Rabbi Menachem Margolin

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Honoring corona victims, fighting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

Honoring corona victims, fighting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

European Jewish corona victims honored in virtual service addressing anti-Semitic conspiracy theories claiming Jews started virus.Yoni Kempinski, 09/07/2020 11:35
'Nazi memorabilia should not be traded

'Nazi memorabilia should not be traded

European Jewish Association calls on Munich Auction house to cancel sale of items belonging to Hess, Goring, Himmler and Hitler himself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019 16:21
Demand: Belgian mayor must explain anti-Semitism at carnival

Demand: Belgian mayor must explain anti-Semitism at carnival

Head of European Jewish Association blasts 'grotesque and disgusting' anti-Semitic Aalst carnival float, seeks assurances from city mayor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2019 10:20
EJA head 'not shocked' at 'shocking' EU anti-Semitism report

EJA head 'not shocked' at 'shocking' EU anti-Semitism report

Rabbi Menachem Margolin says anyone shocked at latest EU report on anti-Semitism is 'disconnected from reality.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018 20:35
'Our obligation is to ensure the silent majority is on our side'

'Our obligation is to ensure the silent majority is on our side'

European Jewish Association Chairman discusses the purpose of the organization's annual conference.Yoni Kempinski, 08/11/2018 03:05
European nightmare manifest in America

European nightmare manifest in America

Chair of European Jewish Association: We tend to envy relative peace in US communities. Now we extend sympathy following murderous attack.Yoni Kempinski, 28/10/2018 09:57
Denmark won't ban circumcision

Denmark won't ban circumcision

Danish Health Minister Norby says government will have no hand in banning circumcision, emphasizes close contact with Jewish community.Haim Lev, 13/08/2018 11:19
'Police officer told me to take off my kippah'

'Police officer told me to take off my kippah'

European Jewish leader Rabbi Menachem Margolin says Brussels police told him to remove his kippah at his own event.Yoni Kempinski, 07/06/2018 22:51
Pro-BDS conference held at European Parliament

Pro-BDS conference held at European Parliament

BDS Founder Omar Barghouti honored at EU event hosted by MEP Ana Gomes, calling Israel an 'apartheid' state and justifying his actions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2018 13:22
'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

European Jewish Association lead rabbi slams European Parliament for keeping silent in the face of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2017 08:04
'No circumcision ban on my watch'

'No circumcision ban on my watch'

Leader of Norwegian Progress party informs Jewish leaders that ban on male circumcision is no longer on party's agenda.Gary Willig, 26/06/2017 16:12
Norway to ban circumcision?

Norway to ban circumcision?

'This is an anti-Jewish decision.' Norwegian Progressive Party introduces bill to ban circumcision for all males under 16.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2017 16:18
'European rabbis have to spend their time on security'

'European rabbis have to spend their time on security'

Head of Rabbinical Centre of Europe says anti-Semitism in Europe forces rabbis to spend time on protecting schools instead of spirituality.Yoni Kempinski, 22/03/2017 19:03
EU Jews now allowed to miss exams for holidays

EU Jews now allowed to miss exams for holidays

EJA campaign to extend full religious freedom to Orthodox Jewish college students succeeds in Romania.Arutz Sheva staff, 01/05/2016 11:16
Top Belgian rabbi: You can't run from terror

Top Belgian rabbi: You can't run from terror

RCE head Rabbi Menachem Margolin tells Arutz Sheva about the impact of the lethal Brussels assault on the local Jewish community.Benny Tocker, 22/03/2016 16:47
Netanyahu tightens security at Jewish institutions

Netanyahu tightens security at Jewish institutions

PM: security services to strengthen security at Israeli, Jewish sites worldwide after Paris attack; 5,000 in Tel Aviv solidarity rally.Ari Yashar, 14/11/2015 19:54
European Jews Afraid to Reveal Jewishness

European Jews Afraid to Reveal Jewishness

Over 85% of European Jewry won't attend Rosh Hashana services for fear of anti-Semitism.Haim Lev, 08/09/2015 20:08
German Double Standard: Blockade OK, Not in Israel

German Double Standard: Blockade OK, Not in Israel

Poll of Germans finds that while 52% would support German naval blockade against hostile terror org, only 30% back Israel's.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2015 13:21
Jewish Kindergarten's Insurance Canceled

Jewish Kindergarten's Insurance Canceled

Insurance company refuses to continue policy of European Jewish Kindergarten in Brussels, because of sweeping anti-Semitic attacks.Cynthia Blank, 02/04/2015 07:48
Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Head of the European Jewish Association, Rabbi Menachem Margolin receives death threat from anti-Semitic poster on Facebook.Cynthia Blank, 16/02/2015 23:01
European Jewish Leaders to EU: Protect Jews

European Jewish Leaders to EU: Protect Jews

WJC, EJA leaders call on Denmark to increase security to Jewish institutions after attacks, urge EU to take 'critical' action.Tova Dvorin, 15/02/2015 11:23
Jewish Leaders Plead: Ignore EJA on Arming Jews

Jewish Leaders Plead: Ignore EJA on Arming Jews

A joint statement by leaders of 11 communities says EJA Head Rabbi Margolin 'does not speak for Europe's Jews.'Gil Ronen, 22/01/2015 17:39
'EU Only Wakes Up When Non-Jews are Killed'

'EU Only Wakes Up When Non-Jews are Killed'

European Jewish Association hosts memorial ceremony for Paris victims attended by several European Commission members.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 22/01/2015 10:34
Leading Rabbi Urges EU to Allow Jews to Carry Guns

Leading Rabbi Urges EU to Allow Jews to Carry Guns

Following last week's deadly attacks in Paris, Rabbi Menachem Margolin urges EU gov'ts to allow special gun permits for Jews.Ari Soffer, 14/01/2015 12:46