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Brazilian Neo-Nazi Gets 3 Years in Jail

A Brazilian judge sentenced a man to 35 months in jail for giving Jewish students a Nazi salute and exposing his swastika tattoo.

Dutch Stolen Art Committee Dismisses Katz Family’s 188 Claims

A panel of experts advised the Dutch government to return only one painting out of 189 claimed by relatives of a Holocaust-era art collector.

Hotel Owner who Kicked Jews Out Hosting Anti-Jihadists

Geller promises she and Spencer will partake in a proudly Zionist event in the Shangri-La Hotel, "we will talk forthrightly about the roots of Islamic antisemitism in the Quran and other Islamic texts."

Chabad Rabbi’s Tu B’Shevat Art in Honor of Hurricane Sandy

Rabbi Yitzchok Moully, youth director at the Chabad Jewish Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, will be introducing a new art installation in honor of Tu B’Shevat, the Jewish New Year of Trees, inspired by the destruction of Hurricane Sandy.

Trees to Be Planted in Memory of Sandy Hook Shooting Victims

More than 2,000 people have made contributions in memory of the young victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut to plant a grove of trees in Israel.

Sec. Camera Shows Man Throwing Brick at LA Temple (Video)

Temple Israel was vandalized back in November, when someone wrote anti-Semitic graffiti on the building.

EU Parliament Pres: ‘Jews live in fear in Europe’

Jewish people are living in fear in Europe but the European Union will make sure they are not harmed, the president of the European Parliament said.

Russian Jews Back Moscow in US Feud Over Chabad Text

Leaders of Russia’s Jewish community have criticized a U.S. federal court ruling that fined Russia for refusing to hand over ancient Chasidic texts.

Hungarian Lawmaker to Speak on ‘Zionist Threat’

A lawmaker from Hungary’s Jobbik Party who recently called for listing Jews as a “security risk” reportedly is planning a lecture tour about the “Zionist threat.”

NY Book Takes Top 2012 National Jewish Book Award

A history of New York Jewry took Jewish book of the year honors in the 2012 National Jewish Book Awards.

Finland Has New Israeli-Born Chief Rabbi

Livson, 30, the Israeli-born son of Finnish immigrants, was officially installed as chief rabbi on Jan. 13, taking over from Rabbi Moshe Edelman.

Arab Snow Attackers Apprehended

Police arrest everyone involved in the anti-Semitic attack in Jerusalem.

NY Times’ Kristof: AIPAC and NRA Are Like Pigs

"The settlements erode hope ... of a peace agreement in the future."

Italian Soccer Players Honor Jewish Coach Killed in Holocaust

Italian soccer players expressed their opposition to racism by honoring a Jewish coach who was killed in the Holocaust.

EU Places Holocaust Memorial on Official Calendar

The European Union has incorporated International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jan. 27, into its official calendar.

Bears Bring in Jewish Head Coach, Marc Trestman

The Chicago Bears hired a Jewish head coach, Marc Trestman, to improve their pigskin prowess.

‘Google Play’ Apps: ‘Inspiring’ Hitler Quotes

In the user review section, the free English-language app is described as a “great moral booster,” by one of the 1,060 reviewers who downloaded the app.

Baltimore Jewish Day School Teacher Arrested on Child Abuse Charges

A physical education teacher at a Baltimore Jewish high school was arrested and charged with child abuse.

Hitler Honored in Upscale Instanbul Mall

Turkey is now not only openly hostile to the Jewish State, but also to the Jewish people.

Anti-Semitic Messages Target Israeli Soccer Player in U.K.

British soccer fans reportedly wrote anti-Semitic messages on the Facebook page of a local British club shortly after it hired an Israeli player.

Death Row Inmate Denied Request to Pray With Jews in Jail

William Harry Meece, a 40 year old death row inmate from Kentucky who is awaiting execution for murdering three people in 1993, has been denied a request by the Kentucky Court of Appeals to make use of the Institutional Religious Center at the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville for Jewish prayers.

Chabad-Lubavitch Urging Court to Fine Russia for Failure to Relinquish Artifacts

The Chabad-Lubavitch movement is urging the US court to impose civil fines on Russia for failing to heed a court order mandating that it return to the organization books, manuscripts, and other documents belonging to the founders of the movement and other Russian Jews.

Rav Ovadiah Yosef Hospitalized After Stroke.

On Saturday morning, Rav Ovadiah Yosef, the spiritual leader of the Shas party, was taken to Hadassah Ein Karem hospital in Jerusalem after not...

Dutch City Begins Restoring Ancient Mikvah

The Dutch city of Venlo began restoring a recently discovered mikvah -- the oldest proof of Jewish life in the country.

Italy Issues Guidelines for Dealing with Anti-Semitism at Soccer Matches

New guidelines issued by the Italian Interior Ministry govern how police may halt or interrupt a soccer match because of racist or anti-Semitic behavior by fans or on the pitch.

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