black lives matter

British Jews show solidarity with Black, Asian communities in UK

Nearly 50 organizations and more than 130 members of the Jewish community signed the statement.

24/09/2020
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NY synagogue cries out 'Black lives matter' in Rosh Hashanah sermon

Rabbi Hirsch stated that "liberal Jews can... join the struggle for racial justice – we must join that struggle – while distancing from those who peddle hatred of Jews."

Judge hears arguments in George Floyd case, protesters chant 'BLM' outside

The death of Floyd, who was Black, sparked worldwide protests against racism.

By REUTERS
11/09/2020
A sign reading "In this home, we believe love is love, science is real, Black Lives Matter, no human
Yard sign stolen and vandalized with vile hate speech in Florida

Written on the back in pencil were the words “F**k” and the N-word.

By SAMANTHA TAYLOR
10/09/2020
Laura Loomer uses Holocaust imagery to attack Jewish opponent over BLM

The ad appears designed to play on fears that the Black Lives Matter movement will lead to antisemitism.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
09/09/2020
People participate in a meditation walk in support of Black Lives Matter organized by the Portland B
African American history professor admits she lied about being black

Jessica A Krug has built her academic career upon a black identity she now admits is not her own.

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Orthodox youth group removes name from Jewish Black Lives Matter statement

The removal of NCSY means that no mainstream Orthodox Jewish group remains among the letter of support's 600 signatories.

By BEN SALES/JTA
04/09/2020
ON AUGUST 28, 1963, nearly 250,000 people joined the March on Washington for Freedom and Jobs.
Taking our place as the heirs to the original March on Washington

“We are the advance guard of a massive moral revolution for jobs and freedom.”

By ISAIAH ROTHSTEIN
02/09/2020
Expert breaks down 'militias' involved in Kenosha, Portland shootings

The notion of a teenager crossing state lines with a semiautomatic rifle in hand to uphold public order shocked many Americans, but to some experts, it was the latest sign in a disturbing trend.

By BEN SALES/JTA
01/09/2020
Protestors near the White House at the 'March on Washington 2020' wearing shirts bearing an antisemi
Antisemitic mural resurfaces at March on Washington 2020

Two protestors were photographed wearing shirts with the image of an antisemitic mural, championed by former British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

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