Auschwitz museum hit with antisemitic graffiti

(JTA) — Police in Poland are investigating antisemitic vandalism at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. Spray-painted slogans in English and German, some of them “antisemitic in nature,” were found on...

UK professor who called Jewish students ‘pawns’ of Israel fired over comments

(JTA) — A professor at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom was fired Friday over his past comments about Jews and Israel. In remarks during a lecture in...

Ukraine passes law banning antisemitism

(JTA) — Ukraine’s parliament has passed a law stating that “antisemitism and its manifestations are banned” in that country. The law, which passed on Wednesday thanks to a majority of...

Ohio man sentenced to 20 years for planned attack on Toledo synagogue

(JTA) — A federal court sentenced an Ohio man to 20 years in prison for planning deadly attacks on a Toledo synagogue. Damon Joseph of Holland, a Toledo suburb, had...

US not seeking death penalty for Chabad of Poway synagogue shooter

(August 31, 2021 / JNS) Federal prosecutors announced on Monday they would not seek the death penalty for a former nursing student who plead guilty to murder and other...

FBI report reinforces trend that American Jews are ‘top target’ for hate crimes

(August 31, 2021 / JNS) The latest FBI report on hate crimes shows that the number of incidents continues to rise year to year in the U.S., with 7,759...

Mike Richards quits as ‘Jeopardy!’ host after offensive comments about women, Jews and others...

(JTA) — Mike Richards, the executive producer of “Jeopardy!” who was tapped as the successor to Alex Trebek, will no longer host the game show following a backlash to...

British podcaster sentenced to nearly 3 years in jail for antisemitic remarks

(JTA) — A British podcaster who made antisemitic statements was sentenced to 32 months in prison — an unusually harsh sentence. The Truro Magistrates’ Court on Friday handed down the...

Popular Argentine TV show uses Anne Frank image to illustrate song about ‘women who...

(JTA) — In a recent episode of “Showmatch,” one of Argentina’s most popular talent contest shows, a contestant sang about “women who don’t leave the house” — in front...

The Anti-Defamation League and Hillel are now working together to document antisemitism on campus

(JTA) — Over the last year, Jewish college students took it upon themselves to combat antisemitism at their schools. Now, two major Jewish organizations are working together to play...
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