Anti-Semitism

Those who have a hatred of, or prejudice against, Jews just because they are Jewish are known as anti-Semitic, or they are anti-Semites. Throughout Jewish history, there have been many religious groups that have persecuted the Jews. When Christianity rose throughout Europe, the Jews were persecuted. During the Second World War, more than three-quarters of the Jewish population in Europe was wiped out by the Nazis.
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Antisemitism or anti-Semitism, that is the question: AP changes its style

The AP stylebook now says to write antisemitism and antisemitic without a hyphen and with no capital "S".

A man carries a wooden Star of David as people attend a demonstration themed with the slogan "#untei

A liberal definition of antisemitism that allows for Israel criticism

“Paying disproportionate attention to Israel and treating Israel differently than other countries is not prima facie proof of anti-Semitism."

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
17/03/2021
Combat Anti-Semitism mayor's event

Global Mayors Summit Against Antisemitism - Join Us

With antisemitism rising online and on the streets, mayors from around the world participate in a virtual summit

Sarah Halimi was brutally murdered in her Paris home by Kobili Traore, who was not prosecuted becaus

In France, if you smoke cannabis you can kill a Jew - Sarah Halimi case goes to high court

The judge cited psychiatric evaluations saying Traore’s consumption of marijuana before he killed Sarah Halimi led to a “delirious episode” that made him not legally responsible for his actions.

Swastika on a wall (illustrative)

Swastikas painted in front of California campus’ Jewish fraternity house

“We awoke to multiple swastikas and antisemitic statements spray-painted on and in front of our house,” the fraternity wrote in an Instagram post on Saturday.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
08/02/2021
Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity house.

AEPi executive involved in group at the pro-Trump DC rally has no regrets

The group is headed by pro-Trump pundit Charlie Kirk, who boasted that Turning Point was sending “80+ buses full of patriots to DC."

By BEN SALES/JTA
20/01/2021
CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US July

CNN’s Wolf Blitzer has painful associations from ‘Camp Auschwitz’ T-shirt

“I’m happy that they’re [his parents] not seeing what’s going on now in the United States.”

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
15/01/2021

Budapest's Jewish Quarter is being destroyed

A few days ago, news that one of the oldest houses in the Jewish district of Budapest will soon be demolished spread like wildfire on social media, sparking outrage.

By VINCENT VIZKELETY
14/01/2021

Turkey pro-government media claims 'Jews' control America

Turkey’s ruling regime has slammed Biden frequently last year and also bashed his choice of Brett McGurk last week, a former anti-ISIS envoy.

Activists of the National Corps political party take part in a rally to mark the 110th anniversary o

Far-right protesters in Ukraine demand Israel apologize for communism

The far-right activists called on Israel and the Jews to assume responsibility specifically for Holodomor, a famine that killed millions of Ukrainians in the 1930s.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
08/01/2021
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