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Posts Tagged: New York City Councilwoman Inna Vernikov

January 19, 2023 10:20 am

NY Jewish Civic and Political Leaders Call for Harsher Penalties for Antisemitic Crime at Rally

A bipartisan group of Jewish and non-Jewish leaders on Wednesday called for an end to antisemitic hate crimes during an "End Jew Hatred" press conference...

January 10, 2023 1:37 pm

Antisemitic Hate Crimes in New York City Increased 41 Percent in 2022

Antisemitic hate crimes throughout New York City increased by 41 percent in 2022, based on an analysis of crime data conducted by The Algemeiner. There were...

December 6, 2022 4:41 pm

NYPD Arrests Man Accused of Shooting Jewish Father and Son with BB Gun

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has arrested a suspect accused of shooting a Jewish man and his seven-year-old son with a BB gun...

December 5, 2022 12:41 pm

New York Antisemitic Hate Crimes Up 125 Percent in November, NYPD Says

Antisemitic hate crimes in New York City during the month of November increased by 125 percent when compared to last year, the New York City...

November 23, 2022 3:02 pm

NYPD Arrest Suspects Allegedly Involved in Attack on Yeshiva Student Forced To Say ‘Free Palestine’

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has arrested and charged two of the young men suspected of pelting a Jewish yeshiva student with eggs...

September 20, 2022 4:23 pm

New York Councilwoman Protests Appointment of CAIR Supporter to Investigate CUNY Antisemitism Controversy

New York City Councilwoman Inna Vernikov is calling on Mayor Eric Adams to address antisemitism at City University of New York following reports that an...

August 2, 2022 2:11 pm

New York City Council Member Urges NY Governor to Address ‘Hostile Climate’ for Jewish CUNY Students

New York City Council Member Inna Vernikov issued a letter to New York Governor Kathy Hochul on Monday urging her administration to address "pervasive" antisemitism...

June 30, 2022 6:03 pm

New York City Council Members Grill CUNY Officials on ‘Pervasive’ Campus Antisemitism in Hearing

The New York City Council held a hearing Thursday on antisemitism at the City University of New York (CUNY), with members pressing school officials on...

June 3, 2022 2:07 pm

New York City Council Announces Investigation of Antisemitism at CUNY

The City University of New York (CUNY) will be the focus of New York City Council's recently announced investigation of antisemitism in higher education. The body's...


Many in UK Academic Community Forced to Hide Jewish Identity: Report

Pervasive antisemitism and anti-Zionism at UK universities is forcing members of the Jewish academic community to conceal their identities on campus, according to a new report issued by the Parliamentary...


Vice-President of German Youth Soccer Team Sanctioned for Antisemitism Bann...

The vice-president of a Berlin soccer team whose players were disciplined after they proffered Nazi salutes and antisemitic invective towards...

Middle East

At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border

Two Iranian border guards and one Taliban fighter were killed after shooting broke out near a border post between Iran and Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman and Iran's state media said...

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