Anti-Semitism

For several years, anti-Semitism, worldwide, has been skyrocketing to levels not seen in decades. In the United States, the story is sadly much the same, except for one difference: CUFI. For the first time in history, an army of millions of committed Christian Zionists has banded together as Christians United for Israel to strongly oppose anti-Semitism and stand with the Jewish people.

U.S. House passes resolution condemning antisemitism

Friday, March 8, 2019

After democratic lawmakers revised a resolution condemning antisemitism to include broad condemnation of hate in all its forms, the US House of Representatives passed the new legislation late Thursday night. “We are pleased the House of Representatives took a firm stance against anti-Semitism, including making an explicit statement rejecting the pernicious myth of dual loyalty … Read More

Belgian mayor defends carnival float featuring Jews with money and a rat

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

JTA — The mayor of the Belgian city whose annual parade featured puppets of Jews and a rat atop money bags has defended the display, telling local media that “In Aalst it should be allowed.” Mayor Christoph D’Haese defended Sunday’s float at the Aalst carnival from passionate condemnations by Jewish groups and disapproval by international … Read More

Argentina chief rabbi severely beaten in ‘anti-Semitic’ home invasion

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Argentina’s chief rabbi was hospitalized in serious condition Monday after being beaten during a home invasion Monday. The attack on Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich in the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Once was condemned by Jewish groups as an anti-Semitic attack. The attackers, who entered the home of Davidovich in the pre-dawn hours, shouted “We know you are … Read More

Vandals Desecrate 90 Jewish Graves in East France Ahead of Marches

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Vandals have daubed swastikas and antisemitic slogans on around 90 graves in a Jewish cemetery in eastern France, local officials said on Tuesday, shortly before planned marches nationwide against a rise in antisemitic attacks. French President Emmanuel Macron visited the cemetery on Tuesday in the village of Quatzenheim, near the city of Strasbourg, following the overnight … Read More

Farrakhan defends Omar’s antisemitic antics, attacks ‘wicked Jews’

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Louis Farrakhan has blamed the “wicked Jews” for using him to try and break up the Women’s March. The Nation of Islam leader made the comments on Sunday during the annual Saviours’ Day conference in Chicago. “The most beautiful sight that I could lay eyes on [was] when I saw, the day after Trump was … Read More

US Vice President Mike Pence makes his first Auschwitz visit

Friday, February 15, 2019

US Vice President Mike Pence visited the memorial site of Auschwitz on Friday along with the Polish president and Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump, viewing a train car, crematoriums and the hair of victims that make it such a powerful testament to the evil that befell Europe in the last century. It … Read More

Omar ignites new anti-Semitism controversy with comments on AIPAC

Monday, February 11, 2019

Freshman Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar ignited a new controversy on Sunday night when she suggested GOP support for Israel is driven by campaign donations from a prominent pro-Israel group. Omar singled out AIPAC, one of the most influential lobbying groups in Washington, as the source of those donations. Omar’s comments touched upon a long-running, and … Read More

When anti-Semitism pretends to be just anti-Israel

Friday, February 8, 2019

Last week, I led 40 United Nations ambassadors on a trip to Poland to become witnesses to the Holocaust, and then to Israel to experience the miracle of the reborn nation-state of the Jewish people. As the Holocaust recedes into the past, the world is witnessing a resurgence of anti-Semitism. Most Western leaders condemn this … Read More

Driver curses church members during walk to remember Holocaust

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A driver yelled obscenities and anti-Semitic remarks as members of a church in California walked to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day. About 100 members of the Church of Jesus Christ Temple Philadelphia in Salinas, California had gathered on Sunday after services in the church parking lot to get ready for an annual walk in memory … Read More

One-Third of Americans Don’t Believe 6 Million Jews Were Murdered During the Holocaust

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

One-third of Americans think “substantially less” than 6 million Jews were murdered in the Holocaust, according to a new survey that highlights a worrying lack of basic knowledge about the World War II-era genocide. The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, or Claims Conference, released the findings of its survey to coincide with Holocaust Remembrance Day. … Read More