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BDS Group SJP Silences Irish University, Forces Cancellation of Event With Israeli Ambassador

25 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
An SJP member explained the Israeli ambassador wasn't entitled to speak on campus because “Palestinians in Gaza don’t have free speech.”

Bomb Threats Lead to Evacuations at JCCs in 5 States

25 Shevat 5777 – February 20, 2017
In several incidents in January there were a total of 60 bomb threats called into 48 JCCs in 26 states -- all hoaxes.

Toronto Jews Plagued by Anti-Semitic Notes on Doors & Vandalized Mezuzahs

Post-it notes with swastikas, messages reading “No Jews” and other anti-Semitic slurs were found on doors; mezuzahs were damaged as well.

PM Netanyahu Visits Singapore Jewish Community at Maghain Aboth Synagogue

PM Netanyahu: "I want a reciprocal visit this year. This is year in Jerusalem, I look forward to meeting you there."

David Friedman Beware: 200 Years Ago, US Envoy to Tunis Was Fired for Being...

US Consul Noah was operating in the midst of this volatile mix, negotiating with powers that were easily as hostile to Americans and Europeans then as they are today.

President al-Sisi Meets Delegation of Heads of Jewish-American Organizations

The president stressed his keenness to receive delegations representing different [groups] from American society.

Wife Murderer Suing Prison over Substandard Kosher Food

Perry Avram March, the son of a Romanian Jewish immigrant who, back in 2006, was convicted of murdering his wife, Janet Levine March, has...

Hitler’s Personal Phone Gets $240,000 in Auction

You, too, can own Adolf Hitler's personal presentation telephone, recovered from the Fuhrerbunker.

Austrian Woman Fined for Denying Holocaust in Bathroom

A court in Feldkirch, Austria, on Friday fined a woman $1,280 and gave her a suspended jail sentence for calling the Holocaust "lies" and...

VP Pence in ‘Emotional’ Tour at Dachau Nazi Concentration Camp

24 Shevat 5777 – February 19, 2017
"We can never forget atrocities against Jews and others in the Holocaust," VP Pence said.

Suspects in Custody for Anti-Semitic Vandalism in UK

"I have been here for six years and haven’t seen anything like it," a local worker said.

IKEA Apologizes for Cutting Women Out of Catalog for Haredim

IKEA said its Israeli franchise had tried to reach a consumer group and made an error.

Belfast Jewish Community Threatened on Facebook, Calls to Synagogue’s Rabbi

23 Shevat 5777 – February 18, 2017
Belfast police still have no suspects and no arrests made after 13 Jewish graves were vandalized last August.

Beleaguered Trump Maligns Haredi Reporter over Anti-Semitism Question [video]

21 Shevat 5777 – February 17, 2017
President Trump has been so overwhelmed by the relentless media attacks against him, he was unable to recognize a friendly question, even though the reporter looked Haredi and peppered his question with Yiddish.

Trump Attacks Jewish Reporter on Question About Anti-Semitism, Racism

"Let me just tell you something - that I hate the charge. I find it repulsive. I hate even the question..."

96-Yr-Old Holocaust Survivor Olympian Wins Israel Prize

Agnes Keleti holds more Olympic gold medals than anyone else in the State of Israel.

Chilean Parks Official Uses Slurs Against ‘Israelites’

20 Shevat 5777 – February 16, 2017
The three Israelis were fined about $1,000 each.

Meet Little Yoav Fanai from India who Became Israeli Citizen this Week

The 102 new immigrants all hail from the northeastern Indian state of Mizoram, which borders Burma and Bangladesh and is home to the second-largest concentration of Bnei Menashe in India.

London Police Humiliate Haredi Passengers over Dispute Resolved Hours Earlier

For the record, the essential dispute was resolved at 2:55 PM, why did easyJet insist on police escort for the men in black hats three hours later, after landing in London at 5:55 PM?

Pew: Americans Warm Toward Religious Groups, Especially Jews

The survey found that Americans express warm feelings toward Jews, with half of US adults rating Jews at 67 degrees or higher on the 0-to-100 scale.

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