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Netanyahu's son just published an anti-Semitic cartoon on Facebook

Yair Netanyahu, who reportedly is behind much of his father’s social media stunts, publishes a cartoon portraying George Soros as the All-Powerful Jew who controls the world. 

Yair Netanyahu, son of the prime minister, outdid even his father on Saturday when he published an anti-Semitic cartoon on his personal Facebook page.

The cartoon shows Manny Naftali, the former superintendent of the Prime Minister’s Residence, who is at the forefront of the struggle to put pressure on the police to indict Netanyahu for corruption, being baited by Israeli politico Eldad Yaniv, who is seen baited by former Prime Minister Ehud Barak. Barak is seen tempted by the money of the Illuminati, who according to the cartoon are being tempted by a Reptilian — a common anti-Semitic codeword for Jews. The Reptilian, for his part, is portrayed as controlling the world in the service of the Grand Jew: George Soros.

The anti-Semitic cartoon published on Yair Netanyahu's Facebook.

The anti-Semitic cartoon published on Yair Netanyahu’s Facebook.

Yair published the cartoon after his mother, Sara, was officially told she would face fraud charges for misusing public funds in her management of the prime minister’s official residence. The Netanyahu family has repeatedly sought to place the blame for those misused funds squarely on Naftali. While the prime minister has used graphs and tables to try to prove Naftali’s culpability — which likely did little to assuage Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit and Police Chief Roni Alsheikh — his son took a far more disturbing route.

The cartoon is signed by Matzenksh (shorthand for an anti-leftist meme page) but is entirely based on a caricature used to depict the ways in which Jews control the United States and lead the American people astray. A quick visit to the various websites that have published the original or its variations are stomach-churning for their unbridled anti-Semitism. This is the cartoon the prime minister’s son chose to publish.

Just under a month ago, following the white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia, Yair published a Facebook status in which he said that Nazism is a problem of the past, and that the real issue is the “Antifa bullies” and “Black Lives Matters.” A few months ago, Prime Minister Netanyahu ordered the Foreign Ministry to refrain from criticizing the Hungarian government for its anti-Semitic campaign against George Soros.

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    1. i_like_ike52

      How come this antisemitism bothers you but not the much more pervasive and malignant antisemitism purveyed by the Palestinians and the rest of the Arab world. I just read an article about the battle of Mosul in Iraq by a non-Jewish American reporter. When he asked the Iraqis involved in the battle who was responsible for the horrors occurring in that country, they replied “the Jews'” , in spite of the fact that there aren’t any Jews in Iraq. This is no different than the virulent antisemitism that existed in Europe in the 1930’s that made the ground fertile for the Holocaust. I suggest you turn your attention to that and now what Yair Netanyahu is saying because that is a much greater threat.

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      • Ben

        Yes, move along children, nothing to see here!
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      • Goldmarx

        Israel is supposed to be a refuge from anti-Semitism. What happens to that concept when its leaders start disseminating it?

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    2. Bruce Gould

      “Israeli PM’s Son under fire for anti semitic post”:

      http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/israeli-pms-son-fire-anti-semitic-post-49736504

      “Israeli political leaders lashed out at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s eldest son Sunday for posting an anti-Semitic caricature aimed at his father’s critics…The opposition Labor Party’s chairman Avi Gabbay told Army Radio the post “crossed every line imaginable,” saying it was a “very sad” day for Israel and the Jewish people when the prime minister’s son posts a cartoon that the leader of the Ku Klux Klan agrees with. Barak wondered on Twitter whether Yair Netanyahu, who enjoys a state-funded driver and bodyguard while living at the prime minister’s official residence, absorbed such ideology at home.”

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      • Goldmarx

        Q: What’s the difference between Israel and the Ku Klux Klan?

        A: Israel has nuclear weapons.

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