racism

University of Southampton, England
British lecturer fired for making both racist and antisemitic claims

Lamonby, an engineer, made the remarks during a meeting with fellow academic Dr. Janet Bonar, who is Jewish.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
24/07/2020
After Floyd, Jewish institutions consider their own shortcomings on race

Very quickly, leading Jewish institutions realized that the issue of racial justice wasn’t just about how to relate to and help communities of color.

By SARA IVRY/JTA
24/07/2020
Jewish Caucus lauds CA superintendent for removing bias from curriculum

To rectify the discrepancies, the California Legislative Jewish Caucus worked closely with the educational board to remove the "anti-Jewish bias" from the unreleased 2020 draft.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
23/07/2020
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden at a campaign event in Ne
Joe Biden: Trump is the first racist to become US President

"We've had racists, and they've existed, and they've tried to get elected president. He's the first one that has."

By REUTERS
23/07/2020
The pandemic of racism against African-Americans - opinion

The rage, desperation and determination that continue to bring tens of thousands of Americans to the streets in protest against racism and injustice hopefully will be just the beginning.

Minneapolis judge to hear gag order appeal in Floyd case

The incident, caught on video by bystanders, sparked massive and continuing protests against racial injustice and calls for police reforms.

By REUTERS
21/07/2020
NFL's Washington team to retire Redskins name and logo

"Today, we are announcing we will be retiring the Redskins name and logo upon completion of this review," the team said in a statement.

By REUTERS
14/07/2020
Morton Klein
ZOA files complaint against member groups for calling leader ‘racist’

Much of the ZOA complaint focuses on claims by the named individuals that public pronouncements by its president, Morton Klein, made during the recent social unrest have at times crossed into racism.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
10/07/2020
Jewish actor Josh Malina asks why no one 'cancels' antisemites

These remarks come amid backlash against antisemitic posts on social media by public figures, such as NFL wide receiver DeSean Jackson and rappers Ice Cube and Sean "Diddy" Combs.

09/07/2020
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey listens to the first organizing meeting of the Minneapolis City Council
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey supports reparations for African-Americans

Frey brought his Jewish identity into his response.

By PENINA BEEDE/JTA
09/07/2020
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