Jewish group asks head of Philadelphia NAACP to resign after anti-Semitic Facebook post

Jewish group asks head of Philadelphia NAACP to resign after anti-Semitic Facebook post
An image that appeared in Muhammad's Facebook post

[Ed. – What is the rationale behind blacks attacking Jews in their fight for equality? More here.]

The NAACP and the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia have a long history of working together to combat racism and bigotry.

So, Jewish leaders say it was shocking to learn Rodney Muhammad, the president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the NAACP, had shared an anti-Semitic post on his Facebook page. They are now calling for his resignation.

“Disgusting, unbelievably wrong thing to do,” said Steve Rosenberg, the chief operating officer of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.

Trending: Progressive Los Angeles Times advocates racism while denouncing it

An image allegedly posted by Muhammad showed images of actor and rapper Ice Cube, Philadelphia Eagles star DeSean Jackson and TV host Nick Cannon – all three who have recently made anti-Semitic posts – and a man crushing people with his hand with the words: “To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.”

Continue reading →