Congress Must Finally Act Against Anti-Semitism

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Two years ago, we were at a point where most believed America had reached a peak in anti-Semitism and hostilities toward Jews. Students were regularly being harassed and even attacked at state universities and small private colleges alike. Being identified as Jewish or even pro-Israel became fraught with risk. Some were sad. Others disgusted. But … Read More

White House envoy: Trump commitment to combating anti-Semitism unprecedented

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

US President Donald Trump has made an unprecedented commitment to fighting Jew-hatred, White House Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat anti-Semitism, Elan Carr, said. “President Trump has made [combating anti-Semitism] a priority unlike any previous administration,” Carr told the audience of the Israeli-American Council (IAC) National Summit on Monday. “When the President of the United … Read More

Honduran president: I will not capitulate to anti-Israel threats

Monday, December 9, 2019

(December 9, 2019 / Israel Hayom) HOLLYWOOD — Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández was one of the most senior political figures to attend the annual Israeli-American Council (IAC) summit in Florida over the weekend. Hernández seemed to enjoy every moment of the three-day confab, proving once again that his country is an ally of the … Read More

100 Years of Ford and the Jews – From Antisemitism to Zionism

Friday, December 6, 2019

In 1919, Henry Ford bought a small local newspaper operating at a loss. In the coming years, The Dearborn Independent would liberally cite and elaborate upon “The Protocols of the Elders of Zion”, blaming the international Jewish conspiracy for war, poverty, Bolshevism and even “Jewish Jazz-Moron Music”. The International Jew: The World’s Foremost Problem – … Read More

France to open hate crimes bureau after Jewish cemetery desecrated

Thursday, December 5, 2019

(December 5, 2019 / JNS) French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner announced on Wednesday that following the mass desecration of graves at a Jewish cemetery in Strasbourg, the country has decided to open a national bureau to counter hate crimes. One hundred and seven graves in the cemetery were marked with swastikas and other anti-Semitic markings. … Read More

A new Christian antisemitism

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

‘Let them go to the Land and to Jerusalem, build the Temple, raise up the priesthood, principality and Moses with his Law so that they again become Jews and possess the Land. If that happened, they should soon see us on their heels and also become Jews.” – Martin Luther (from Heiko Oberman’s Wurzeln des … Read More

Jewish cemetery in France vandalized, over 100 graves desecrated

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

French authorities on Wednesday confirmed that a Jewish cemetery in Westhoffen, west of Strasbourg, has been vandalized in an anti-Semitic attack. According to local media reports, authorities said they had discovered 107 tombs spray-painted with swastikas and anti-Semitic slogans in a Jewish graveyard near the German border. Reports of the attack came as the French … Read More

French parliament to vote on Israel hatred as a form of anti-Semitism

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

(December 2, 2019 / JNS) France’s parliament on Tuesday will vote on a draft resolution that says hatred of Israel is a form of anti-Semitism. The draft resolution that will be put before the National Assembly in Paris was proposed by Sylvain Maillard, chair of the assembly’s Antisemitism Study Group. The resolution also calls on … Read More

Italy uncovers plot to create new Nazi party

Friday, November 29, 2019

Italian police said on Thursday they uncovered a plot to form a new Nazi party and seized a cache of weapons during searches across the country. Police in 16 towns and cities from the Mediterranean island of Sicily to the Alps in northern Italy took part in the investigation, which was launched two years ago. … Read More