Posts Tagged ‘antisemitic’

Antisemitic assaults drop 19% worldwide due to COVID-19, study finds

A 19% decrease in the number of antisemitic assaults recorded worldwide in 2020 from the previous year was attributed to lockdowns connected to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an annual report published Wednesday. The lockdowns limited personal interactions generally, the authors of the Report on Antisemitism Worldwide said. There were 371 cases of physical assaults last […]

Italian Holocaust survivor ‘senator for life’, gets antisemitic threats

The reassuring speeches, the morale-boosting flyovers and the evening balcony applause for medical staff have done little to impress 90-year-old Liliana Segre. A prominent lawmaker in her native Italy who barely survived Auschwitz as a teenager, she has maintained a sober attitude throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, which hit Italy early and hard in February 2020. […]

New Study Shows That The More Educated People Are, The More Likely They Are To Hold Antisemitic Views

[Pictured clockwise: Arthur Schopenhauer, Nikola Tesla, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound] For years Jewish advocacy and supremacist groups like the Anti-Defamation League have claimed that “antisemitism” — like other forms of “racism” — is born out of ignorance and a lack of education, but a new study conducted by the Jewish magazine Tablet shows that the […]

Capitol Hill ramming attacker member of antisemitic Nation of Islam org.

Noah Green, 25, of Newport News, Virginia, was named as the suspect in the ramming attack at the northern barricade of Capitol Hill on Friday night, multiple media organizations reported, citing police. Green spoke on Facebook about the “end times,” the anti-Christ and government “mind control,” according to the reports. He also said he was […]

Norwegian Broadcaster Includes Antisemitic Blood Libel About Matzah in Easter, Passover Quiz

A screenshot of the NRK quiz. Photo: Screenshot. The Norwegian government-owned broadcasting company NRK featured an antisemitic blood libel in a quiz about Easter and Passover published on its website on Thursday.  The eighth question in the quiz, entitled “a very special bread,” shows a picture of young boy holding pieces of matzah. Readers are […]

Educated people may actually be more antisemitic, Tablet Mag claims

How we combat hate may need to be reevaluated after a new study found that educated people may actually in some ways be more antisemitic than less educated people, despite largely accepted views supporting the contrary, according to an article by the researchers behind the study in Tablet magazine. The common view of the relationship […]

We tracked antisemitic incidents in Australia over four years. This is when they are most likely to occur

Browse > Home / Featured Articles / We tracked antisemitic incidents in Australia over four years. This is when they are most likely to occur April 2, 2021 by   Read on for article This is the first in a series of two articles looking at antisemitism in Australia by Matteo Vergani, Deakin University and […]

Passover: Baby dolls hung near Sweden synagogue with antisemitic message

Strange baby dolls made to look covered in blood were found strung up near a synagogue in Norrköping, Sweden, on the first night of the Passover holiday. The incident appears to be antisemitic in nature, with a message accompanying the dolls being classified by the police as “a hate crime, one that intends to spread […]

‘Antisemitic’ Mass Murderer Who Mistakenly Killed 3 Christians Appeals His Death Penalty Verdict

Hosea 5,14 For I will be like a lion to Ephraim And like a young lion to the house of Judah. I, yes I, will tear to pieces and go away, I will carry away, and there will be no one to rescue. 15 I will go away and return to My place Until they […]

Duxbury Football team meets Jewish legislator after antisemitic comments

The Duxbury High School football team was said last week to have used “highly offensive language” including antisemitic remarks such as the name of a Nazi concentration camp and other words with Jewish significance to call plays. As a consequence, the team received a mandatory lesson in antisemitism just before the Jewish Holiday of Passover, […]

Antisemitic mass shooter appeals death penalty verdict for 2014 murders

American domestic terrorist and former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Miller, who killed three people during a shooting spree in two suburban Kansas City Jewish sites on Passover Eve in 2014, has filed an appeal to overturn his death penalty on the grounds that he was unfit to represent himself in the trial, the […]

Antisemitic comments discovered on the Auschwitz Google Maps site

The Google Maps site for the Auschwitz concentration camp has been investigated after British newspaper The Guardian discovered there were more than 150 antisemitic comments posted, according to a report by Algemeiner.  However, the majority of these comments remained online 24 hours after they were reported to Google by The Guardian.Google Maps was then slammed […]

Are the actions of NZ super fund antisemitic?

March 24, 2021 by Perry Trotter Read on for article Antisemitism has been dubbed The Longest Hatred and is as old as the Jewish people. It has shown itself remarkably adaptable, able to morph and repeatedly reinvent itself across time and culture. Perry Trotter One of the most recent and effective iterations of antisemitism in […]

Stabbing in Rome: Another Deliveroo Food Courier Involved in Antisemitic Outrage

A cyclist from online delivery company Deliveroo is seen in Paris during the March 2020 COVID-19 lockdown. Photo: Reuters/Hans Lucas Pictures. Police in Rome are searching for a food delivery courier who stabbed a fellow courier outside a McDonald’s in the Italian capital over the weekend, following a row between the two that involved antisemitic […]

NJ newspaper apologizes for using antisemitic epithet in photo caption

A New Jersey newspaper left a photo caption with the term “JAP,” a pejorative for “Jewish American princess,” on its website for over 14 hours. The caption in the Gannett-owned Asbury Park Press, which went with a photo of a female Orthodox nurse, read: “A f***ing hot nurse, a total JAP, loads a syringe with […]

Food delivery man in Rome goes on antisemitic rant, stabs man, flees

A food delivery man in Rome was stabbed after telling a fellow courier to stop an antisemitic rant this weekend. The victim sustained lacerations on his face and required medical treatment but is not in critical condition. The incident occurred in Rome’s Piazza dei Re di Roma square, where the two men were waiting for […]

Swiss agency says antisemitic COVID conspiracy theories on the rise

The Swiss  Federal Commission against Racism (FCR) has said that hate speech and intolerance are on the rise in the country, including antisemitic conspiracy theories often surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement on Sunday to mark International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination External link, the commission said that the pandemic had given […]

Antisemitic or Just ‘Strident’?

Signs at a pro-BDS protest in New York following the US decision to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Photo: Reuters / Carlo Allegri. JNS.org – There is a curious sentence that appears in the definition of antisemitism currently being tested by a group of progressive Jewish Americans. It reads as follows: “Even contentious, […]

Man arrested for drawing antisemitic artwork outside of New York synagogue

A man from New York was arrested after drawing a swastika in the snow outside a synagogue, afterwards returning to draw other antisemitic symbols.Manuel Barrera, 50, was detained by officers after returning to carry out the second antisemitic act on the Emanu-El temple in New York’s Upper East Side, according to NBC News.Barrera was arrested […]

Andrew Yang Says BDS is “Non-Violent” But “Antisemitic”

New York City Mayoral Candidate Andrew Yang said in a March 19 statement to the Forward that while he views the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement as “nonviolent,” the fact that it doesn’t recognize Israel’s right to exist makes it anti-Semitic. According to the Forward, Yang was speaking at a March 18 forum hosted […]

Nick Cannon ‘educates himself’ on Jewish issues after antisemitic comment

Musician, comedian and stand-up comic Nick Cannon is on a journey of educating himself on Black-Jewish issues following a July podcast during which he said black people are the “true Hebrews” ABC News reported on Wednesday.  In the podcast, Cannon repeated ideas from Melanin theory, which claims people with dark skin have advantages over non-black […]

U.S. Capitol police suspend officer over antisemitic reading material

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US Capitol police suspend officer over antisemitic tract

WASHINGTON  – The US Capitol Police suspended an officer after antisemitic reading material was “discovered near his work area,” the department said on Monday. The tract, originally published in the early 20th century, is described by the Anti-Defamation League as “a classic in paranoid, racist literature.” The officer is suspended pending an internal investigation. “We […]

Gab CEO to Texas Gov. Abbott: We are not an antisemitic platform

Andrew Torba, CEO of Gab, a social media platform popular with far-right groups, has denied allegations made by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott that his social media platform is antisemitic. Gab, he said in an online statement, is “not an ‘antisemitic’ platform” and is simply a social media outlet aimed at “protect[ing] the political speech of All […]

NBA fines Meyers Leonard $50,000 for using antisemitic slur

The NBA fined Miami Heat player Meyers Leonard $50,000 two days after he was caught saying the word “kike” on a video game stream. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who is Jewish, said Leonard spoke Wednesday with Anti-Defamation League officials, the Associated Press reported, “to better understand the impact of his words. “We accept that he […]

Pogrom Alert After Jews Discover ‘Antisemitic’ T-Shirt Store They Can’t Shut Down

Jews in Northern California are on high alert after discovering that Jon Minadeo Jr., a 38-year-old Petaluma man infamous within the Bay Area Jewish community, has launched an online merchandise store selling hundreds of T-shirts that dare to expose and mock Jewish subterfuge and supremacy: Dubbed “Goyim Gear,” some of the T-shirts bear the “Happy […]

Antisemitic Incidents in Wisconsin Leap by 36 Percent Amid Rise in Conspiracy Theories and Hate Group Activity

The synagogue in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Wisconsin’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) recorded a troubling uptick in antisemitic incidents during 2020, according to a new report published this week. The report observed a 36 percent leap in antisemitic incidents during the 2019-20 period, including expressions of hatred directed against Jews, the spread of […]

NBA player Meyers Leonard caught using antisemitic slur while gaming

Miami Heat’s Meyers Leonard was found to have apparently used an antisemitic slur while playing a video game on Twitch, Insider reported. The report states that while he played the game Call of Duty on Twitch with another person, he responded to another player shooting him from afar in game with the slur, saying: “Don’t […]

‘Dead goyim leg’: NBC’s ‘antisemitic’ TV clip is more accurate than we’d like to admit

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French High Court Debates Trial for Accused Antisemitic Killer of Sarah Halimi Deemed Criminally Irresponsible Over Cannabis Use

One of the signs distributed around Paris calling for justice for Sarah Halimi. Photo: Twitter. France’s highest court began its deliberations Wednesday on whether to overrule a lower court’s decision excusing the alleged antisemitic murderer of a Jewish woman from a criminal trial because his excessive cannabis use supposedly rendered him mentally unfit. The Court […]

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