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Dutch soccer player targeted in anti-Semitic mural after signing with 'Jewish' team

Dutch soccer player targeted in anti-Semitic mural after signing with 'Jewish' team

Jewish community org demands apology after Steven Berghuis depicted as Holocaust victim for signing with rival team known for Jewish fans.Dan Verbin, 27/07/2021 21:25
Wiesenthal Centre letter to European Commission becomes public record

Wiesenthal Centre letter to European Commission becomes public record

'European Union passes new rules to counter terrorism financing and money-laundering while also addressing online terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 14:58
Canadian gov't promises $5m to increase security for Jewish institutions

Canadian gov't promises $5m to increase security for Jewish institutions

Canada will spend $5m to strengthen security at Jewish institutions, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau tells anti-Semitism summit.David Lazarus, JTA, 23/07/2021 08:03
Canadian PM: 'Good intentions are not enough' to combat Jew hate

Canadian PM: 'Good intentions are not enough' to combat Jew hate

PM Trudeau speaks at national anti-Semitism summit criticized for failing to invite opposition leaders, including Jewish Green Party leader.Dan Verbin, 22/07/2021 15:06
Polish marchers blame Jews for the COVID-19 pandemic

Polish marchers blame Jews for the COVID-19 pandemic

'We know who is behind this whole 'plandemic,'' Polish marcher says.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 22/07/2021 09:30
B'nai Brith launches petition in wake of "unchecked anti-Semitism" on U of Toronto campus

B'nai Brith launches petition in wake of "unchecked anti-Semitism" on U of Toronto campus

Organization calls for resignation of faculty association head for offensive comments and for school to combat growing campus anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 20/07/2021 21:59
Recho Omondi apologizes to Jewish community

Recho Omondi apologizes to Jewish community

Popular fashion podcaster apologizes for saying many of the 'racist' founders and slaveowners of the US were Jews.Ben Sales/JTA, 20/07/2021 18:42
Appeal of editor of anti-Semitic Toronto newspaper denied

Appeal of editor of anti-Semitic Toronto newspaper denied

James Sears, editor of Toronto newspaper Your Ward News, was found guilty of promoting hatred against Jews and women.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/07/2021 01:44
Dismissed BBC reporter: They caved to a 'pro-Israel mob'

Dismissed BBC reporter: They caved to a 'pro-Israel mob'

Reporter who was fired from BBC for tweets proclaiming "Hitler was right" says BBC capitulated to external pro-Israel interest groups.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/07/2021 00:07
Toronto police arrest man in connection with two anti-Semitic incidents

Toronto police arrest man in connection with two anti-Semitic incidents

Toronto police arrest 32-year-old following two incidents in which anti-Semitic slurs were hurled at victims.Elad Benari, 16/07/2021 03:12
Lapid: All hate is anti-Semitism

Lapid: All hate is anti-Semitism

Foreign Minister says 'anti-Semites were slave traders, Hutu's who slaughtered Tutsi's, those who kill LGBT youth.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 18:40
'Israel is new excuse for the old anti-Semitism'

'Israel is new excuse for the old anti-Semitism'

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder calls for global fight against anti-Semitism threatening Israel and the Jewish people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 17:52
German Jewish leader calls on next government to be proactive against Jew hatred

German Jewish leader calls on next government to be proactive against Jew hatred

Dr. Josef Schuste praises government for creating anti-Semitism commissioner, urges next government to continue its proactive policies.Dan Verbin, 15/07/2021 15:43
Jewish community concerned by anti-Semitic assaults in Toronto

Jewish community concerned by anti-Semitic assaults in Toronto

Members of Jewish community in Toronto concern following two incidents of anti-Semitism in the city this past week.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 05:02
American Imam: U.S. allows theft so that Jews go to Israel

American Imam: U.S. allows theft so that Jews go to Israel

Islamic scholar in America claims the US government allows theft in order to spawn hatred, force Jews to leave for Israel.MEMRI, 14/07/2021 13:30
Professor fired from Oregon university after alleging antisemitism sues for $4 million

Professor fired from Oregon university after alleging antisemitism sues for $4 million

After being fired from Oregon university for accusing school president of antisemitism, former professor sues for $4 million.Ben Sales, JTA, 14/07/2021 13:27
'Israel must acknowledge how its actions affect world Jewry'

'Israel must acknowledge how its actions affect world Jewry'

Diaspora Affairs Minister Nachman Shai says Israel stands in solidarity with world Jewry, must educate nations on anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 22:12
British Jewish actor targeted by anti-Semites at Euro final

British Jewish actor targeted by anti-Semites at Euro final

'Are you even from this country?' British actor harassed during soccer match at Wembley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 14:51
New study reveals 912% increase in antisemitic content on TikTok

New study reveals 912% increase in antisemitic content on TikTok

Israeli study finds massive increase in the amount of anti-Semitic content on social media platform in 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 11:59
3,000 rally against anti-Semitism at US Capitol

3,000 rally against anti-Semitism at US Capitol

Prominent religious leaders, Republicans and Democrats, and Jews from all backgrounds come together to stand up against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 03:03
Jewish NJ co-op owners sue board for religious discrimination

Jewish NJ co-op owners sue board for religious discrimination

NJ co-op owners want an elevator they can ride on Shabbat. They’re suing the board that said no.Shira Hanau, JTA, 10/07/2021 21:02
Suspected attacker of Boston rabbi faces additional hate crime offenses

Suspected attacker of Boston rabbi faces additional hate crime offenses

Man charged with stabbing rabbi outside Jewish school in Boston now faces additional hate crime offenses.Elad Benari, 09/07/2021 05:36
Jewish man assaulted, hit with wooden plank in Williamsburg, NY

Jewish man assaulted, hit with wooden plank in Williamsburg, NY

25-year old man was the victim of anti-Semitic threats that escalated into a physical attack; police are still searching for the suspect.Dan Verbin, 08/07/2021 20:00
New York man arrested over anti-Semitic attack

New York man arrested over anti-Semitic attack

Staten Island man arrested for allegedly throwing a firework at a woman during pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian protests in Manhattan.Elad Benari, 08/07/2021 06:03
Leading Chilean presidential candidate accused of antisemitism

Leading Chilean presidential candidate accused of antisemitism

Daniel Jadue, grandson of Palestinian Arab immigrants and chief of Chile's Communist Party, faces accusations of anti-Semitism.JTA, 07/07/2021 15:01
Government of Ontario to combat anti-Semitism in schools

Government of Ontario to combat anti-Semitism in schools

Canadian province of Ontario announces plan to counter rising anti-Semitism in schools and communities.Elad Benari, 06/07/2021 05:38
President of Belarus: Jews succeeded in making the whole world bow to them

President of Belarus: Jews succeeded in making the whole world bow to them

Lukashenko: Jews succeeded in making the whole world bow to them and no one today would dare to raise a voice and deny the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 00:11
Anti-Semitism in the UK: 'I'll slit your throat for Palestine'

Anti-Semitism in the UK: 'I'll slit your throat for Palestine'

Watch: Jewish passenger threatened twice in back-to-back anti-Semitic incidents in London.David Rosenberg, 04/07/2021 19:46
NYPD: 69% increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes this year

NYPD: 69% increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes this year

Jews and Asians the victims of the majority of hate crimes in New York according to NYPD. Hate crimes overall up 139%.Gary Willig, 04/07/2021 10:53
Poland: Man who chanted anti-Semitic tropes to serve prison

Poland: Man who chanted anti-Semitic tropes to serve prison

Polish rallygoer who led chants about hanging ‘Zionists’ sentenced to 1 year in jail, an unusually stiff punishment.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 03/07/2021 21:03
Orthodox rabbi stabbed in Boston

Orthodox rabbi stabbed in Boston

Chabad rabbi stabbed multiple times in daylight attack. Suspect in custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 22:52
Canadian network cuts ties with Arabic-language program due to anti-Semitic rhetoric

Canadian network cuts ties with Arabic-language program due to anti-Semitic rhetoric

Canada’s largest multicultural television channel will no longer broadcast Arabic-language program which used anti-Semitic rhetoric online.Elad Benari, 01/07/2021 06:43
Jewish leaders condemn Omar's anti-Semitic accusations

Jewish leaders condemn Omar's anti-Semitic accusations

Conference of Presidents criticizes Ilhan Omar after she said that Jewish Democrats are not “partners in justice.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 03:37
Ohio man pleads guilty to anti-Semitic harassement of Jewish neighbors

Ohio man pleads guilty to anti-Semitic harassement of Jewish neighbors

66-year old Columbus man had verbally harassed and threatened couple with anti-Semitic slurs and taunts about the Holocaust.Dan Verbin, 30/06/2021 16:39
Phoenix Children’s Hospital fires doctor after she accused Israel of ‘cannibalism’

Phoenix Children’s Hospital fires doctor after she accused Israel of ‘cannibalism’

Doctor at Phoenix Children's Hospital fired after declaring Israel's 'end is coming soon' and accusing Israel of 'cannibalism'.Ben Sales, JTA, 28/06/2021 07:39
Israeli delegation shows solidarity with US Jews experiencing anti-Semitism

Israeli delegation shows solidarity with US Jews experiencing anti-Semitism

Gesher organization leads delegation to US to show solidarity with Jewish communities victimized by anti-Semitism in recent months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 17:49
Nassau County recognizes IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Nassau County recognizes IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

New Executive Order directs all County departments and officials to be guided by IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism.Elad Benari, 24/06/2021 03:58
British government confirms it will be boycotting Durban IV

British government confirms it will be boycotting Durban IV

Move to boycott "hatefest" is welcomed by Jewish and pro-Israel advocacy groups.Dan Verbin, 21/06/2021 17:11
Virginia school board targeted by anti-Semitic KKK flyers

Virginia school board targeted by anti-Semitic KKK flyers

Approximately 30 hate flyers targeted Fairfax Country school board members last week.Dan Verbin, 21/06/2021 15:36
EU study: PA textbooks teach antisemitism, glorify terror

EU study: PA textbooks teach antisemitism, glorify terror

Study commissioned by the EU finds rampant antisemitic, anti-Israel propaganda in Palestinian Authority education system.Arutz Sheva Staff , 20/06/2021 15:35
Texas first US state to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Texas first US state to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Resolution backing IHRA definition of anti-Semitism passes both houses of Texas legislature with no dissenting votes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 20:01
Hate crime in LA: Jewish child punched on Melrose Avenue

Hate crime in LA: Jewish child punched on Melrose Avenue

After assailant is arrested, another man comes to his defense and threatens to kill the boy's entire family.Dan Verbin, 16/06/2021 14:54
Boston-area high school football team's long history of antisemitic behavior

Boston-area high school football team's long history of antisemitic behavior

Boston-area high school football team which called plays 'Auschwitz', 'rabbi', and 'yarmulke' had long history of anti-Semitism.Steven Rosenberg, JTA, 16/06/2021 08:05
NJ store removes sign calling Israelis the "New Nazis" after outrage

NJ store removes sign calling Israelis the "New Nazis" after outrage

Unapologetic store had sign up for three months with Israeli flag featuring a swastika and Netanyahu with a Hitler mustache.Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 20:12
Vandals try to torch Montreal kosher restaurant

Vandals try to torch Montreal kosher restaurant

Glass door smashed at kosher restaurant in Montreal. Vandals attempted to set fire to the restaurant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 08:39
Long Island Jewish couple face anti-Semitic threat from neighbor

Long Island Jewish couple face anti-Semitic threat from neighbor

After property line dispute, man arrested for anti-Semitic rant and threats against couple who recently moved to area from New York City.Dan Verbin, 14/06/2021 14:51
Swastika discovered on ark at Frankfurt airport synagogue

Swastika discovered on ark at Frankfurt airport synagogue

Synagogue ark in German airport defaced with swastika during COVID closure.Shira Hanau, JTA, 13/06/2021 22:16
Poland: 'Lucky Jew' figurines deemed anti-Semitic in Krakow

Poland: 'Lucky Jew' figurines deemed anti-Semitic in Krakow

Krakow city official says good-luck figurines of Jews are ‘anti-Semitic’ and should not be sold.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/06/2021 21:11
Michigan congressman co-sponsoring bill to combat anti-Semitism

Michigan congressman co-sponsoring bill to combat anti-Semitism

Bill Huizenga co-sponsoring legislation to foster increased work by the Department of Justice to combat anti-Semitic incidents.Dan Verbin, Canada, 11/06/2021 22:31
Jewish man threatened with anti-Semitic slurs outside NYC yeshiva

Jewish man threatened with anti-Semitic slurs outside NYC yeshiva

Suspect caught on video being sought by NYPD for aggravated harassment, NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force investigating.Dan Verbin, 11/06/2021 17:56
Montreal borough condemns acts of hate and violence against Jews

Montreal borough condemns acts of hate and violence against Jews

Councillors' motion condemns Jew hatred and commits to ensuring the safety of the Jewish community in the borough.Dan Verbin, 10/06/2021 19:03
Quebec adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Quebec adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Jewish groups praise government of Quebec after it adopts International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 10/06/2021 05:42
Macron: France willing to contribute to efforts to achieve 'two-state solution'

Macron: France willing to contribute to efforts to achieve 'two-state solution'

Speaking to AJC Forum, French President reaffirms commitment to fighting anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 04:07
Sky News reporter blames Israel for "Jew hatred" in the UK

Sky News reporter blames Israel for "Jew hatred" in the UK

In since deleted tweet, Middle East correspondent claims that Jew hatred is the “consequence of the current Israeli government’s policies.”Dan Verbin, 09/06/2021 15:50
Cities across Israel stand united with world Jewry

Cities across Israel stand united with world Jewry

Diaspora Affairs Minister, Federation of Local Authorities send letter of solidarity to Jewish communities facing anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 19:29
The oldest hatred is alive and well in the US administration

The oldest hatred is alive and well in the US administration

Face it: A sizable segment of the Congressional delegation of a US political party are apologists for a genocidal terrorist group. Op-ed.Joan Swirsky, 06/06/2021 08:33
Catholic baker on anti-Semitism: 'What's happening in front of our doors is scary, too'

Catholic baker on anti-Semitism: 'What's happening in front of our doors is scary, too'

A bake sale to combat anti-Semitism draws high-profile Jewish foodies, but few non-Jewish allies.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 05/06/2021 22:42