Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered at Toronto school

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns anti-Semitic graffiti at Toronto school located in an area with a large Jewish population.Elad Benari, Thursday, 5:37 AM

'You call it humor, I call it horror' - Brazilian -Israeli analyst slams Holocaust 'joke'

Brazilian Jewish groups slam German comedian for Holocaust joke.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 5/26/2020, 8:25 AM

Anti-Semitism in Brazil: 'Jews are miserly, Jews are wicked'

First Jewish president of Brazilian Congress victimized by anti-Semitic slurs online.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 5/22/2020, 8:28 AM

Ukrainian officer who demanded lists of Jews is fired

Ukraine minister fires senior police officer who demanded list of Kolomyya's Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2020, 12:39 PM

Video making fun of Holocaust survivor was 'just a joke,' video creator says

TikTok video that makes fun of numbers tattooed on arms of Holocaust survivors gets over 600,000 views.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/20/2020, 7:45 AM

Menorah at a North Carolina university’s Chabad center is vandalized

Vandals knock down large menorah in front of Chabad of Elon University, causing thousands of dollars in damage.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/19/2020, 3:27 PM

US religious freedom body funding research project on anti-Semitism in Europe

New research project would enhance understanding of anti-Semitism and government response to it, commission says.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/19/2020, 8:11 AM

Alaska lawmaker compares requirement to wear COVID-19 screening stickers to yellow stars

Alaska lawmaker apologizes ‘for any offense taken’ after likening pandemic regulations to Nazi rules.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/18/2020, 8:35 AM

George Washington University will keep anti-Israel interim dean who openly supports BDS

George Washington U stands by appointment of interim dean who backs boycott Israel movement, says she has 'respect for all students.'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/18/2020, 8:22 AM

France: Holocaust survivor Mireille Knoll's killers to stand trial for anti-Semitic murder

Paris prosecutors say Holocaust survivor’s 2018 slaying was an anti-Semitic murder.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/16/2020, 8:52 PM

Man who called to ‘overthrow’ Jews while giving Nazi salute charged in buy of illegal guns

FBI files charges against two men for purchasing illegal firearms, including one man who declared hatred of Jews, blacks.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/15/2020, 1:53 PM

Strategic Affairs Ministry report: Coronavirus exploited to spread anti-Semitism

New report details how anti-Israel, anti-Jewish and anti-Israel propaganda during coronavirus pandemic is similar to classic anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 10:02 PM

ADL: Anti-Semitic incidents reach record high in 2019

ADL annual report finds more than 2,100 acts of anti-Semitic hate, for a 56 percent increase in assaults, five fatalities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 2:12 PM

2 arrested for allegedly ripping face masks off Jews in Brooklyn

Couple shouts anti-Semitic slurs at group of hasidic Jews, tries to rip face masks off several men.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/12/2020, 8:29 AM

37 Jewish scholars call to fire Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner over BDS opposition

37 Israeli and Jewish scholars call for removal of Germany's anti-Semitism czar, over his refusal to include pro-BDS professor at event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 12:56 PM

Germany: Rise in anti-Semitic incidents following Yom Kippur attack

Anti-Semitism monitor in Germany finds that reported incidents rose following the attack on Halle synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 5:52 AM

Syrian vandalizes Amsterdam kosher restaurant a second time

Syrian who in 2017 broke into kosher restaurant in Amsterdam arrested again for smashing its windows while holding a lighter.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/8/2020, 11:44 PM

GoDaddy removes website promoting 'Miss Hitler' beauty pageant

Web-hosting company suspends domain of a website running the global “Miss Hitler 2020” beauty pageant for violating terms of service.Elad Benari, 5/8/2020, 4:36 AM

Vermont political forum including Jewish candidate hit by anti-Semitic ‘Zoombombing’

Political forum featuring Jewish candidate hit by anti-Semitic 'zoom bombing' with swastikas.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/7/2020, 10:09 PM urged to shut down website hosting ‘Miss Hitler’ pageant

Anti-Semitism watchdog group urges to close website which is promoting neo-Nazi beauty pageant.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/5/2020, 7:56 AM

UK’s new Labour chief has failed to crack down on anti-Semitism, British Jewish groups say

Despite new Labour UK chief's vow to combat anti-Semitism, UK Jewish groups say Keir Starmer has failed to turn words into action.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/5/2020, 7:09 AM

First dictionary editor thought term 'anti-Semite' would have no use

Oxford English Dictionary editor James Murray left term 'anti-Semite' out of dictionary, thought it would fall out of use.AFP, 5/4/2020, 4:40 PM

Alberta union head describes ‘scrambling’ for shekels in criticism of health care payout

Labor union chief apologizes after using anti-Semitic stereotype to criticize health care payout.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/4/2020, 7:15 AM

Canadian municipalities adopt IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

York Regional Council, representing municipalities north of Toronto, adopts IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/2/2020, 12:56 AM

Jewish security network plans for threat contingencies when institutions reopen

Security network for American Jewish organizations sets up task force to prepare institutions for threats they may face upon reopening.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/1/2020, 7:29 AM

Bill de Blasio to Jewish community: 'The time for warnings has passed'

From mayoral Twitter account, New York City's Bill de Blasio directly addresses warning to entire Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2020, 11:39 AM

Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada rise to record high for 4th straight year

League for Human Rights, part of B’nai Brith Canada, recorded 2,207 anti-Semitic incidents in 2019 Annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents.Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/28/2020, 8:38 PM

Yakkov Hagoel: 'Memorial Day must commemorate victims of anti-Semitism around the world'

World Zionist Organization dep. chair says those killed in anti-Semitic attacks around the world should be added to Memorial Day death toll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2020, 9:51 AM

Biden releases 3-point plan to protect Jews, other minorities

Biden marks Poway synagogue shooting anniversary with plan for increased protections for Jews and other minority groups.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 4/28/2020, 7:50 AM

Anti-Semitic fliers left at homes and on cars in southwestern Montana city

During coronavirus lockdown, fliers reading 'With Jews You Lose' distributed in Montana town.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/26/2020, 6:42 PM

Romanian priest who filmed anti-Semitic Easter greeting replaced

Archdiocese of Bucharest replaces spokesperson accused of equating Jews with virus.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/25/2020, 8:27 PM

New Trump appointee said 'Soros' political agenda requires a pandemic'

Trump administration health spokesman, Michael Caputo, tweets about Soros and Rothschild family ‘control.’Ron Kampeas, JTA, 4/24/2020, 1:07 PM

Ohio: Senator's wife compares coronavirus exit plan to Nazi Germany

Wife of Ohio state senator compares Jewish health chief’s support for reopening plan to Nazi Germany.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/24/2020, 10:18 AM

Berlin Holocaust remembrance event hacked with anti-Semitic messages and images

Hackers shout anti-Semitic slogans and show images of Hitler while hacking online Holocaust Remembrance Day event.Toby Axelrod , 4/24/2020, 8:12 AM

Massachusetts: Anti-Semitic graffiti - on Holocaust Remembrance Day

‘Palestine’ in Arabic spray-painted on UMass Hillel on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/24/2020, 7:41 AM

Coronavirus, conspiracies and Israelophobia

Israel's Strategic Affairs Ministry to host conference on coronavirus and its affects on anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2020, 11:54 AM

NJ man accused of ordering attacks on synagogues released from jail

New Jersey man arrested for organizing attacks on synagogues in the Midwest released from jail and sent to house arrest.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/22/2020, 7:44 AM

Firebombing damages Jewish center in Ukraine

19th-century building which serves as a synagogue and a JCC attacked in Kherson, Ukraine.Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/21/2020, 10:55 PM

Survey: Most US Jews feel less safe than a decade ago

ADL survey finds more than half of American Jews have experienced an anti-Semitic incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 6:30 PM

ADL: Majority of US Jews have experienced or witnessed anti-Semitism in recent years

63% of American Jews feel less safe now than they did a decade ago, ADL study finds.Ben Sales, JTA, 4/21/2020, 2:04 PM

Anti-Semitic hack of online ceremony with Holocaust survivor

Online meeting with Holocaust survivor hacked by anti-Israel activists shouting anti-Semitic slogans and posting pictures of Adolf Hitler.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 10:16 AM

Windows of Connecticut synagogue shot with BB gun

New Haven, Connecticut synagogue's windows shot full of holes.Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/19/2020, 10:19 PM

Anti-Semitic Easter poem published in California newspaper

Sacramento daily apologizes for running Easter ad it says was anti-Semitic.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/18/2020, 9:16 PM

Poland: Window of Jewish community building smashed

41-year-old man arrested for smashing window of building that houses offices of the Jewish community group in city of Wroclaw.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/18/2020, 1:30 AM

'Incitement against Jews is rising during coronavirus crisis'

Memorial to Anne Frank destroyed in Idaho, anti-Semitic acts reported in Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2020, 8:48 PM

Leader of international neo-Nazi group was 13-year-old from Estonia: Report

Police say suspect cannot be arrested, parents must play role in steering child away from 'violent extremism.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/14/2020, 1:27 PM

Scottish landlord: 'Jews are clever, the richest people in the world, she should be proud'

Landlord to Scottish bagel shop owner: Coronavirus rent negotiation is ‘typical Jewish behavior.’Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/14/2020, 7:51 AM

Spate of anti-Semitic graffiti hits Toronto

B’nai Brith Canada denounces anti-Semitic graffiti in the downtown Toronto area over the Passover holiday.Elad Benari, 4/14/2020, 6:07 AM

Synagogue torched in northern Russia

Arsonists cause severe damage to large synagogue in Arkhangelsk, the northernmost Jewish institution in Russia.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 4/13/2020, 7:41 PM

Local man arrested in vandalism of Rockville, Maryland, synagogue

Suspect in Maryland synagogue vandalism is arrested, released on bond.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/13/2020, 2:48 PM

Senior priest in Romania accused of comparing Jews to virus in Easter greeting

'Traditional religious anti-Semitism passes from generation to generation,' says director of Romanian center for combating anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/13/2020, 12:31 PM

Second synagogue vandalized in Huntsville, Alabama, days after the first

Days after one synagogue vandalized in Huntsville, Alabama, another synagogue was vandalizedMarcy Oster/JTA, 4/12/2020, 9:14 PM

ADL: Online anti-Semitism could turn into real danger after coronavirus crisis ends

ADL Israel director explains how anti-Semites exploit coronavirus crisis to blame Jews just as Jews were blamed for diseases in history.Nitzan Keidar, 4/12/2020, 4:53 PM

Anti-semitic slur spray-painted on Los Angeles synagogue

ADL condemns anti-Semitic slur spray-painted on Los Angeles synagogue. 'Shocking to see this hateful message.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/10/2020, 7:31 AM

Sticker linking coronavirus with the Holocaust found on Hamburg subway

World Zionist Organization vice-chairman condemns anti-Semitic conspiracy theories blaming Jews for the coronavirus pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2020, 11:46 PM

Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on Boston-area Chabad center

Chabad Center in Brookline, near Boston, is vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti written in Russian.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/8/2020, 11:48 AM

New UK Labour leader vows to address the 'disgrace of anti-Semitism'

Keir Starmer speaks to Jewish leaders, vows to set up an independent complaints process for anti-Semitism in the party.Elad Benari, 4/8/2020, 6:31 AM