Germany gets tougher on internet hate, including anti-Semitic hate speech

Germany gets tougher on internet hate, including anti-Semitic hate speech

Germany's Chancellor Merkel approves bill forcing social media to report hate speech, increasing sentences for anti-Semitic crimes.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 2/21/2020, 2:04 AM
Anti-Semitic hate crimes in New York City fell in January

Anti-Semitic hate crimes in New York City fell in January

Anti-Semitic crimes remain majority of NYC hate crimes, but number drops.Ben Sales, JTA, 2/5/2020, 9:02 AM
New York's 'bail reform' makes Jews and everyone else unsafe

New York's 'bail reform' makes Jews and everyone else unsafe

New York’s 'bail reform' is giving 'Get Out of Jail Free' cards to alleged Hate Crime perpetrators, allowing them to attack others. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 1/7/2020, 12:07 PM
Jews felt safe in Germany, too

Jews felt safe in Germany, too

Can it happen here? Never here, says the optimist in me. Think again, says the pessimist. Jack Engelhard, 1/6/2020, 5:33 AM
When all Jews march together, we shall  overcome

When all Jews march together, we shall overcome

New York Jewish liberal organizations are now standing in solidarity with their Orthodox brethren and will march against the hatred behind the rise in antisemitic hate crimes on January 5th. That is the first and crucial step.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 1/5/2020, 4:00 AM
Chuck Schumer promises to fight to quadruple security funding for non-profits

Chuck Schumer promises to fight to quadruple security funding for non-profits

Chuck Schumer calls to prosecute hate crimes, quadruple funding for federal security grants for nonprofits.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/1/2020, 10:06 AM
Jewish man attacked in New York

Jewish man attacked in New York

28-year-old man allegedly yelled "“F–k you Jew bastard" as he assaulted a 65-year-old Orthodox Jew on the Upper East Side.Ben Ariel, 12/24/2019, 11:36 PM
New York police to be trained how to recognize hate crimes

New York police to be trained how to recognize hate crimes

Amid spike in anti-Semitic incidents, new law passed requiring that officers be trained to recognize hate crimes.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/26/2019, 3:05 PM
ADL's negation of Muslim Jew-hatred pandemic - sorry, it won't wash

ADL's negation of Muslim Jew-hatred pandemic - sorry, it won't wash

The ADL has adopted an Orwellian, negationist gloss on its very own data which capture the global pandemic of extreme Muslim Antisemitism.Dr. Andrew G. Bostom, 11/5/2019, 7:54 AM
Anti-Semitic hate crimes in Sweden rise by 53% to all-time high

Anti-Semitic hate crimes in Sweden rise by 53% to all-time high

Jews are targets of 4% of all hate crimes in Sweden despite making only 0.2% of the population.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 11/4/2019, 9:32 PM
Bill offers funding to protect nonprofits from hate

Bill offers funding to protect nonprofits from hate

California establishes fund to protect nonprofits from hate crimes.JTA Staff, 10/12/2019, 7:13 PM
Anti-Semitic graffiti found in New York high school

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in New York high school

Hate-filled graffiti found inside Westchester County high school for the second time in one month. Governor Cuomo orders probe.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 10:04 PM
NYPD: Over half of reported hate crimes this year anti-Semitic

NYPD: Over half of reported hate crimes this year anti-Semitic

152 anti-Semitic hate crimes have been reported this year so far in NYC, compared to 93 over the same period last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2019, 10:02 AM
Chicago investigating series of graffiti incidents

Chicago investigating series of graffiti incidents

Chicago police investigating series of graffiti incidents on the same afternoon as a possible hate crime.Ben Ariel, 8/9/2019, 5:11 AM
Jews most targeted minority group in Canada

Jews most targeted minority group in Canada

For third straight year, Canadian Jews in 2018 remained most targeted minority group for police-reported hate-crimes throughout the country.David Lazarus, JTA, 7/24/2019, 3:27 PM
Canadian Jews most targeted group for hate crimes

Canadian Jews most targeted group for hate crimes

Statistics Canada finds Canadian Jews were the most targeted group for hate crimes in 2018, a trend continuing from the previous two years.Elad Benari, 7/23/2019, 4:31 AM
'It's a hate crime'

'It's a hate crime'

Vandals toss white paint onto California synagogue, rabbi promises to up security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2019, 5:08 PM
France: No hate crime charges against burglars who targeted Jews

France: No hate crime charges against burglars who targeted Jews

Prosecutors in France do not include hate crime in indictments of three suspects in breaking into Jewish home in 2017.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2019, 4:13 AM
New York suffering 'anti-Semitism crisis,' Council speaker says

New York suffering 'anti-Semitism crisis,' Council speaker says

New York police report near doubling of hate crimes in 2019. Nearly two-thirds are anti-Semitic.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/1/2019, 10:16 PM
Poway shooter pleads not guilty to 108 hate crime charges

Poway shooter pleads not guilty to 108 hate crime charges

John Earnest, who killed one and wounded 3 at Chabad synagogue in Poway, pleads not guilty to federal hate crime charges.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2019, 2:01 PM
Charlottesville attacker pleads guilty to hate crimes

Charlottesville attacker pleads guilty to hate crimes

James Alex Fields Jr. pleads guilty to federal hate crimes in connection with attack on Charlottesville counter-protesters in 2017.Ben Ariel, 3/28/2019, 1:10 AM
Jews dancing with Omar

Jews dancing with Omar

Suddenly, a lapsed generation becomes Jewish in capital letters, but as partners for the other side Jack Engelhard, 3/12/2019, 10:30 AM
3 men charged with hate crimes for attacks on Jews in NYC

3 men charged with hate crimes for attacks on Jews in NYC

Assailants charged for recent string of attacks on Jewish men in Crown Heights in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/3/2019, 8:38 PM
Anti-Semitic graffiti found on L.A. synagogue

Anti-Semitic graffiti found on L.A. synagogue

Police are investigating who wrote “f**king Jews” on the Mishkan Torah religious seminary and synagogue in the neighborhood of Tarzana.JTA, 2/1/2019, 3:06 PM
European Imams call for murder of Jews

European Imams call for murder of Jews

Outright calls to murder Jews have become a pattern among European Muslim clergy, but western politicians are bent on hiding it. They know why.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/21/2018, 6:20 AM
FBI: Hate crimes against Jews rise 37%

FBI: Hate crimes against Jews rise 37%

Jewish remain primary target of religion-based hate crimes in the US, according to new statistics.JTA, 11/13/2018, 10:53 PM
Sharp rise in UK hate crimes targeting religious minorities

Sharp rise in UK hate crimes targeting religious minorities

Number of hate crimes based on religion jumps 40% in England and Wales.JTA, 10/17/2018, 7:38 AM
Trump signs law expanding protections to religious institutions

Trump signs law expanding protections to religious institutions

The bipartisan law expands hate crime protections to religious institutions.JTA, 10/4/2018, 9:26 AM
Jews minority most targeted by hate crimes in Canada

Jews minority most targeted by hate crimes in Canada

Data finds Jews were the most targeted minority group for hate crimes in Canada last year.JTA, 11/29/2017, 9:49 PM
Report: Jewish community most targeted by hate crimes in 2016

Report: Jewish community most targeted by hate crimes in 2016

Hate crimes against Jews in Canada rise, while those against Muslims decrease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2017, 8:46 AM
Jewish family’s adopted son accused of trashing Chabad preschool

Jewish family’s adopted son accused of trashing Chabad preschool

Florida teenager scrawls Hitler slur on Chabad preschool, smashes bookshelves and televisions.JTA, 11/18/2017, 5:58 PM
FBI reports rise in anti-Semitic crimes

FBI reports rise in anti-Semitic crimes

The number of anti-Semitic hate crimes in the United States rose slightly in 2016, according to new statistics.Ben Ariel, 11/14/2017, 5:39 AM
Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council pushes bill to curb hate crimes

Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council pushes bill to curb hate crimes

The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council urges Congress to pass legislation aimed at strengthening efforts to combat hate crimes.JTA, 6/8/2017, 9:49 PM
2 of every 3 NYC subway hate crimes this year targeted Jews

2 of every 3 NYC subway hate crimes this year targeted Jews

NYPD reports that anti-Semitic graffiti is the most common hate crime on New York City subways. Hate crimes up four times year over year.JTA, 4/26/2017, 6:28 PM
New York State to establish hate crimes task force

New York State to establish hate crimes task force

New York Police man new task force, work with Division of Human Rights.JTA, 4/19/2017, 10:29 AM
Hate crimes on the rise in the US

Hate crimes on the rise in the US

A Muslim community in Iowa meets with the FBI on new hate-crime discoveries., 3/23/2017, 11:46 AM
Toronto hate crimes increase, with Jews targeted the most

Toronto hate crimes increase, with Jews targeted the most

Hate crimes increase by 8% in Toronto, Canada. Jews most targeted group.JTA, 3/20/2017, 9:18 PM
Hundreds rally against hate in Philadelphia

Hundreds rally against hate in Philadelphia

Hundreds attend rally in Philadelphia following vandalism of local Jewish cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2017, 5:43 AM
Homeland Security Secretary: Protect US Jewish centers

Homeland Security Secretary: Protect US Jewish centers

200 threatening calls have been received in recent months by Jewish institutions, NY police report 94% increase in anti-Jewish hate crimes.Yoel Domb, 3/2/2017, 10:35 AM
Kansas shooting kills 1, injures 1

Kansas shooting kills 1, injures 1

Indian man killed, another wounded in suspected Kansas hate crime.AFP, 2/25/2017, 6:52 PM
White House: Hate violence is 'unacceptable'

White House: Hate violence is 'unacceptable'

White House denounces spate of bomb threats against Jewish community centers.Ben Ariel, 2/21/2017, 4:27 AM
Publisher shuts Turkey weekly over offensive Moses cartoon

Publisher shuts Turkey weekly over offensive Moses cartoon

Publisher fires entire staff after cartoon published depicting Moses spewing curse words.AFP, 2/19/2017, 8:04 AM
Number of US hate groups rose in 2016

Number of US hate groups rose in 2016

The number of hate groups in the United States rose in 2016, and most of them subscribe to anti-Semitic views.JTA, 2/16/2017, 5:33 AM
FBI investigating JCC bomb threats as hate crime

FBI investigating JCC bomb threats as hate crime

FBI briefs Jewish community leaders, says it is investigating recent rash of bomb threats to Jewish community centers as a hate crime.Ben Ariel and JTA, 1/27/2017, 5:07 AM
Britain to adopt new definition of anti-Semitism

Britain to adopt new definition of anti-Semitism

British government to formally adopt a definition of what constitutes anti-Semitism and which includes condemnation of Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2016, 3:15 AM
NYPD sees 'huge spike' in hate crimes post-election

NYPD sees 'huge spike' in hate crimes post-election

New York Police Department says it has seen a dramatic rise in hate crimes following the election, the majority directed at Jews.JTA, 12/6/2016, 2:31 AM
ADL finds OSCE member states failing to report hate crimes

ADL finds OSCE member states failing to report hate crimes

The “overwhelming majority” of participating countries in the OSCE, are not adequately reporting hate crimes, according to a new report.JTA, 11/30/2016, 8:30 PM
NY governor orders statewide hate crimes unit

NY governor orders statewide hate crimes unit

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo orders the formation of a new statewide hate crimes unit following an "explosion of hate crimes".JTA, 11/22/2016, 5:10 AM
Huckabee apologizes for blaming vandalism on 'Jewish liberals'

Huckabee apologizes for blaming vandalism on 'Jewish liberals'

Mike Huckabee apologizes for posting false news report blaming “Jewish” students for alleged hate crime that involved a mention of Trump.JTA, 11/18/2016, 3:00 AM
FBI: Criminal hate crimes against Jews rose by 9 percent in 2015

FBI: Criminal hate crimes against Jews rose by 9 percent in 2015

Rise in hate crimes against Muslims and Jews contributed to a 6.8 percent overall increase in 2015 incidents from the previous year.JTA, 11/15/2016, 5:45 AM
The "Muslim Hate Crimes Increase" hoax

The "Muslim Hate Crimes Increase" hoax

If going from 4 to 14 incidents in NJ is presented as a 250% increase in a study without giving the actual numbers or mentioning that there were 113 incidents against Jews, it sure looks bad. Daniel Greenfield, 10/19/2016, 8:33 AM
UK Jewish groups condemn hate crimes after Brexit

UK Jewish groups condemn hate crimes after Brexit

Jewish groups in Britain condemn uptick in racist harassment and other hate crimes following referendum.JTA, 6/30/2016, 3:02 AM
Rising hate crimes in the UK - what can be done?

Rising hate crimes in the UK - what can be done?

Campaign Against Antisemitism's Jonathan Sacerdoti: "Statistics are a surprise. Britain is safe, we don't people to leave like in France"Yoni Kempinski, 5/1/2016, 10:40 PM
Minister to Leftists: What About Arab Firebombs?

Minister to Leftists: What About Arab Firebombs?

Min. Gilad Erdan in special Knesset discussion after recent murders points out leftists' hypocrisy over hate crimes.Arutz Sheva staff, 8/4/2015, 1:20 PM
Paintball Attacks Targeting Jews in Brooklyn

Paintball Attacks Targeting Jews in Brooklyn

NYPD searching for culprits in recent string of attacks with a paintball gun targeting religious Jews in Brooklyn.Cynthia Blank, 7/8/2015, 4:31 PM
Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes Spike in NYC

Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes Spike in NYC

27% increase in anti-Semitic crimes in the Big Apple as of June 2015 as hate crimes in general become more frequent.Tova Dvorin, 6/29/2015, 4:27 PM
Zionist Youths Visit Druze Victim of Racist Attack

Zionist Youths Visit Druze Victim of Racist Attack

Members of Im Tirtzu visited Druze soldier who was attacked after speaking Arabic outside a club in a kibbutz.Gil Ronen, 2/9/2015, 2:15 PM