Achievements in 2020 in the battle against anti-Semitism

December 31, 2020 by  

While the number of anti-Semitic incidents worldwide increased in 2020, there were several positive developments in the fight against this hatred. Read more

Should Jews be proud of American Jews in high positions?

December 23, 2020 by  

The incoming U.S. President Joe Biden has named a number of Jews to his future cabinet and other senior positions. Read more

Did Dutch Jews go like lambs to the gas chambers?

June 20, 2019 by  

Retired Dutch general Toine Beukering is a freshman Dutch senator from the Forum for Democracy (FvD), a new anti-immigration and Euroskeptic party that has become the largest party in the Dutch Senate. Read more

Mahathir Ten Years Ago: Jews rule the World

November 24, 2013 by  

Ten years ago in the last months of 2003, the since-forgotten yet highly instructive Mahathir Affair took place. At the Organization of the Islamic Conference summit in 2003 in Kuala Lumpur, then-Malaysian Prime Minister Mohamad Mahathir, the conference host, presented relations between Muslims and Jews as a worldwide frontal confrontation.[1] Read more

Wilders’ Pro-Israel Party Favours Forbidding Ritual Slaughter…writes Manfred Gerstenfeld

February 5, 2013 by  

Before the Dutch parliamentary elections in September 2012, Israeli Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger wrote a letter to Geert Wilders, the pro-Israel leader of the Dutch Freedom Party (PVV). The party’s platform for the elections included the prohibition of ritual slaughter.[1] Read more

Geert Wilders’ Mistake…

February 4, 2013 by  

Last week, Israeli Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger wrote a letter to Geert Wilders, the pro-Israel leader of the Dutch Freedom Party (PVV). The party’s platform for the upcoming parliamentary elections on 12 September includes the prohibition of ritual slaughter. Read more