Louis Farrakhan

Democratic U.S. presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to residents during
Biden criticized by Jewish community for meeting with Farrakhan supporter

The Democratic presidential nominee met Jacob Blake Sr., who is the father of a black man who was shot by police, and whose antisemitic posts have emerged.

When celebrities, antisemitism and Israel collide

A quick review of comments made by predominantly black actors, athletes and musicians reveals that the time-tested tradition of blaming the Jews when things get tough has not gone out of style.

06/08/2020
Jay Electronica
Jay Electronica joins fellow rappers in tweeting antisemitic tirade

Electronica's tweets come in the same week as both Nick Cannon and Wiley were dropped by their management companies for claiming blacks are the true Jews.

THOUSANDS OF New Yorkers gather in Foley Square last week at the No Hate. No Fear. solidarity march
Vaccinating against the virus of antisemitism

Reaching out to others may help in fight against anti-Semitism, Wiesenthal Center official says

By JOSHUA ROBBIN MARKS/THE MEDIA LINE
25/07/2020
Nick Cannon opens up to rabbi after making antisemitic comments

But Cannon did not directly disavow the antisemitic rhetoric of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
24/07/2020
John Lewis and the Jews: 6 moments that showcase an enduring alliance

Here are six Jewish moments from Lewis’ long and storied career working toward justice in America.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
21/07/2020
Singer Madonna speaks to guests after receiving the Advocate for Change award
Madonna posts part of Louis Farrakhan's July 4th speech

It has yet to be made public as to whether Madonna posted the video aware of the ties to antisemitism, however, in the past Madonna has shown a strong affiliation with the Jewish people.

21/07/2020
BLACK LIVES matter to Jews. A rabbi carries a sign supporting Black Lives Matter at a rally in Washi
Antisemitism from unexpected source - the African American Community

As Jews, we don’t need to apologize when others engage in antisemitism, no matter who the perpetrator of the antisemitic act is.

Black public personalities are engaged in antisemitic rhetoric

New wave of antisemitic rhetoric coming from an unexpected source - the black community

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