The letter came a week after a neo-Nazi gunman killed two people outside a German synagogue.
The complaint alleges that UCLA University is in violation of its obligations under Title VI due to the administration's inaction in response to antisemitism experienced by UCLA Jewish students.
“The international community must declare war on anti-Semitism and act firmly to end hatred of the Jewish people around the world.”- Danny Danon.
“As members of the Jewish community gather Tuesday evening to begin the observance of Yom Kippur, I am directing the State Police to increase patrols around Synagogues and religious centers to ensure this sacred day is not disturbed by anyone seeking to spread division or fear,” Cuomo said.
Interior minister Aryeh Deri has asked immigration official to remove the BDS supporter's status in the country.
ASCSU President Ben Amundson authored a resolution calling for the student body to take a stand against antisemitic words and actions; this resolution passed with a unanimous 41-0-0 roll call vote.
In one example, Jenny Tonge, a lawmaker in the upper chamber of the British parliament, asked on Facebook whether the wounding of 27 Palestinians, including a baby, in clashes with Israeli troops was “all to celebrate the Passover?”
The report also recommends that all member states adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition of anti-Semitism.
The event “Conflict Over Gaza: People, Politics and Possibilities” reportedly used $5,000 of federal taxpayer funds from the U.S. Education Department.
Many Jews in Latin American countries who sometimes find symbols and characteristics that at first glance seem completely harmless, but behind them there are clear antisemitic insinuations, hidden images, legends or combinations of these.
“He’s correct to say there are threats that come from the right wing. There are also threats that come from the left,” said Deborah Lauter.
Kentucky becomes the 27th State to ban boycotting laws against Israel.
Israel will not allow US Congresswomen Ilhan Omar (D-Minnesota) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan) into the country because of their vocal BDS advocacy, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday.
Officials in Nassau County have announced a new effort to stop the spread of hate. They are proposing a new law that would require all students in New York State to be taught exactly why the swastika and the noose are symbols of hate and intimidation.
A controversial resolution promoting an academic boycott of Israel was narrowly voted down at a prestigious social science academic association over the weekend.
Outrage in Jewish, pro-Israel community after anti-Israel activists hijack curriculum
According to the ministry, there were a total of 1799 anti-Semitic offenses in 2018.
“The deep AMP/IfNotNow relationship revealed in this campaign is all the more unbelievable since AMP’s activists have spread such intense hatred of Jews.”
Jeremy Corbyn is under fire after the Labour Party was accused of spending nearly half a million Pounds on legal advice over the anti-Semitism crisis.
The New York congresswoman was also one of only 17 members to vote against last week’s House resolution condemning BDS.
“As a nation, we cannot allow a return to the hateful actions that led to the Holocaust,” said co-sponsor Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.).
House Resolution 246, sponsored by Rep. Bradley Schneider (D-Illinois-10), opposes the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.
“Most definitely we oppose a Jewish state in any part of Palestine.” -founder BDS
I was born in Somalia and grew up amid pervasive Muslim anti-Semitism. Hate is hard to unlearn without coming to terms with how you learned it.
SB 652 bars landlords and condo associations from prohibiting “the display of religious items” of a certain size on doors and door frames.
“We are at a dangerous moment in time. Anti-Semitism is on the rise around the world and here at home, and the memory of the Holocaust is fading for far too many Americans,” said Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.). “We can combat this by making sure we teach our students, tomorrow’s leaders, about the horrors of the Holocaust.”
Member of the British Parliament and former general secretary of the Labour party Lord David Triesman resigned from the party on Tuesday due to "institutional antisemitism,". Soon after, former Labour Health Minister Lord Ara Darzi and Former President of the Royal College of Physicians and Labour Peer Lord Leslie Arnold Turnberg confirmed that they too were resigning from the party.
The October 2018 Tweet, in which Farrakhan compared Jews to termites, has been hidden by Twitter.
“We just cannot do it like that anymore. We live in a world where it no longer can be assumed that things are safe, as unsettling as it might be. We have to run services in the world in which we’re living and praying.”
“I strongly support this resolution and firmly oppose the BDS movement targeting Israel. S.Res.120 is led by Senator Cardin and Senator Portman, and I proudly join the bipartisan group of Senators and Representatives pushing for its passage,” - Schumer.
“On the one hand is the jihadi threat, which manifests in terrorist attacks but is rooted in the ideological incitement of preachers in the mosques.”
The messages range from veiled language to explicitly racist images and words that attack minority groups, including Jews, blacks, Muslims, non-white immigrants and the LGBTQ community.