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Ben Sales, JTA
When the new president of his small Oregon university made a remark about Jewish noses, Daniel Pollack-Pelzner was unnerved.
The number of antisemitic assaults fell sharply, however, and for the first time in three years, no one was killed in an antisemitic attack.
Clubhouse, the new audio-based social network, announced that it “shut down a number of rooms” in the wake of complaints about anti-Semitism.
A range of programs and memorial services are being streamed, geared toward English-speaking audiences whose ability to travel to Israel has been largely cut off for the last year.
Political activists are comparing the idea of “vaccine passports” to Nazi Germany,
Last year, the United States saw the most white supremacist propaganda in a decade.
Israel must grant citizenship to Jews who converted to Judaism in Israel under non-Orthodox auspices, its Supreme Court ruled Monday.
(JTA) — About a year after the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, a white supremacist in western Colorado plotted to attack another Jewish congregation. The FBI arrested...
Among the many posts being unearthed amid renewed scrutiny of Marjorie Taylor Greene’s social media history is one in which the new congresswoman implicated “Rothschild Inc” in connection with a deadly forest fire that, she wrote, was started using laser beams from space.
The alert, tweeted by a college student, was vague: A man in a MAGA hat near West Virginia University was apparently asking for the locations of local synagogues and mosques.
A Republican politician in the New York City borough of Staten Island has apologized for yelling “Heil Hitler” during an on-camera tirade at a protest last month.
They warned us. And warned us. And warned us.
Israel will establish diplomatic relations with Morocco, which becomes the fourth Arab country to announce it will recognize Israel in the last year.
A statue of Anne Frank in Boise, Idaho, was vandalized with stickers bearing swastikas and the message “We are everywhere.”
The number of anti-Semitic hate crimes increased significantly in 2019, according to the FBI, in a year that saw three lethal attacks against Jews.
(JTA) — American Jews, like the rest of the country, don’t yet know who won the presidential election. But after a grueling campaign and a...
(JTA) — An episode in which three visibly Jewish men were harassed with slurs during the aftermath of a racial justice protest in Philadelphia...
(JTA) — Two weeks ago, Twitter banned Holocaust denial. Or did it? The company announced earlier this month that it would ban posts that “deny or...
He shared a tweet calling New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio “an anti-Semite thug."
An immigration lawyer in Toronto said that she has seen a spike inquiries from American Jews about moving to Canada.
The Proud Boys, is a far-right, “western chauvinist” fraternal organization that supports Trump and has engaged in street violence.
A Google Search for ‘Jewish Baby Strollers’ Yields Anti-Semitic Images. An Extremist Campaign May...
The campaign appears to stem from 4chan.
"I’m not saying there’s a Holocaust, but when you look at the tactics, that is where we are right now.”
“We don’t censor on this show."
QAnon claims that rich Jews, including the Rothschild banking family, secretly control the world.
The candidate argued that the ads were anti-Semitic, while the PAC said the ads were about his record at his construction management company.
Among those who had heard of the Holocaust, more than a third wrongly believed that 2 million Jews or fewer were killed.
"There’s a long, dangerous history of Jews being scapegoated as all-powerful puppet masters."
"It’s very disheartening that this is what the country has come to," he told JTA.