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In landmark decision, Madrid Assembly officially adopts IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism

In landmark decision, Madrid Assembly officially adopts IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism

Local parliament of Spain's main region fully adopts widely accepted definition of anti-Semitism which would prevent funding of BDS groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2021 09:29
Huntington latest NY town to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Huntington latest NY town to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Long Island town joins other local municipalities in adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/09/2021 17:51
Great Neck, Long Island adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Great Neck, Long Island adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Great Neck's mayor says that adoption will serve to send an important message about combating hatred.Dan Verbin, 25/08/2021 21:01
Australian Jewish org calls on government to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Australian Jewish org calls on government to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council says that endorsement would send a message about combating all forms of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 20/08/2021 17:42
South Korea endorses IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism

South Korea endorses IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism

South Korea becoming the first country in Asia to adopt the IHRA definition is an "important step against hate."Dan Verbin, 06/08/2021 17:30
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
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
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
Four main Welsh political parties express support for IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Four main Welsh political parties express support for IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

In meeting with Jewish community leaders, party representatives express support for anti-Semitism definition and fighting against boycotts.Dan Verbin, 21/04/2021 03:51
Arizona Holocaust education bill stalls in State Senate over IHRA definition

Arizona Holocaust education bill stalls in State Senate over IHRA definition

Dispute over amendment to include IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism in bill leads to inability to pass legislation.Dan Verbin, 20/04/2021 23:43
CUNY student senate votes against adopting IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

CUNY student senate votes against adopting IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Jewish groups relieved that second resolution adopting a lesser definition of anti-Semitism also voted down.Dan Verbin, 13/04/2021 21:42
Holocaust survivors pen letter to members of Canadian party

Holocaust survivors pen letter to members of Canadian party

In a letter, Holocaust survivors express support for IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 11:09
Greece to assume presidency of International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

Greece to assume presidency of International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

The leadership of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance will be taken over by Greece this week.Dan Verbin, 01/04/2021 22:39
Canadian Jewish groups praise Hamilton for adopting IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian Jewish groups praise Hamilton for adopting IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian Jewish groups are praising Ontario city for adopting the IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 31/03/2021 23:45
Canadian province adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian province adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick adopts the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's Working Definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 26/03/2021 06:21
Syracuse University Student Association adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Syracuse University Student Association adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Student Association resolution adopting Working Definition of Anti-Semitism and denouncing Jew hatred on campus passes without objection.Dan Verbin, 26/03/2021 03:19
Faculty of Canadian university oppose IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Faculty of Canadian university oppose IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

B’nai Brith Canada urges University of Manitoba’s Faculty Association to abandon motion opposing IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 25/03/2021 05:01
Canadian Jewish groups to NDP: Don't reject IHRA Definition of Antisemitism

Canadian Jewish groups to NDP: Don't reject IHRA Definition of Antisemitism

Jewish groups are asking the NDP not to give in to a move to overrule the party leader’s support of the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism.Dan Verbin, 22/03/2021 22:13
Greece to assume presidency of the IHRA

Greece to assume presidency of the IHRA

Greece will assume the rotating presidency of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance next month.Elad Benari, 19/03/2021 03:08
Liberal scholars present anti-Semitism definition allowing more criticism of Israel

Liberal scholars present anti-Semitism definition allowing more criticism of Israel

Liberal scholars redefine anti-Semitism, claim 'treating Israel differently from other countries isn't proof of anti-Semitism.'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 17/03/2021 09:21
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
Democratic Congressman endorses IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Democratic Congressman endorses IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Rep. Ted Deutch warns: We can only effectively fight anti-Semitism if we are willing to call it out wherever it appears.Elad Benari, 02/03/2021 06:32
Kentucky to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Kentucky to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

The measure to adopt the definition was included in a state resolution to condemning anti-Semitism approved this week.Elad Benari, 26/02/2021 06:17
Paris City Council adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Paris City Council adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Paris becomes first capital city outside Israel to adopt official IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/02/2021 18:24
US Jewish leaders praise Biden for backing IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

US Jewish leaders praise Biden for backing IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

Conference of Presidents commends Biden Administration for confirming it embraces IHRA Working Definition of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2021 01:32
Montreal borough adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Montreal borough adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Borough of Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce makes IHRA definition the official guideline for determining what constitutes anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 28/01/2021 06:42
Largest NGO of imams in the world adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Largest NGO of imams in the world adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Global Imams Council adopts International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/10/2020 21:42
Canadian province of Ontario adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian province of Ontario adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Ontario becomes the first province in Canada to use International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 28/10/2020 01:05
Jewish leaders praise Albania for adopting IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

Jewish leaders praise Albania for adopting IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

Heads of Conference of Presidents say Albania's decision sets an example for other Muslim nations.Elad Benari, 23/10/2020 03:02
Argentine Football Association adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Argentine Football Association adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

IHRA working definition offers a comprehensive description of anti-Semitism in its various forms.Elad Benari, 14/10/2020 06:36
Canadian city adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian city adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

CIJA welcomes move by City of Barrie, located 85 kilometers north of Toronto, to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 23/09/2020 06:44
Spain adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Spain adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain thanks government for accepting international definition of anti-Semitism.Marcy Oster/JTA, 23/07/2020 16:00
Argentina adopts IHRA's definition of anti-Semitism

Argentina adopts IHRA's definition of anti-Semitism

Argentina joins a number of countries in adopting IHRA definition of anti-Semitism. Conference of Presidents welcomes the move.Elad Benari, 09/06/2020 06:15
Canadian municipalities adopt IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

Canadian municipalities adopt IHRA's anti-Semitism definition

York Regional Council, representing municipalities north of Toronto, adopts IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/05/2020 00:56
Canadian student body rejects IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canadian student body rejects IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

IHRA working definition of anti-Semitism guides politicians and leaders around the globe on how to identify and combat anti-Jewish hatred.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2020 08:08
Montreal suburb adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Montreal suburb adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

City council of Westmount adopts working definition of anti-Semitism based on that of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.Elad Benari, 07/02/2020 06:46
Cyprus adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Cyprus adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Cabinet in Cyprus approves proposal to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 19/12/2019 06:20
Portugal accepted as full member of IHRA

Portugal accepted as full member of IHRA

Portugal becomes 34th member of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.Nitsan Keidar, 05/12/2019 04:42
Greece to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Greece to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Greece will adopt anti-Semitism definition which includes the way anti-Semitism relates to criticism of Israel.Elad Benari, 11/11/2019 05:01
Jewish Agency chair: 'A matter of time before more casualties'

Jewish Agency chair: 'A matter of time before more casualties'

Jewish Agency Board of Governors to governments: Adopt international definition of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2019 10:43
Canada adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Canada adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Government of Canada will formally adopt International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 26/06/2019 01:02
OAS to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

OAS to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Organization of American States will adopt International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 07/06/2019 06:54
New Holocaust Museum to open in Budapest

New Holocaust Museum to open in Budapest

International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance to advise on planning of House of Fates Holocaust Museum and Educational Center in Budapest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2019 18:46
British university rejects IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

British university rejects IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Leeds University Union votes against motion calling on the British institution to fight anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 13/03/2019 05:04
Macron: France will adopt int'l definition of anti-Semitism

Macron: France will adopt int'l definition of anti-Semitism

French President denounces anti-Semitism, says "anti-Zionism is one of the forms of modern anti-Semitism."Elad Benari, 21/02/2019 00:05
Anti-Semitism in Europe: Have we returned to 75 years ago?

Anti-Semitism in Europe: Have we returned to 75 years ago?

Ukraine Chief Rabbi: How is it 75 years after the Holocaust they can outlaw shechita and brit milah and Jews feel unsafe in Europe?Kobi Finkler, Brussels, 23/01/2019 17:45
EU steps up fight against anti-Semitism

EU steps up fight against anti-Semitism

European Commission announces it is becoming a permanent international partner to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.Ben Ariel, 30/11/2018 02:07
Church of England adopts full IHRA anti-Semitism definition

Church of England adopts full IHRA anti-Semitism definition

Church of England’s bishops vote to adopt full International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism.JTA, 14/09/2018 08:34
Former UK premier chides Labour over anti-Semitism definition

Former UK premier chides Labour over anti-Semitism definition

Gordon Brown calls on party he once led to adopt definition that Jeremy Corbyn rejected.Mordechai Sones, 02/09/2018 16:46
Bulgaria adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Bulgaria adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Bulgarian government adopts International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of anti-Semitism, appoints coordinator to fight hate.JTA, 19/10/2017 17:20
Germany adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Germany adopts international definition of anti-Semitism

Germany formally accepts working definition of anti-Semitism by International Alliance for Holocaust Remembrance.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 21/09/2017 00:44
Hungarian Amb. Summoned Over Holocaust Denial

Hungarian Amb. Summoned Over Holocaust Denial

New ambassador summoned by Foreign Ministry over Hungary's growing Holocaust whitewashing and anti-Semitism.Ari Yashar, 13/02/2014 21:59