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Also on Yom Kippur: Holocaust Memorial Vandalized, Arson Attempt at Jewish Center

Westchester County Police would not release the images on the flyers, calling the graphics “offensive” and the wording “obscene.”

Grotesque: Al Sharpton Gives Rosh Hashanah Sermon at East Side Synagogue

By now practically every Jewish newspaper in New York has condemned the notion that Sharpton, who is identified more than anyone else with the August 1991 Crown Heights Pogrom, should be preaching to Jews on Rosh hashanah.

New York Bars Unvaccinated Children from School (Despite Howls of Protest from Parents)

One woman tried to compare the legislation to the 'Nuremberg Code' and claimed the state was guilty of "war like crimes.'

Rally Against Hate at New York City Hall

Speakers at the rally called on Congress, New York City’s Mayor Bill de Blasio, African American leaders including Al Sharpton, the media, and Jews themselves, to call out and put a stop to anti-Semitism.

Rockland Declares Measles Outbreak Over Even as Disease Migrates to Pacific Islands

According to the Rockland Health Commissioner, "almost 1,200 residents were actively monitored to help contain the outbreak."

Columbia U Catching Flak for Inviting Anti-Semitic PM Who Insists Jews Rule World by...

Mohamad wrote in his book “The Makay Dilemma” (1970): “The Jews are not merely hook-nosed, but understand money instinctively.”

NYPD Outlines Hiked Security in Jewish Neighborhoods Ahead of Holidays

“We have a lot of specialized units that will be out there, too. Critical response command, they’ll be out there. Some you’ll see, some you won’t,” NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill.

Hezbollah Terror Suspect Targeted UN, JFK Airport, Bridges, Airports, Tunnels & More

Times Square -- the heartbeat of New York City -- was among the targets researched in detail by the alleged Hezbollah terrorist.

Suspect Arrested in Vicious Beating of Rabbi in Crown Heights

“The way he jumped toward me, he was determined to kill. No question.”

Swastikas Found in Brooklyn Schoolyard, Westport, Boston, & San Francisco

Since the start of September, there's been a string of incidents across the United States involving teenage use of Hitler's hate symbols.

NYC To Stop Issuing Violations On Homeowners For Damage Caused By Street Trees

DOT will review the 50,000 existing notices of violation to determine which were caused exclusively by street trees and cancel the lien for any that meets the criteria.

Brooklyn Orthodox Jews Urge Police, City Protection Against Rash of Attacks

After three attacks in recent weeks targeting visible Jews, residents and leaders are calling for greater police presence in their neighborhoods and stricter hate-crime laws.

De Blasio’s New Hate Crime Chief Says Mayor Is Wrong on Source of Anti-Semitism

“When it happened to me personally, I realized how much it meant to my identity and how much fear it raised,” Lauter told reporters.

NYC Health Dept: Measles Outbreak Has Ended in Jewish Neighborhoods

Two incubation periods since the last reported cases have passed with no reports of new infections, city health officials said.

Orthodox Jew Belted by Thugs on Brooklyn Street, Third Attack in One Week

Police are still investigating two other hate crimes against religious Jewish men from last week.

Orthodox Jew Bloodied in Anti-Semitic Attack in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

“Has it become too dangerous for openly religious Jewish men to walk the streets of NYC?”

FOIL Data Offer Window Into Proposed NYSED Regulations

Requests submitted by The Jewish Press under the Freedom Of Information Law for clarifications of the proposed regulations produced conflicting answers.

‘New York Times’ Editor Apologizes for Antisemitic Tweets

“I have deleted tweets from a decade ago that are offensive. I am deeply sorry,” posted politics editor Tom Wright-Piersanti on his Twitter page, which is currently private.

New York’s Jewish Students Eligible for Title I Assistance

Spearheading advocacy for day schools and yeshivahs was the Jewish Education Project, a partner agency of UJA-Federation of New York.

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Pancreatic Cancer

“The tumor was treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body... No further treatment is needed at this time.”

Williamsburg Robbery Leads To Neighborhood Scuffle

I ran after the guy," Perry told The Jewish Press. I told him to just give me the jacket – I don’t want to hurt you and you don’t want to hurt me.

Arab Infiltrator Recognized in 770 Chabad-Lubavitch World Headquarters, Removed

Anyone who sees this man is asked to immediately call the New York Police Department and Shmira at 718-221-0303.

Police Arrest Two in Attacks on Williamsburg Jews

Four of the five attacks were against Hasidic men on their way to shul.

Assemblywoman Malliotakis Visits Israel As She Kicks Off Congressional Campaign

It left a permanent mark on my conscience that we, as Americans, must be at the forefront of the fight against anti-Semitism and any other form of religious discrimination or hate.

Jamaican-Born Republican Has Sights On Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Seat

Being welcomed here in America and going through the process of becoming a citizen was not only exciting; it’s something I will always hold dear.

Jeffrey Epstein’s Guards Suspended, Warden Reassigned

The guards are reportedly suspected of falsifying log entries, showing they had been checking on Epstein as warranted.

Suspect Arrested in Anti-Semitic Attack in Crown Heights

The suspect was arrested by New York Police and charged with a hate-crime assault, harassment and criminal possession of a weapon.

Gov. Cuomo ‘Sickened’ by Assaults on Hasidic Jews

According to Police, the attackers sneaked up on their victims from behind, punched them in the face and emptied their pockets.


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