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Brazilian Jewish groups slam German comedian for Holocaust joke

The Brazilian Israelite Confederation demanded an apology on Thursday.

By MARCUS GILBAN/JTA
26/05/2020
US Neo-Nazi member at Columbus protest tried to attack Jews at Kent State

The report also noted that the man is alleged to have a long history with antisemitic and white supremacist activity.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
26/05/2020
Iran dreams to lead the Muslim world – opinion

Hating Israel gives Iran purpose.

By MICAH D. HALPERN
25/05/2020
Antisemitism spreads amid coronavirus pandemic in Turkey, group warns

An organization of Jewish Turks says commentators have used the coronavirus outbreak to promote antisemitic conspiracy theories.

By KRISTINA JOVANOVSKI / THE MEDIA LINE
25/05/2020
Russian chief rabbi wants Moscow to urge Iran to repair Esther's Tomb

Lazar said, “I will speak to the Russian government, and ask that they ask urge the Iranian authorities to mend the tomb of Esther and Mordechai."

"Holocaust, A Lie” - a cartoon printed by the Iranian government.
Ayatollah’s Unhinged Jew-Hatred Mocking Germany’s ‘Never Again’ Pledge

German leaders are unmatched in the eloquence with which they commemorate 6 million dead Jews but that strong voice is mostly absent when threats are made against Jews in Israel.

By ABRAHAM COOPER/ THE MEDIA LINE
25/05/2020
One in five English people believe COVID is a Jewish conspiracy - survey

Preliminary data shows many Britons believe Jews created the coronavirus. This is a developing story.

South Street Temple in Lincoln, Nebraska was the subject of an act of vandalism on February 21, 2020
Windows smashed at Reform synagogue in Peoria, Illinois

The damage to Congregation Anshai Emeth, a Reform synagogue, took place between Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
25/05/2020
Witnessing the growing rise of antisemitism in the US as a non Jew

Although I learned much about the subject during my years in Jerusalem, after I returned to the US in 2017 the encroachment of Jew-hatred has at times seemed too close for comfort.

Congress needs to adopt the IHRA definition of antisemitism

Laws require definitions, and as the US deals with the surge of antisemitic crimes, Congress needs to adapt a clear and binding definition of what antisemitism means.

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