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Netherlands / 29-09-2016

Airbnb swiftly banishes Amsterdam-Based host for discriminating against Israelis

Airbnb swiftly banishes Amsterdam-Based host for discriminating against Israelis

Amsterdam - Online vacation rental giant Airbnb acted quickly to ban a vendor after it came to light that she was refusing service to Israeli customers.  The company said it removed the Amsterdam-based host ...

Britain / 29-09-2016

Momentum vice chair Jackie Walker criticises Holocaust memorial day

Momentum vice chair Jackie Walker criticises Holocaust memorial day

Jackie Walker, vice-chairwoman of Momentum, was heckled and jeered by a crowd after suggesting Holocaust Day should be open to “all peoples who've experienced Holocaust”.  In footage recorded by the Huffington Post, Ms Walker said: ...

United States / 29-09-2016

Antisemitic leaflets left at BART Trouble East Bay Jewish community

Antisemitic leaflets left at BART Trouble East Bay Jewish community

Lafayette, CA - Jewish community members are rattled and annoyed after finding about a hundred antisemitic fliers pinned to car windshields at the Lafayette BART Station.    The fliers, which refer to the Jewish community ...

United States / 29-09-2016

Jewish symbols on rabbi's car vandalized

Jewish symbols on rabbi's car vandalized

Washington D.C - The rabbi for a D.C.- area Jewish congregation says an unknown suspect or suspects vandalized her car parked in a private garage next to the New Carrolton Metro and Amtrak ...

Germany / 27-09-2016

Man pushed onto train tracks because he 'smelled like a Jew'

Man pushed onto train tracks because he 'smelled like a Jew'

Nuremberg - Nuremberg subway station “Langwasser”: A 49 years old man pushed another passenger on the tracks and claimed, that he has smelled, that the victim was Jewish. He used ...

Britain / 27-09-2016

Flyers at Labour conference demand expulsion of Jewish Labour movement

Flyers at Labour conference demand expulsion of Jewish Labour movement

London - Flyers distributed at the Labour Party Conference have called for the expulsion of the Jewish Labour Movement from the Party. The flyers charge that the Jewish affiliate of the Labour Party is using trumped ...

Britain / 27-09-2016

Lord Mitchell: As a Jew and Zionist, I can’t remain in Corbyn’s Labour

Lord Mitchell: As a Jew and Zionist, I can’t remain in Corbyn’s Labour

A veteran Jewish peer has resigned from the UK’s Labour party in protest of the re-election of party leader Jeremy Corbyn, claiming the party has become “lukewarm” on fighting antisemitism.  Lord Parry Mitchell announced his ...

27-09-2016

New Jersey man’s antisemitic tirade after crash seen in video

New Jersey man’s antisemitic tirade after crash seen in video

New Jersey - A New Jersey man faces intimidation charges after he was seen shouting, “Fuck you, you fucking kike” in a video after a three-car crash, according to reports.  Footage published by NJ.com showed ...

United States / 27-09-2016

Neo-Nazi fliers dropped off at Jacksonville synagogues and nearby homes

Neo-Nazi fliers dropped off at Jacksonville synagogues and nearby homes

Jacksonville, Fla. - Mandarin families awoke Sunday to hate flyers in their driveways attacking the Jewish faith.  One homeowner who lives on Bear Valley Road in Mandarin said the hate flyers, titled "Take America Back ...

Germany / 27-09-2016

Violent Incident at subway station

Violent Incident at subway station

Nuremberg - Nuremberg subway station “Langwasser”: A 49 years old man pushed another passenger on the tracks and claimed, that he has smelled, that the victim was Jewish. He used hate speech against ...

United States / 26-09-2016

Posters demonizing Jews crop up on UC Berkeley campus

Posters demonizing Jews crop up on UC Berkeley campus

Berkeley, CA - Antisemitic posters have been appearing around the University of California, Berkeley campus ever since a course exploring how Israel might be destroyedwas first suspended and then reinstated early last week.   The syllabus, titled “Palestine: ...

Ukraine / 25-09-2016

Vandals desecrated the memorial stone tomb of Edward Rice, former mayor of Chernivtsi - Kaspruk

Vandals desecrated the memorial stone tomb of Edward Rice, former mayor of Chernivtsi - Kaspruk

Chernivtsi - scums desecrated Chernivtsi former mayor, Edward Rice grave, posted Mayor Alexey Kaspruk on his Facebook page, and added a picture as well.  Edward Rice (1850-1907) was a lawyer, a public figure ...

Moldova / 25-09-2016

Someone vandalized at the second time the Jewish cemetery in Chisinau

Someone vandalized at the second time the Jewish cemetery in Chisinau

Chisinau - shocking images of gravestones in the Jewish cemetery Buiucani Square in the capital of Moldova painted with swastikas has been posted on Facebook a while ago.

25-09-2016

'How to pick up Jewish chicks': Vile antisemitic picture shows human remains on a shovel - but Facebook refused to remove it

'How to pick up Jewish chicks': Vile antisemitic picture shows human remains on a shovel - but Facebook refused to remove it

Facebook has been accused of "enabling vicious Jewish hatred" after telling users an image depicting human remains on a shovel below the tag line "How to pick up Jewish chicks" did not breach ...

United States / 25-09-2016

Orthodox Jewish baseball fan had yarmulke snatched from his head during a game and says Yankees officials failed to act as he begged for it back

Orthodox Jewish baseball fan had yarmulke snatched from his head during a game and says Yankees officials failed to act as he begged for it back

Brooklyn, NY - In a letter to Yankee President Randy Levine, Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) called for swift action to address an incident that occurred during a game at Yankee Stadium back on ...

Canada / 25-09-2016

York University staff member fired for antisemitic posts

York University staff member fired for antisemitic posts

Toronto, ON - Following an investigation into “antisemitic” posts, a long-time laboratory technologist at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at York University was fired from his position, CIJnews learned.  In a letter from the ...

Norway / 24-09-2016

Norwegian theater boycott call prompts Nazi comparisons from Israel

Norwegian theater boycott call prompts Nazi comparisons from Israel

Oslo - A video published online, purportedly on the behalf of the Norwegian National Theater, issued an apology for the theater's cultural cooperation with Habima, Israel's National Theater, on a project called 'Terrorisms' between 2013-2015. The Palestinian ...

Britain / 24-09-2016

Antisemitic bullies force London Jewish schoolboy to remove skullcap

London - An 11-year-old boy was surrounded in the Hackney neighborhood of the British capital by a group of unfamiliar older children, who threatened to beat him up if he did not ...

United States / 24-09-2016

Canfield man charged with antisemitic graffiti spree in Mill Creek Park

Canfield man charged with antisemitic graffiti spree in Mill Creek Park

Youngstown, Ohio - A 25-year-old Canfield man is free on bond after allegedly placing various antisemitic and offensive graffiti at various locations at Mill Creek Park.  Scott Spencer was booked into the Mahoning ...

Ukraine / 23-09-2016

The Holocaust Memorial in Poltava has been Vandalized

Poltava – Someone Vandalized the Holocaust Memorial site in the village Zasolia in Poltava province. Vandals poured black paint on the monument, which was established in memory of the Jews murdered in ...

Britain / 23-09-2016

Call for Israeli soldiers to be ‘burned alive’ in London church visitor book

Call for Israeli soldiers to be ‘burned alive’ in London church visitor book

London - A message has been left in a London church’s guest book calling for all Israeli soldiers to be “burned alive”. The comment was left in response to an exhibition on ...

United States / 23-09-2016

Top Homeland Security official: Rise of antisemitism creates ‘acute’ need for security grants for Jews

Top Homeland Security official: Rise of antisemitism creates ‘acute’ need for security grants for Jews

Painting a grim picture of Jewish vulnerability in the United States, a top U.S. security official said that the vast majority of funds earmarked to secure non-profits goes to Jewish ...

Britain / 23-09-2016

Antisemitic, White supremacist slogans at Exeter university party

Antisemitic, White supremacist slogans at Exeter university party

Exeter - Students attending an off-campus Exeter University party on Tuesday were seen sporting t-shirts with antisemitic and white supremacist slogans.  The Tuesday night event, hosted by the local Snow Sports society at the Timepiece ...

Iran / 23-09-2016

'Zionists' pressuring US to 'pass indefensible legislation', Rouhani says at UN

'Zionists' pressuring US to 'pass indefensible legislation', Rouhani says at UN

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday told the UN General Assembly that "Zionist pressure groups" were pressuring the United States to “pass indefensible legislation" in what seemed to be a ...

United States / 23-09-2016

Milton cemetery holocaust memorial vandalized

Milton cemetery holocaust memorial vandalized

Milton, Mass. - Police in Massachusetts are investigating after vandals stole two bronze Stars of David that had adorned the symbolic grave of a young girl killed in the Holocaust.    The theft from ...

United States / 23-09-2016

Swastikas, racist messages found in San Jose state dorms

Swastikas, racist messages found in San Jose state dorms

San Jose, Calif. - Two students at a Northern California university scrawled swastikas and other hate speech in residence halls, the campus president said Thursday.    The swastikas were found Tuesday at two separate ...

United States / 23-09-2016

Bishop Hartley HS website hacked, filled with ‘racist and hate-filled speech’

Bishop Hartley HS website hacked, filled with ‘racist and hate-filled speech’

Columbus, OH - A Columbus Catholic High School is looking for answers after its online calendar was filled with racial and religious slurs.  "I am at a loss of words to be ...

Belgium / 23-09-2016

Belgian charity accuses 'Israel's allies' of 'inflating' claims of antisemitism

Belgian charity accuses 'Israel's allies' of 'inflating' claims of antisemitism

Brussels - An employee of a state-funded charity in Belgium has accused “Israel’s allies” of “inflating” the country’s antisemitism problem to distract from its treatment of Palestinians.    Brigitte Herremans, who works for Catholic ...

23-09-2016

New EJA/RCE survey shows that 70 % of Europe's Jews do not intend to go to synagogues on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, despite heightened security measures

New EJA/RCE survey shows that 70 % of Europe's Jews do not intend to go to synagogues on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, despite heightened security measures

Despite increased security arrangements around Jewish institutions in Europe, 70% of Europe's Jews do not intend to visit synagogues on  the upcoming  High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, according to ...

Argentina / 19-09-2016

Jewish cemetery of Moisés Ville desecrated

Jewish cemetery of Moisés Ville desecrated

Moisés Ville, Santa Fe - Over the weekend, an antisemitic attack took place against the cemetery of the township of Moisés Ville, and the reasons for this act of vandalism are ...

Britain / 14-09-2016

Eight-year-old Jewish boy assaulted in London

Tottenham, London - Shomrim, the Jewish community watch organisation, has reported than an eight-year-old Jewish boy has been assaulted in London. A male called the boy a “stupid Jew” and assaulted him on ...

Germany / 13-09-2016

An Antisemitic invective graffiti in a fenced-in compound at a construction site

An Antisemitic invective graffiti in a fenced-in compound at a construction site

Berlin - On 5, September, a Star of David painted with a marker was discovered on a construction plant on Bouché Street, on which it was possible to read, somewhat vaguely, the word "lie" ...

Greece / 13-09-2016

Ioannina synagogue vandalized with swastikas

Ioannina synagogue vandalized with swastikas

Ioannina - The exterior of the Synagogue of Ioannina was found by local Jewish Community members desecrated with swastikas graffiti. The authorities were notified. The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece issued ...

Britain / 13-09-2016

Man arrested in Hackney after making antisemitic death threats

Hackney, London - A man was followed and apprehended by Shomrim, the Jewish community watch organisation, after having made antisemitic death threats.  Shomrim posted on their twitter that the man allegedly made threats to ...

Hungary / 12-09-2016

Neo-Nazis vandalize Holocaust memorial in Hungary

Neo-Nazis vandalize Holocaust memorial in Hungary

Budapest - Budapest's 'Living Memorial' was reportedly desecrated a few weeks after an article threatening to destroy the site was published on a neo-Nazi website.  Suspected neo-Nazis over the weekend allegedly vandalized a vigil ...

Israel / 12-09-2016

Jerusalem synagogue desecrated

Jerusalem synagogue desecrated

Jerusalem - A synagogue in the heart of Jerusalem was vandalized overnight, with graffiti of large black crosses spray painted across the entrance.   The synagogue, which primarily serves Iranian Jews, is located on Yossi ...

United States / 12-09-2016

Swastika scrawled on Williamsburg building

Swastika scrawled on Williamsburg building

Brooklyn, NY - Police are looking for whoever scrawled an antisemitic message on a Williamsburg building.  A swastika was scrawled in pink chalk on a residential building on Middleton Street, along with message that read, ...

Poland / 11-09-2016

Antisemitic graffiti on the ghetto wall

Antisemitic graffiti on the ghetto wall

Krakob - Graffiti which reads "Jews to Israel, to the desert" was painted on the wall behind the high school building in Limnovski St. 35, right next to the playground. In early ...

Austria / 11-09-2016

Antisemitic graffiti

Antisemitic graffiti

Antisemitic graffiti painted on the posters of the presidential candidate Alexander Van der Bellen

United States / 11-09-2016

Jewish father says antisemitic bullying no longer confined to college campuses after daughter forced to switch high schools over harassment

Jewish father says antisemitic bullying no longer confined to college campuses after daughter forced to switch high schools over harassment

Antisemitic bullying is not confined to college campuses, a Jewish father cautioned in a New York Daily News op-ed on Thursday, after his daughter was forced to switch high schools when she came ...

Poland / 10-09-2016

Jewish cemetery desecrated

Jewish cemetery desecrated

Mińsk Mazowieck - The Jewish cemetery in Novominsk, Poland was desecrated in recent days by anonymous persons in a flagrant display of antisemitism.    According to local authorities, anonymous persons burst into the cemetery, closed most hours ...

Germany / 09-09-2016

Synagogue daubed, “Heil Hitler” yelled

Erfurt - A synagogue in the German city of Erfurt was besmeared on early Saturday  According to a German news portal the small synagogue in the old part of Erfurt, Germany, was ...

Spain / 09-09-2016

Dozens of Spanish cities declare themselves ‘Free of Israeli Apartheid’

Dozens of Spanish cities declare themselves ‘Free of Israeli Apartheid’

Cadiz, provincial capital in the autonomous community of Andalusia in the Spanish state, has become the latest municipality to pass a motion supporting the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for Palestinian ...

Germany / 09-09-2016

Erfurt synagogue vandalized with red graffiti

Erfurt - A small synagogue in Erfurt's histroic district was vandalized with red graffiti.  In a possibly related case, a group of four people were spotted nearby shouting "Heil Hitler".

Moldova / 08-09-2016

Jewish cemetery desecrated in Balti

Jewish cemetery desecrated in Balti

Balti - in the Jewish cemetery of Balti, vandals smashed six gravestones.

United States / 08-09-2016

A Neo-Nazi is driving a swastika and ‘JEWS LIES MATTER’ sign down the highway

A Neo-Nazi is driving a swastika and ‘JEWS LIES MATTER’ sign down the highway

Oregon - A well-known neo-Nazi activist in Oregon is taking his message on the road — literally.   Jimmy Marr, who the Anti-Defamation League calls an antisemitic white supremacist activist, recently posted online pictures ...

United States / 08-09-2016

Student targeted 50 Jewish students in antisemitic Instagram post

Student targeted 50 Jewish students in antisemitic Instagram post

Sunnyvale, CA - A 17-year-old male Fremont High School student was in police custody after allegedly sending violent, antisemitic threats via Instagram to at least two Jewish students at Fremont High School in ...

United States / 08-09-2016

Antisemitic phone call made to Jewish museum in Manhattan

Manhattan, NY - The NYPD is investigating as a hate crime an antisemitic phone call made Tuesday afternoon to the Jewish Museum, the world’s oldest existing Jewish museum, in Manhattan’s Upper East Side.    Investigators say ...

Germany / 07-09-2016

BDS protest attracts neo-Nazis

BDS protest attracts neo-Nazis

Berlin - In the logic of hatred against Israel the BDS movement is also a interesting field for neo-Nazis. At last week's protest against Sodastream at the Alexanderplatz in Berlin the local neo-Nazi ...

Australia / 05-09-2016

Holocaust denial leaflets are being distributed at universities

Holocaust denial leaflets are being distributed at universities

Flyers claiming the Holocaust didn’t happen have been found on university campuses in New South Wales, Victoria and the ACT.  Students spotted the material on campuses at Monash University, the University of Melbourne, the Australian ...

United States / 05-09-2016

Deputies investigating threats against Byrnes High School

Deputies investigating threats against Byrnes High School

Duncan, S.C. - The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating threats made against Jewish and Muslim students at Byrnes High School on Facebook.    The threats included photos of the suspect wearing a gas mask, ...

United States / 05-09-2016

Syracuse University professor bows to BDS

Syracuse University professor bows to BDS

New York - Syracuse University in New York normally welcomes Israeli filmmakers. Haim Bouzaglo was invited to a master's class to discuss his movie "Session," starring Bar Rafaeli and Liran Levo. Similarly, Dani Menkin, ...

United States / 04-09-2016

Printer at Arlington home falls victim to widespread antisemitic hack

Printer at Arlington home falls victim to widespread antisemitic hack

Arlington, MA - A printer at a private home in Arlington was hacked to produce an unsolicited racist and antisemitic flyer as part of a widespread network printer hack, according to a joint ...

Morocco / 04-09-2016

PJD Candidate denies allegations that he is antisemitic

PJD Candidate denies allegations that he is antisemitic

Rabat – Hammad Kabbaj denies allegations of being an antisemitic which were made by Moroccan Mohamed Tijini.   In a 30-minute episode aired on his private TV channel, Maghreb TV, Tijini lashed out at the Justice ...

Britain / 04-09-2016

Shadow minister’s aide suspended over Zionist posts

Shadow minister’s aide suspended over Zionist posts

London - An aide to the shadow international development secretary has been suspended after endorsing a series of social media posts on Zionism.   Elizabeth Dudley, who was a member of Kate Osamor’s parliamentary staff, ...

Germany / 04-09-2016

German teachers’ union urges total boycott of Israel

German teachers’ union urges total boycott of Israel

Oldenburg- The teachers union in the city of Oldenburg published an article in its September paper calling for a complete boycott of the Jewish state, sparking criticism from Israel’s embassy, German teachers and ...

Britain / 02-09-2016

Antisemitic messages daubed on London benches

Antisemitic messages daubed on London benches

London - Police have looked into antisemitic messages scrawled on benches in North London this week.  A bench on Clapton Common near a synagogue was daubed with graffiti. The graffiti in the area, which has ...

Britain / 02-09-2016

British Jewish MP targeted by antisemitic death threats

British Jewish MP targeted by antisemitic death threats

A Jewish member of the British Parliament was provided police protection after receiving online antisemitic death threats.  Ruth Smeeth was repeatedly referred to as a "Yid," the Jewish Chronicle reported.   The message also said ...

United States / 02-09-2016

UCLA campus leader leaves over ‘hostile and unsafe’ climate for pro-Israel students

UCLA campus leader leaves over ‘hostile and unsafe’ climate for pro-Israel students

Los Angeles, CA - The former president of the UCLA Graduate Students Association has left the university’s law school over what he calls a “hostile and unsafe campus climate.”  Milan Chatterjee will complete ...

Israel / 01-09-2016

Swastikas and antisemitic graffiti

Swastikas and antisemitic graffiti

Ra'anana - Vandals sprayed this morning (Wednesday), swastikas and graffiti on cars and apartments building in Ra'anana. The residents of the building, which among them, a 92-year-old Holocaust survivor, were shocked to ...