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- n. Plural form of Semitist.
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Your notion that you are a victim of a "pc police" that doesn't allow you to articulate your opinions without branding you as "racist" reminds me of people here in Germany who claim that they are not allowed to articulate their opinions on Israel, because surely then they would be branded as anti-Semitists.
I think John Huehnergard is one of the best Semitists in the world and I will buy his rework of BDB for that reason.
If you point out to these people that their babbling about an "international Jewish lobby" actually has a history as one of the most ugly elements of anti-Semitic ideology, they immediately claim that they are being branded as anti-Semitists, regardless of the fact that you have only told them: "Hey, wait.