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‘Israel Is Part of Who I Am’: College Student and Activist Emily Austin Discusses Antisemitism, the NBA, and Jewish Identity

Rising antisemitism is raising the consciousness of an up and coming Jewish sports journalist and college senior from Long Island, New York. Born a few...

November 11, 2022 11:03 am
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‘My Life Has Been Enriched By Countless Jews,’ Declares Rocker John Mellencamp in Fierce Denunciation of Antisemitism

US rock star John Mellencamp issued a fierce denunciation of antisemitism from the stage at an event in Los Angeles honoring a prominent Jewish entertainment lawyer. The composer of "Jack & Diane," "Ain't Even Done With...

‘Bibi’ Offers Close-Up Look at Israeli Politician in Family Context

Every Jewish American home library should have at least two books by authors named Netanyahu. “Self-Portrait of a Hero,” the collection of letters by Jonathan Netanyahu, originally published in 1980, is a Zionist classic. “The Origins of...

NBA Greats Slam ‘Idiot’ Kyrie Irving Over Promotion of Antisemitic Film

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is feeling pressure off the court as some of basketball's key influencers lined up to condemn him as an "idiot" for promoting a documentary about the slave trade regarded as...

November 2, 2022 11:05 am
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Has an Orthodox Jewish Boxing Champion Become More Impressive as a Promoter?

Some people dream of having a fairy-tale career. Dmitriy Salita is on his second one. But it...

November 1, 2022 1:37 pm
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Top German Official Calls for Cancellation of Upcoming Roger Waters Concert Tour

One of Germany's top officials charged with combating antisemitism has called on German music venues...

October 31, 2022 1:22 pm
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Brooklyn Nets Star Kyrie Irving Defends Promotion of ‘Antisemitic’ Slave Trade Documentary

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has doubled down on his promotion of a documentary film...

October 28, 2022 11:56 am
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Kanye West is ‘Disgraceful’ Despite Being ‘Greatest Artist of Our Generation,’ Says Nick Cave

Australian rock star Nick Cave expressed disappointment at the contrast between the music of hip...

October 28, 2022 7:33 am
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Musk Begins His Twitter Ownership with Firings, Declares the ‘Bird is Freed’

Elon Musk has taken ownership of Twitter Inc with brutal efficiency, firing top executives but...

November 11, 2022 11:03 am
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‘Israel Is Part of Who I Am’: College Student and Activist Emily Austin Discusses Antisemitism, the NBA, and Jewish Identity

Rising antisemitism is raising the consciousness of an up and coming Jewish sports journalist and college senior from Long Island, New York. Born a few months...

November 7, 2022 1:46 pm
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‘My Life Has Been Enriched By Countless Jews,’ Declares Rocker John Mellencamp in Fierce Denunciation of Antisemitism

US rock star John Mellencamp issued a fierce denunciation of antisemitism from the stage at an event in Los Angeles honoring a prominent Jewish entertainment...

November 2, 2022 12:53 pm
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‘Bibi’ Offers Close-Up Look at Israeli Politician in Family Context

Every Jewish American home library should have at least two books by authors named Netanyahu. “Self-Portrait of a Hero,” the collection of letters by Jonathan Netanyahu,...

November 2, 2022 11:26 am
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NBA Greats Slam ‘Idiot’ Kyrie Irving Over Promotion of Antisemitic Film

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving is feeling pressure off the court as some of basketball's key influencers lined up to condemn him as an "idiot"...

November 2, 2022 11:05 am
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Has an Orthodox Jewish Boxing Champion Become More Impressive as a Promoter?

Some people dream of having a fairy-tale career. Dmitriy Salita is on his second one. But it wasn’t magic. Hard work and dedication led to his success....

November 1, 2022 1:37 pm
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Top German Official Calls for Cancellation of Upcoming Roger Waters Concert Tour

One of Germany's top officials charged with combating antisemitism has called on German music venues to cancel the forthcoming tour of Roger Waters, the former...

October 31, 2022 1:22 pm
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Brooklyn Nets Star Kyrie Irving Defends Promotion of ‘Antisemitic’ Slave Trade Documentary

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has doubled down on his promotion of a documentary film that allegedly pushes antisemitic tropes about the relationship between Jews...

October 28, 2022 11:56 am
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Kanye West is ‘Disgraceful’ Despite Being ‘Greatest Artist of Our Generation,’ Says Nick Cave

Australian rock star Nick Cave expressed disappointment at the contrast between the music of hip hop luminary Kanye "Ye" West and the antisemitic outbursts that...

October 28, 2022 7:33 am
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Musk Begins His Twitter Ownership with Firings, Declares the ‘Bird is Freed’

Elon Musk has taken ownership of Twitter Inc with brutal efficiency, firing top executives but providing little clarity over how he will achieve the ambitions...

October 27, 2022 1:44 pm
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Jewish Employee Resigns From Now-Shuttered Kanye West School

A Jewish educational consultant who was employed by Kanye West's Los Angeles private school Donda Academy, resigned earlier this week just days before the institution...

October 26, 2022 9:49 am
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LA Holocaust Museum Receives Torrent of Abuse After Kanye West Declines Invitation

The Holocaust Museum of Los Angeles said it has received a flood of messages "filled with hate, threats, and vitriol," after the rapper Kanye West...

October 25, 2022 11:56 am
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US Postal Service Celebrates Hanukkah With ‘Forever’ Stamp

JNS.org - American Judaica artist Jeanette Kuvin Oren is well-known for her work in many media. She designs unique Torah mantles, ark curtains, chuppah wedding...

October 25, 2022 7:37 am
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Adidas Ends Kanye West Partnership Over Antisemitism, Hate Speech

Adidas AG is terminating its partnership with Kanye West immediately, the sporting goods maker said on Tuesday, reacting to a rash of offensive behavior from...

September 28, 2022 12:45 pm
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Jewish Actor Adam Sandler Says He Hopes to Visit Israel One Day, Become Fluent in Hebrew

Actor and comedian Adam Sandler has never been to Israel but is hoping to go in the near future, he told AARP magazine in a...

Opinion

Hanukkah and the History of Antisemitism

As children at Hanukkah time, we would sing “Maoz Tzur Yeshuati" as we lit the candles. This translates as, “The...

Battling the World’s Oldest Hatred

It’s been a busy couple of months for antisemitism. The most recent crisis began in early October, after Fox News...

World

Brittney Griner Freed From Russia, Swapped For Notorious Arms Dealer

US basketball star Brittney Griner has been released in a prisoner swap with Russia in exchange for arms dealer Viktor Bout and was heading home on Thursday, ending what President...

December 8, 2022 4:59 pm

Israel

Yale University Students Launch Campus’ First Ever BDS Campaign

A Yale University student group has launched the school's first ever boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign, according to a report by the Yale Daily News. "Yalies 4 Palestine" (Y4P), a...

Middle East

Iran Protesters Call for Strike, Prosecutor Says Morality Police Shut Down

Protesters in Iran called on Sunday for a three-day strike this week, stepping up pressure on authorities after the public prosecutor said the morality police whose detention of a young...

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