International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

Oxford
UK universities must adopt IHRA antisemitism definition, minister says

Among the most notable institutions unwilling to adopt the IHRA definition were Cambridge and Oxford.

Arizona State University adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

The passing of the resolution makes ASU the second university in the United States to adopt the IHRA definition.

18/09/2020
EU Commission VP: Fighting antisemitism is the essence of European life

"It is clear that to address the issue in all its dimensions, we need a comprehensive approach and increased coordination within and among our Member States."

Warwick University
Jewish students disappointed over lack of action on 'Israel lobby' comment

The University of Warwick has ruled that a lecturer who taught students that accusations of antisemitism within the Labour Party were perpetrated by the 'Israel lobby' was not being antisemitic.

IAC for Action commends FSU for adopting IHRA definition of antisemitism

The university's president, John Thrasher, said that the staff will now have to partake in an annual training program meant to make the campus "more inclusive for our Jewish students and employees."

Facebook updates policy on antisemitism, moving closer to IHRA definition

"We’re updating our policies to more specifically account for certain kinds of implicit hate speech or stereotypes about Jewish people controlling the world," Facebook said.

Antisemitic Toronto eatery is heading to court over discrimination

Foodbenders and its owner Kimberley Hawkins may need to appear at the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal for announcing "Zionists are not welcome" at her store.

14/07/2020
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembl
NGO pushes for UN adoption of IHRA definition of antisemitism

The report argued that “recent statistics on instances of antisemitism are quite startling and should be cause for major international concern.”

21/06/2020
Spanish Balearic Islands adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

The Spanish Balearic Islands include Ibiza, Mallorca, Menorca and Formentera.

Serbia's Education Ministry adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

The ministry uploaded the definition of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, or IHRA, to the site on April 30.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
04/06/2020
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