All of this
>works in our favour, and it is clear that the vast majority of the
>200-300 observers will be Arabs or Arab sympathizers, not ordinary
>Having thus already failed in their main objective, SPHR is now
>aiming to "have some fun", and intimidate and embarass campus
>Zionists. As such, it is OUR RESPONSIBILITY to NOT GIVE THEM THIS
>Aside from the fact that your five dollars will be going to support
>terror, SPHR WANTS Jews and pro-Israel students to attend.
>Finkelstein is an expert at making people look stupid, regardless of
>how smart their question actually is.
>It is naive to attempt to go into the lecture with a bold plan
>of "exposing" Finkelstein. He does not answer questions; he merely
>ridicules his opponents. It is also unclear whether qustioners will
>have to write their questions down or speak publicly, but they
>surely will not be given a microphone. Therefore there is SIMPLY NO
>POINT of attending. In fact, by attending the lecture one will
>likely be doing more harm than good.
>So again, we urge you - DO NOT BUY TICKETS. DO NOT ATTEND. DO NOT
>ASK QUESTIONS. DO NOT MAKE A SCENE OF ANY KIND.
>If you already purchased a Finkelstein ticket, WE WILL REFUND YOUR
>MONEY in exchange for ripping up the ticket. Empty seats = good.
>Filled seats = bad.
>If you attend, SPHR wins. This is what they want you to do.
>On November, YZP will be hosting a couple of exceptional big-name
>speakers, including the former Director of the CIA. When this
>happens we HOPE Arabs will come out to the event and end up making
>fools of themselves. Let's not fall into their trap.
>If you have any questions, please email us at email@example.com,
>or call Paul at (416) 892-2442.
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