LA Driver Charged With Hate Crime in Attempt to Run Down Jews

(JTA) — A 32-year-old Seattle man was charged with a hate crime for allegedly attempting to run over two people outside of a Los Angeles synagogue. Mohamed Mohamed Abdi, 32, a Somalia...

Reno Temple Receives Fliers Blaming Jews for Kavanaugh Allegations

(JTA) — Fliers blaming Jews for the sexual assault allegations against new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh were posted outside a synagogue in South Reno, Nevada. The fliers were posted...

Macron Pledges New Measures to Combat Rising French Antisemitism

In the face of a continuing wave of antisemitic invective and violence, French President Emmanuel Macron offered reassurances to his country’s Jewish community in a major speech on Wednesday night. As expected,...

UN General Assembly Condemns Antisemitism, Islamophobia

The U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution on Tuesday condemning anti-Semitism and Islamophobia. The resolution, which was adopted in a consensus vote, comes in the wake of the attack on...

Netflix Will Not Stream Farrakhan Documentary

Netflix will not stream a documentary about the music career of controversial Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. The documentary, “Let’s Change the World: My Life’s Journey Through Music,” was set to become available on...

House Passes Resolution Condemning Antisemitism, Islamophobia

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution on Thursday afternoon condemning antisemitism and Islamophobia. The final tally was 407-23. “Whereas whether from the political right, center or left, bigotry, discrimination,...

Hate Crime Suspect in Montreal Ordered to Stay Away From Jewish Institutions

A Montreal man facing hate crimes charges has been ordered to stay away from Jewish institutions as a condition of his bail. The Canadian Press reported that Robert Gosselin, 55,...

Belgian Prosecutors Drop Case Against Antisemitic Cafe Owner

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — Prosecutors in Belgium dropped criminal complaints against a Turkish café owner who put up a sign banning Jews. A café in the town of Saint-Nicolas had...

Brooklyn Rabbi Addresses Growing Concern About Antisemitic Violence

Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn are increasingly concerned about walking the streets following the latest assault on a Jewish man in Williamsburg this past Shabbat, a prominent leader of the community told The Algemeiner...

Man Who Ran Over Charlottesville Protester Blames Jewish Grandfather

(JTA) — The white supremacist who killed 32-year-old Heather Heyer when he rammed his car into a group of counter-protesters at a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has asked a...
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Production Begins on Yom Kippur War Miniseries ‘Valley of Tears’

BY CURT SCHLEIER (JTA) — Shooting has begun on Israel’s highest budget television show ever. “Valley of Tears,” an ambitious eight-episode miniseries that depicts the 1973...

Who’s Funding Illegal Palestinian Settlements In Area C?

By Edwin Black Part 1 “Area C,” also known as Judea and Samaria, is making news these days. This time, the hot-button issue is illegal Palestinian...

Soft Landing In Israel Through Disability Care, Inclusion

By Noam Mirvis For most, moving to Israel is the realization of a dream. After years of hoping and planning, making aliyah and taking root...

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