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Anti Semitism

New Jersey attackers linked to anti-Semitic fringe movement

Friday, December 13, 2019

The deadly shooting rampage at a New Jersey kosher market has cast a spotlight on a fringe movement known for its anti-Semitic strain of street preaching and its role in a viral-video confrontation at the Lincoln Memorial this year. Investigators believe that the man and woman who killed three people at the Jersey City grocery … Read More

Trump targets anti-Semitism, boycotts against Israel on college campuses

Thursday, December 12, 2019

President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that would cut federal funding to colleges and universities that don’t curb anti-Semitism against Jewish students. Trump’s new order is set to hit the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement head-on. It invoked Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to fight anti-Semitic rhetoric on college … Read More

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