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Amazon pockets royalties from book by far-right leader who questions Holocaust

Amazon is making up to 85 percent profit on sales of a book by the leader of a British far-right group who wrote about the “alleged extermination of 6 million Jews” in the Holocaust,...
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Noting and confronting anti-Semitism among the ‘educated’

A March 29 article in the online news magazine Tablet titled “Are Educated People More Anti-Semitic?” reported that a carefully crafted survey of Americans by authors Jay P. Greene, Albert Chang and Ian Kingsbury found that...
Supporters of President Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol, where hundreds smashed windows and broke into the building while protesting the results of the November elections, Jan. 6, 2021. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Does America need a domestic war on terror?

When President Joe Biden called “white supremacists … the most dangerous people in America … the greatest threat to terror in America, domestic terror” at a CNN town hall broadcast in Milwaukee this week, he was speaking...
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden sings “Happy Birthday” to Abraham Foxman, the longtime national director of the Anti-Defamation League, at the ADL's Centennial Gala in April 2013 in Washington, D.C. Photo by David Karp.

What does ‘dangerous for Israel’ and the Jews mean to Biden?

It’s fortunate for Joe Biden that his ability to win the support of most Jewish voters doesn’t depend on his stance on Israel. As a new poll from the liberal Jewish Electorate Institute showed, Israel ranked...
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Department of Homeland Security: White supremacists present gravest threat to US

White supremacists present “the most persistent and lethal threat” to the United States, reported Politico on Sept. 4, citing draft reports from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. “Lone offenders and small cells of individuals motivated by a...
A animated video that glorifies Palestinian terror and features four real-life deadly attacks against Israelis was removed by TikTok. Source: Screenshot via Palestinian Media Watch.

New study reveals extreme anti-Semitism on TikTok

The social-media platform TikTok is a growing hotbed of extreme anti-Semitism, according to a new report. Led by researchers Gabriel Weimann, a professor of communication at the University of Haifa and senior researcher at the...
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. Credit: Flickr.

Top foreign-policy adviser says Biden would keep ‘all’ US sanctions on Iran ‘in place’

If elected president in November, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden would have all U.S. sanctions on Iran stay in place, including the ones enacted under U.S. President Donald Trump, according to the presumptive...
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Report: Far-right spreads anti-Semitic conspiracies amid COVID-19, Floyd’s death

Far-right anti-Semites have been active online in spreading coronavirus conspiracies, according to a new report by the watchdog Canary Mission. Since the 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., which was marked by violence between far-right...
White-supremacist protesters carry Nazi and Confederate flags in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12, 2017. Credit: Anthony Crider via Wikimedia Commons.

Report: Far-right, white supremacists using virus to foster anti-Semitism online

Far-right activists and white supremacists have used the coronavirus pandemic to spread anti-Semitic rhetoric and conspiracy theories, according to a report released this month by the American Jewish Congress. “As the coronavirus crisis spreads, white...
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Germany raids homes linked to neo-Nazi movement, bans anti-Semitic group

German police raided in 10 German states on Thursday homes linked to an anti-Semitic far-right movement called Reichsbürger, also known as “Citizens of the Reich.” The Interior Ministry said some 400 police officers seized firearms, neo-Nazi propaganda...