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.
Idaho also has Jewish communities in the cities of Sun Valley, Pocatello, Moscow and Coeur d’Alene, according to the report.
The employee, who was not a driver for Chancellor Angela Merkel, reported the incidents to the federal government’s antisemitism commissioner in the Ministry of the Interior
Gravestones were pushed over and broken, and a fence around the cemetery was damaged, the Sofia Globe reported Thursday.
The gravestones were pushed over, causing some to crack, in mid-December in the northern town of Rajec.
Several pastors, local officials and representatives of the New York Police Department also were on hand for the Masbia event.
It was a weekday in early January and Margaretten was explaining the concept of tefillin to a sanitation worker on the other end of the line.
Waititi’s decision to use one of history’s most infamous figures as a comic foil puts his Jojo Rabbit in a delicate place at a time when neo-Nazi groups are making daily headlines.
The Bell of Treason should command the attention of anyone interested in the origins of World War II.
Some of the antisemitic narratives of today originated in the 1950s, 60s, 70s and even 80s.
Previous global conferences on antisemitism in Jerusalem have drawn an impressive number of international delegations, but nowhere near as many heads of state.
Rendering Witness features a mixture of works by people who survived and people who perished during the Holocaust.
“Alongside a call to the world, we must also issue a request to the citizens of Israel to maintain unity and solidarity.”
It is our duty to continue to provide for the city’s Holocaust survivors, to give them a warm and welcoming “home.”
“On Holocaust Remembrance Day,” said WZO vice chairman Yaakov Hagoel, “the world stops and says, ‘There was a Holocaust, we remember it and we want to prevent another one from happening.’"
It is all too easy to turn the cyclopean amount of victims of the Holocaust by bullets during World War II into mere numbers, behind which the meaning of each individual’s fate is lost.
Antisemitism is a hatred that knows no boundaries and has been adopted by multiple ideologies.
Studies show that 48% of respondents in 11 Russian cities were unable to answer the question “What is the Holocaust?”
The antisemitism that once hid behind a fig leaf of anti-Israel sentiment has largely shed this pretense. Antisemites are now comfortable being open about their hatred.
“You may disagree with Israel as much as you wish, but the moment you deny Israel’s right to exist... then it’s antisemitism.”
There is no such thing as a single antisemitic event. They are all part of the same atmosphere, create and follow the same trends and produce the same agitation.
The antisemitic acts that have swept across the US and Europe have exposed serious issues with tolerance in developed democratic countries.
In every measurable metric, President Trump has done more to combat antisemitism than any of his predecessors.
As a powerful symbol of society’s foundations, Jews have become a magnet for vilification from extremists on both the Right and the Left.
The Holocaust carries both the intensely particular experience of the genocidal hatred reserved for the Jews, and at the same time the universal blights of intolerance, bigotry and fanaticism.
Auschwitz is generally the knee-jerk name that comes up in the context of the Holocaust, and has attained an almost iconic status in the history of the Jewish people.
"Are you Jewish? You can't be Jewish because you don't have horns," the boy said during the attack.
73% of the French public and 72% of Jews ‘consider antisemitism a problem that affects all of French society.’
President Aleksandar Vučić tweeted a photo of the flag flying over his official residence, with the words 'never again.'
Joshua Cohen, 29, entered a plea of guilty to two counts of manslaughter by diminished responsibility, though he has continued to deny their murders.
It reportedly is the first time that Demjanuk has been identified in photos of Sobibor.
City Councilman Marian Offman, who is Jewish, had been appointed by the city of Munich to deliver a greeting from Mayor Dieter Reiter.
Raisman posted a video of herself as a young gymnast titled “Never underestimate the power of a kid’s dream” and mused in the letter about what she would tell her 8-year-old self.
The incident comes amid an increase in antisemitic violence against Jews in the city.
Thousands attended a rally held Saturday in the center of Buenos Aires under the motto: “Justice You Shall Pursue: It was not suicide, it was an assassination.”
“As deeply concerned parents, we apologize profusely to the Jewish community and to all who have been impacted. And we are treating this situation with utmost seriousness.”
Richard Wagner, one of Adolf Hitler’s favorite composers who is commonly associated with German nationalism, played in the background.
Souad Mekhennet received last week the Simon Wisenthal Center's International Leadership Award for "for her integrity and courageous commitment to shining light on forgotten victims of man’s inhuman"
These venerable Zionist organizations have significant resources at their disposal, and these elections give Diaspora Jews a say in how they are used.
Employees targeted as “f*****g Jew”
Lima-Taub explained that her primary issue with Tlaib is the congresswoman's support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel.
"Once more, I firmly condemn every form of antisemitism," said Pope Francis at an event held by the Simon Wiesenthal Center.
The congressman praised Trump’s executive order on the BDS movement, saying it shed light on antisemitism worldwide.
"[Sunday] we got more proof of how much needs to be done [to fight antisemitism]," Spokesman of the Israeli Embassy in Spain Yoav Katz tweeted.
The IHRA promised that Holocaust victims and survivors will not be forgotten.
A local woman said to her and her mother "Hitler promised to get rid of all of the Jews, and here they come home," Lea Evron told Reuters in her apartment in New York.
The Base believes in an extreme form of survivalism and preparation, in order to prevent the “extinction” of the Caucasian race, the FBI has said.
In 2014, the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington ended a 19-year-old partnership program with Beit Shemesh.
The Italian cabinet decision states that it adopts the definition, and that it appointed Prof. Milena Santerini as the national coordinator of the fight against antisemitism.
The company says its original product was taken off of Amazon on January 9, 2018 and banned "for literally 'offending children and caucasians.'"
The water-stained diary pages recovered from the body of pastor Rev. Moses Allen showed the religious persecution inflicted by the British, faced by a Jewish colonel in the Continental Army.
The Jewish Book Council just announced the winners of the National Jewish Book Awards Winners, now in its 69th year.
In 1942, Nazi leaders met in a mansion in Wannsee, Berlin, to plan the Final Solution. 78 years later, a permanent exhibition shows the details of the conference and adds new research findings.
One particularly infamous aspect of the site is the option for users to send each other pro-Nazi GIFs, animations and emojis.
Other social media sites have blocked or removed Farrakhan's profiles before, including Facebook in May 2019, due to antisemitic and homophobic rhetoric.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed two bills on Wednesday to counter the rise of antisemitism and hate crimes.
A Florida student has told US President Donald Trump of the antisemitic abuse she suffered at middle school, as he signed an executive order protecting prayer in schools.
Jewish man of Lebanese origin called "Jewish pig"
The mural was unveiled Wednesday on a wall outside of the West Stand at Stamford Bridge and is part of Chelsea’s Say No to Antisemitism campaign
As International Holocaust Remembrance Day approaches, together we must remind ourselves and others why 6 million Jews were murdered by the Nazis
This particular "Siyuum" however, was made in special mention of the Haredi soldiers in the IDF.
The party claimed that a ban would contravene free speech.
This was destined to be a journey that would either strengthen or destroy the bond we always had.
There are plenty of reasons why I — and many other feminists — question the relevancy of the 2020 Women’s March that have nothing to do with antisemitism or anti-Zionism.
Though Selma van de Perre is Jewish, the resistance had given her a false identity. Passing for Aryan was the only thing that kept her from the gas chamber.
"I am proud to stand here today and to affirm that I, Jonathan, carry on the name of my great-grandfather who was burned in this land just because he was a Jew!” Rabbi Markovich said in his address.
Conference excluded German Jew who rejects BDS
Budapest today boasts a large and vibrant Jewish community, but antisemitism remains a persistent problem. Nearly 20% of people dislike Jews, according to a 2018 CNN poll.
The family that owns Maurizio’s Pizzeria & Italian Ristorante in Eatontown, New Jersey, also has apologized to the teen who worked as a pizza delivery driver.
The graffiti discovered on Wednesday morning on the South Street Temple was drawn in orange spray-paint
The signs on the second floor condo also threaten Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Utah Sen. Mitt Romney
The suspect was accused of breaking two windows “for the purposes of ethnic-religious hatred,” police said.
The last five countries he has yet to visit are Ghana, Saudi Arabia, Ecuador, Jamaica and Palau.
“He remarked that he knows the Shema, and says it sometimes, but he said he is 44 years old and had never put tefillin on in his life,” Rabbi Kalman Weinfeld explained.
The petition also accused three of DC’s comic creators of antisemitism after they reportedly referred to the character Sy Borgman as being “Half man, Half Jew."
Tens of heads of state will come to Jerusalem to participate in the Fifth Holocaust Forum.
‘Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth’ – Ernest Hemingway
The Italian opposition leader lamented: “We have an EU that denies its Judeo-Christian roots and labels Israeli products, a UN that in 2018 condemned Israel with 18 resolutions."
Next week’s arrival of leaders from 46 countries aims to send a powerful message against antisemitism. But will it be clouded by current events and long-standing feuds?
Next week, Jenrick will travel to Jerusalem together with Prince Charles to attend the Holocaust ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
William Byatt, a supporter of Senator Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign, refused to back down from the comments, expressing surprise over criticism.
In the paper, SCN recommends that if armed guards are going to be employed, highly trained on- or off-duty law enforcement officers are the best option.
This column – as its name clearly indicates – has always attempted to say, In Plain Language, exactly what I feel ought to be said.
Munich City Council member Marian Offman was due to give the opening remarks at an anti-war event, but was disinvited, organizers claim due to his opposition to BDS.
There are only three certainties in life – death, taxes... and the presence of a Chabad House anywhere in the world you happen to be.
‘Ukraine and Israel are very close, both historically and in terms of mentality’
The posters claimed that the New York state legislature would vote "TODAY" on a law requiring girls to be vaccinated for Human papillomavirus (HPV).
John William Kirby Kelley of Vienna was charged Friday by the U.S. Department of Justice with conspiracy to commit an offense against the United States
Published in 1962, “The Snowy Day” tells the story of a young boy named Peter who experiences the magic of freshly fallen snow in the streets of his urban neighborhood
The letter released earlier this month was signed by rabbis and leaders spanning the denominational spectrum
Anthony Bourdain wrote an expose on life in the restaurant business but had trouble getting it published. His mom tried to help
A report published Monday that it has documented 66 antisemitic incidents in 2019 compared to 90 in the previous year
Donald Gellers' legal victories exposed the state’s abuses of the Passamaquoddy tribe and who state authorities framed as part of a conspiracy
The next episode of “Finding Your Roots” delves into the family histories of actor Jeff Goldblum, NPR host Terry Gross and comedian Marc Maron.
"We stand with the Iranian people as they engage in peaceful protest against the oppression of Iran’s extremist regime."
Best known for discovering evidence of dark matter, this pioneering scientist died in 2016 at age 88