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Report: Berlin sees pandemic spike in anti-Semitic attacks

Report: Berlin sees pandemic spike in anti-Semitic attacks

Anti-Semitism commissioner admits that German capital "has an anti-Semitism problem."Dan Verbin, 19/04/2021 22:25
Anti-Semitism: 'Most people have never met a Jew'

Anti-Semitism: 'Most people have never met a Jew'

An ADL spokesman says the US is still 'relatively safe' for Jews, while other parts of the world are not as much.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 14:58
Report into UK Labour Party anti-Semitism will not be sent to equality commission

Report into UK Labour Party anti-Semitism will not be sent to equality commission

Investigation into handling of anti-Semitism complaints by Labour Party will not be handed over to the Equality and Human Rights Commission.Dan Verbin, 12/04/2021 22:39
Bipartisan support for the No-Hate act

Bipartisan support for the No-Hate act

Senator Richard Blumenthal: "Hate crimes are so insidious because they’re intended to harm and terrorize an entire community"Arutz Sheva, 09/04/2021 16:22
Betrayed: Holocaust survivor warns the world

Betrayed: Holocaust survivor warns the world

A survivor of Auschwitz and Buchenwald warns of the rise of anti-Semitism.Israel News Talk Radio, 08/04/2021 03:19
25% of American Jews have experienced anti-Semitism since 2016, ADL finds

25% of American Jews have experienced anti-Semitism since 2016, ADL finds

American Jews feel less safe in the US than they did a decade ago, ADL study finds.Ben Sales, JTA, 31/03/2021 13:48
200 scholars draft anti-Semitism definition excluding Israel boycotts

200 scholars draft anti-Semitism definition excluding Israel boycotts

'Jerusalem Declaration on Anti-Semitism' seeks to replace IHRA definition excluding much criticism of IsraelRon Kampeas/JTA, 25/03/2021 21:00
Anti-semitism surges in Pennsylvania during COVID

Anti-semitism surges in Pennsylvania during COVID

Pennsylvania, home to American’s fifth largest Jewish community, has seen anti-Semitic incidents spike during the pandemic.Dan Verbin, 25/03/2021 16:58
One year later: Montreal mayor again breaks promise to adopt IHRA anti-Semitism definition

One year later: Montreal mayor again breaks promise to adopt IHRA anti-Semitism definition

The mayor of Montreal failed to live up to her promise to adopt the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism. Jewish community "outraged."Dan Verbin, 23/03/2021 14:24
Amsterdam mayor says Netanyahu hurts fight against anti-Semitism

Amsterdam mayor says Netanyahu hurts fight against anti-Semitism

Femke Halsema at conference of mayors on fight against anti-Semitism says Netanyahu accusations against ICC cheapen meaning of anti-SemitismToby Axelrod/JTA, 17/03/2021 19:17
Stealth Antisemitism at Harvard: Cornell West

Stealth Antisemitism at Harvard: Cornell West

How deprive Jewish Israelis of the insulation of victimhood? By accusing them of apartheid against the ever-aggrieved Palestinians. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 09/03/2021 17:01
Turning my back on my ugly, anti-Semitic teenage tweets

Turning my back on my ugly, anti-Semitic teenage tweets

I am truly sorry for the pain my words have caused. I have wanted to publicly apologize for, and disavow my past posts for years. Opinion.Adam Elayan, 09/03/2021 08:33
IPT Video: Marc Lamont Hill's duplicitous new book

IPT Video: Marc Lamont Hill's duplicitous new book

Hill tries to camouflage his anti-Semitism by a campaign of lying and denial, including masking it in the form of a new policy book. Op-ed.Steven Emerson, 04/03/2021 07:11
Blinken: Biden admin. 'enthusiastically supports' IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Blinken: Biden admin. 'enthusiastically supports' IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

US Secretary of State Tony Blinken says US will continue to oppose efforts to delegitimize and isolate Israel.Gary Willig, 02/03/2021 15:57
Mike Pompeo awarded for combating anti-Semitism, predicts expanded Abraham Accords

Mike Pompeo awarded for combating anti-Semitism, predicts expanded Abraham Accords

Pompeo handed inaugural Global Leadership Award at Combat Anti-Semitism Movement’s Annual Summit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2021 22:29
Remembering Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld: Pitting truth against myth

Remembering Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld: Pitting truth against myth

Anyone who encountered Gerstenfeld knew that he was never the sort of person to make concessions to the political dogma of any stripe.Op-ed.Ben Cohen , 27/02/2021 21:21
Thoughts on Purim: How should we respond to Antisemitism today?

Thoughts on Purim: How should we respond to Antisemitism today?

We can’t change who we are, so even if we change what we do, it won’t stop antisemitism. So how do we respond to racism?Rabbi Lazer Gurkow, 26/02/2021 09:10
Vandalization of Yerevan’s Holocaust memorial a telltale sign of Armenian antisemitism

Vandalization of Yerevan’s Holocaust memorial a telltale sign of Armenian antisemitism

Israel's official acknowledgment of Armenian antisemitism underscored a trend there that often flies under the radar. Op-ed.Paul Miller, 23/02/2021 13:00
In a first, Canada charges a political party’s leader with promoting anti-Semitism

In a first, Canada charges a political party’s leader with promoting anti-Semitism

Leader of the Canadian National Party arrested for threatening to 'remove Jews from our country', calling Jews 'parasites', 'swindlers'.David Lazarus, JTA, 23/02/2021 07:43
"Jewish student voices will not be silenced"

"Jewish student voices will not be silenced"

UCL Jewish Society and UJS attack decision of UCL Academic Board to replace the IHRA definition of antisemitism.Yoni Kempinski, 12/02/2021 15:17
Stop Ajax from keeping a street name that honors a Nazi Navy Captain

Stop Ajax from keeping a street name that honors a Nazi Navy Captain

In Germany no streets are named for Hans Langsdorff. In Ajax, Ontario, removing his name became a Palestinian and BLM issue. Op-ed..Diane Bederman, 07/02/2021 13:17
Fools and Prophets

Fools and Prophets

When antisemites speak, our tendency is to see them as fools. But maybe there is a message to be gleaned from this random antisemitism..Avraham Shusteris, 25/01/2021 08:46
Anti-Semitism is on the march from Kuwait to Tunisia

Anti-Semitism is on the march from Kuwait to Tunisia

It has always surged to the surface in times of social, political and economic uncertainty, now made worse by the coronavirus pandemic.Amjad Taha, 24/01/2021 13:00
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, 17/01/2021 22:43
Trump Admin. knows anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism

Trump Admin. knows anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism

State Department official Ellie Cohanim speaks to Arutz Sheva about the Trump Administration's fight against anti-SemitismYoni Kempinski, 13/01/2021 21:15
Biden has new tools to fight anti-Semitism

Biden has new tools to fight anti-Semitism

Working with allies who have demonstrated commitment to human-rights values, Biden can strengthen American international leadership. OpinionKenneth L. Marcus, 10/01/2021 12:00
On Mary Miller: Better to build than to destroy

On Mary Miller: Better to build than to destroy

Racism is a powerful accusation that is correctly leveled at those who really deserve it, like the Farrakhans, Dukes and Spencers. Op-ed.Rabbi Moshe B. Parnes, 10/01/2021 04:00
‘Blood is on your hands’: Antisemitism Cow returns one final time to rail at Twitter

‘Blood is on your hands’: Antisemitism Cow returns one final time to rail at Twitter

'Antisemitism Cow', an anonymous Twitter account 'mooing' at anti-Semitic tweets to raise awareness, blasts Twitter before quitting platformShira Hanau, JTA, 06/01/2021 07:27
How is life in Europe's most anti-Semitic city?

How is life in Europe's most anti-Semitic city?

The (non) future of Jews in Europe.Walter Bingham, 01/01/2021 16:45
2020 achievements in the battle against anti-Semitism

2020 achievements in the battle against anti-Semitism

While the number of anti-Semitic incidents worldwide increased in 2020, there were positive developments in the fight against it. Op-ed.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 31/12/2020 08:56
The ethical decline of American journalism

The ethical decline of American journalism

Media demonization of Israel and whitewashing of progressive antisemitism was the harbinger of its descent into anti-Trump absurdity. Op-ed.Matthew M. Hausman , 28/12/2020 17:17
It can happen anywhere: The French syndrome

It can happen anywhere: The French syndrome

French Jews were sure of their safety, confident in their country's democracy. HItler and Petain changed that overnight. A lesson. Op-ed.David A. Frankel , 25/12/2020 08:54
What's missing from the EU Declaration on Fighting  Antisemitism

What's missing from the EU Declaration on Fighting Antisemitism

The EU Declaration is like rearranging deckchairs on the Titanic, missing crucial issues concerning antisemitism. Here they are. Opinion.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 14/12/2020 15:00
The link: Never again

The link: Never again

A perspicacious 12-year-old ably expresses the connection he sees between pre-Holocaust Germany and today's growing antisemitism. Op-ed.David A. Frankel, 14/12/2020 09:38
Will the EU develop a serious strategy to combat Antisemitism?

Will the EU develop a serious strategy to combat Antisemitism?

The EU has finally decided to fight antisemitism in 2021, but if it does not admit to the antisemitism in Europe's DNA, it will fail. Op-ed.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 08/12/2020 11:13
A new sort of antisemitism in the Democratic Party

A new sort of antisemitism in the Democratic Party

Democrat US Jews have redefined Judaism as progressivism, antisemitism as anything that isn’t progressive. And Israel? Opinion.Caroline Glick, 29/11/2020 15:17
The abuse of Truth and the abuse of Jews

The abuse of Truth and the abuse of Jews

Promoting lies against politicians helps prepare the way for lies against Jews. What do we know about the neuroscience of lying?  Op-ed.Howard Rotberg, 20/11/2020 11:00
EU and Israel collaborate against online racism, xenophobia and antisemitism

EU and Israel collaborate against online racism, xenophobia and antisemitism

European Union and Israel commit to strengthen collaboration in protecting Jewish communities, institutions and cultural heritageYoni Kempinski, 10/11/2020 17:57
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks to the EU in 2016: Understanding the Mutating Virus of Antisemitism

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks to the EU in 2016: Understanding the Mutating Virus of Antisemitism

On September 2016, Rabbi Sacks delivered a keynote address to the EU and said that "The hate that begins with Jews never ends with Jews"Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2020 07:54
The isolated American Jews

The isolated American Jews

The Democrats abandoned US Jews, who are in denial, while in other Western countries, Jews turned right in response to antisemitism. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 03/11/2020 12:20
Do Americans understand the anti-Semitism around them?

Do Americans understand the anti-Semitism around them?

Americans, as a whole, are not ant-Semitic and oppose actions and vitriol against Jews, but many don't know it when they see it. Op-ed.Jonathan S. Tobin, 28/10/2020 07:02
AJC presents special 'State of Antisemitism in America' report

AJC presents special 'State of Antisemitism in America' report

AJC's report "shows deep anxiety among US Jews & lack of awareness among general public about severity of antisemitism in the US"Yoni Kempinski, 26/10/2020 14:15
Bahrain will combat anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism & Israel's delegitimization

Bahrain will combat anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism & Israel's delegitimization

United States Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism signed agreement with Bahrain’s 'King Hamad Centre for Peaceful Coexistence'Yoni Kempinski, 25/10/2020 01:07
Albania endorses IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism

Albania endorses IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism

'Combat Anti-Semitism' Movement applauds Albania’s adoption of IHRA definition, urges other majority-Muslim countries to followYoni Kempinski, 22/10/2020 15:26
To see or not to see, that is the question

To see or not to see, that is the question

The sun is setting on US Jewry as it eventually did in every other country throughout Jewish history. All the signs are there. OpinionLila Lowell, 22/10/2020 07:46
Antisemitism? Give as good as you get

Antisemitism? Give as good as you get

It's time Jews began to fight antisemites by showing them up for the selective hypocrites they are. Opinion.Charles Jacobs and Ben Poser, 20/10/2020 18:59
'End Jewish Hatred' rally  in New York proves hypocrisy of the Left

'End Jewish Hatred' rally in New York proves hypocrisy of the Left

They saw NY Orthodox Jews as the weakest link, so they could falsely allege they are the only ones not following regulations.Op-edCindy Grosz, 20/10/2020 15:00
On meeting Israeli officials to discuss world antisemitism uptick

On meeting Israeli officials to discuss world antisemitism uptick

Israeli diplomats are interested in learning from experts on antisemitism, but MKs seem to think they know all there is to know. Op-ed.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 06/10/2020 11:38
Trump, antisemitic? This is madness

Trump, antisemitic? This is madness

The assertion that Trump is biased against Jews is ludicrous, plainly stupid and as false as it is profoundly dangerous. Op-ed.Rabbi Yaakov Menken, 30/09/2020 04:00
The antisemitism pandemic

The antisemitism pandemic

Liberals who tolerate no bigotry from conservatives will excuse antisemitic leftists who call for the destruction of Israel. Op-ed.Matthew M. Hausman , 06/09/2020 09:12
What's on my mind

What's on my mind

The fight against racisim and prejudice is the only issue given the front page in US media, but one phobia is missing somehow. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 03/09/2020 11:30
Germany as the tip of the iceberg: The various allies of antisemitism

Germany as the tip of the iceberg: The various allies of antisemitism

A substantial number of people are not antisemites, but can be considered their allies.Some Germans, for example. And some Israelis. Op-ed.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 31/08/2020 11:40
We've run out of excuses

We've run out of excuses

We Jews have speicific instructions on what to do with our lives, how to do it, and where to do it. Hinda Leah Sheyman , 25/08/2020 12:52
‘Jews are the virus’ posters show up in Argentine city

‘Jews are the virus’ posters show up in Argentine city

Anti-Semitic posters blaming Jews for the COVID-19 pandemic appeared over the weekend in a city south of Buenos AiresJTA, 24/08/2020 20:20
Cancel culture - and the Jewish experience

Cancel culture - and the Jewish experience

Jews were targets of cancel culture for centuries, long before anyone formulated the expression. Now others are at risk. Op-ed., 09/08/2020 16:00
How I got cancelled

How I got cancelled

You do not challenge any part of this politically correct madness without risking everything. I recommend that more of us do just that. OpedProf. Phyllis Chesler, 08/08/2020 23:38
From violent protests across America to anti-Semitism?

From violent protests across America to anti-Semitism?

Does the Black Lives Matter movement slide into anti-Semitic discourse?Israel News Talk Radio, 06/08/2020 01:41