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Posts Tagged: anti-semitism

November 10, 2017 4:01 pm
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Kristallnacht, and Our Modern-Day Approach to Antisemitism

Seventy-nine years ago, Nazis across Germany and Austria razed synagogues, smashed windows and murdered almost 100 innocent Jews in a violent pogrom. Kristallnacht -- or the "Night...

November 7, 2017 2:47 pm
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Tariq Ramadan’s Fans Insist He’s Not a Rapist — Then Blame the Jews

From the moment that news broke of Harvey Weinstein's sexual aggressions, men and women alike rushed to express their disgust and disappointment. As the number...

October 11, 2017 2:13 pm
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Harvey Weinstein’s Disgrace Produces Another Nasty Caricature

JNS.org - Walking through central London last week, and with a spare half hour on my hands, I decided to pay a quick visit to the National...

September 20, 2017 1:16 pm
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Should We Remove the Names of Antisemites? Not Always

Below is an open letter to the president of Bryn Mawr College Dear President Cassidy, Your August 22 letter to the Bryn Mawr community announced that the...

September 14, 2017 3:57 pm
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UK Study: Those With Strong Anti-Israel Views Are Dramatically More Antisemitic

Though it’s often asked if some anti-Israel positions (such as support for BDS) are inherently antisemitic, it always seemed more relevant to determine whether the...

September 7, 2017 10:55 am
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Jews Need Trifocal Lenses to Confront Antisemitism

For close to two decades, the American Jewish Committee (AJC) has been blowing the whistle on the rising tide of antisemitism. When asked about the source...

August 22, 2017 4:40 pm
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Has the Heat of Worldwide Antisemitism Become Too Hot for the Jewish People?

JNS.org - The stinging heat of antisemitism is being felt around the world. Whether you live in Miami, Rome or Santiago, the goosebumps we all got...

August 15, 2017 11:14 am
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Mr. Trump: The Charlottesville Attack Was Domestic Terrorism

The Investigative Project on Terrorism has long criticized those, like President Barack Obama, who refuse to use terms like "radical Islamic terrorism" in the wake of jihadist...

July 27, 2017 12:01 pm
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How I Spent My Summer Vacation: Encountering Vile Antisemitism at NY’s Whitney Museum

It has become part of my family's post-aliyah ritual: the annual trip back to the Old Country, to visit the family and friends that we left behind. Landing...

July 4, 2017 11:01 am
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A Jewish Version of Intersectionality

JNS.org - Whatever else is said these days about antisemitism, it remains the case that being accused of it is a surefire way of gaining name...

May 16, 2017 4:04 pm
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South Carolina Democrat Stalls Antisemitism Bill

JNS.org - South Carolina House Bill 3643, which would see the southern state adopt the US State Department’s definition of antisemitism, was on the cusp of...

May 15, 2017 10:52 am
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Sarsour Doesn’t Pass ‘3D’ Antisemitism Test

Natan Sharansky, the former Soviet political prisoner and current Jewish Agency chairman, put forth a "3D test" to distinguish between criticism of Israel and antisemitism. Criticism crosses...

March 10, 2017 7:52 am
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Antisemitism and Aliyah

Many people argue that antisemitism in Europe and other parts of the world should not make Jews instinctively flee to Israel. But it is high time for Diaspora Jews...

March 8, 2017 8:00 am
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Using Humor to Expose Hatred

Tuvia Tenenbom's fantastic new book, The Lies They Tell, uses humor as a weapon to expose hatred. The playwright, who runs the Jewish Theater of New York...

Culture

What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’

JNS.org – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Features

US Retreat, Russia-Iran Ties Pose Problems for Israel in Syria and the Region

JNS.org - With one of the bloodiest civil wars in modern history possibly winding...

Exposing the Terror Ties of Students for Justice in Palestine

JNS.org - A newly released report by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA) think tank exposes the terror affiliations of...

After Teen Terror Attack, Jewish Leaders Urge Withdrawal of Bill on Palestinian Minors

JNS.org - In the wake of an attack by a teenage Palestinian terrorist that...

World

Palestinian Rally in Ramallah Attacks South African Government Over Continu...

In a rarely-seen display of anger toward one of their closest international allies, Palestinian demonstrators in the West Bank city...

Israel

Mother of Slain Argentine Prosecutor Alberto Nisman Demands Investigation I...

The mother of Alberto Nisman, the Argentine federal prosecutor murdered in January 2015, has formally requested that former President Cristina...

Middle East

Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri Puts Resignation on Hold

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold, more than two weeks after he shocked the country by saying he was stepping down. Speaking hours after he...

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