Van Morrison’s lyrical anti-Semitism

Van Morrison, crooning about conspiracies (Vulture.com). Van Morrison’s latest song comes complete with its own eyebrow-raising title: “They Own the Media.” But who exactly is “they”? The song doesn’t specify, and Van Morrison hasn’t issued a public statement to clarify, in spite of numerous articles flagging the song’s anti-Semitic language. If we look back 16 years, though, it’s reasonable to think Morrison has Jews on the … Continue reading