How can Israel be defended against Antisemitism and Islamofascism? This is the really big issue of the day and one which cannot be dodged.
But when I turn to the blog of nominal socialist Neil Clark I find that that is exactly what he does. He dodges the issue of the defence of Israel from the threat of the Iranian Nuclear Bomb, and in the process of doing that he is providing a cover for the Fascists who rule Iran. His position is absolutely disgraceful for someone who calls himself a socialist and shows, in reality, the gulf which separates Trotskyism from sympathizers with Stalinism. I say that Clark is a sympathizer of Stalinism because he is also providing on his blog a cover for the betrayal of the French Stalinist Communist Party in the pivotal 1968 Events in Paris. Continue reading