Democratic Sen. Feinstein Suggests Some Leaked info Came From the White House

WASHINGTON —  The Democratic leader of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Monday that the White House appears to be responsible for some leaks of classified information. "I think the White...

Germany, Yad Vashem Mark 80 Years Since Kristallnacht

The Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and museum in Jerusalem held a memorial service and seminar on Nov. 8 to mark the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht or “Night of Broken...

Rio Mayor Raises Holocaust Awareness

BY MARCUS M. GILBAN RIO DE JANEIRO (JTA) – The mayor of Brazil’s second largest city joined a global Jewish initiative to raise awareness about the Holocaust and the dangers...

Deborah Lipstadt Focuses on ‘Antisemitism: Here and Now’

Emory University professor and American historian Deborah Lipstadt is one of the world’s most prominent scholars on the Holocaust and antisemitism. In 1996, Lipstadt was famously sued for libel in...

Facebook to Ban David Duke, Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones

BY BEN SALES (JTA) — For critics of how the largest social media platforms have handled antisemitic and racist rhetoric, it has been a long time coming: David Duke, Louis...

More Than 60 British Lords Criticize Corbyn Over Antisemitism

More than 60 opposition Labour members of Britain’s upper house of parliament signed a statement in a newspaper on Wednesday accusing leader Jeremy Corbyn of failing “the test of...

Baruch Dayan HaEmmes: 1-Year-Old Brooklyn Infant Found Dead in Toilet

A Jewish New Year celebration turned tragic when a teenager woke in a  Brooklyn home to find his 1-year-old brother drowned in a toilet, police sources  said Tuesday. The body...

Vandals Caught on Camera Smashing Window of Brooklyn Synagogue

A synagogue was vandalized in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn during the second day of Rosh Hashanah this week. with the perpetrators being caught on camera. According to local outlet...

Get Your Story Straight: Lawmakers Urge Obama to Clarify Libya Attack Details

Frustrated lawmakers are calling on the Obama administration to get its story straight on what happened in last week's deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya, with President...

Pope Francis Condemns ‘Barbaric Resurgence’ of Antisemitsm

(JTA) – A week before International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Pope Francis renewed his condemnation of antisemitism, decrying its “barbaric resurgence.” Francis was addressing a delegation from the Simon Wiesenthal Center that met...
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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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Oklahoma Man Arrested After Shooting Woman Over Swastika Flag

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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