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Montana Lawmakers Advance Anti-BDS Bill

1 Adar 5777 – February 27, 2017
Anti-Semitism is not new to Montana; neo-Nazis targeted Jewish residents of the tiny town of Whitefish last December.

Swastikas, Racial Slurs Spray-Painted on Cars, Playground & Overpasses in Orchard Park, New York

"Some of the slurs that were painted may upgrade the charges to some form of a hate crime, but that's further down the road," police said.

Dozens of Headstones Broken at Philadelphia Jewish Cemetery [video]

1 Adar 5777 – February 26, 2017
Israeli officials called the desecration "shocking" but said, "We have full confidence in U.S. authorities to catch and punish the culprits."

Israeli Start-Up Predicting Oscars

'Taykey' analyzes hundreds of millions of data points per day to discover what’s trending for targeted audiences.

Jewish Holocaust Scholar Saved by Texas A&M Official from Deportation

His lecture at the symposium was titled Writing on the Dark Side of the Recent Past.

Relief: J Street Suspends Anti-Israel Message, Going After Trump

Every time Ben Ami mentioned Trump's name, the crowd rang small bells they had received at the door, in the tradition of making noise when the Megilah reader mentions Hamman.

Keith Ellison Defeated by Tom Perez for Democratic National Committee Chair

Harvard law Professor Alan Dershowitz had said he'd quit the Democratic Party if Ellison won the race to head the DNC.

Anti-Semitic Vandals Target Hasidic Village of New Square With Swastikas, Hate Messages

30 Shevat 5777 – February 25, 2017
This is not the first time New Square has been targeted by anti-Semitic vandals. There's been no arrest in the prior attack.

Pence Visits St. Louis Jewish Cemetery, Condemns Anti-Semitic Vandalism

28 Shevat 5777 – February 24, 2017
'I must tell you, people of Missouri are inspiring the nation by your love and care for this place. You make us all proud.'

Reuters: Trump Wants 2-State

When asked if he had abandoned the two-state idea, Trump answered, “No, I like the two-state solution […] but I ultimately like what the both parties like.”

South Carolina Latest State to Address Growing Campus Anti-Semitism

Bills introduced in Virginia and Tennessee legislatures recently and in Congress in December.

US Holocaust Museum Official: Digitizing the Records a Bulwark Against Denial, Anti-Semitism

27 Shevat 5777 – February 23, 2017
For decades, the International Red Cross and governments around the world, including the US and Israel, did not allow the archives to be opened for public use.

JCC Association Thanks Congress for Call to Address Bomb Threats

The letter was sent to Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and FBI Director James Comey.

Israel Bonds Celebrates New Record in Global and US Sales

"Investing in Israel has touched a response chord with individuals from all walks of life."

Israel’s Netanyahu: We Must Battle Those Seeking to Demonize Our People, Resurgent Anti-Semitism [video]

27 Shevat 5777 – February 22, 2017
"See this miracle. See the Land of Israel. See the people of Israel. The State of Israel lives. The people of Israel thrive. Am Yisrael Chai.”

Bomb Threat at ADL National HQ in New York

JCCANA: "We will not be cowed by threats intended to disrupt people’s lives..."

Genesis II? NASA Reveals Several Earth-Like Planets around a Sun

The new system is about 40 light-years (235 trillion miles) from Earth, in the constellation Aquarius. So, while they may have the technology to come visit us, we are not so ready.

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Commander Threatens US with ‘Strong Slap in the Face’

'The IRGC Ground Force can send 6 million ready-for-combat troops to the battleground in less than 10 days.'

Harry Potter’s Author Catapulting Muslim Campaign to Fix Vandalized Jewish Cemetery

The tweet received around 10,000 retweets and more than 30,000 likes, and the sudden increase in traffic crashed the campaign’s page.

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