May 28, 2002

HERE’S AN INTERESTING PIECE on the growth of anti-semitism, and note the Algerian connection. But here’s the clincher:

The little accidents and odd behaviors do add up. The new wind is definitely blowing. A few months ago no one was chanting for murder. In those days it was pretty unusual to stumble across diatribes against Judaism or anti-Semitic phrases in the intellectual press. But look what has happened. Something has changed.