A Jewish suspect has been arrested in the Yom Kippur hate crime against a synagogue in the Katamon neighborhood of Jerusalem.
Anti-Semitism reared its ugly head in the heart of the holy city on the holiest day of the Jewish year.
The synagogue, named Koresh - Mishkan Shalom l'yotzei Iran (Cyrus - abode of peace for Iranian newcomers), is named after the Persian king who allowed Babylonian Jews to return to Israel after the first Exile.
After Erin Schrode’s, a Jewish woman running for Congress in California, personal information was posted on a neo-Nazi website, she received messages of anti-Jewish abuse, death and rape threats.
British rocker Roger Waters published an open letter calling on fellow musicians to join a boycott of Israel.
“I write to you now, my brothers...
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