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Call for Human Rights Watch head to resign after tweet blaming Israel for anti-Semitism

Call for Human Rights Watch head to resign after tweet blaming Israel for anti-Semitism

ADL calls Kenneth Roth's statement blaming rise in UK anti-Semitism on Israel "plainly false and offensive."Dan Verbin, 19/07/2021 22:16
Chile: Presidential frontrunner accused of anti-Semitism defeated in primary

Chile: Presidential frontrunner accused of anti-Semitism defeated in primary

Communist party candidate Daniel Jadue, whose yearbook says he would like "a Jew to target," defeated in upset in presidential primary.Gary Willig, 19/07/2021 17:08
UK Labour to ban 1,000 members who refuted that party had anti-Semitism problem

UK Labour to ban 1,000 members who refuted that party had anti-Semitism problem

The party's executive expected to vote on Tuesday to expel four far left groups loyal to former leader Jeremy Corbyn.Dan Verbin, 19/07/2021 14:46
What is anti-Zionism?

What is anti-Zionism?

Why does the sight of a religious Jew praying at his holy site incite so much hatred and violence? Op Ed.Gary Willig, 19/07/2021 12:10
The real challenge of reconciling Christians and Jews

The real challenge of reconciling Christians and Jews

Saying sorry for the past just isn’t enough. Addressing Christian anti-Semitism involves facing its anti-Israel element head-on.Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 16/07/2021 06:07
Netanyahu: Lapid destroys the very concept of anti-Semitism

Netanyahu: Lapid destroys the very concept of anti-Semitism

Opposition leader slams Foreign Minister for saying other forms of hate and violence are the same as anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 20:52
LA Unified School Board unanimously condemns anti-Semitism

LA Unified School Board unanimously condemns anti-Semitism

Board's resolution calls for updated resources for administrators and teachers to address all forms of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 15/07/2021 17:01
UK town’s council refuses to condemn 'river to sea' chants

UK town’s council refuses to condemn 'river to sea' chants

Former Hastings councillor, who is Jewish, slams council for refusing to deal with rising levels of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 14/07/2021 14:50
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
Watch: Neturei Karta, Israel activists clash at D.C. rally

Watch: Neturei Karta, Israel activists clash at D.C. rally

Hundreds of Jewish activists gathered in Washington, D.C. to protest rising anti-Semitism and government inaction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 12:34
UK government calls on social media firms to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

UK government calls on social media firms to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Move, considered long overdue, is backed by leading British Jewish advocacy group.Dan Verbin, 13/07/2021 21:05
B'nai Brith Canada asks for community input ahead of national anti-Semitism summit

B'nai Brith Canada asks for community input ahead of national anti-Semitism summit

Canadian government's announcement of national summit to combat anti-Semitism needs to lead to a national action plan, says B'nai Brith.Dan Verbin, 13/07/2021 15:06
Church of England to apologize for medieval expulsion of the Jews

Church of England to apologize for medieval expulsion of the Jews

Expulsion followed 200 year period of anti-Semitism for England's Jewish community, who were invited back nearly 400 years later.Dan Verbin, 12/07/2021 21:43
Austria joining eight others in boycotting upcoming Durban IV conference

Austria joining eight others in boycotting upcoming Durban IV conference

September event in NYC will mark 20th anniversary of original UN Durban conference, widely lambasted for its descent into anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 12/07/2021 19:19
ADL CEO: The progressive left has an anti-Semitism problem

ADL CEO: The progressive left has an anti-Semitism problem

For the first time, the CEO of the ADL talks about the rising levels of anti-Semitism on the American left.Dan Verbin, 12/07/2021 17:23
A rally against antisemitism is welcome, but will it slow America's antisemitism tsunami?

A rally against antisemitism is welcome, but will it slow America's antisemitism tsunami?

Will all our brilliant and incisive exposes of the disinformation, all our rallies, be enough to stop the Jew hatred? Op-ed. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/07/2021 08:16
Arizona Senate Democrats vote against anti-Semitism education bill

Arizona Senate Democrats vote against anti-Semitism education bill

Bill cites IHRA definition of anti-Semitism, requires schools teach that claiming Israel does not have a right to exist is anti-Semitic.Dan Verbin, 06/07/2021 17:09
London Jew describes 'two of many' anti-Semitic encounters

London Jew describes 'two of many' anti-Semitic encounters

Not a single onlooker intervened when visibly Jewish man was cursed & threatened in central London.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 22:51
UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK academic under investigation for alleged anti-Semitism received £400k of public funds from UK Research and Innovation office., 01/07/2021 19:19
New advocacy group compiles data on US campus anti-Semitism

New advocacy group compiles data on US campus anti-Semitism

Compilation of anti-Semitic campus incidents gives insights into the surge of campus anti-Semitism experienced by Jewish students.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 14:53
Largest US teachers union to vote on extreme anti-Israel motions

Largest US teachers union to vote on extreme anti-Israel motions

National teachers union's anti-Israel motions will "only add more fuel to the fire" of rising anti-Semitism, says StandWithUs.Dan Verbin, 24/06/2021 22:06
Princeton, NJ Jews rally against anti-Semitism

Princeton, NJ Jews rally against anti-Semitism

Rally features Jews and supporters of the community speaking out against the increase in state and nation-wide anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 22/06/2021 17:54
As Jew hatred boils over in NY, where is AG Letitia James?

As Jew hatred boils over in NY, where is AG Letitia James?

Not a word of support to NY Jews in fear of their lives. Nor on encouraging pursuance of tough sentences for hate crimes against Jews. Op-edRonald J. Edelstein, 22/06/2021 06:35
German media firm CEO: If you’re anti-Israel, look for a new job

German media firm CEO: If you’re anti-Israel, look for a new job

CEO of Axel Springer responds to complaints about company flying Israeli flag in show of solidarity with Jews against anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 21/06/2021 20:08
Failure

Failure

If the Jewish people would prove to be failures in whatever they attempt to accomplish and achieve, then anti-Semitism might lessen. Op-ed.Rabbi Berel Wein, 19/06/2021 23:59
German troops sent home from Lithuania after charges of anti-Semitism and racism

German troops sent home from Lithuania after charges of anti-Semitism and racism

German NATO troops in Lithuania as part of a NATO mission accused of hateful behaviour at a hotel party.Dan Verbin, 18/06/2021 15:51
Ilhan Omar et al, the Democrats, and the Jews

Ilhan Omar et al, the Democrats, and the Jews

Condemnations of Islamophobia are almost never tagged with corresponding denunciations of anti-Semitism.Being woke will not save us. Op-ed.Prof. Abraham H. Miller, 18/06/2021 13:00
Palestinianism is opening up a posthumous Nazi front against Jews

Palestinianism is opening up a posthumous Nazi front against Jews

In the UK cultural manipulation and intimidation pushes politicians into hostility to Israel, imperiling the security of British Jews.Op-edMelanie Phillips, 18/06/2021 07:36
Jewish groups applaud Montreal City Council condemnation of anti-Semitism

Jewish groups applaud Montreal City Council condemnation of anti-Semitism

Montreal City Council resolution also commits to fighting Jew-hatred.Dan Verbin, 17/06/2021 18:02
'Attacks on Jews prove necessity of IHRA definition of anti-Semitism'

'Attacks on Jews prove necessity of IHRA definition of anti-Semitism'

European Jewish Congress President Moshe Kantor says attacks on Jews during and after Gaza conflict show extent of anti-Semitism problemArutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 16:50
Tucson, AZ Jewish community rallies against anti-Semitism

Tucson, AZ Jewish community rallies against anti-Semitism

Candlelight march to show solidarity in the wake of recent anti-Semitic acts of vandalism.Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 14:25
75% of US Jews fear anti-Semitism more following Gaza conflict

75% of US Jews fear anti-Semitism more following Gaza conflict

10% of American Jews back the anti-Israel BDS movement, new poll finds.Ben Sales, JTA, 15/06/2021 07:37
US Tech and biz leaders sign letter condemning anti-Semitism

US Tech and biz leaders sign letter condemning anti-Semitism

Open letter "Tech leaders against anti-Semitism" signed by over 200 tech, business and media leaders.Dan Verbin, 11/06/2021 18:36
Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Professionals are mimicking or mirroring antisemitic sentiments with absolutely no knowledge & with complete ignorance on the subject. Op-edProf. Phyllis Chesler, 09/06/2021 18:40
Dirshu founder speaks to US House members about rising anti-Semitism

Dirshu founder speaks to US House members about rising anti-Semitism

Briefing to Representatives from multiple states urges politicians to clearly condemn acts of anti-Semitism in light of uptick in attacks.Dan Verbin, 08/06/2021 18:35
Swiss government adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Swiss government adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Country's government reiterates that it "firmly and unequivocally opposes any form of anti-Semitism."Dan Verbin, 04/06/2021 17:39
Faced with a tsunami of anti-Semitism, Diaspora Jews still cling to their bubble

Faced with a tsunami of anti-Semitism, Diaspora Jews still cling to their bubble

A neo-pogrom is being facilitated by Western elites who are piously wringing their hands but not taking the action to stop it. Op-ed.Melanie Phillips, 04/06/2021 06:41
Jewish-owned Toronto store vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Jewish-owned Toronto store vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Graffiti on the store's windows makes reference to gas chambers. Owner calls it a "disgrace" and is worried about safety of the area.Dan Verbin, 01/06/2021 20:13
Canadian gov needs to "tackle anti-Semitism head on," says Montreal Board of Rabbis

Canadian gov needs to "tackle anti-Semitism head on," says Montreal Board of Rabbis

Board calls for governments, civil society leaders and people of good conscience to denounce anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 01/06/2021 18:56
Latino Jewish Leadership Council reaffirms solidarity with Israel

Latino Jewish Leadership Council reaffirms solidarity with Israel

Organization stresses “vital importance of the ironclad US-Israel alliance” and denounces "violent anti-Semitism in American streets."Dan Verbin, 31/05/2021 15:13
Rabbis laud Democratic 'lone voices' condemning anti-Semitism

Rabbis laud Democratic 'lone voices' condemning anti-Semitism

Coalition of American rabbis praises four Congressional Democrats as 'lone voices' calling out anti-Semitism, while ripping top House Dems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 18:30
A tautological equation: Anti-Zionism=Anti-Semitism

A tautological equation: Anti-Zionism=Anti-Semitism

Denouncing the Israeli government is mere camouflage for blatant anti-Semites to pursue their radical agenda. Op-ed.David Billet, 30/05/2021 13:40
In wake of Antisemitism: Blindfolded Jew offers free hugs

In wake of Antisemitism: Blindfolded Jew offers free hugs

Video star Meir Kay checks what happens when he blindfolds himself & offers passersby the opportunity to stand with him for peace and a hug.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 07:54
NY state senator urges passage of his anti-Semitism bill

NY state senator urges passage of his anti-Semitism bill

Senator Joseph Griffo says that his legislation would offer additional protections against anti-Semitic attacks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 28/05/2021 23:00
Rutgers University chancellor apologizes for letter condemning anti-Semitism

Rutgers University chancellor apologizes for letter condemning anti-Semitism

After pressure from campus pro-Palestinian group, university head writes letter apologizing for earlier letter denouncing anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 28/05/2021 18:43
Does Torah Jewry have a future in America?

Does Torah Jewry have a future in America?

It's hard to imagine what kind of future Jews can hope to have in America, even without the mob violence and anti-Semitic pogroms. Op-ed.Avraham Shusteris, 28/05/2021 16:00
CNN's Don Lemon claims GOP is "the party of anti-Semitism"

CNN's Don Lemon claims GOP is "the party of anti-Semitism"

CNN anchor makes no mention of progressive anti-Semitism or problematic statements by Dems.Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 22:12
US Secretary of State: Anti-Semitism must be addressed

US Secretary of State: Anti-Semitism must be addressed

Secretary Antony Blinken warns anti-Semitic attacks in US must be brought under control or results could be disastrous.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2021 20:06
UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

UK Labour MP accuses Israel of “war crimes” and “murder”

MP also claims UK selling weapons to Israel for “war crimes that killed children in Gaza.”Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 20:04
Israel-Hamas cease-fire doesn't slow UK anti-Semitism

Israel-Hamas cease-fire doesn't slow UK anti-Semitism

500% increase in anti-Semitic incidents in Britain over the last 17 days with no decline despite end of Hamas-Israel violence.Cnaan Liphshitz/JTA, 25/05/2021 21:44
Inter-parliamentary task force condemns rise in anti-Semitism

Inter-parliamentary task force condemns rise in anti-Semitism

Task force from multiple countries "shocked and dismayed" at the recent surge in attacks against Jews.Dan Verbin, 25/05/2021 21:08
Australian "Free Palestine" rallies: blood libels, terrorist flags, anti-Semitism

Australian "Free Palestine" rallies: blood libels, terrorist flags, anti-Semitism

Rallies full of comparisons between Israel and Nazis, featured blood libels, anti-Semitic chants and flags of terrorist groups.Dan Verbin, 25/05/2021 20:25
Dov Hikind: "Leftist Condemnations of anti-Semitism Are Practically Worthless"

Dov Hikind: "Leftist Condemnations of anti-Semitism Are Practically Worthless"

Former NY Dem politician questions why the left can't call out anti-Semitism without obfuscating by calling out other forms of hatred.Dan Verbin, 24/05/2021 20:36
Dear Jews. It’s time to throw caution to the wind. If not now, when?

Dear Jews. It’s time to throw caution to the wind. If not now, when?

Will we choose life and fight for it or will we duck and hide? Now is the time to confront. To wear our Jewish symbols with pride. Op-ed.Diane Weber Bederman, 24/05/2021 05:12
Thousands rally for Israel at Ground Zero

Thousands rally for Israel at Ground Zero

Rally is one of 14 pro-Israel gatherings coast-to-coast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 22:47
Israeli ambassador hits back at anti-Semitism

Israeli ambassador hits back at anti-Semitism

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan talks about the outcome of Guardian of the Walls and the rising anti-Semitism in the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2021 21:24
Rabbinical Alliance of America condemns surge in anti-Semitism

Rabbinical Alliance of America condemns surge in anti-Semitism

“Frightening reality that is shockingly found in the USA and throughout the world" must be condemned by society and governments, says RAA.Dan Verbin, 21/05/2021 17:03