Author who called Gaza 'a ghetto' won't deliver keynote speech at national ceremony

Author who called Gaza 'a ghetto' won't deliver keynote speech at national ceremony

Abdelkader Benali, author who railed against Jews, quits as speaker for Dutch Holocaust commemoration following storm of criticism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Monday, 8:00 AM
Blood libel 2020: Jews spread Covid-19

Blood libel 2020: Jews spread Covid-19

Diaspora Min. releases report on anti-Semitism in 2020 amid Covid-19 and presents forecast for 2021 indicating sharp rise in anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:00 AM
Belgium: Anti-Semitic remarks by Aalst carnival head

Belgium: Anti-Semitic remarks by Aalst carnival head

COVID-19 comment spurs an anti-Semitism complaint filed against head of Belgium’s Jew-mocking Aalst carnival.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Saturday, 9:06 PM
Dutch panel taps author accused of anti-Semitism as keynote speaker for Holocaust memorial

Dutch panel taps author accused of anti-Semitism as keynote speaker for Holocaust memorial

Abdelkader Benali chosen to deliver annual address for Amsterdam's main Holocaust memorial ceremony - despite his history of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, Friday, 2:59 PM
Austria presents strategy on fighting anti-Semitism

Austria presents strategy on fighting anti-Semitism

Plan includes improving protection of synagogues, improved education about Judaism and stricter prosecution of hate crimes.Elad Benari, Friday, 6:14 AM
Tunisian president blames country's problems on 'thieving Jews'

Tunisian president blames country's problems on 'thieving Jews'

As deteriorating economic situation sparks renewed social protests, Tunisia's president says 'thieving Jews' are to blame for crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2021, 12:36 PM
U of C, Riverside professor says 'Zionism politically toxified our schools'

U of C, Riverside professor says 'Zionism politically toxified our schools'

Dylan Rodriguez, a University of California, Riverside professor, claims backlash proves ‘very toxicity’ of Zionism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/18/2021, 7:52 AM
Morocco becomes second Arab country to promote combating anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism

Morocco becomes second Arab country to promote combating anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism

Official Moroccan government-backed institution joins agreement with US to fight anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/17/2021, 10:43 PM
Biden nominee says she erred in inviting anti-Semitic lecturer

Biden nominee says she erred in inviting anti-Semitic lecturer

Kirsten Clarke, Biden's nominee for top civil rights position, says she would not 'give platform again' to anti-Semitic lecturers.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 1/15/2021, 8:10 AM
France to deport driver who refused to take orders for kosher food

France to deport driver who refused to take orders for kosher food

French court convicts delivery driver of anti-Semitic discrimination for refusing to take orders for kosher food.Ben Ariel, 1/15/2021, 4:59 AM
Montreal synagogue defaced with swastikas

Montreal synagogue defaced with swastikas

Swastikas painted onto doors of Congregation Shaar Hashomayim in Montreal. Suspect also reportedly had a gasoline canister.Elad Benari, 1/14/2021, 5:42 AM
Biden nominates Black supremacist who endorsed anti-Semitic lecturer

Biden nominates Black supremacist who endorsed anti-Semitic lecturer

Biden taps as head of DOJ Civil Rights Division woman who claimed blacks are racially superior, endorsed anti-Semitic professor.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2021, 9:31 PM
Berlin: Man injured in anti-Semitic attack

Berlin: Man injured in anti-Semitic attack

33-year-old man and a police officer assaulted during apparently anti-Semitic attack in German capital.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 1/8/2021, 1:28 PM
Man interrupts Israeli reporter’s broadcast during Capitol riot with anti-Semitic slurs

Man interrupts Israeli reporter’s broadcast during Capitol riot with anti-Semitic slurs

Live broadcast by Israeli journalist from US Capitol chaos interrupted by an agitator who used anti-Semitic slurs.Laura E. Adkins/JTA, 1/7/2021, 9:45 PM
UK: Children's Shakespeare leaves out 'Merchant of Venice' over anti-Semitism

UK: Children's Shakespeare leaves out 'Merchant of Venice' over anti-Semitism

Popular British children’s author decides not to include infamous play about Jewish money lender from adaptation of Shakespeare for childrenCnaan Liphshitz/JTA, 1/5/2021, 5:49 PM
Flyers warning of Jewish ‘war’ on whites found in Staten Island

Flyers warning of Jewish ‘war’ on whites found in Staten Island

New Jersey white supremacist group posts over a dozen anti-Semitic flyers in Staten Island alleging Antifa is a Jewish organization.Ben Sales/JTA, 1/5/2021, 5:28 PM
'You spread disease': Haredi passengers harassed on flight from New Jersey to Israel

'You spread disease': Haredi passengers harassed on flight from New Jersey to Israel

Couple forced off of United Airlines flight after they repeatedly harassed haredi passengers in the terminal and onboard the plane.David Rosenberg, 1/5/2021, 3:17 PM
UC Merced opens inquiry into professor’s anti-Semitic tweets

UC Merced opens inquiry into professor’s anti-Semitic tweets

University of California at Merced launches probe into anti-Semitic posts by engineering school professor.Gabriel Greschler, JTA, 1/1/2021, 9:31 AM
Watch: Vandal strikes 4 Brooklyn synagogues in 1 hour

Watch: Vandal strikes 4 Brooklyn synagogues in 1 hour

Graffiti vandal defaces 4 synagogues, breaking into one of them, in Shabbat hate-spree.Gary Willig, 12/31/2020, 8:23 PM
University of London refunds tuition to Jewish student who complained of anti-Semitism

University of London refunds tuition to Jewish student who complained of anti-Semitism

University of London refunds tuition it received from a Canadian-Jewish student who dropped out due to alleged anti-Semitic harassment.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/30/2020, 10:01 PM
Graffiti reading ‘murdering Jews we will hang you’ painted at Spanish Jewish cemetery

Graffiti reading ‘murdering Jews we will hang you’ painted at Spanish Jewish cemetery

'A good Jew is a dead Jew' and 'murdering Jews, we will hang you,' spray-painted at entrance to Jewish cemetery near Madrid, Spain.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/25/2020, 8:26 AM
Bulgarian synagogue, Halle memorial targeted in spate of crimes on Jewish sites in Europe

Bulgarian synagogue, Halle memorial targeted in spate of crimes on Jewish sites in Europe

'Free Palestine, Israel=Nazis' spray painted on synagogue in Bulgaria. Vandals attempt to set Israeli flag on fire in Halle, Germany.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/25/2020, 7:44 AM
Ukraine International Airlines fined for 'public humiliation' of Jewish travelers

Ukraine International Airlines fined for 'public humiliation' of Jewish travelers

Israeli court fined UIA NIS 5,000 for incident that occurred almost 3 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2020, 2:55 PM
Neo-Nazi sentenced to life in prison for Halle synagogue attack

Neo-Nazi sentenced to life in prison for Halle synagogue attack

German court hands down life sentence to Stephan Balliet over his deadly attack in Halle outside a synagogue during Yom Kippur prayers.AFP, 12/21/2020, 3:00 PM
Brooklyn: Swastika spray painted on Beis Ya'akov high school

Brooklyn: Swastika spray painted on Beis Ya'akov high school

Police searching for two suspects after Orthodox Jewish school vandalized in New York City with swastika.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2020, 11:19 AM
Germany: Verdict due Monday in deadly anti-Semitic rampage

Germany: Verdict due Monday in deadly anti-Semitic rampage

German court to hand down verdict in case of anti-Semitic rampage in Halle last year.AFP, 12/21/2020, 7:30 AM
Miss France runner-up suffers anti-Semitism on Twitter

Miss France runner-up suffers anti-Semitism on Twitter

Runner-up of Miss France 2021 competition subjected to anti-Semitic abuse on social media after revealing her Israeli origins.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2020, 4:05 AM
Jewish family assaulted in France after playing Hebrew song in their car

Jewish family assaulted in France after playing Hebrew song in their car

Bottles hurled at Jewish family near Paris after they played Hebrew songs in their car. 4 suspects arrested.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/20/2020, 4:21 PM
Jeremy Corbyn's brother compares COVID vaccine to Holocaust

Jeremy Corbyn's brother compares COVID vaccine to Holocaust

Group of brother of former Labour leader distributing leaflets comparing COVID-19 vaccination program to Auschwitz atrocities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2020, 6:41 AM
Menorah at Dartmouth shot with pellets in latest Hanukkah attack

Menorah at Dartmouth shot with pellets in latest Hanukkah attack

Public menorah at Dartmouth College shot with pellet gun, destroying seven of its nine lights in latest Hanukkah attack.Ben Sales, JTA, 12/18/2020, 7:18 AM
OU applauds Senate passage of bipartisan legislation to combat anti-Semitism

OU applauds Senate passage of bipartisan legislation to combat anti-Semitism

Legislation elevates State Dept. envoy in rank and provides that office with greater resources to combat anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2020, 8:34 AM
NY Jewish high school’s website defaced with neo-Nazi imagery

NY Jewish high school’s website defaced with neo-Nazi imagery

Homepage of the North Shore Hebrew Academy hacked to show video of Nazi march, song calling for death of Jews.Ben Sales/JTA, 12/15/2020, 10:47 PM
Lexington, KY Chabad community facing string of anti-Semitic attacks

Lexington, KY Chabad community facing string of anti-Semitic attacks

Attack committed outside Jewish student center on Hanukkah in latest in strong of anti-Semitic attacks.i24NEWS, 12/15/2020, 9:40 PM
‘Jews to the graves,’ Ukrainian ultranationalist shouted as he toppled Kyiv menorah

‘Jews to the graves,’ Ukrainian ultranationalist shouted as he toppled Kyiv menorah

Radical Ukrainian ultranationalist shouts 'Jews to the graves' while toppling menorah in downtown Kyiv.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/14/2020, 2:27 PM
Man run over during anti-Semitic attack on Chabad menorah lighting in Kentucky

Man run over during anti-Semitic attack on Chabad menorah lighting in Kentucky

1 injured in attack on Chabad menorah lightning ceremony in Lexington, Kentucky.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 12/14/2020, 7:23 AM
4 passengers threaten to blow up Belgian train unless ‘cancer Jews’ get off

4 passengers threaten to blow up Belgian train unless ‘cancer Jews’ get off

Passengers take control of intercom system on Belgian train, demanding 'cancer Jews' leave, threatening to blow up train if Jews remain.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/11/2020, 7:13 AM
French stabber who 'wanted to kill a Jew' deemed unfit to stand trial

French stabber who 'wanted to kill a Jew' deemed unfit to stand trial

French court accepts insanity defense for man who stabbed his neighbor because he 'wanted to kill a Jew.'Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA, 12/9/2020, 10:59 PM
Argentina: Rugby players outed over anti-Semitic tweets reinstated

Argentina: Rugby players outed over anti-Semitic tweets reinstated

3 members of Argentina's national rugby team, including the captain, suspended for anti-Jewish tweets - only to be reinstated days later.JTA, 12/9/2020, 2:43 PM
Roald Dahl's family apologizes for author's anti-Semitic comments

Roald Dahl's family apologizes for author's anti-Semitic comments

'Hitler didn't pick on the Jews for no reason.' Relatives of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' author apologize for anti-Jewish comments.AFP, 12/6/2020, 3:29 PM
'You and your prayer book can get off'

'You and your prayer book can get off'

Orthodox Jewish woman says she was thrown off flight after staff claimed she prayed without mask. Woman denies claim, cites anti-Semitism.Michal Levy, 12/6/2020, 11:54 AM
English Premier League adopts IHRA anti-Semitism definition

English Premier League adopts IHRA anti-Semitism definition

Combat Anti-Semitism Movement: 'Premier League is sending an important message to fans worldwide that there is no place for anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2020, 1:22 PM
'Freedom of faith for Jewish communities must be guaranteed'

'Freedom of faith for Jewish communities must be guaranteed'

President of Conference of European Rabbis responds to EU’s declaration to mainstream prevention and countering of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2020, 12:57 AM
EU: Anti-Semitism 'incompatible' with values

EU: Anti-Semitism 'incompatible' with values

WJC applauds Council of European Union declaration to universalize fight against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2020, 7:09 PM
German neo-Nazi group 'Sturmbrigade 44' outlawed

German neo-Nazi group 'Sturmbrigade 44' outlawed

Authorities raid offices of the 'Sturmbrigade 44', aka 'Wolfsbrigade 44', a neo-Nazi group, as German government bans the movement.AFP, 12/1/2020, 2:32 PM
Hungarian culture czar retracts article comparing Soros to Hitler

Hungarian culture czar retracts article comparing Soros to Hitler

Government-appointed cultural commissioner says he will retract anti-George Soros article "independently of what I think".Ben Ariel, 11/30/2020, 5:02 AM
Amazon investigating Alexa's anti-Semitic responses

Amazon investigating Alexa's anti-Semitic responses

Amazon launches inquiry after British MPs complain about Alexa's anti-Semitic responses to questions about Jews, Israel and the Holocaust.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/27/2020, 9:57 PM
'Slaughter all Jews!'- Rabbi assaulted at knifepoint in Vienna

'Slaughter all Jews!'- Rabbi assaulted at knifepoint in Vienna

Woman brandishing knife attacks rabbi in Austria, calling for murder of Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2020, 11:41 AM
Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Six weeks ago, Facebook announced a ban on Holocaust denial. It’s still easy to find.

Despite Facebook announcing ban on Holocaust denial, anti-Semitism and content questioning veracity of the Holocaust still easy to find.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/27/2020, 8:40 AM
Nearly 1,500 anti-Semitic Crimes Recorded in the EU in 2019

Nearly 1,500 anti-Semitic Crimes Recorded in the EU in 2019

22% of hate crimes in Europe were against Jews despite Jews being less than 1% of the population.i24News, 11/26/2020, 10:16 PM
Canada's former justice minister named anti-Semitism envoy

Canada's former justice minister named anti-Semitism envoy

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau names Irwin Cotler as Canada's special envoy on preserving Holocaust remembrance and combating anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 11/26/2020, 4:10 AM
22% of hate crimes in Europe were against Jews, report shows

22% of hate crimes in Europe were against Jews, report shows

Jews make up less than 1% of the population of Europe and yet are the victims of more than 1/5 of all hate crimes on the continent.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 11/25/2020, 8:53 PM
Ohio Jewish couple targeted in stone-throwing attack

Ohio Jewish couple targeted in stone-throwing attack

Couple from Columbus say they were victims of anti-Semitic hate crime by their neighbor.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/25/2020, 7:18 AM
B’nai Brith Canada urges police action over anti-Semitic incitement

B’nai Brith Canada urges police action over anti-Semitic incitement

B’nai Brith Canada reaches out to police following revelation of incitement by imam in the province of British Columbia.Ben Ariel, 11/25/2020, 3:37 AM
Iranian man arrested for throwing block at German synagogue

Iranian man arrested for throwing block at German synagogue

Man arrested for throwing block through window of chief rabbi's office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2020, 8:18 PM
Rabbis accuse Jewish Voice for Peace of being a 'figleaf for anti-Semitism'

Rabbis accuse Jewish Voice for Peace of being a 'figleaf for anti-Semitism'

CJV rabbinic org. criticizes Jewish Voice for Peace for hosting panel on fighting anti-Semitism featuring speakers accused of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2020, 3:21 PM
San Francisco Bay Area Jewish students face anti-Semitic harassment online

San Francisco Bay Area Jewish students face anti-Semitic harassment online

Jewish students at San Francisco-area high school targeted for harassment by Holocaust deniers.Ben Sales, JTA, 11/24/2020, 9:54 AM
Dutch politician resigns following party’s anti-Semitism scandal

Dutch politician resigns following party’s anti-Semitism scandal

Leader of Dutch rightist party quits after members of party's youth movement accused of anti-Semitic behavior.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/24/2020, 7:47 AM