Author Archives: Beryl Satter

About Beryl Satter

Beryl Satter is Professor of History at Rutgers University in Newark. She is the author of Family Properties: Race, Real Estate, and the Exploitation of Black Urban America (Metropolitan Books, 2009).

Confronting anti-semitic discourses head on: How to avoid self-silencing

Beryl Satter responds to Darnell Moore’s concern that all critics of Israel are labelled anti-Semitic. Satter says, “The only way to engage in a fight against the occupation of Palestinian territories that is thoroughly devoid of anti-Semitism, however, is to acknowledge that anti-Semitic discourse exists and has its own specific cultural and ideological power.”

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