Adam Green of KnowMoreNews discusses the video â€œRabbis Explain the Abrahamic Judeo Takeover Conspiracy.â€ I think Adam paints with a way-too-broad brush and his analysis lacks nuance and balance. But heâ€™s right to identify â€œJewishâ€ messianic millenarian madness, chosenness, and â€œJewish powerâ€ as real problems. For a good historical analysis see Guyenotâ€™s From Yahweh to Zion.
Transcript of Adam Green’s â€œRabbis Explain the Abrahamic Judeo Takeover Conspiracy” with commentary by Kevin Barrett in boldface
Rabbi: Maybe you shouldn’t tell anybody that I said this, but you know all those tropes about Jews controlling the world or at least wanting to control the world. They’re actually true. Our goal as Jewish people for the last 3300 years, since the revelation at Sinai, has been to control the world. *Is this clip taken out of context? Did the rabbi use this “confession” as an attention-getter, then proceed to offer a relatively benign explication of the “Jewish world takeover project”?
Yehuda Glick: The vision is that Jerusalem should become a center of the world, a political center, but more important, a center of the Word of God and a center of the connection made between humanity and God. *This messianic view of Jersualem-al Quds is of course problematic, since it has contributed to inspiring the Zionist movement to commit genocide in Palestine,