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American Jews know anti-Semitism when they see it

While the Jewish left keeps trying to convince us that most anti-Israel hatred is not anti-Semitism, a new poll has found that a large majority of American Jews see things such more clearly. The poll,...
Pro-Palestinian protesters face off with police in a violent clash in Times Square during a pro-Israeli rally resulting in dozens of arrests. Credit: Ron Adar/Shutterstock.

You can’t be ‘even-handed’ about condemning those who hate Israel and Jews

On Thursday, both Democratic and Republican congressional leaders joined with the Anti-Defamation League and the major Jewish religious denominations to hold a Zoom rally against anti-Semitism. Motivated by the recent surge in attacks against...

Pro-Palestinians assault Jewish diners in Los Angeles

The  is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of men who assaulted patrons at a Los Angeles restaurant on Tuesday night in what is being looked at as a hate...
Isi Leibler. Photo: Courtesy.

The moral courage of Isi Leibler

The death in Jerusalem of Isi Leibler at the age of 86 has robbed the Jewish world of one of its towering figures at a time when it is particularly ill-equipped for such a...
Students with UC Berkeley's Bears for Israel holding a counter demonstration at a Students for Justice in Palestine rally. Credit: Bears for Israel via Facebook.

Crisis on campus: A new generation of galvanized young Jews learns how to fight...

IfNotNow has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to create nothing less than “a movement led by young Jews to reclaim the mantle of Jewish leadership from the out-of-touch establishment.” Or, more...
Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt. Credit: ADL.

Whatever happened to the ADL?

When Jonathan Greenblatt replaced Abe Foxman as national director of the Anti-Defamation League in 2015, the shift from a career Jewish professional to a veteran Democratic Party operative with no experience working in the...
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Jewish groups sit on both sides of fence on nomination of Pompeo to secretary...

Nominee for U.S. Secretary of State and current CIA Director Mike Pompeo is facing an uphill battle for his confirmation, thanks in part to opposition from several Jewish organizations. With only a slim 51-49...

Annual ADL report: Anti-Semitism surged in 2017

The number of anti-Semitic incidents in the United States soared in 2017, according to the annual report by the Anti-Defamation League. There were 1986 acts classified as anti-Semitic in 2017, up 57 percent from 2016...

Houston mosque leader accused of anti-Semitic sermon, expresses remorse

The Anti-Defamation League expressed "deep concern" Tuesday over a sermon by a Houston imam that included references to killing Jews, but in a statement, the imam expressed remorse for the language he used. He...

Top US Civil Rights Group Denounces Antisemitic Smears of Prominent Argentine Jews

The Anti-Defamation League expressed solidarity with Argentina’s Jewish community on Thursday, following two incidents in the South American country over the last week in which prominent Jewish public figures were targeted with antisemitic smears and...