Black Lives Matter and Palestine: A historic alliance
Tue Sep 06 2016
Hamid Dabashi opines on Black Lives Matter embrace of the Palestinian cause. Substitute "Jews" for where he says "Zionists" and you get the full gist of his screed.
"...At home in their settler colony in Israel or else commuting to their imperial habitat in the US, they are now furious with this statement and have launched a concerted assault on it to make it "controversial".
Making this aspect of the M4BL declaration "controversial", and thus by extension the whole movement "controversial" is the key strategy now launched by Zionists to discredit their entire project...."