Antisemitism and American Politics

Far-right appropriation of the Yellow Star

It took five days for Republican leadership to say a word. The insane statement that wearing a mask is the same as the Holocaust is firmly established in far-right spaces. It started fairly early in the pandemic in far-right spaces. When Marjorie Taylor Greene went there this was no surprise to those of us who monitor those spaces. Republican leadership first trying to ignore it, and finally speaking when this refused to go away…