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Cal Thomas: Hating the Jews

Cal Thomas: Hating the Jews

“Some of my best friends are Jews."

That familiar, yet offensive, phrase has been used by some people as a defense against an accusation of anti-Semitism. It's time, however, to rebrand it as a positive affirmation of love and concern for the Jewish people.

In light of the latest mass shooting, this time at a Pittsburgh synagogue by a man who yelled "all Jews must die," there couldn't be a better time to reach out to Jewish friends and acquaintances with statements of support, and to publicly and loudly reject the hate directed at them.

The rebirth of anti-Semitism in Europe was bound to cross the Atlantic and impact Americans, though we seem to have...

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