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Record at a Glance: NJ Sen. Cory Booker’s Mixed Record on Israel

Booker, 49, who represents a state with more than half a million Jews, labeled BDS as an “anti-Jewish movement.”

French Yellow Vests Movement Lousy with Anti-Semites

Conspiracy videos about the Rothschild family appear on many yellow vest Facebook pages, stressing that Macron used to work for the Rothschild investment bank.

Israeli PM, New Zealand DM Talk About Anti-Semitism at Meeting in Jerusalem

"We ask ... all decent countries everywhere to include in the definition of anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism as well."

Discrimination Lawsuit Filed Against Airbnb in San Francisco

Airbnb announced in November a change in its policy, saying it would delist rentals in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.

Diaspora Ministry Report: Record High Number of Jews Murdered in 2018 Anti-Semitic Attacks

"It is our responsibility to help the millions of our brothers and sisters in the Diaspora who are facing more and more anti-Semitic crimes."

Israel Launches Events at UN to Mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

This Sunday marks the 74th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration and death camp.

Birthright Israel Sees Record Participation in 2018

A record 48,000 participants from around abroad and 8,300 Israelis took part in 10-day tours in 2018.

Bingo Wholesale Grocery Opens Kosher-Heavy, Big-Box Store in Lakewood, NJ

A year after opening its first store in Brooklyn, N.Y., Bingo Wholesale opened its second store in the heavily Orthodox, kashrut-observant community of Lakewood, N.J.

American Jews Become a Little Less Safe with Democratic Contenders Courting Sharpton

The thug was officially mainstreamed, and as such became completely legitimate in his role as leftist kingmaker.

Bulgarian Synagogue Targeted in Stoning Attack

“Jews in Bulgaria are proud members of society, and their security must be of utmost importance and concern."

Crown Heights Rabbi: Not All Attacks Due to Anti-Semitism

“Some of the ... incidents may have been random crime or committed by people struggling with mental health issues.”

UK Brings Remains of 6 Holocaust Victims to Final Rest in Jewish Cemetery

A memorial garden is to be built on the site where the six victims have been laid to rest.

Having Lost Federal Lawsuit, YAFFED Continues Relentless Attack on Yeshivas

YAFFED's argument is that as many as 39 NYC yeshivas are not complying with the DOE's core subjects requirement, which throws a dark shadow on all the city's yeshivas.

Far Rockaway Yeshiva Dean Questions State Core Curriculum Imposing Dance

As Rabbi Bender puts it, the miraculous growth of Jewish schools in America is not a result of the growth of the Jewish community, but its cause.

US Jewish Businessman Killed in Nairobi, Terrorists Blame Israel & Trump for Attack

Officials said 700 people were evacuated from the complex during the 12-hour siege.

Trump Signs Anti-Genocide Act, Anti-Semitism Resolution, into Law

The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act makes the prevention of genocide and other crimes a matter of national security.

European Union Funds Unprecedented Mapping Process of Jewish Cemeteries in Eastern Europe

Since its foundation in 2015, the ESJF has rescued and protected over 120 Jewish cemeteries in seven Central and Eastern European countries.

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft to be Awarded ‘Jewish Nobel’

The 77-year-old will be given the honor for his longtime contributions to the State of Israel and the overall Jewish community.

Jewish Groups Rebuke Tottenham Fans for Calling Themselves ‘Yid Army’

The Jewish Tottenham fans use the term as an in-your-face against their opponents who use similar terms as a form of racism and anti-Semitism.
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Millionaire Pays $50,000 to Jewish Families Relocating to Alabama Town

Jewish decline is most pronounced in the South, where 37% of Americans reside, but only 23% of American Jews.

Belgium Being ‘Flooded’ by Asylum Seekers from Gaza

“One hundred and ninety-one asylum seekers were admitted today,” Francken wrote. “The largest group of young single men from Gaza."

Measles Virus Prevents Wedding in Brooklyn

The groom was found to be ill with the measles virus upon his arrival in the United States.

Swine Flu Strikes Israeli Jewish Community in Uman

"We are managing here on a day-by-day basis, even with a number of very difficult cases, even a few fatalities, God forbid,... with first aid kits."

IfNotNow Blesses Gazans Killed Attacking Israel’s Border

The organization purports to be "a nonviolent movement" but frankly, by expressing such fervent support for Hamas . . . well, it's questionable.

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