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.

Nazi-Inspired Graffiti Found in German Town on Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Antisemitic graffiti featuring swastikas and Nazi references has been found scrawled on two buildings in Heidelberg, southwest Germany. On one building, which appeared to be a small rural outhouse, the words “Jew,” “Zion” and “Death” were spray painted in red, along with two swastikas. On another, a breeze block shed or barn, the inscription “Merkel … Read More

Major Anti-Semitic Incidents Rise Some 18 Percent in 2019, According to New Report

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The number of major anti-Semitic incidents worldwide rose by 18 percent in 2019 over the previous year, according to a newly released report from Tel Aviv University, the Kantor Center for the Study of European Jewry and the European Jewish Congress. According to the report, 456 acts of “major violent cases” of anti-Semitism were reported … Read More

Israeli Official Slams Pro-Palestinian Social Media Users for Comparing Jews to Viruses with #COVID48 Hashtag

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

An Israeli Foreign Ministry official condemned on Monday pro-Palestinian social media users for vilifying the Jewish state amid the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic. “On the eve of #YomHaShoah, as #Israel commemorates the six million Jews murdered by the Nazis in the Holocaust, there’s a campaign going on in Palestinian social media using the hashtag #Covid48,” … Read More

Over Half of US Jews Have Witnessed Anti-Semitism During Last 5 Years, ADL Survey Reveals

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

More than half of America’s Jews have personally experienced or witnessed an incident motivated by antisemitism during the last five years, a new survey released on Tuesday by the Anti-Defamation League revealed. According to the ADL survey, 54 percent of American Jews had encountered some form of antisemitism since 2015. Most of these experiences involved … Read More

Danish Bible Society’s Translation Omits Dozens of References to Israel

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

The Danish Bible Society has omitted dozens of references to Israel from translations of the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament. Defending the deletions, the society said they prevent confusion with the modern-day country.  The omissions occurred in a project titled “Bible 2020” that was published earlier this year under the society’s supervision, the 24NYT … Read More

Anti-Israel Activists Disrupt Holocaust Remembrance Day Memorial in Berlin

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Anti-Israel activists disrupted a Zoom meeting by the Israeli Embassy in Berlin commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day by posting pictures of Hitler and shouting antisemitic slogans, according to Israel’s Ambassador to Germany, Jeremy Issacharoff. The event, which hosted Holocaust survivor Zvi Herschel, was suspended and reconvened shortly afterwards without the activists. Zoom meetings by Jewish organizations … Read More

Windows of Connecticut Synagogue Shot with BB Gun

Monday, April 20, 2020

The windows of a New Haven, Connecticut synagogue were shot full of holes by a BB gun, local police said. New Haven Police said in a statement issued on Saturday that it was continuing to investigate the vandalism at the synagogue in the Westville neighborhood. The damage to three windows near the front of the … Read More

Anne Frank Memorial Desecrated Days Before Holocaust Memorial Day

Friday, April 17, 2020

On the eve of Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Day on Monday, a tree planted to honor the memory of Anne Frank in Coeur d’Alene Idaho was desecrated and in the German town of Immenstadt im Allgäu a slur against “yahudis”was spray-painted, the World Zionist Organization (WZO) reported on Thursday in a press release. WZO Vice Chairman … Read More

Second Synagogue Vandalized in Huntsville, Alabama, Days After the First

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

JTA — A second US synagogue has been vandalized in Huntsville, Alabama, days after another one was plastered with anti-Semitic slurs. The Chabad of Huntsville was spray-painted with swastikas and what local media described as anti-Semitic graffiti and racial slurs on Thursday night. Surveillance video showed an unidentified suspect painting on the synagogue’s property for … Read More