Designating anti-Semitism: Positives and pitfalls

November 14, 2020 by  
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One of the more reprehensible aspects of the global campaign to strip Israel of its legitimacy is the fact that so many leading human-rights organizations have been co-opted by it. Read more

Australian preacher spreading coronavirus conspiracies mixed with antisemitism

November 2, 2020 by  
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Sufyaan Khalifa, a Perth resident born in Algeria, is busy spreading coronavirus conspiracies online. Sadly, but not surprisingly, his preaching is also heavily infused with antisemitism and Israel hatred. Read more

Why Britain’s Labour Party will struggle to erase its moral stain

October 30, 2020 by  
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The report of an 18-month inquiry into anti-Semitism in Britain’s Labour Party has now been published. Almost instantly, it produced a dramatic and unexpected result. Read more

TikTok: Antisemitism is ‘abominable,’ has no place on platform

October 15, 2020 by  
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Some 96% of videos that violated TikTok’s community guidelines were removed before a user reported them, 90% were removed before users watched them, and hate content is monitored by technology and 10,000 content experts, a representative of the social media giant told the Knesset.

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New initiative helps tackle anti-Semitic content on entertainment platforms

October 9, 2020 by  
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In this time of social distancing and sheltering in place, people all over the world are spending more time on streaming sites than ever before. Read more

Former Nazi’s ski field legacy looks set to stay

September 29, 2020 by  
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NZSki has, once again, doubled down on their refusal to remove the Mt Hutt ski field’s homage to former Waffen SS soldier Willi Huber – unless they receive evidence he committed war crimes. Read more

$30 worth of hate: “Hitler should have gassed you Jewish scum”

July 29, 2020 by  
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A Sydney rabbi received a torrent of anti-Semitic messages attempting to conclude a deal on Facebook marketplace. Read more

Muslim World League’s General Secretary honoured for fighting antisemitism, calls for unity against hatred

June 10, 2020 by  
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At a special online event, General Secretary of the Muslim World League, Sheikh Dr Mohammed Al-Issa was honoured with an inaugural award for his contribution towards fighting anti-Semitism. Read more

Aleph concerns on homophobic slogans

May 22, 2020 by  
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Antisemitic vandals who sprayed swastikas on the fourth green of Melbourne’s Cranbourne Golf Club also drew a homophobic slogan at the same time. Read more

Alarmed by global spike in anti-Semitism, Yad Vashem calls for action

April 29, 2020 by  
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Yad Vashem, Israel’s National Holocaust Memorial, has expressed “deep concern and dismay” following a recent global spike in anti-Semitic incidents and rhetoric, especially in the US. Read more

The return of populist anti-Semitism

April 25, 2020 by  
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To the lexicon of new terminology introduced by the coronavirus pandemic, we can add the latest entry: “Zoombombing,” or the practice of hijacking private videoconferencing calls on the Internet by unwanted intruders. Read more

COVID-19 and hate crime in Australia

April 24, 2020 by  
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The Australian Hate Crime Network (AHCN) has called for greater vigilance in countering racism and other forms of bigotry that is erupting amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

What’s changed since the ‘Black Death’?

March 10, 2020 by  
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The numbers are rolling in, and they make for grim reading. Read more

Anti-Semitic incidents in UK reached record high in 2019, report reveals

February 8, 2020 by  
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The number of anti-Semitic incidents reported in the United Kingdom hit a record high in 2019 and increased for the fourth consecutive year, according to figures released on Feb. 6 by the Community Security Trust. Read more

Political auto-immune disease among Diaspora Jews

December 20, 2019 by  
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Why are so many Diaspora Jews doing the dirty work of their mortal enemies for them? Read more

60 headstones desecrated in Jewish cemetery in Slovakia

December 18, 2019 by  
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The World Jewish Congress has condemned the desecration of 60 tombstones in a Jewish cemetery in the northern town of Namestovo, on the border with Poland.  Read more

Can Labour overcome anti-Semitism after Corbyn?

December 17, 2019 by  
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History will not be kind to Jeremy Corbyn, the vanquished and soon-to-be-former leader of the opposition British Labour Party. Read more

German Jewish beauty queen launches ‘Shalom’ campaign on social media

December 11, 2019 by  
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A German-Jewish beauty queen is launching a campaign to raise awareness about racist and anti-Semitic incidents and rhetoric afflicting Germany and Western Europe. Read more

In BBC interview, Labour leader Corbyn refuses to apologize for anti-Semitism

November 28, 2019 by  
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Pressed to explain and apologize to the British Jewish community over anti-Semitism concerns, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, in a Tuesday BBC interview with Andrew Neil, refused to apologize. Read more

Federal Labor reacts to ECAJ antisemitism report

November 26, 2019 by  
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Federal Labor is deeply concerned by an increase in anti-Semitic attacks in Australia. Read more

Church of England report says centuries of Christian antisemitism led to Holocaust

November 24, 2019 by  
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Christian theology played a part in the stereotyping and persecution of Jewish people that ultimately led to the Holocaust, according to a new report released by the Church of England. Read more

British public figures sign letter refusing to vote Labour over anti-Semitism scandal

November 17, 2019 by  
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Twenty-four British public figures signed an open letter refusing to vote for the Labour Party in the United Kingdom’s Dec. 12 general elections due to party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s multiple ties to anti-Semitism. Read more

Why the Democrats don’t have to go the way of Labour

The upcoming general election being held in Britain on Dec. 12 isn’t getting much coverage in the United States. Americans generally don’t pay much attention to foreign policy, and the principal issue this year in the United Kingdom—Brexit—is something few Americans really understand. Read more

Anti-Semitic graffiti spray-painted on project commemorating Jewish life in Lithuania

October 20, 2019 by  
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Anti-Semitic graffiti was discovered in Vilnius, Lithuania, last week on a project depicting Jewish life before World War II. Read more

From Congress to classrooms: Reframing the Israel narrative

October 18, 2019 by  
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Concern about resurgent anti-Semitism has been at fever-pitch among Diaspora Jews for years. Read more

NSW MP: antisemitism shows the worst of humanity

October 16, 2019 by  
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A NSW had ttold parliament antisemitism “shows the worst of humanity and has ruined lives and taken lives”. Read more

It’s time to put an end to labeling Trump an anti-Semite

This July, Aaron Boone, the manager of Major League Baseball’s New York Yankees, created an Internet meme when he launched into an epic and profane rant in taking issue with a call that went against his team. Read more

President Truman, George Marshal and Israel

September 6, 2019 by  
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American Jewry is split over whether Donald Trump is the most pro-Israel or pro-Jewish president in the history of the USA. It illustrates how divided and antagonistic the different parts of the so-called United States and the Jewish community are. Read more

Dual citizenship challenge again for Frydenberg

July 19, 2019 by  
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Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is facing a rehash of the claim that he is a Hungarian citizen, according to a report on 10 News First…and the Prime Minister has spoken out against antisemitism,

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Omar introducing pro-BDS resolution, announces trip to Israel and Palestinian areas

July 19, 2019 by  
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U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) formally introduced this week a resolution on Wednesday supporting the anti-Israel BDS movement, comparing it to boycotts of Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union. Read more

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