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Three men from Brooklyn, N.Y., have been charged in relation to two hate-crime incidents in May 2021 that targeted religious Jews. Source: Screenshot.

Three Brooklyn men charged for assaulting Jews, forcing them to say ‘Free Palestine’

Three men in Brooklyn, N.Y., have been charged in relation to two hate-crime incidents that targeted religious Jews. District Attorney for Kings Country Eric Gonzalez identified the defendants as Daniel Shaukat, 20, of Bensonhurst; Haider...
From left: Former Connecticut Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman, Natan Sharansky and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Washington discussing anti-Semitism and the ongoing development of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center in Ukraine, July 22, 2021. Credit: U.S. State Department Photo by Ron Przysucha.

Blinken discusses anti-Semitism, Babi Yar with Sharansky and Lieberman

Representatives of the supervisory board of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center Natan Sharansky and former Connecticut Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman met on Thursday with the U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Washington, D.C. “We are grateful for...
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British Labour to vote on ousting 1,000-plus members who denied anti-Semitism

The British Labour Party is prepared to expel more than 1,000 members who have denied claims of anti-Semitism within the party, according to The Jewish Chronicle. Labour’s ruling body, the National Executive Committee (NEC), will vote...
Israeli Intelligence Minister Elazar Stern with Liz Kanter, TikTok's director of government relations and public policy in Jerusalem on July 19, 2021. Credit: Courtesy.

Israeli intelligence minister, TikTok policy director talk best practices in fighting hate

Israeli Intelligence Minister Elazar Stern met Liz Kanter, director of government relations and public policy at TikTok, in Jerusalem on Monday to discuss best practices about how to prevent the spread of anti-Semitic content...
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Is the golden age of American Jewry at an end?

For decades, the American Jewish community has avoided dealing with the growing anti-Semitism of the left. When tiki torch-carrying white nationalists marched through Charlottesville, Va., at night in the summer of 2017 chanting, “The...
Israeli rescue forces and police at the scene after a mass fatality scene during the celebration of the Jewish holiday of Lag Ba'Omer at Mount Meron in northern Israel, April 30, 2021. Photo by David Cohen/Flash90.

A year with too much to mourn

It may have been discouraging, but the dismal turnout for a national rally that was supposed to bring Jews together against anti-Semitism was also an appropriate reminder of the greatest challenge facing them. A...
Chilean presidential candidate Daniel Jadue. Source: Twitter/Daniel Jadue.

Chile: The peril of Daniel Jadue

The anti-Zionist activist Roger Waters, who also doubles up as the bassist of veteran rockers Pink Floyd, gave a ringing endorsement last week to one of the candidates in the Chilean presidential election, which...
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Pennsylvania man sentenced to 18 months in jail for online threats against Jews

A man from Lehighton, Pa., was sentenced by a U.S. District Court judge to 18 months in prison for making Internet threats against Jews. Corbin Kauffman, 32, received his sentencing on Tuesday after pleading guilty to one...
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Canadian Jewish leaders raise alarm after string of anti-Semitic assaults in Toronto

A Toronto man with a swastika tattoo on his chest was arrested for assault on a Jewish man and ticketed for other offenses aimed at the Jewish community during the past week. Michael Park, 32,...
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UN recognizes anti-Semitism as cause of terrorism for first time in planning review

The U.N. General Assembly acknowledged a link between terrorism anti-Semitism in its recently passed Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy (GCTS) for the first time—a move that has been applauded by pro-Israel and Jewish organizations. The GCTS, which lays out...