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 —...

Antisemitism Allegations Splitting Women’s March

NEW YORK (JTA) — When the Women’s March galvanized millions of women in 2017 as a response to the inauguration of Donald Trump as president, Jewish participants were loud...

UK Labour Party Minister Resigns Over Antisemitism

JNS.org – UK Labour Party chief whip Ivan Lewis, who is Jewish, resigned from the party on Thursday amid sexual-harassment allegations against him, in addition to charges of antisemitism within...

Israel Organizes Government Team to Help French Jews Make Aliyah

A special team comprised of Israeli government leaders is being put together to prepare for the absorption of tens of thousands of French Jews, who are growing increasingly concerned...

Swastika, Feces Found at Kent State University

Police are probing an incident of vandalism involving a swastika at Kent State University in Ohio. On Monday morning, custodians at the school found a swastika on a glass window at Satterfield Hall,...

Young Woman Attacked in Heavily Jewish Paris Suburb

A young French Jewish woman was assaulted by two attackers in the heavily Jewish suburb of Sarcelles north of Paris on Monday, by two men who called her a...
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By RABBI URI PILICHOWSKI MITZPE YERICHO, West Bank (JTA) — It’s been surreal watching from Israel as Americans discuss my future. I’ve gotten used to presidents...

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An Oklahoma man with a penchant for flying swastika flags and wearing Nazi uniforms remained in police custody on Wednesday, following an incident last...

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