Suspect Arrested for Antisemitic, White-Nationalist Graffiti Attacks in Oklahoma

Over the past two weeks, public places in Oklahoma City and Norman, Oklahoma have been defaced with antisemitic and racist graffiti. A woman has been arrested for scrawling swastikas, antisemitic,...

Two Antisemitic Assaults Occur in Canada, One on Shabbat

Two unidentified kipah-wearing Jewish boys were assaulted in Toronto on Saturday (Shabbat) in what appeared to be an antisemitic attack. The minors were walking in the suburb of Thornhill, Ontario,...

9th Lawmaker, Prominent Scholar Leave British Labour Over Antisemitism

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — A former representative of British Labour in parliament and a prominent author on antisemitism quit the party over hate speech about Jews in its ranks. Ian...

UK Labor Leader Apologizes for 2010 Event Comparing Israel to Nazis

The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, apologized on Wednesday for causing “concern and anxiety” by hosting a 2010 event at which another speaker was reported by...

Another NJ City Council Member Uses ‘Jew’ As Verb During Talks

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — The president of the City Council in Trenton, New Jersey, allegedly used the term “Jew her down” during a closed-door meeting to describe the settlement at...

5 Years Later, Jews Call Ukrainian Revolution Mixed Blessing

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ KIEV, Ukraine (JTA) — Walking on the scorched and scarred sidewalks of this capital city’s main square five years ago, Eduard Dolinsky felt hopeful and proud. A member...

UK Jewish Groups, MPs: More Action Needed on Labour Antisemitism

Ken Livingstone. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. British Jewish leaders and MPs have hailed former London Mayor Ken Livingstone’s decision to resign from the Labour Party in the wake of a years-long...

Groups react to Minn. Rep’s Reference to Apartheid

U.S. Rep. Betty McCollum (D-Minn.), accepting an award from the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights last month, referred to Israel's Nation-State law as sanctioning apartheid. “Friends, the world has a name...

Massachusetts Bishops Apologize for False Atrocity Stories

The Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts apologized on Friday for spreading false atrocity stories about the Jewish state at the denomination’s convention in July. As JNS reported earlier, Bishop Gayle Harris...

Poway Shooter: ‘Jewish People Are Destroying the White Race’

(JTA) — The gunman who killed a woman and wounded three others at the Chabad of Poway told a 911 dispatcher he had done it because “the Jewish people...
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More Than 2,500 Expected at OU Learning Event at Citi Field

Leading rabbinic scholars, educators and Jewish communal leaders will be featured on Sunday at the Orthodox Union’s third annual Torah New York at Citi...

HALB Hosts Back-to-School Color Run

On Sunday, September 15, the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach hosted a back-to-school color run and carnival to start the school year off with...

HANC HS Girls Meet With Rabbi Hurwitz in Crown Heights

    Many of the HANC students have been inspired by the life story of Rabbi Yitzy Hurwitz. Rabbi Hurwitz is a Chabad rabbi living in...

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