Seventy-three years ago, on Nov. 9, 1938, the murderous Nazi onslaught against the German Jews began with a nationwide pogrom. Today, there is no immediate danger of a new Kristallnacht in the western world, but in the Middle East, Islamist anti-Semitism is soaked in some of the most inflammatory motifs that made Kristallnacht possible and only three years later provided the rationale for the mass murder of European Jewry.