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UConn student arrested, charged with antisemitic hate crime

The student, who investigators saw wearing a ring with a symbol used by the Nazi regime, eventually confessed to the crime expressing dislike of "certain Orthodox Jewish traditions."

Antisemitism incidents in Austria hit record high in 2020 - report

Protests against coronavirus restrictions helped fuel the rise.

By REUTERS
26/04/2021

US Senate passes legislation to improve hate crime reporting

As antisemitism has risen in recent years, national Jewish organizations have urged the government to improve the hate crime reporting process.

By BEN SALES/JTA
26/04/2021

Hate sign put up against lesbian kindergarten teacher in Be'er Ya'acov

"It is an unending frustration and unfortunately the police are doing nothing to stop this hatred," kindergarten teacher Aviva Levi said.

New York Police Department vehicle370

NYPD creates civilian panel to advise on hate crimes

The Hate Crimes Task Force said 135 hate crimes have been reported in the city in 2021, compared to 93 last year.

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
21/04/2021

Long Island man indicted for crimes against Jews, LGBTQ people

When you're targeted based on your religion, that is an extremely isolating and scary feeling to have."

Four members of Sikh community among dead in Indianapolis FedEx shooting

Chohan said her grandmother "was gonna work a double so she could have the day off today but decided to just grab her check and go home. She still had her check in her hand when they found her."

By REUTERS
17/04/2021
HAREDIM GATHER near the Congregation Yetev Lev D’Satmar synagogue in the South Williamsburg neighbor

FBI releases advertisement in Hebrew, Yiddish asking to report hate crimes

The use of both Yiddish and Hebrew can be seen as a direct call to address hate crimes against Jews in particular, as it appeals to the community as a whole.

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. C

Jewish and Arab-American groups join bill that reports hate crimes

The NO HATE bill introduced Thursday would train law enforcement across the country to report hate crimes according to a single standard.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
10/04/2021
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