Psychiatrist Says Chanukah Machete Stabber Grafton Thomas Unfit for Trial on Hate Crimes

Thomas could be charged with murder, which is punishable by death under US law.

Israeli Ambassador to Philippines: Grateful for 1,300 European Jews Saved

“It was the time when most leaders of the world preferred to shut their eyes and doors towards the Jews."

New Steakhouse Completes Triumvirate of Outstanding Kosher Eateries in Boca

Butcher Block Grill Serves Fresh Ingredients and Kosher Meats in Style

Silicon Valley Executives to Host Holocaust Remembrance Events

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, WhatsApp founder Jan Koum, and ICON’s founder and CEO Yasmin Lukatz will host Memories in the Living Room events.

Philippine Missions Commemorate Country’s Rescue of Jewish Refugees

The event in Israel commemorating Quezon's "Open Doors Policy" for Jews takes place on Thursday, January 27, at the Philippines embassy, 18 Bnei Dan Street, Tel Aviv, at 6 PM.

The Night Kobe Bryant Said He Wouldn’t Mind being Jewish

It boggles the mind that Maccabi Tel Aviv had a chance to count the amazing Kobe Bryant in its ranks – and he already looked fantastic in a yellow uniform…
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Prince Charles Visits Jerusalem Grave of Grandmother Who Saved Jews

Her remains were buried in the Church of St Mary Magdalene above the Garden of Gethsemane in Jerusalem.

Netanyahu Thanks Emirati FM for Holocaust-Never-Again Comment

On February 14, 2019, Sheikh Abdullah said that Israel was justified in attacking Iranian targets in Syria.

Rashida Tlaib Retweets Blood Libel Against Israeli Jews

Israel's Amb. Dani Dayan: "When an American elected official retweets an unfounded blood libel against Jewish Israelis, I cannot remain silent."

Senior Saudi Religious Leader Leads Muslim Delegation on Visit to Auschwitz

Sheikh Mohammed al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League, is the most senior Islamic leader to visit the former death camp.

Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes in LA Increased by 60 Percent

Of the reported 81 total hate crimes that targeted religious groups in 2019, 69 of them were anti-Jewish, compared to 43 of the 52 total hate crimes in that category the previous year as anti-Semitic.

Leaders from World War II’s Allied Powers Address World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called on the world to unite against growing anti-Semitism, and notably called out Iran for its Holocaust denial and threats to wipe out Israel.

Ilhan Omar Running Unopposed in Dem Primary as Trump Attacks Boost her Donations

Like the Brian Epstein of modern politics, Trump created “The Squad” – a group of four women elected in 2018 to the House of Representatives.

Putin to Meet Holocaust Denier Abbas in Bethlehem following International Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem

Abbas dismissed as a "myth" and "fantastic lie" that six million Jews had died in the Holocaust.

Weather Forces Cancellation of Kushner Israel Visit

Senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner, along with other White House envoys, will return to the U.S. from Switzerland together with the president after inclement weather prevented them from catching their flight to Israel.
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Quentin Tarantino Talks Israel: ‘My life here is so wonderful’

Tarantino won a Golden Globe for Best Screenplay for “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” and in his acceptance speech thanked his Israeli wife, Daniella Pick, in Hebrew.

‘Mockery of the Holocaust’: Macron Slammed for Visit with Abbas

The French president also threw a hissy fit against his Israeli security detail.

Czar Putin Has Landed Sans Hostage Girl

Naama Issachar did not walk down the steps from Putin's plane. Good bye, fantasy, we'll have some reality here for a change.

Israel Fears Renewed Border Fire as 50 World Leaders Begin International Holocaust Forum

Against the backdrop of progress in the negotiations for normalization in the Gaza Strip, the meeting of some fifty world leaders at the Yad...

Swastikas on Synagogue as New Zealanders Spar over Absence at Holocaust Forum

“I’m upset and outraged by it—that we are targeted like that—but at the same time I’m not entirely surprised,” said Temple Sinai chair Matthew Smith.

Netanyahu Meets Top Democrats, in Jerusalem for Yad Vashem Forum

There are probably Republicans in the picture, too, but Bibi is crowded up by Democrats, three of whom are members of the tribe.

Israel Irked by Macron-Abbas Meeting Ahead of Holocaust Forum

French President Emmanuel Macron's decision to meet with P.A. leader Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah ahead of the 2020 World Holocaust Forum has ruffled some feathers at the Israeli Foreign Ministry.

New Photos Show Convicted Guard John Demjanjuk at Nazi Death Camp

The revealing images came from the estate of Johann Niemann, a deputy commandant at the camp who was one of 10 SS-men killed by inmates during the October 1943 uprising.

Special Film Features Voices of World Leaders Marking Fight Against Antisemitism

The film is based on letters written by 44 heads of state and world leaders in a unique book by Yad Vashem and the 5th World Holocaust Forum.

American Zionist Movement Tribunal Rejects Senior Discounts Ahead of WZC Elections

“It is unconscionable that some people are trying to marginalize and steal the votes of whole sectors of American Jewry.”

AJC Survey: 73% of French Say Anti-Semitism Affects Entire Society

The youngest Jews, ages 18-24, are on the "front line" more than older cohorts in confronting anti-Semitism.

Jordanian MP: If Government Won’t Cancel Israeli Gas Deal We’ll Topple It

In 1994, as part of its peace treaty with Jordan, Israel agreed to give Jordan 50,000,000 cubic meters of water each year.

Netanyahu Demands International Sanctions Against International Criminal Court

"I urge all your viewers to [...] ask for concrete actions, sanction against the international court, its officials, prosecutors, everyone."

OU Official to Congress: Jews Are ‘Afraid in a Way We Have Never Been...

American Jews "are under threat of violence as we walk down a city street or enter our synagogues to pray or shop in a supermarket for kosher groceries.”

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