Southern Poverty Law Center, Stephen Wise Synagogue Leave Women’s March

(JTA) — The Southern Poverty Law Center and a major Reform synagogue in New York have disassociated themselves from this year’s Women’s March. Top leaders of the main organization have...

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,...

Malaysia Blocks Entry to Israelis at Para Swimming Championships

Malaysia has denied Israel’s Paralympics swimming team from entering the country to participate in the World Para Swimming Championships in July. The event, to be held in the Malaysian city...

Jewish Groups Disavow Antisemitism of Women’s March Leadership

Ever since it took the nation by storm, a dark cloud has been hanging over the Women’s March concerning its leadership’s associations with controversial Nation of Islam leader Louis...

Swastikas Drawn on Apartment Door in Brooklyn

(JTA) — An unknown vandal drew two foot-long swastikas outside the apartment door of an elderly Jewish woman in Brooklyn. Miryam Marc, 77, said her late husband was a Holocaust...

Louis C.K.’s Leaked Stand-Up Set Has Jokes About Auschwitz

(JTA) — A leaked stand-up routine by the disgraced comedian Louis C.K. includes a few jokes about Auschwitz and Jews among others disparaging school shooting survivors, LGBTQ people and...

Simon Wiesenthal Center Ranks 10 Worst Antisemitic Incidents of 2018

The Simon Wiesenthal Center released its annual list on Wednesday of the 10 worst antisemitic incidents in 2018. 1. The Pittsburgh synagogue massacre The deadliest attack in American Jewish history, 11 worshippers were...

NYC Police Data Reveals Spike in Antisemitic Hate Crimes in 2018

New data compiled by the New York City Police Department (NYPD) shows there was a significant spike in antisemitic hate crimes in 2018, with Jews being the most-targeted minority...

New Watchdog Aims to Battle Bias, Hatred Against Jews

Established at the beginning of this year, the mission of StopAntisemitism.org has been to counteract anti-Israel bias and Jew-hatred on college campuses in the United States. It took part in...

ADL Lists Beacons of Hope, Extremes of Hate for 2018

In a sign of the politically febrile times in which we live, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) this week released a list of the most hopeful moments of 2018 —...
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Iron Dome Moved South Following Gaza Border Incident

Tensions along Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip erupted on Sunday, with the Israeli Air Force striking the Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror group after...

Sanders Says He Will Skip AIPAC Conference

JNS.org – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), the frontrunner in the Democratic presidential primary, announced on Sunday that he will skip the annual AIPAC Policy Conference...

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JNS.org – At least 180 Israeli students have been put in isolation after coming in contact with a group of South Korean tourists to...

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