French PM: Antisemitic Incidents Up 69 Percent This Year

(JTA) — French Jews said antisemitism in their country had become a “daily occurrence” after Prime Minister Edouard Philippe revealed a 69 percent increase in documented hate crimes targeting...

LA Man Arrested for Ripping Wigs From Orthodox Jewish Women

(JTA) — Los Angeles police have arrested a man who they say has been snatching wigs off the heads of Orthodox Jewish women in North Hollywood. Police believe the man...

Alyssa Milano Won’t Speak at Women’s March Unless Leaders Condemn Farrakhan

(JTA) — Actress and activist Alyssa Milano said she won’t speak at the next Women’s March if it is organized by two current leaders who will not condemn antisemite...

Israelis Barred From Saudi Chess Tournament Demand Changes

Two Israelis are requesting that the international chess governing body — the Fédération lnternationale des Échecs (FIDE) — guarantee non-discrimination after they were prevented from taking part in a...

Neo-Nazi Website ‘Hiding Behind First Amendment’ to Promote Hatred

One of the many blatantly antisemitic images displayed on French neo-Nazi website ‘Démocratie participative’ – hosted iby San Francisco-based tech firm Cloudfare. Photo: Screenshot. A viciously antisemitic and racist French...

Pope Condemns Antisemitism Amid Increase in Attacks on Jews

Pope Francis called on Monday for the eradication of antisemitism following an increase in attacks and hate crimes against Jews in several countries and said it was vital to...

Aly Raisman Experiencing Antisemitic Harassment

BY EMILY BURACK for Kveller Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman’s mom expressed concern for her daughter — as well as the climate of violence in the U.S. — in a statement she posted...

Jewish Leadership Conference: Conservative Ideas Make America Better

To promote Judaism and conservatism in the context of American life and ideals and Zionism, the Jewish Leadership Conference (JLC) held its second annual conference in New York on...

French Police Investigating Two Violent Assaults on Young Jews in Paris

Two separate assaults on Jewish teenagers in the Paris area during the last week are being investigated by police as hate crimes, French news outlets reported on Monday. The first...

Russians See Antisemitism Declining

Russians in major cities feel antisemitism has decreased. According to a recent survey, 75 percent of Russians said anti-Semitism has either declined or remained constant over the last five years,...

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