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Facebook rejects ads for class teaching how to combat anti-Semitism

Facebook rejects ads for class teaching how to combat anti-Semitism

Multiple ads for the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute's “Outsmarting Antisemitism” were rejected by Facebook over "sensitive social issues."Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/10/2021 19:36
Alaska museums express solidarity with Alaska Jewish Museum

Alaska museums express solidarity with Alaska Jewish Museum

Statement of support comes after Alaska Jewish Museum vandalized twice in the past year.Dan Verbin, 20/10/2021 22:58
Facebook bans Jewish man after anti-Semitic hacking of his account

Facebook bans Jewish man after anti-Semitic hacking of his account

Facebook bans Jewish UK man after hacker targets him for being Jewish, flooding his account with anti-Semitic themed ISIS content.Dan Verbin, 20/10/2021 21:21
Rome mayoral candidate accused of antisemitism defeated

Rome mayoral candidate accused of antisemitism defeated

Center-right candidate accused of antisemitism over Holocaust remarks loses out to center-left candidate in Rome mayoral election.Shira Hanau, JTA, 20/10/2021 07:39
Georgia school board passes resolution condemning anti-Semitism

Georgia school board passes resolution condemning anti-Semitism

Resolution adopted in the wake of anti-Semitic graffiti incidents at two local schools during the High Holy Days.Dan Verbin, 19/10/2021 20:41
NY State Senator holds panel on anti-Semitism

NY State Senator holds panel on anti-Semitism

Discussion centers around the need to better educate children about anti-Semitism and hate in the current climate of increased Jew hatred.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2021 18:10
US Jewish groups appeal ruling in favor of protestors outside Michigan synagogue

US Jewish groups appeal ruling in favor of protestors outside Michigan synagogue

Anti-Jewish protests harassing congregants have occurred weekly outside Beth Israel Congregation synagogue in Ann Arbor for two decades.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 20:02
2,000 participants join ADL’s national ‘Walk Against Hate’

2,000 participants join ADL’s national ‘Walk Against Hate’

The annual event against anti-Semitism and hate also saw the participation of thousands of online fundraisers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2021 18:56
Non-Jewish UK actor hit with online abuse for Jewish role

Non-Jewish UK actor hit with online abuse for Jewish role

Eddie Marsan portrayed Soly Malinovsky on BBC drama Ridley Road, a man who fought post-war British neo-Nazis.Dan Verbin, 15/10/2021 17:33
New Hampshire monument targeted with anti-Semitic graffiti

New Hampshire monument targeted with anti-Semitic graffiti

Historic marble monument in New Hampshire national park defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti that may be impossible to remove.Dan Verbin, 15/10/2021 16:44
ADL CEO: Rising anti-Semitism a ‘clear and present danger’

ADL CEO: Rising anti-Semitism a ‘clear and present danger’

Jonathan Greenblatt warns Malmö International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism of rising anti-Jewish violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2021 19:50
Conference of Presidents praises key international moves to fight anti-Semitism

Conference of Presidents praises key international moves to fight anti-Semitism

The Conference of Presidents applauds recent international efforts to combat Jew hatred and adopt the IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 14/10/2021 18:53
Anti-Semitism is 'very much alive and kicking' in Europe

Anti-Semitism is 'very much alive and kicking' in Europe

Israel Hayom journalist Eldad Beck speaks to Arutz Sheva about the state of anti-Semitism in the EU in 2021.Yoni Kempinski, 13/10/2021 21:14
Police: Accused Tree of Life synagogue shooter talked of killing Jews

Police: Accused Tree of Life synagogue shooter talked of killing Jews

Officers testify in court that accused shooter Robert Bowers spoke to them about his desire to kill Jews.Dan Verbin, 13/10/2021 18:00
The Sally Rooney episode: BDS proves once again that it’s all about the anti-Semitism

The Sally Rooney episode: BDS proves once again that it’s all about the anti-Semitism

Rooney's translation refusal and Ben & Jerry’s singling out Israel for boycotts, tell us all we need to know about Jew-hatred. Op-ed.Jonathan S. Tobin, 13/10/2021 07:00
Survey paints troubling picture of anti-Semitism in Europe

Survey paints troubling picture of anti-Semitism in Europe

Arutz Sheva speaks to Rabbi Shlomo Koves about his organization's new survey that maps anti-Semitic trends in Europe.Yoni Kempinski, 12/10/2021 17:40
Jewish death row inmate granted new trial after claims of anti-Semitism

Jewish death row inmate granted new trial after claims of anti-Semitism

Dallas court rules Texas Jewish death row inmate Randy Halprin should be granted new trial due to claims of anti-Semitic judge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 16:13
Report calls out lack of action against anti-Semitism in Ireland

Report calls out lack of action against anti-Semitism in Ireland

Chair of the Jewish Representative Council of Ireland urges Irish government to appoint anti-Semitism envoy.Dan Verbin, 11/10/2021 22:14
UK soccer fan pleads guilty to anti-Semitic Twitter posts

UK soccer fan pleads guilty to anti-Semitic Twitter posts

Chelsea FC season ticket holder pleads guilty to posting string of anti-Semitic tweets referencing players, fans and the Holocaust.Dan Verbin, 11/10/2021 19:19
Santa Monica College Chabad rabbi's car defaced with swastika graffiti

Santa Monica College Chabad rabbi's car defaced with swastika graffiti

Anti-Semitic hate crime being investigated by law enforcement.Dan Verbin, 11/10/2021 17:23
Marriott apologizes to German Jewish singer told to remove Star of David by hotel

Marriott apologizes to German Jewish singer told to remove Star of David by hotel

Video of German Jewish singer recounting his experience gets over one million views.Dan Verbin, Canada, 08/10/2021 22:09
Ohio Jewish teen attacked with beer bottle getting off school bus

Ohio Jewish teen attacked with beer bottle getting off school bus

13-year old Jewish girl was assaulted with a beer bottle as she got off her school bus by a woman driving by in a pickup truck.Dan Verbin, Canada, 08/10/2021 20:30
Four mezuzahs torn down at Indiana University since Rosh Hashanah

Four mezuzahs torn down at Indiana University since Rosh Hashanah

Increase in anti-Semitic incidents since beginning of Jewish new year spurs campus Hillel to create anti-Semitism prevention task force.Dan Verbin, Canada, 08/10/2021 18:41
New ADL website allows students to report campus anti-Semitism

New ADL website allows students to report campus anti-Semitism

Site will give victims of anti-Semitism help from security experts so they can report incidents to administration and police.Dan Verbin, 07/10/2021 18:58
Noah, a raven, a dove, and the Democrats

Noah, a raven, a dove, and the Democrats

Have Jews really found resting-places for the soles of their feet?Daniel Pinner, 07/10/2021 12:00
Yale University investigating two incidents of 'grotesque' anti-Semitic graffiti

Yale University investigating two incidents of 'grotesque' anti-Semitic graffiti

Anti-Semitic and racist graffiti was discovered twice in recent weeks at a campus construction site.Dan Verbin, 06/10/2021 21:37
UEFA investigating anti-Semitic abuse toward Jewish soccer fans

UEFA investigating anti-Semitic abuse toward Jewish soccer fans

Europe's soccer authority is looking into allegations that Union Berlin fans hurled anti-Semitic slurs at fans of Maccabi Haifa.Dan Verbin, 06/10/2021 19:01
B'nai Brith takes Toronto school board to task for 'turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism'

B'nai Brith takes Toronto school board to task for 'turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism'

B’nai Brith is leading a complaint against the Toronto District School Board for failing to tackle anti-Jewish content shared with teachers.Dan Verbin, 06/10/2021 17:11
Gil Ofarim told to leave German hotel for wearing Star of David necklace

Gil Ofarim told to leave German hotel for wearing Star of David necklace

German Jewish musician Gil Ofarim recounts in social media video how he was told to put away Star of David necklace or leave Leipzig hotel.Dan Verbin, 05/10/2021 22:26
EU releases strategy to fight anti-Semitism, protect Jewish life

EU releases strategy to fight anti-Semitism, protect Jewish life

Plan rests on EU stepping up prevention of anti-Semitism, increasing protection of Jewish institutions and fostering Holocaust education.Dan Verbin, 05/10/2021 19:04
Scientist whose grandparents fled antisemitism in Russia wins Nobel Prize in medicine

Scientist whose grandparents fled antisemitism in Russia wins Nobel Prize in medicine

David Julius, grandson of Jews who fled Czarist Russia, wins this year's Nobel Prize for medicine.Shira Hanau, JTA, 05/10/2021 11:14
New Hampshire politician reprimanded for posting anti-Semitic image to social media

New Hampshire politician reprimanded for posting anti-Semitic image to social media

State's Legislative Ethics Committee reprimands lawmaker and demands a "suitable letter of apology" after rep. posts image to social media.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2021 18:05
Anti-Semitic incident at Washington DC university remains unsolved

Anti-Semitic incident at Washington DC university remains unsolved

American University closes investigation into anti-Semitic graffiti featuring Nazi symbols carved into bathroom wall without a suspect.Dan Verbin, 04/10/2021 16:51
Jewish Federations of North America announces $54m for US community security

Jewish Federations of North America announces $54m for US community security

LiveSecure will provide all 146 Federations with Community Security Initiatives over three years.Dan Verbin, 04/10/2021 15:43
What’s behind the obsession with U.S. Aid to Israel?

What’s behind the obsession with U.S. Aid to Israel?

The soft anti-Semitism of questioning military aid to the Jewish state. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 04/10/2021 10:58
16-year old investigated over assault at Hamburg pro-Israel rally

16-year old investigated over assault at Hamburg pro-Israel rally

Teenage suspect who allegedly attacked 60-year old Jewish man in Hamburg playing role of anti-Jewish bully in new Holocaust movie.Dan Verbin, Canada, 01/10/2021 20:05
Pro-Israel fans targeted with anti-Semitic abuse during Maccabi Haifa match against Berlin

Pro-Israel fans targeted with anti-Semitic abuse during Maccabi Haifa match against Berlin

Pro-Israel groups says its fans attending soccer game where pelted with anti-Semitic abuse and nearly had one of their flags lit on fire.Dan Verbin, 01/10/2021 16:16
74 Jewish groups urge California governor to veto ethnic studies bill

74 Jewish groups urge California governor to veto ethnic studies bill

3,000 residents also sign petition calling for Governor Newsom to veto bill out of concerns curriculum will be overtly anti-Semitic.Dan Verbin, 30/09/2021 22:29
Court sides with anti-Jewish protestors against Michigan synagogue

Court sides with anti-Jewish protestors against Michigan synagogue

Citing free speech rights, US federal appeals court says anti-Jewish protestors within their rights to protest weekly in front of synagogue.Dan Verbin, 30/09/2021 21:41
 9-year old Jewish boy attacked on Brooklyn subway platform during Sukkot

9-year old Jewish boy attacked on Brooklyn subway platform during Sukkot

The boy, part of a group helping Jews shake the lulav, was accosted by a man who yelled anti-Semitic statements and grabbed his arm.Dan Verbin, 30/09/2021 18:40
UK Jewish group slams Netflix deal with Roald Dahl estate

UK Jewish group slams Netflix deal with Roald Dahl estate

Celebrated British author of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" was also known for making anti-Semitic remarks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 27/09/2021 21:17
Ontario school board condemns anti-Semitic TikTok video shot on school grounds

Ontario school board condemns anti-Semitic TikTok video shot on school grounds

Canadian Jewish org calls video of students making Nazi salutes and chanting "Heil Hitler" a "sad reflection on the state of our society."Dan Verbin, Canada, 27/09/2021 19:22
Bright pink billboards bring Antisemitism Awareness to Greater Boston

Bright pink billboards bring Antisemitism Awareness to Greater Boston

Try it: The Kraft Group and JewBelong have placed billboards in the Boston area boldly and uniquely calling out antisemitism. Op-ed.Judy Bolton-Fasman, 26/09/2021 09:05
Conspiratorial Anti-Zionism: Professor David Miller and the ‘paranoid style’ of politics

Conspiratorial Anti-Zionism: Professor David Miller and the ‘paranoid style’ of politics

For a wide range of ideological extremists, anti-Semitism is still the stupid answer for why what goes wrong with the world happens. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 26/09/2021 08:25
Michigan State University hit with multiple anti-Semitic incidents over one weekend

Michigan State University hit with multiple anti-Semitic incidents over one weekend

MSU's Jewish studies department is calling for action after a rash of anti-Semitic incidents hits the campus on the same weekend.Dan Verbin, 24/09/2021 16:25
Man arrested in anti-Semitic defacement of Atlanta autism center

Man arrested in anti-Semitic defacement of Atlanta autism center

Suspect arrested by police for August vandalism of Emory University Autism Center, including targeting a Jewish employee with a swastika.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 22:49
Ohio park hit with swastika graffiti and 'extreme vandalism'

Ohio park hit with swastika graffiti and 'extreme vandalism'

Powell, Ohio park complex sustains serious damage, after trail defaced with swastika and swimming pool trashed by unknown individuals.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 21:10
Mexican Jewish leader targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threats to leave town

Mexican Jewish leader targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threats to leave town

President of the Jewish community in Merida, Mexico targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism, threatening calls warning him to leave town.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 20:09
Man defaced 17 London bus stops with 'Jews are grey aliens'

Man defaced 17 London bus stops with 'Jews are grey aliens'

UK man behind graffiti in Jewish areas of London standing trial on charges of stirring up racial hatred.Dan Verbin, 23/09/2021 16:44
Poll: 65% of Jewish college students feel ‘unsafe’ on campus

Poll: 65% of Jewish college students feel ‘unsafe’ on campus

Survey also finds that half of Jewish students polled hide their Jewish identity to avoid physical or verbal attacks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/09/2021 22:09
Huntington latest NY town to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Huntington latest NY town to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Long Island town joins other local municipalities in adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/09/2021 17:51
Maine man accused of threatening to kill Jews during High Holy Days denied bail

Maine man accused of threatening to kill Jews during High Holy Days denied bail

24-year old allegedly posted to Twitter that he wanted to "kill Jews with my AR-15" during the High Holy Days.Dan Verbin, Canada, 17/09/2021 19:08
Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Atlanta high school before Yom Kippur

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Atlanta high school before Yom Kippur

A second Atlanta, Georgia area high school was defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti during the High Holy Days.Dan Verbin, 17/09/2021 15:50
22% of Jewish adult gamers suffered anti-Semitism while playing

22% of Jewish adult gamers suffered anti-Semitism while playing

ADL survey finds more than one in five Jewish adults who play online multiplayer games faced anti-Semitism while playing.Ben Sales/JTA, 16/09/2021 23:29
California teachers union slammed by Jewish advocacy group for anti-Israel resolution

California teachers union slammed by Jewish advocacy group for anti-Israel resolution

StandWithUs calls San Diego union's resolution “disturbing” and full of "misrepresentations."Dan Verbin, 14/09/2021 21:35
Man threatening to 'kill Jews with my AR-15' during Rosh Hashanah arrested in Maine

Man threatening to 'kill Jews with my AR-15' during Rosh Hashanah arrested in Maine

24-year old Buxton, Maine resident faces up to five years in prison for threatening to kill Jews during the High Holy Days.Dan Verbin, 14/09/2021 16:57
Suspect in gang attack on Jewish man in Lyon, France arrested

Suspect in gang attack on Jewish man in Lyon, France arrested

Leader of gang, reportedly a minor, held by police after Jewish man called anti-Semitic slur and assaulted at the end of Rosh Hashanah.Dan Verbin, 13/09/2021 22:56