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‘Saturday Night Live’ Blasted for Antisemitic Joke About Israel & Vaccines

SNL's Michael Che said: “Israel is reporting that they’ve vaccinated half their population. And I’m gonna guess: it’s the Jewish half.”

Biden Names ‘Palestinian’ Anti-Israel Activist to Senior Intel Role at the National Security Council

How did an antiIsrael activist go from helping host a conference for speakers who have supported Islamic terrorism to a top intelligence job?

California Bar Clears Lawyer Of Wrongdoing After He Called For Extermination Of Jews, A New Hitler

The Lawyer wrote: "The Jew anywhere is an existential threat to Aryans, muslims, and Iranians everywhere... we need a new Hitler."

Saudi Arabia Removes Anti-Semitism, Anti-Israel Material from Textbooks

Much of the anti-Semitic, anti-Israel and most Jihad content present earlier in Saudi textbooks has been removed from new curriculum: Report

Canada Defends Pro-Palestinian Vote At UN General Assembly

Canada defended its shift in its historic pro-Israel voting pattern at the UN, through which it cast a "yes" vote for the 2nd year in a row.

Lawmaker Calls For Tlaib’s ‘Immediate Removal’ From Congressional Committees Over Antisemitic Rhetoric

PA. congressman urges colleagues "across the aisle" to call for Rep. Rashida Tlaib's immediate removal following anti-Semitic comments.

Pompeo Seeks to Cut US Funds for Major Rights NGOs Over Anti-Semitism

Pompeo seeks to officially brand several major human rights non-governmental organizations as anti-Semitic and cease US support for them

German Police Threaten Israeli With Crime For Show Of Israeli Flag

German Muslims call young Israeli musician a ‘Nazi,’ police said she provoked demonstrators and was ordered to leave for holding Israeli flag

State Revokes Medical License of Muslim who Threatened Jews with ‘Wrong Meds’

The Ohio State Medical Board has revoked the medical license of a woman who took to social media with a threat to give "wrong meds" to Jews.

Merriam-Webster Removes Israel Example from ‘Apartheid’ Definition

Merriam-Webster dictionary this week removed Israel as an example for its definition of the word “apartheid.”

Cancel Culture Works Backward When It Comes to Jews

Cancel culture rewards anti-Semitism, even as it punishes the mildest political incorrectness, & assails those who express support for Jews and Israel.

Vogue Arabia Showcases Artists Who Erase Israel Off The Map

Western media outlet Vogue Arabia features series of Israel-free maps under the pretence of “artistic protest” against the Jewish State.

Black Lives Matter stands against Israel

BLM protests have continued their call for defunding police departments, but they have since added a new target for their anger— the Jewish state of Israel.

Anti-Semitic Toronto Restaurant says ‘Zionists Not Welcome’

B’nai Brith Canada calls on Jewish community to take action against restraunt using anti-Semitic tropes & posted pro-terrorist content on social media.

At Brooklyn Pro-Palestine Rally, Calls to Eliminate Both Israel & United States

At a pro-Palestinian demonstration in Brooklyn participants called “Death to Israel,” “Death to America” & “From Gaza to Minnesota, globalize the Intifada!”

Democrat Lawmakers Threaten to Cut US Military Aid to Israel If Annexation Takes Place

US Democrat lawmakers are threatening to withhold military aid to Israel if PM Netanyahu should move forward with his annexation plans

UK Labour Education Spokeswoman Fired for Sharing Anti-Semitic Conspiracy

British opposition Labour Party leader fired his education spokeswoman Thursday after she shared what he called an "antisemitic conspiracy theory."

Germany Condemns Iran’s ‘Spread of Anti-Semitism’ in a Policy Reversal

Germany reversed its position previously labelling Iranian regime's calls to exterminate the Jewish state as only “anti-Israel rhetoric” not antisemitic.

BDS Petition Blames Israel for US Police Brutality, Protests

A petition at the University of California suggests Israel is to blamed for teaching methods to US police that were used and resulted in Floyd's death.

Iran Bans the Use of Israeli Technology in New Law

Iran has passes law officially banning use of Israeli technology; Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has implemented the new law as of Tuesday.

Israel Urges Twitter to Boot Iranian Leader After his ‘Eliminate Israel’ Tweets

Israel asked Twitter to immediately suspend the account of Iran’s supreme leader from the social media platform for “anti-Semitic & genocidal” messages.

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Calls for the Destruction of Israel During Quds Day Speech

He believes that in order for “Palestine” to be free, resistance to Israel is required; Nasrallah: Israel must be destroyed.

Cyberattack: Anti-Israel message takes over multiple Israeli websites

Hundreds of Israeli websites were the target of a cyberattack on Thursday morning, their homepages being replaced with an anti-Israel video and message.

Hungary, Austria Stand Against Rest of EU Blasting Israel

Hungary & Austria, the sole EU states opposing criticism of Israel by High Rep. for Foreign Affairs, warned against having a double standard against Israel.

Iran Prioritizes Anti-Israel Quds Day Rallies Despite Severe COVID-19 Scenario

Iran approved & encouraged anti-Israel Quds Day rallies despite severe COVID-19 circumstances; Their parliament banned any Iranian cooperation with Israel.

Iran’s Khamenei Lashes Out in Anti-Semitic Tweets Against Israel, UK

The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ali Khamenei on Sunday issued a series of antisemitic-laced tweets against Israel, also blaming Britain for creating Israel.

Missouri Lawmakers Approve Anti-BDS Bill

Lawmakers in Missouri passed a bill on Thursday to ban the state from doing business with companies who boycott Israel, The Associated Press reports.

Data Reveals that Antisemitic Incidents Reached a New High in the United States in 2019

Statistics show antisemitic-related incidents increased by over 12% in the US in 2019; Different occurrences include harassment, vandalism & even assault

Iran Progresses Anti-Israel Bill, Plans to Establish Embassy in Jerusalem to ‘Palestine’

Iranian parliament approved a bill including list of measures against Israel, such as establishment of Iranian embassy in Jerusalem to 'Palestine'

France Pushing For Tough EU Response To Any Israeli Annexation Move

France urges EU to consider threatening Israel with tough response if it goes ahead with annexation of parts of Judea and Samaria, three EU diplomats said.

Disgusting: New York Times reports on Israeli Defense Ministry as ‘Best Known’ for Killing People

In a tweet, the NYT presented the Defense Ministry’s Research and Development section as “best known” for killing people and blowing things up.

German Military Counter-Intelligence Omits Israel from Map, Apologizes

The German military counter-intelligence service on Wednesday deleted Israel from a map that included the Middle East, prompting a swift correction.

Finnish Amnesty Int’l board member says Israel worse than Hezbollah

A prominent Finnish physicist and board member on the NGO Amnesty International was hit with criticism after calling Israel worse than Hezbollah.

UK Publisher Pulls Textbook Following Complaints of Anti-Israel Bias

British educational publisher Hodder Education has withdrawn a secondary-education textbook following complaints of anti-Israel bias.

ICC Chief Prosecutor Insists Tribunal has “Authority” to Investigate Israeli Conduct

ICC chief prosecutor insisted Thursday that PA can be considered a state, hence the court can conduct an investigation into Israel's alleged "war crimes"

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.

UN, EU Warn Israel Against Pushing Annexation Plans

The United Nations' special envoy to the Middle East on Thursday Warned Israel against pushing ahead with applying sovereignty to parts of Judea and Samaria, a move the fledgling Israeli government would be able to pursue as early as July 1 under its coalition agreement.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Germany backs Israel at International Criminal Court

Germany says the International Criminal Court has no jurisdiction to investigate alleged Israeli "war crimes" in PA-assigned areas.

Israel freezes ties with UN rights chief after release of settlement blacklist

FM Israel Katz says he ordered ‘exceptional & harsh measure’ in retaliation for Commissioner Bachelet’s office promoting the anti-Israel boycott movement.

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

Democrats are Siding with a Genocidal Terror State

It’s no coincidence that Iran labels its fight against America & Israel as “The Resistance,” & the Democrats have labeled their war on Pres. Trump, as “The Resistance.”

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.

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.

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.

Pompeo says US ‘firmly opposes’ ICC announcement on alleged Israeli war crimes, says it unfairly targets Israel

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on Saturday that the United States did not believe Palestinians qualified as a sovereign state, meaning that the recent ICC decision to open an investigation into alleged Israeli war crimes against them is unfounded.

Canada Again Votes in Favor of UN Anti-Israel Resolution

For the second time in a month, Canada has voted to back Palestinian self-determination at the UN, the CBC reports.

UN vote on Palestinian Independence: NGOs tell Canada to choose Israel

Several nonprofits have urged Canada to stand with Israel at the United Nations on Wednesday when the General Assembly votes on a resolution in favor of Palestinian self-determination.

Report: Dozens of Israeli tourists held up in Moscow airport

Dozens of Israeli tourists are being held up at a Moscow airport in border control, after landing from an El Al Airlines flight that took off from Israel, Hebrew-language broadcaster Channel 12 reported on Wednesday.

Report: Erdogan is Allowing Hamas to Plan Attacks Against Israel From Istanbul

Reports indicate that Turkey has been allowing Hamas to plan terror attacks against Israel from Istanbul; These attacks include many failed attempts to assassinate Israeli officials; Erdogan: 'We will keep on supporting our brothers in Palestine.'

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.

German commissioner says Merkel’s envoy boosting antisemitism at UN

A German state commissioner to combat antisemitism told The Jerusalem Post that his country’s UN ambassador promotes antisemitism at the United Nations when he compared the Jewish state with Hamas.

Rick Wiles of ‘TruNews’ in Anti-Semitic Rant Claims Impeachment Inquiry is a ‘Jew Coup’

Yet another anti-Semitic rant has emerged from the ironically named "TruNews," in-which Rick Wiles exclaims to his audience that there is a "Jew Coup" taking place in the United States.

Jewish Woman says her Swedish Passport Photo was ‘Doctored’ to give her an Anti-Semitic Hooked Nose

A Jewish woman in Sweden has claimed that her ID card and passport were 'doctored' to give her a racist caricature of a hooked nose. Annika Hernroth-Rothstein says the image of her face was altered at a police station, leaving her feeling 'small and humiliated'.

Jewish Student Attacked in Paris for Speaking Hebrew

Two suspects fled the scene after attacking 31-year-old Yogev B., a Jewish student at Paris Metro; They attacked him until he was nearly unconscious; Habib: The antisemitic attack was clearly motivated by hate of Israel alone.

House Approves Two-State Resolution in Implicit Rebuke of Trump

The House on Friday approved a resolution supporting a two-state solution to the Israeli and Palestinian conflict, recording opposition to any peace plan put forth by the Trump administration that doesn’t expressly call for an independent Palestinian state living side-by-side with a Jewish state of Israel.

Ohio College Students Create Memorial for Islamic Jihad Terrorists Killed in Israeli Strikes

Students at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio, set up a memorial in memory of slain terrorists in the Gaza Strip due to Israeli strikes; The memorial mentions the former leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Bahaa Abu al-Atta; The group is blaming the ‘Zionist Settler Colonialism”.

Bolivia seeks to Restore Relations with the Jewish State After Decades of Anti-Israel Action

Bolivia said Thursday it is restoring diplomatic relations with Israel, which it severed in 2009 under then president Evo Morales over Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip.

At long last, Germany expected to blacklist Hezbollah

After years of balking, Germany is expected next week to blacklist Hezbollah’s political wing, in a move that Israel’s former ambassador to the UN Ron Prosor said would have far-reaching implications for Hezbollah and finally force the EU to take a tougher stance against the terror organization.

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Amazon Quietly Changed Its Content Policy to Include ‘Hate Speech’ Ban

Amazon, the world’s dominant online retailer, quietly changed its content policy sometime after August 10 last year to include a ban on “hate speech,” according to reports.

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