Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.
“We are a government agency with a start-up soul."
Move comes amid departure from Trump administration in which he served Special Representative for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations
Jacobs says new legal opinion will endanger viability of Israel as a Jewish, democratic state.
Leader of network planned and organized Swastika graffiti campaign in Michigan and Wisconsin throughout September.
‘We want recognition so we can say we are part of the Jewish nation’
Committee of University Heads of Israel (VERA) says Graduate Student Union at the University of Toronto claim that Kosher food is “pro-Israel” is height of antisemitism.
The Dutch team 'Ajax' has made its Jewish connections a source of team pride, despite its team members not being of Jewish origin.
Ginsburg, 86, underwent treatment in August for “a localized malignant tumor” on her pancreas.
The line was repaired and then hacked again on Sunday evening.
“They will not listen to reason. There is something very peculiar and wrong going on in Israel."
Rabbi Abraham Cooper said the organization is "in the editorial process" and that the list will be released at the end of the calendar year.
In 2017, after being photographed with Miss Israel, former miss Iraq Sarah Idan was forced to flee her country and emigrated to the United States
Leftist students verbally abused and ransacked tables belong to conservative students
The award marks the first time such standing has been given to an Orthodox community since the Holocaust
Reporter's notebook: Program has made observing Shabbat possible for Jews in 1,600 cities in 106 countries.
"The move follows criticism that their movies lack diversity, focusing on straight Caucasian couples celebrating Christmas," Vicary said.
Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, 58, who founded the Chabad of Poway in 1996, retired this week, the synagogue announced.
Richard Tobin confessed to driving to a New Jersey mall with a machete that he planned to use to kill black shoppers.
A photo from last year’s event shows Fruman and Parnas smiling in a photo with Trump, Giuliani and Vice President Mike Pence.
Rabbi Avrohom Zippel, 28, and father of two, first came forward in an article in February in the Deseret News.
"Students for Justice in Palestine at Vassar rejects Mazzig’s presence on this campus and VOICE’s role in obscuring Israel’s settler colonial project," SJP at Vassar wrote on Facebook.
The group's statement comes amid an ongoing campaign to secure Kosher food on campus for Jewish students at the University of Toronto.
The measure was passed with votes of a wide range of political parties, including the conservatives, the Greens and social democrats.
The usage of Nazi labeling is very controversial, as some say it minimizes the horrors of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust.
In the letter, students said there are several forms of antisemitism on campus
According to British-radio show Leading Britain's Conversation (LBC), the Labour candidate compared the Holocaust to the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, Palestine and Chechnya.
Johnson was responding to a letter sent by Herzog to Johnson, where the Jewish Agency Chairman expressed, "deep concern regarding the unprecedented rise in antisemitic abuse and violence."
Experts are determining the number and size of the burial pits in the location, near the more well-known Treblinka II death camp, before exhuming and attempting to identify the bodies.
The Washington area has registered several antisemitic episodes in the past few weeks.
According to a report, the group "Labour Party Compliance: Suspensions, Expulsions, Rejections Co-Op" was co-founded by Labour candidate Maria Carroll and included Holocaust deniers.
The historian said “that sounds downright grotesque in my ears” when asked about Green Party politician Jürgen Trittin’s endorsement on Twitter of the antisemitic terrorist Dieter Kunzelmann.
For the first time in decades, Labour is beginning to take serious flak from celebrities and other significant parts of the electorate over a festering antisemitism problem.
Cohen’s father and great grandfather both served as president the Orthodox synagogue which Zelermyer affectionately refers to as “The Shaar.”
Abramovich’s club partners with British Royal Air Force Museum to tell ‘untold stories’ of heroism.
Culture Minister Ingrid van Engelshoven announced the funding last week in a letter to the lower house of the parliament.
47 percent of Jews say religious organizations do more good than harm, 31 percent say they do more harm than good, and 21 percent say they “don’t make much difference."
Yitz’s will be closing on December 1, but posts to social media indicate that they’ll be available for catering in 2020, according to an article published Thursday by the website blogto.com.
Venice's ancient Jewish neighborhood was flooded on Friday morning, as a new high tide peaked at 154 cm, leaving 70% of the iconic Italian city inundated.
“The reason why I filed this complaint is so that no student has to go through what I went through,” former NYU student Adela Cojab told Fox News.
In an open letter, the figures said that concerns over antisemitism must take priority in voters' minds.
The misconduct hearing for Gary Jacobs is scheduled for November 19 and reportedly could last two days.
A mother and child walking in the Borough Park neighborhood were among those targeted — one was hit in the back, according to Vos Iz Neias — as were worshipers leaving a synagogue.
It is the second report of antisemitism at a Massachusetts middle school in recent weeks.
The memorabilia has “little intrinsic historical value” except to those seeking to glorify the Nazis.
Grandma Moses Bakery, in partnership with the Jewish National Fund chapter in New South Wales, broke the record on Thursday, according to a Facebook post from the group.
AfD party leader Alexander Gauland heavily criticized Brander's dismissal, saying: "I don't know where the scandal is … This [dismissal] is an affront to democracy."
Poland is very sensitive to suggestions that it might share any complicity in Nazi crimes committed on its territory.
Public letter urges Brits not to vote for Labour Party
During a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in New Jersey last year, German-born Holocaust survivors spoke of their concern about rising antisemitism.
"This is a narrative that you never hear about.”
The son of jailed anti-war radicals, Chesa Boudin stood on a progressive platform
Speaking Tuesday at the Vatican, the Argentina-born pope improvised his comment outside his prepared remarks at his weekly papal audience.
Jews were again the victims of the majority of hate crimes that were based on religion last year in the United States.
The rare and previously unknown photo was taken at the railway station in Marienbad, now part of the Czech Republic, in the late 1930s and appears to show him saying goodbye to relatives or followers
As antisemitism raises its head once more, actions, not words, are needed to face it down.
It'll take a miracle to unseat the Labour leader.
The list features an increasing number of non-establishment figures
He picks up his new role a month after being let go by the Philadelphia Phillies
Brexit has divided the UK like no other issue in living memory, and passions on both sides of the “remain” versus “leave” debate are fierce, no less so in the Jewish community.
City officials say more than education is needed to stop the rash of attacks, which have spiked across this city in 2019. That’s because the problem is hard to diagnose.
Miller, who is Jewish and a hardliner on immigration did not write sympathetically or neutrally at all about nonwhite or foreign-born people.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland wrote a letter to the head of Netflix complaining of “historical inaccuracies” in its series “The Devil Next Door.”
“Don’t worry, Lucas is fine. Only — I just wanted to let you know that there was a little anti-Semitic incident at school today.”
Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour, Harvard professor Cornell West and other BDS supporters are due to appear at a Nov. 12 event.
“This is our answer to Hitler and Nazism,” Rabbi Toive Weitman, the head of the Sao Paulo Holocaust memorial who led the ceremony, told the Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
On a recent Friday night, about 20 people gathered for Shabbat services at the Actors’ Temple, a synagogue just a few blocks from Times Square.
While working for the Post, Mekhennet has written about the rise of extremism and terrorist organizations like al-Qaeda and ISIS in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Nearly 4,000 people from all over the world will be in attendance for the IAC summit, which is taking place from Dec 5-8 in South Florida, and will be discussing pressing matters in the Jewish world.
The appeal was made to President Trump on humanitarian grounds, as Pollard's wife is suffering from cancer
The president recounted Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds's heroic actions at the Veterans Day Parade in New York
Two defendants received 11 and 9 years in jail for robbery and causing severe bodily harm, but were neither charged with murder or manslaughter. The remaining defendants were sentenced to 7 years.
In the last decade, Orthodox communities from London’s Stamford neighborhood have made their homes in Canvey Island.
About 5,000 people rallied under a pelting rain to express their solidarity to Senator for Life Liliana Segre, who is the target of hundreds of antisemitic messages every day.
The Auschwitz Memorial called the blogger out in a tweet on Wednesday.
In the article for the left-wing magazine Jewish Currents, the Democratic presidential candidate says he is firmly proud to be Jewish and to support Israel.
Ukraine’s parliament voted to oust President Viktor Yanyukovych, and voters elected Petro Poroshenko — who was replaced earlier this year by Zolodymyr Zelensky, the country’s first Jewish president.
"We Muslims were not there in Germany on 1938 on this devastating night, but today we are here, in one country, and we stand up against any attack on any Jew," Imam Salahuddin Barakat said.
Green party Bundestag Vice President Claudia Roth zealously greeted the speaker of Iran’s ersatz parliament, Ali Larijani.
Indian forces are increasing the security around Jewish institutions and places with lots of Israeli travelers.
Dayan Krausz called on the community to be as “firm as a rock” in opposing the new policies, due to come into effect in September 2020, which he termed “the terrible decree”.
Report makes it clear that antisemitism is a serious concern in the EU
WJC president: The time has come for deliberate and targeted action - Europe must wake up and protect its Jewish citizens.
Officials were criticized for letting the neo-Nazis march on the anniversary of Kristallnacht.
The training event in Memphis, Tennessee, is organized by the Secure Community Network.
Comments come amid ongoing incidences of antisemitism in the UK Labour Party
Burials in the cemetery date back to the early 19th century.
The teen was charged with two counts of aggravated harassment, according to the report.
Iran also is believed to be behind the 1992 car bombing that destroyed the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires, killing 29 and injuring 242.