Antisemitism

Antisemitism is hostility towards or prejudice against the Jewish people. Since biblical times, Jews experienced periods in which they were persecuted for refusing to adopt the religion and culture of the ruling societies in which they lived. The rise of Christianity and perception of Jews as rejectors of Jesus led to a rise in antisemitism.

Croatian mag. puts Hitler mustaches on Meloni, Orban and Vucic

In Australia, a rowdy crowd of Croatian supporters of the Sydney United football club gave Nazi salutes.

02/10/2022

When does anti-Zionism become antisemitism? - Barbra Streisand, Twitter

Barbra Streisand's question on anti-Zionism and antisemitism, sparked by events at UC Berkeley, reflects an often discussed query of when criticism of Israel ends and Jew hatred begins.

CUNY Graduate Center

CUNY announces new initiative to fight antisemitism on campus

The initiative promises improved antisemitism awareness and training, as well as a system-wide web page for reporting campus incidents and $750,000 in new funding.

Goodwill posts listing for Nazi memorabilia mugs on online shop

A Goodwill online store put on their site a trio Nazi memorabilia mugs listing them as "3 Vintage Adolf Hitler German Mugs with Pin."

US veterans call for crackdown on white nationalists

This call to action comes as jury trials are beginning for Patriot Front members accused of conspiring to riot at an LGBTQ pride event in downtown Couer d'Alene, Idaho, in June.

30 years ago, Brendan Fraser & Matt Damon starred in ‘School Ties’ — a cult classic on antisemitism

Among actors Brendan Fraser and Matt Damon's first roles are one of the few mainstream Hollywood films to focus on antisemitism at non-Jewish schools.

By STEPHEN SILVER/JTA
30/09/2022

Croatian Prime Minister now has a special advisor for combating antisemitism

The daughter of "Schindler's List" producer has been appointed as Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Croatia for Holocaust Issues and Combating Antisemitism

29/09/2022

Qatari delegate to Geneva UN deletes Twitter after watchdog exposes antisemitic, homophobic tweets

Qatar's delegate to the UN in Geneva paid a price after antisemitic, homophobic tweets were revealed.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
29/09/2022

As Putin’s war sputters, antisemitism seeps into the Russian media

As Russia’s war effort in Ukraine flounders, openly anti-Jewish rhetoric is entering the country’s mainstream media.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
29/09/2022

Antisemitic attacks on Rosh Hashanah target US Jewish college students

Antisemitic flyers were distributed at University of Michigan, and eggs were thrown at a Jewish fraternity house at Rutgers University.

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