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Jewish Councilwoman in Oakland Targeted with Swastikas

Fliers hung in the Oakland, Calif., Montclair  neighborhood of Jewish city councilwoman Libby Schaaf show a swastika drawn on her forehead. The fliers hung district...

South African U. Suspends Students Who Broke up Concert by Israeli

The University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg has given a suspended sentence of a one-year ouster to 11 students charged with disrupting a concert last...

344 Years after His Execution, French Jew Cleared of Blood Libel

Nearly 350 years after his wrongful execution, a French Jew who had been convicted of a blood libel was exonerated and declared a martyr. The...

British Lawmaker Rankles Jews with Tweet Attacking Ariel Sharon

British lawmaker David Ward has raised Jewish ire again for tweeting two days after the death of Ariel Sharon. “Sharon’s death makes you think....

Hungarian Jewish Leaders Accuse Government of Minimizing Holocaust

Hungarian Jewish leaders demanded the resignation of a key government appointee and threatened to boycott government-sponsored events marking the 70th anniversary of the Holocaust...

Congress Members Blast ASA for Boycott Decision

A bipartisan slate of 134 U.S. Congress members wrote a letter to the American Studies Association protesting its decision last month to boycott Israeli...

Ukraine: Yeshiva Student Stabbed

On Friday night, 3 youths jumped and stabbed a yeshiva student on his way home.

Berlin Chabad to Display Newly Discovered Nuremberg Trials Evidence

Juliana Rangel, icj, Nuremberg trials, isaac stone, kedem, Chabad Berlin

Belgian Jews Thank France for Banning Antisemitic Comedian

Leaders of Belgium’s Jewish community rallied outside the French embassy in Brussels to thank the French government for its efforts to keep an antisemitic...

UNESCO Cancels Israel Expo following Arab Pressure

The decision arose out of UNESCO’s support for peace talks.

Rep. Jim Moran, Notorious for Repeated Clashes with Jews, Retires

Virginia Democratic Rep. Jim Moran, a longtime congressman from northern Virginia who repeatedly clashed with pro-Israel and Jewish groups, is retiring. Moran, 68, told media...

Knesset Bill Proposed to Outlaw Nazi Slogans

The Knesset easily passed on preliminary reading on Wednesday a bill that would make it illegal to use the word Nazi and Nazi symbols,...

Terror Victim’s Family Attacked by Terrorists on the Way to his Grave

The expression “only in Israel” usually relates to the country's positive uniqueness. Not this time.

Painting of Jews Murdering Christian Children to Go on Display

A controversial 18-century painting depicting the ritual murder of Christian children by Jews, will be available to viewers in the cathedral of Sandomierz, Poland....

Anti-Israel Resolution Passes Preliminary MLA Vote

Delegates to the Modern Language Association’s annual convention upheld a resolution accusing Israel of keeping Palestinian academics from entering Judea and Samaria, but rejected...

Watch Hitchcock Holocaust Documentary Suppressed by the British

By the time Hitchcock's film was finished, the allies' political needs had changed.

Dieudonne Fans Bring Down French JDL Website

Supporters of the anti-Semitic comedian Dieudonne hijacked three French pro-Israel websites in a coordinated cyber attack. The attack Thursday paralyzed the websites Israel-Flash.com, Europe-Israel.org and...

Antisemitic Black Poet Amiri Baraka Dies

Amiri Baraka, the New Jersey poet laureate whose works were celebrated by blacks but often condemned by Jews, has died. Baraka’s writings, lectures and poetry...

Israel Summons Dutch Ambassador over Divestments in his Country

For the second time in less than a month, Israel demanded clarifications from the Netherlands on Dutch firms’ divestment from Israel. On Friday, Israel’s Ministry...

Russian Jewish School Teacher Freed

Prison authorities in Russia released a Jewish schoolteacher whose controversial bribery conviction triggered protests by leading politicians. The teacher, Ilya Farber, was released Friday from...

CBC News Attacking FM Baird on Appointing Jewish Envoy to Israel

Did you know Bercovici was Jewish? I was sure she was Italian…

Topsy-Turvy Court Decisions Ban Dieudonne – Again

The French government has won a last minute appeal on Thursday to France’s highest court, which reinstated a ban lifted hours before by a...

French Court Scraps City’s Ban on Anti-Semitic Comedian’s Show

A court in France scrapped a municipal ban on a performance by the anti-Semitic comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala Thursday after he petitioned to negate...

Black State Senator: Academic Boycott of Israel Antisemitic

State Senator Anthony Williams introduced a Resolution into the Pennsylvania legislature condemning the ASA boycott of Israel as antisemitic.

French Minister Tells Mayors to Ban Shows by Antisemitic Comic

French interior Minister Manuel Valls instructed French mayors to ban performances by the antisemitic comedian Dieudonne M’bala M’bala. Valls sent the non-binding recommendation in a...

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