'No, It Doesn't': Bill Maher Shuts Down Actress Blaming Antisemitism On Conservatives

By Carver Malone | May 31, 2024

Recent events

Bernhard blamed conservatives, while Maher argued that the left's focus on race and identity politics also fueled anti-Jewish sentiment, especially on college campuses. 

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Despite the heightened awareness of Jewish identity following recent events, Bernhard expressed a sense of security in her Jewish heritage and practices, noting that she personally did not feel persecuted. 

Perceived persecution

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She highlighted her active participation in Jewish traditions like Shabbat while observing a disconnect between the perceived persecution and her own experiences, challenging the notion of widespread victimization within the Jewish community.