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Thursday, March 4, 2021

Anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitic Fliers Left at Homes and on Cars in Montana City

Two fliers described by local media as anti-Semitic were placed in front of homes and on cars in Livingston, Montana. One flyer read, “With Jews You Lose.”

Danish Bible Society’s Translation Omits Dozens of References to Israel

The Danish Bible Society has omitted dozens of references to Israel from translations of the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament.

Is the Coronavirus Pandemic Anti-Semites’ Latest Weapon?

Since start of the coronavirus, there's been a rise in anti-Semitic content online, particularly conspiracies accusing Jews, Israel of spreading the virus.

Neo-Nazis Crash Holocaust Survivor’s Zoom Testimony

Neo-Nazis on Monday crashed a Holocaust Memorial Day event hosted by the Israeli Embassy in Germany on the Zoom video app.

Anti-Semitic Monsey Stabbing Attack Suspect Declared Unfit to Stand Trial

Suspect accused of killing a man & stabbed 4 others with a machete during a Hannukah celebration in Monsey, NY has been declared mentally unfit for trial.

Israel to Palestinian Authority: Stop Slandering us or Face Repercussions

The PA must stop spreading falsehoods against Israel during the COVID-19 crisis or face repercussions, the COGAT Major-General warned on Friday.

Massachusetts Man Arrested After Allegedly Attempting To Blow Up Jewish Nursing Home

Massachusetts man charged with two counts of attempted arson after allegedly attempting to blow up a Jewish nursing home with a five-gallon gas canister.

Arsonist Torches Synagogue in Northern Russia

A synagogue in northern Russia was severely damaged in a fire that the local Jewish community said was caused by arsonists.

As Coronavirus Spreads in Germany, so does Antisemitism

Germany has seen an increase of antisemitism along with the rise in coronavirus cases, the country’s antisemitism commissioner said.

Racist, Extremist Groups Encourage Targeting of Cops & Jews with COVID-19

The FBI issued a warning that individuals belonging to an extremist group blame Jews for virus spread, intend to target Jews & police with COVID-19

Palestinian News Outlet Refers to Israel as ‘More Dangerous than All of Nature’s Viruses’

Palestinian news outlet refers to Israeli policy as more dangerous than COVID-19 and accuses Israel of deliberately spreading the virus into PA territories

ICC Decision on Israel Delayed by Coronavirus Shutdown

The ICC’s decision about a full criminal probe of Israelis for 'war crimes' will likely be delayed by at least a month because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Canadian Arabic newspaper publishes article Praising Terrorism, accusing Jews of blood libel

An Arabic-language Canadian newspaper has published an article praising Palestinian terrorists and accusing Israel of burying prisoners alive and stealing their organs.

Austrian Parliament condemns BDS movement as antisemitic

Austria’s parliament unanimously passed a resolution Thursday condemning BDS as antisemitic, and urging that the anti-Israel movement not be supported.

1 in 5 Europeans says secret Jewish cabal runs the world, survey finds

In each of the countries polled, a representative sample of 1,000 adults was presented with 45 questions or statements about Jewish people and Israel.

Top Spanish Diplomat ‘Horrified’ at Anti-Semitic Holocaust-Themed Carnival Parade

Spain’s foreign minister condemns carnival featuring gun-toting Nazis, lines of dancing Jewish victims after Israeli ambassador expressed outrage.

Deed on Montreal-area home contains clause preventing sale to Jewish People

It was discovered that a farmer in Canada included a clause refusing sale to Jewish people when he subdivided into lots, sold his property 60 years ago.

Anti-Semitic Belgium parade features costumes of Jews with insect bodies

A Belgium Parade adopts anti-Jewish tropes, mock ultra-Orthodox garb, don hooked noses; "Protesting" backlash for Anti-Semitism the previous year.

German shooter reportedly wanted to ‘eliminate’ Israel, other Mideast countries

The shooter who murdered 10 in Germany on Wednesday was an extremist who reportedly said he wanted to exterminate people from Asia, North Africa & Israel.

UK school textbook asks how creation of Israel was cause of 9/11 attacks

UK textbook (currently in use) asks how the 9/11 terrorist attacks perpetrated by al-Qaeda could be connected to the establishment of the State of Israel.

Russian Lower Parliament Calls for Relaxing Rules on Racist Nazi symbols

Lower house votes to lift ban on public display of swastikas along with other logos, amendment still must be passed by senate, signed into law by Putin

Security firm owner explains why their company is ‘proud’ to be on UN business blacklist

An Israeli business says they're proud to be on UN's blacklist of businesses operating over pre-1967 lines, as they provide vital protection for Israelis

United Nations Blacklists Companies with Ties to Israeli Settlements

The UN Wednesday published their blacklist of Israeli businesses that operate over the pre-1967 lines, in east Jerusalem, West Bank and Golan Heights.

Arab Media Falsely Accuses US, Israel of Coronavirus Conspiracy Against China

Numerous reports in Arab press accused the US and Israel of being behind the creation, spread of the deadly coronavirus as part of a war against China.

German lawyer sues Expedia for denying service to Israeli

Prominent German attorney files lawsuit against Expedia for denying service to an Israeli passenger who wanted to fly on a Kuwait Airways plane.

Brooklyn woman arrested, charged with hate crime for slapping Jewish women

A Brooklyn woman who made headlines for slapping three Jewish women in December — and then quickly being released from jail — has been charged with federal hate crimes.

Germany warns of ‘mass exit’ of Jews if anti-Semitism persists

Insults and attacks against Jews have become ‘a daily occurrence,’ says Berlin’s foreign minister, calling for tougher action across Europe.

Anti-Semitic Writing Scrawled on Auschwitz survivor’s door in Italy reading, “Jew Here”, in German

“Juden Hier,” German for “Jew Here,” with Star of David was written in black paint on the door of now-deceased women who survived Nazi concentration camps.

Jewish Woman Assaulted in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

'Horrifying to watch'. Teenage assailant beats middle-aged Jewish woman in Crown Heights, Brooklyn; attack comes amid severe rise in New York Anti-Semitism.

Approximately 120 US Congress Members Support Anti-Israel Islamic Organization with possible Terror Ties

Nearly 120 US Congress members express support for the anti-Israel organization CAIR; Connections exist between Radical Islamic groups & CAIR, such as Hamas

Jerusalem deputy mayor to UK: Don’t fund anti-Israel Palestinian textbooks

The UK must stop funds for UNRWA unless it agrees to stop anti-Israel and antisemitic incitement in its schools, Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Fleur Hassan-Nahoum plans to tell the UK House of Lords on Wednesday.

Antisemitic graffiti saying ‘Kill all Jews’ found at Brooklyn high school

Graffiti reading “Kill All Jews” and a swastika were discovered drawn in black marker in the stairwell of a high school in Brooklyn, New York.

Four hospitalized after antisemitic mob rampages through Uman

An armed mob stormed through the city of Uman, Ukraine over Shabbat, attacking Jews outside the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav, Yeshiva World News reported.

Joseph Gluck Credits God for his Heroic Response to Hanukkah Machete Attacker

Rebel News' David Menzies, recently did an interview with Joseph Gluck, who was at the scene where a horrific machete attack took place during a Hanukkah celebration last mount.

American Jews, Like British Jews, Should Denounce the Left

In 2020 I challenge American Jews to have the chutzpa of our British brothers and sisters to stand up to antisemitism in the Democrat party or abandon it.

Ilhan Omar voted 2019’s antisemite of the year

The poll, which started at the end of 2019, included Omar as one of the top three nominees, alongside Louis Farrakhan and Richard Spencer.

A Year Of Rampant Anti-Semitism In New York City – Is this becoming a Trend?

The year 2019 wraps up as one of the most anti-Semitic in the recent history of NYC — capped off by a slew of hate crimes - Is this becomming a trend?

Antisemitism: draining the social media swamp

Antisemitism has been around forever, but its recent increase on the streets of New York, Paris and London has led people to ask: “Why now?” And one reason often cited is social media.

The Left’s habit of Ignoring the ‘Wrong’ Kind of Anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitism grows when the victims become secondary and the perpetrators become primary. The Lefts Bias toward their preferred narrative is clear...

Germany: Over 40 gravestones vandalized at Jewish cemetery

More than 40 gravestones were vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in the German town of Geilenkirchen, Bild reported on Monday.

3 Jewish Women Attacked with Anti-Semitic Shouts & Violence in Brooklyn, New York

The victims, aged 22-31, were attacked with anti-Semitic shouts and violence while walking at approximately 1:00a.m. on Kingston Avenue in Brooklyn's Crown Heights neighborhood.

Vox Lies About Israel. AGAIN.

Vox has written a piece about the post-Oslo Accords modern history of the city of Bethlehem that is, in the words of one venerable pro-Israel Twitter user, “inexcusably dishonest.” And it is.

Columbia Faces Anti-Semitism Complaint Under Trump Order

A federal complaint has been filed against Columbia University accusing the school of anti-Semitic discrimination.

Jewish Leaders Blast ICC Probe into Israel: ‘Demonstrably Antisemitic’

Jewish leaders denounced the International Criminal Court over its announcement that it will investigate Israel for so-called war crimes in the Palestinian territories.

Netanyahu: ICC decision to probe Israel ‘a dark day for truth and justice’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday evening lambasted a decision by the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor to proceed with an investigation into war crimes allegedly committed in the Palestinian territories.

‘Extensive overlaps’ between BDS and terror groups revealed

The BDS movement was funded by terrorists, and it is being led by terrorists across the world. There must be a wide recognition of these connections, and countries must wake up to that fact and take action,” Yifa Segal, director of the International Legal Forum told JNS.

France: Court Rules Muslim Killer of Jewish Woman not Criminally Responsible due to Cannabis use, Court Rules

The man who killed Sarah Halimi, a Jewish sexagenarian, in 2017 was declared criminally irresponsible Thursday by the Court of Appeal of Paris, a decision ruling out the possibility of trying him for the act as demanded by the victim's relatives.

Taxi Driver in Argentina Kicks out Passenger following Anti-Semitic Rant: ‘Are you Jewish? Get out of my Taxi’

A taxi driver in Argentina demanded that a passenger get out of his cab after learning she was Jewish and refused to move the vehicle until she left.

Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism only Increasing in France, says Israeli Ambassador

Ambassador to France Aliza Bin-Noun has expressed concern with rising levels of antisemitism in France she has witnessed during her time as Israel’s senior diplomat in the country.

Jan Markell Skeptical of Trumps Executive Order Targeting College Anti-Semitism; ‘Our Sinful Nature is the Problem’

A Messianic Jewish leader is skeptical that the executive order signed on Wednesday by President Donald Trump targeting anti-Semitism on college campuses will have much of an impact on curbing the problem.

Boris Johnson to Pass Anti-BDS Law, Official Says

The new Conservative government in the UK will pass a law making it illegal for public bodies to engage with BDS, UK Special Envoy for post-Holocaust issues Eric Pickles said at the International Institute for Strategic Dialogue’s conference in Jerusalem on Sunday.

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