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US: In the past decade, domestic extremists killed over 400 people

US: In the past decade, domestic extremists killed over 400 people

US domestic extremists killed more than 400 people over the last decade, half of them to further the killer's ideology, survey says.Ben Sales, JTA, 28/02/2020 15:16
German authorities step up fight against far-right extremism

German authorities step up fight against far-right extremism

As German authorities take on far-right extremists, Jews and others ask, ‘What took so long?’Rebecca Spiess, JTA, 19/02/2020 10:00
European Jewish leader offers prize for fighting extremism

European Jewish leader offers prize for fighting extremism

Moshe Kantor announces 1 million Euro prize for efforts to 'combat isolationism and nationalism.'JTA, 06/03/2018 17:31
US: 2017 'deadliest year' for extremist violence

US: 2017 'deadliest year' for extremist violence

White supremacists committed more than half of extremist-related killings in US in 2017, report says.JTA, 18/01/2018 13:13
FBI warns rightist not to visit Israel

FBI warns rightist not to visit Israel

Israeli-American who posted photos of Rivlin, Netanyahu and others dressed in Nazi uniforms warned by FBI not to travel to Israel.Arutz Sheva, 12/09/2016 15:01
Haredi rabbi: Girls 'shouldn't ride bicycles'

Haredi rabbi: Girls 'shouldn't ride bicycles'

Rabbi of Jerusalem neighborhood of Nahlaot leaves many haredim unimpressed with extreme ruling, claims young girls can 'provoke' men.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2016 16:50
Israel avoids Islam urging UN to fight 'extremism'

Israel avoids Islam urging UN to fight 'extremism'

Irony: Israeli Legal Adviser says to defeat terror 'we must be clear about ideology at its source' - but neglects to clarify which ideology.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 15/02/2016 22:28
'These boys are not all bad'

'These boys are not all bad'

Father of groom whose wedding video caused a storm says some of the guests came uninvited, hints public storm may serve ISA's interests.Ido Ben Porat, 24/12/2015 21:40
Defense Minister briefs Yesha leaders on Duma

Defense Minister briefs Yesha leaders on Duma

Kedumim Council Head says alleged murderers of Arab family are anarchists, not part of religious Zionism.Yoni Kempinski, 24/12/2015 17:06
Outrage over video showing celebration of Duma

Outrage over video showing celebration of Duma

Chief Rabbi, politicians denounce video in which extremists celebrate Duma arson. "This isn't Judaism," says Rabbi Lau.Hezki Baruch, 24/12/2015 01:14
'Good' UK Muslim School Bans Meeting 'Outsiders'

'Good' UK Muslim School Bans Meeting 'Outsiders'

UK boarding school threatens students with expulsion for using cell phones, non-Islamic clothing - gets 'good' rating by school group.Ari Yashar, 27/07/2015 09:21
Fears Grow in Denmark Over Jail Radicalization

Fears Grow in Denmark Over Jail Radicalization

Danes fear Copenhagen shooter became radicalized in jail, and that more Islamic terrorists will emerge from similar path.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2015 14:01
Malaysian ISIS Detainees Isolated for Preaching

Malaysian ISIS Detainees Isolated for Preaching

As radical Islam creeps into moderate Malaysia, the government attempts new measures to clamp down on the influence of Islamic State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2015 10:47
Austria Passes New Law on Islam

Austria Passes New Law on Islam

Austria calls for standardized German-language translations of the Koran, prohibits foreign funding of Muslim organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/10/2014 05:42
'Humiliate Christians Until They Convert'

'Humiliate Christians Until They Convert'

Sermon by Salafi Islamist leader in UK details the bullying tactics advocated by global jihadists in the pursuit of an 'Islamic State'.Ari Soffer, 08/05/2014 22:35
Sternhell: Political Violence ‘Happens Every Day’

Sternhell: Political Violence ‘Happens Every Day’

Far-left professor who was one of Jack Teitel’s victims says violence typical for Jews in Judea, Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 09/04/2013 23:11
EU: Extremism at its Highest Since World War II

EU: Extremism at its Highest Since World War II

Violent extremism is at its highest level in Europe and is becoming a top security threat, say EU officials.Elad Benari, 29/01/2013 04:15
Hungarian Jews Cautiously Welcome Pension Hike

Hungarian Jews Cautiously Welcome Pension Hike

Hungarian Jews welcome pension hike for Holocaust survivors, but say government needs to do more to combat anti-Semitism. Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/01/2013 21:30
Nazi Ties May Force Athletes to Take Democracy Vow

Nazi Ties May Force Athletes to Take Democracy Vow

Germany may force athletes to make a commitment to democracy; announcement comes days after national rower left Olympics over neo-Nazi ties Rachel Hirshfeld, 08/08/2012 12:23