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July 17, 2019 4:32 pm

Parents of US Girl Killed in 2001 Jerusalem Bombing Call for Congressional Investigation Into Fugitive Hamas Terrorist Living Freely in Jordan

The parents of an American victim of a devastating Palestinian suicide bombing in Jerusalem in 2001 are calling on the US Congress to investigate why...

July 16, 2019 3:26 pm

French Jews Vow to Appeal Paris Court’s Ruling That Antisemitic Murderer of Sarah Halimi Is ‘Unfit’ for Criminal Trial

Lawyers acting for the family of a French Jewish widow murdered in her own home during a frenzied antisemitic assault have vowed to appeal the...

July 11, 2019 6:06 pm

Supporter of UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Slams Antisemitism Whistleblowers as ‘Bunch of Wimps’ During BBC Interview

The schism within the British Labour Party over antisemitism deepened on Thursday, as supporters and detractors of the party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn furiously...

July 9, 2019 10:54 am

‘It Was Fantastic’: South Africa’s Jewish Soccer Star Dean Furman Reflects on Shock Win Over Egypt in African Cup

Three days after South Africa stunned the world of international soccer by knocking hosts Egypt out of the 2019 African Cup of Nations, the sound...

July 8, 2019 12:08 pm

Fury as Cartoonist Behind ‘Blatantly Antisemitic’ Image Receives Invite to White House Social Media Summit

One of the invited guests to a White House social media summit scheduled for Thursday is a cartoonist renowned for graphic attacks on political opponents...

July 5, 2019 2:52 pm

Rabid French Antisemite Dieudonné Sentenced by Paris Court for Money Laundering, Tax Evasion

The rabidly antisemitic French comedian Dieudonné M'bala M'bala was sentenced to two years in prison by the Paris Criminal Court on Friday, which convicted him...

July 4, 2019 11:26 am

Spanish Nominee for Top EU Foreign Policy Post Is Firm Backer of Iranian Regime

A Spanish socialist politician strongly tipped to become the next European Union High Representative for foreign policy is raising hackles in the US, Israel and...

July 3, 2019 12:32 pm

Top German Protestant Leader Urges Creation of Church Special Envoy to Combat Antisemitism

The head of one of Germany's leading Evangelical churches has called on his fellow Protestant clerics to appoint a special representative to challenge rising antisemitism...

June 28, 2019 1:16 pm

UK Labour Leader Corbyn Under Pressure Over Readmission of MP Who Dismissed Antisemitism Concerns

The civil war in the British Labour Party over the readmission of a leading ally of party leader Jeremy Corbyn intensified on Friday, as more...

June 27, 2019 11:54 am

Criminal Trial of Antisemitic Killer of Sarah Halimi Still Hanging in Balance, French Lawyer Says

The lawyer for the family of Sarah Halimi -- the 65-year-old French Jewish widow brutally murdered in her Paris apartment in April 2017 by an...

June 25, 2019 1:06 pm

‘A Sad Reality’: Berlin Antisemitism Official Repeats Kippah Warning for German Capital

The Berlin city official tasked with combating antisemitism in the German capital on Tuesday repeated earlier official warnings about the potential dangers of wearing visibly...

June 24, 2019 11:14 am

Hatred of Israel, Homosexuality and Women’s Emancipation Are Dominant Beliefs in Arab World, New BBC Poll Reveals

A clear majority of the Arab world continues to believe that Israel is the main threat in the Middle East and North Africa, a comprehensive...

June 17, 2019 10:16 am

Appreciative Laughter Greets Malaysian PM’s Antisemitic Barb at Cambridge University Appearance

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad -- infamous for his antisemitic views across several decades -- delivered an anti-Jewish barb that was greeted with laughter during...

June 14, 2019 10:34 am

Meet the German Academic at Indiana University Mapping the Patterns of Global Antisemitism

"Very often, people will start out with negative feelings about Jews, and then they'll find ideological justifications for those feelings," explained newly-appointed Indiana University Professor...


New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...


BBC Special on Circumcision Draws Mixed Reaction From UK Jewish Group

A British advocacy group for protecting the practice of circumcision expressed guarded criticism of a BBC special on the Jewish and Muslim ritual to be broadcast on Thursday night. Milah UK,...


Netanyahu: ‘We’ve Turned Israel Into a Rising Global Power’ - At the end of the week, Benjamin Netanyahu will mark a personal achievement and become the longest-sitting Israeli prime minister, pushing the country’s first leader, Prime Minister David...

Middle East

Three Iranian Nationals Charged With Exporting Carbon Fiber From US to Iran - Three Iranian nationals have been charged with illegally smuggling carbon fiber, a crucial component to make a nuclear bomb, announced the US Department of Justice on Tuesday. Behzad Pourghannad...

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