Video: Iranian anti-semitic propaganda of the day

They’re not anti-semitic, they always say, they’re anti-Zionist. And yet as often as not, the figure they use to represent “Zionists” isn’t Olmert or Netanyahu or some other Israeli political figure, but a caricature of an orthodox Jew.

Case in point. Click the image to watch.


The U.S. is set to introduce a resolution at the U.N. today condemning Holocaust denial. The five permanent members of the Security Council are supporting it; a vote is expected in the General Assembly on Friday. It’ll be mighty interesting to see which way the Sunni Arab countries break, not to mention Venezuela.

Update: And for dessert…


Update: Noel Sheppard has more on political cartooning, Middle East style.