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American Jewish Leaders Meet With A-G Jeff Sessions on Anti-Semitism

4 Nisan 5777 – March 31, 2017
“We are looking forward to continued collaboration with government at all levels."

Anti-Semitic Threats Against US, Canadian JCCs Continue

11 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
"We insist that all relevant federal agencies, including your own, apply all the resources available to bring the perpetrator or perpetrators... to justice."

Trump Spokesman Condemns ‘Hateful Anti-Semitic Threats’

10 Adar 5777 – March 8, 2017
"As long as [the threats] continue, we'll continue to condemn them and look at ways in which we we can stop them."

Unanimous Letter From U.S. Senate to Trump Administration Asking for Action...

10 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
"We are concerned that the number of incidents is accelerating and failure to address and deter these threats will place innocent people at risk"

Knesset Holds Emergency Debate About US Anti-Semitism

"Despite our long-standing practice of coming to the defense of threatened Jewish communities, when it comes to the United States, we are silent."

Concern for anti-Semitism as a Political Weapon

5 Adar 5777 – March 3, 2017
Jews have been the target of 500 - 1000 hate crimes every year. No other religion has experienced half as many.

Gunshot Fired at Evansville, Indiana Synagogue

"The goal of attacks and acts like this is to instill fear and I will not give in to that fear," the rabbi emphasized in his Facebook post.

US Dept. of Homeland Security Taking Action on Anti-Semitic Attacks

5 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
DHS is offering its expertise to Jewish communities on protective measures, threat reporting and security awareness.

Herzog Warns Israel to Prepare for Jews Fleeing Western Anti-Semitism

2 Adar 5777 – February 28, 2017
"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."

US President Trump Condemns 5th Wave of Bomb Threats to JCCs,...

"The President continues to condemn these and any other form of anti-Semitic and hateful acts in the strongest terms," Spicer said.

Anne Frank Center Charges Trump Statement on Anti-Semitism ‘Band-Aid on Cancer’

26 Shevat 5777 – February 21, 2017
“It’s ironic that no matter how many times he talks about this, that it’s never good enough," Press Secretary Spicer said.

Trump, Ivanka, Condemn JCC Bomb Threats

“The anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish community and community centers are horrible and are painful," President Trump said.

Palm Beach Fl. JCC Squashes Videotaping of Presidential Debate

6 Elul 5772 – August 23, 2012
Round two in a no-holds barred debate on whether Jews should vote for Obama or Romney for US president took place Wednesday night at the Palm Beach South Jewish Community Center in Boynton Beach, Florida. The joint was jumping: hundreds of people were turned away for lack of space, audience members were shouting, speakers were heckled and interrupted and ugliness prevailed. But unless you were able to squeeze into the room, you'll have to take the word of those who were there. Why and when were cameras barred from the room? According to the panelists, the JCC management knew there were going to be cameras.

PJ Library To Celebrate Chanukah At December 4 Festival

9 Kislev 5772 – December 5, 2011
Just in time for Chanukah, more than 1,200 families in Broward County are starting to receive free Jewish children’s books thanks to PJ Library, an international award-winning literacy program that delivers Jewish heritage to children, one book at a time.

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