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ARTICLES BY: Algemeiner Staff

November 20, 2018 3:54 pm

Despite Pledges of Change, Saudi Textbooks Still Rife With Antisemitism, New ADL Report Finds

Textbooks published by the Saudi government continue to be rife with antisemitism, a newly-published Anti-Defamation League (ADL) analysis found. “The United States must hold its ally...

November 19, 2018 3:51 pm

Iran-Backed Palestinian Terror Groups Targeted Israeli Civilians During Recent Gaza Flare-Up, US Envoy Haley Tells UN Security Council

The recent spate of rocket attacks against Israel conducted by Gaza-based Hamas and Islamic Jihad terrorists was raised at the UN Security Council on Monday,...

November 19, 2018 12:39 pm

Cletus ‘Hebrew Hammer’ Seldin Returns to Ring With Spectacular 26-Second Knockout of Nelson Lara

New York Jewish boxer Cletus Seldin has returned to the ring with a spectacular victory over Nicaraguan contender Nelson Lara. Known as the "Hebrew Hammer" because of...

November 19, 2018 12:28 pm

IDF Says It Thwarted Terror Attack When It Uncovered Knife in Pringles Container

The Israeli military said it thwarted a terror attack near Jerusalem on Monday when it uncovered a knife concealed in a Pringles container being held...

November 16, 2018 2:52 pm

Elite IDF Officer Wounded in Blown Undercover Gaza Op Sent Home From Hospital in ‘Good Condition for Rehabilitation’

An Israeli military officer who was seriously wounded in last Sunday’s blown special forces mission inside the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip was released from Soroka Medical...

November 16, 2018 2:21 pm

Business as Usual as UN Committee Passes Nine Resolutions Slamming Israel in Single Day

A special committee of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday voted in favor of nine resolutions attacking the State of Israel -- with the...

November 16, 2018 1:28 pm

Telegraph Reporter Reveals Lengths Israel Goes to in Effort to Avoid Harming Palestinian Civilians in Gaza Airstrikes

A tweet published by The Daily Telegraph’s Middle East correspondent on Thursday revealed the lengths the Israeli military went to in order to not harm...

November 15, 2018 2:23 pm

Ambassador: Israel to Invest $60 Million in Angola, Including Solar Power Plant

Israel has allocated $60 million to invest in projects in the southwestern African nation of Angola, including the construction of a solar power plant in...

November 15, 2018 11:19 am

‘For the Many Not the Jew’ Graffiti Found at California State University, Fullerton

Graffiti reading "for the many not the jew" was found at the California State University, Fullerton, campus on Tuesday. The message was written in black marker on an electric utility...

November 14, 2018 5:26 pm

University of Tennessee Rock Painted With Swastikas, ‘Kill Jews,’ ‘Free Palestine’

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, said an iconic campus structure was repainted with "symbols and messages of hate" on Saturday, for the second time in as...

November 14, 2018 4:53 pm

House Antisemitism Task Force Praises Unanimous Passage of Condemnation of Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

The House of Representatives Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism praised the passage on Wednesday of a bipartisan resolution denouncing the Oct. 27 massacre of...

November 14, 2018 4:27 pm

Amid Antisemitism Surge in US, American Jewish Groups Urge Government to Do More to Combat Hate Crimes

Top American Jewish groups are calling on the government to do more to combat hate crimes following the FBI’s publication on Tuesday of data showing...

November 14, 2018 1:34 pm

Top Trump Administration Official: We Will Make Tehran Regime Pay Price for Support of Terrorism

The Tehran regime provides terrorist groups throughout the Middle East nearly one billion dollars a year, a top Trump administration official said on Tuesday. “Who ultimately...

November 13, 2018 5:09 pm

UCLA Chancellor Says SJP Conference Will Take Place on Campus, Despite Antisemitism Concerns

The chancellor of the University of California, Los Angeles, expressed "fundamental disagreements" with Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), but said the group will nonetheless be...


Public Charter Schools Put Benefits of Teaching Hebrew to the Test - Now in its ninth year, the Hebrew Public network of 13...

Hungarian Jews Examine Long-Lost Identity, and a JCC Is There to Help Them - Many Jews in Hungary are discovering their roots for the first...

IDF Enlistment Officer Has ‘Moving Encounters’ with North American Jewish Youths - “That was a real wow for me,” said Lt.-Col. Tzachi Revivo,...


French Interior Minister: ‘Government Fully Mobilized to Fight Against Al... - "The government is fully mobilized to fight against all forms of antisemitic hatred and ensure the safety of...


Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Orders Muslim Who Sold Land to Jews be Buried In Jewi... - Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem Rabbi Aryeh Stern authorized the burial of a Muslim inside Jerusalem’s Har HaMenuchot Jewish cemetery...

Middle East

Humanitarian Body: More Than 80,000 Yemeni Children May Have Died From Hung...

An estimated 85,000 children under five may have died from extreme hunger in Yemen since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in...