To be clear: this is radically different from saying that all Europeans are antisemites.
Yet Western politicians and leaders almost never admit this evident reality about their societies’ cultures.
- Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld
One of the few Europeans to have stated unambiguously that antisemitism lurks within Western culture is Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. In 2016 he wrote:
Antisemitism is an insidious evil. The habits of antisemitism have been burrowing into European and British culture for as long as we can remember. In England, during the…