Wisconsin

Wisconsin shooting: Attorney for gunman says teen acted in self-defense

Prosecutors accuse Rittenhouse of firing an assault-style rifle at three protesters who tried to subdue him.

By REUTERS
29/08/2020
Kenosha synagogue still supportive despite vandalism during BLM riots

On Wednesday night, the 93-year-old synagogue’s driveway was graffitied with the words “Free Palestine.”

By BEN SALES/JTA
28/08/2020
Tucker Carlson, Ann Coulter under fire for supporting Kenosha shooter

Carlson justified the 17-year-old's killing of two protesters and wounding of a third as an attempt to "maintain order."

27/08/2020
Arsonists set fires as Wisconsin city rages anew over police shooting

29-year-old Jacob Blake was shot on Sunday as his three sons watched.

By REUTERS
25/08/2020
Swastika on a wall (illustrative)
Wisconsin neo-Nazi pleads guilty to vandalizing Racine synagogue

Barasneh spray-painted a swastika and other Nazi imagery, as well as the word “Jude,” German for Jew, on the building of the Beth Israel Sinai Congregation in Racine in September.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
21/07/2020
A Jewish judge in Wisconsin made Donald Trump very mad by getting elected

Trump twice had endorsed Karofsky’s opponent, the incumbent Dan Kelly.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
22/04/2020
Antisemites don't seem to care that Katie Rosenberg isn't actually Jewish

Despite her last name, Rosenberg isn’t Jewish — we asked her about it.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
21/04/2020
Members of White Supremacy groups gather in West Allis, Wisconsin.
Wisconsin man arrested for vandalizing synagogue for The Base hate group

Barasneh is accused of spray-painting a swastika and other Nazi imagery, as well as the word “Jude,” German for Jew, on the building of the Beth Israel Sinai Congregation in Racine in September.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
22/01/2020
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