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Poland / 27-08-2016

Polish soccer fans set fire to ‘Jewish’ effigies, unfurl antisemitic banner calling for burning of Jews

Polish soccer fans set fire to ‘Jewish’ effigies, unfurl antisemitic banner calling for burning of Jews

Łódź - A group of Polish soccer hooligans put on a horrifying display of antisemitism last Friday, setting fire to “Jewish” effigies and parading a banner calling for the burning of Jews.  Some ...

Ireland / 27-08-2016

13 Jewish graves damaged in attack

13 Jewish graves damaged in attack

Belfast - A total of 13 headstones were damaged in the Jewish section of Belfast City Cemetery on Friday afternoon.  Police attended the scene shortly after 3pm and believe the damage was caused ...

United States / 26-08-2016

Swastikas found spray-painted on Lakewood playground

Swastikas found spray-painted on Lakewood playground

Lakewood, NJ - Swastikas and other antisemitic language were spray-painted at the playground of Yeshiva Ketana School on Second Street. Swastikas and other letters and figures painted on the jungle gym. Swastikas painted on ...

Argentina / 25-08-2016

Students dress as Nazis, attack Jews

Students dress as Nazis, attack Jews

Bariloche - Jewish students from the ORT High School in Buenos Aires, Argentinaת were attacked in a nightclub by other students dressed as Nazis according to Spanish-language media.  The attackers were ...

Netherlands / 25-08-2016

Town vandalized with antisemitic pro-ISIS graffiti

Town vandalized with antisemitic pro-ISIS graffiti

Voorburg - Dozens of homes and cars in Voorburg were vandalized with "IS" and "ISIS" graffit.  An elementary school was vandliazed with such slogans as "fuck Wilders", "Jews will die", "7 September 2016 ...

United States / 25-08-2016

Antisemitic vandalism at Marblehead High School

Antisemitic vandalism at Marblehead High School

Marblehead, MA - (An antisemitic vandalism found at Marblehead High School.  Police discovered writing on the softball field that said “Jews did 9/11.”  A window was also broken.  Police are searching for the person responsible for the ...

Britain / 24-08-2016

Sadiq Khan targeted by antisemitic abuse after attacking Corbyn

Sadiq Khan targeted by antisemitic abuse after attacking Corbyn

London - Sadiq Khan has been on the receiving end of a barrage of abuse including antisemitism after backing Owen Smith to be Labour’s next leader.  The London mayor was highly critical of the ...

Britain / 24-08-2016

Jewish family subjected to tirade of antisemitic abuse in East London

Jewish family subjected to tirade of antisemitic abuse in East London

London - A Jewish family have suffered what Shomrim has described as “a tirade of antisemitic abuse” in East London.  The family were on a trip in East London when a man, who had ...

United States / 24-08-2016

DC intersection hit with antisemitic graffiti for 5th time in August

DC intersection hit with antisemitic graffiti for 5th time in August

Washington, DC - Antisemitic graffiti has appeared for the fifth time this month at one of the busiest intersections in the Chinatown section of Washington, D.C.   On Monday, swastikas were discovered painted on a ...

France / 23-08-2016

Shop targeted with antisemitic tag

Shop targeted with antisemitic tag

Hand-written inscription: "commerde Sale JUIF". The first word should be Commerce (shop), instead it's written "Commerde" (merde meaning shit). In other words this could be interpreted as: "This shit shop belongs to a dirty ...

Chile / 23-08-2016

Antisemitism in Chile - The new Venezuela?

Antisemitism in Chile - The new Venezuela?

"Wiesenthal Center Alerts Chilean President to Increasing Anti-Israel Hostility and, by association, Endangering Jews in Latin America"   In a letter to President Michelle Bachelet, the Simon Wiesenthal Center highlighted growing hostility in Chile against ...

United States / 23-08-2016

Memorial Sign in Queens for girl murdered in Israel while sleeping vandalized by pro Palestinian

Memorial Sign in Queens for girl murdered in Israel while sleeping vandalized by pro Palestinian

Queens, New York - New York City police are actively investigating the vandalism of a memorial sign for 13-year-old terror victim Hallel Yaffa Ariel. Ariel was fatally stabbed by a 17-year-old Palestinian terrorist ...

Greece / 22-08-2016

Antisemitic article published in Ioannina-based newspaper

Antisemitic article published in Ioannina-based newspaper

An antisemitic, wicked, Holocaust denying, and tendentious article, whose purpose is to compare Israel with the Nazis, was published in the "Morning Talk" ("Πρωϊνός Λόγος") newspaper in the city of Ioannina, on August ...

Turkey / 22-08-2016

Turkish Media after the “Coup Attempt”

Turkish Media after the “Coup Attempt”

By Jack E. Gozcu  Between the dates of 17th of July–15th of August; the number of mainstream newspapers who directly linked the “Coup Attempt” to Jews and/or Israel is 76. Numbers are stated ...

Canada / 22-08-2016

Contest offers $1,000 for essay on whether Canada should support a boycott of Israel

Contest offers $1,000 for essay on whether Canada should support a boycott of Israel

Toronto - Peter Larson, former board member of the National Council on Canada Arab Relations and the Chair of Canada Talks Israel Palestine – an organization which claims to present a fair and balanced ...

United States / 22-08-2016

More than 20 cars vandalized near NE Miami-Dade synagogues

More than 20 cars vandalized near NE Miami-Dade synagogues

Northeast Miami-Dade, Fla. - Some car owners said they may have been targeted because of their religious beliefs after they found as many as 23 vehicles vandalized near three synagogues in Northeast Miami-Dade, ...

United States / 22-08-2016

Someone painted a swastika on mom’s garbage can. Here’s how our community is responding

Someone painted a swastika on mom’s garbage can. Here’s how our community is responding

Havertown, Pennsylvania - H-Town resident Esther Cohen-Eskin woke up early in the morning of August 19, 2016, to see a swastika spray-painted on her garbage can. Esther and her family are Jewish. She took ...

Germany / 21-08-2016

Antisemitic holocaust placard on Berlin street

Antisemitic holocaust placard on Berlin street

Berlin-Friedrichshain - On 23rd July, a placard attached to a lamppost with text which translate literally as “though we’re all sitting in the same gas chamber, it’s you sitting on the tap from within ...

United States / 21-08-2016

14-year old viral poet called “filthy kike rat”, “Jew rat”, told Jews are “lying demons”

14-year old viral poet called “filthy kike rat”, “Jew rat”, told Jews are “lying demons”

A video of Royce Mann, a 14-year-old Jewish boy, reciting a poem called “White Boy Privilege” recently went viral on social media. However, the discussion provoked by the video was marred by the boy being ...

Italy / 20-08-2016

Italian university official calls for 'final solution for Zionists'

Italian university official calls for 'final solution for Zionists'

Lecce - Raffaello Villani, a high ranking official at the Islamic University in Lecce, Italy recently wrote on his Facebook page that "there needs to be a final solution for Zionists."  The post went ...

France / 19-08-2016

Jewish rabbi stabbed by attacker shouting 'Allahu Akbar' in France

Jewish rabbi stabbed by attacker shouting 'Allahu Akbar' in France

Strasbourg - A Jewish rabbi has been stabbed by an attacker shouting "Allahu Akbar" in the city of Strasbourg, sparking fears France has fallen victim to another Islamist-inspired terror attack.  The attacker, who ...

Ukraine / 19-08-2016

Swastikas, Antisemitic graffiti on synagogue

Swastikas, Antisemitic graffiti on synagogue

Kolomyya - The front doorway of a synagogue in Kolomyya in western Ukraine was sprayed with a swastika and antiSemitic slogans Thursday night, an official of the local Jewish community has told TPS. ...

Venezuela / 18-08-2016

Antisemitic imagery in Venezuelan weekly journal

Antisemitic imagery in Venezuelan weekly journal

Caracas - An antisemitic imagery appeared on the cover Las Verdades de Miguel, a popular Venezuelan weekly journal.   A recent edition of the journal published on August 12 features an image of a Jew in religious garb with ...

Britain / 18-08-2016

Holocaust denial ‘artist’ planning Edinburgh fringe festival performances

Holocaust denial ‘artist’ planning Edinburgh fringe festival performances

Glossop - Alison Chabloz, a self-styled singer-songwriter who was exposed by Campaign Against Antisemitism last year, has been attempting to find venues to perform in during the Edinburgh Festival. She was reported to have performed a quenelle, a ...

Czech / 18-08-2016

Czech MP Stanislav Huml shares Holocaust denial video online

Czech MP Stanislav Huml shares Holocaust denial video online

Prague - Stanislav Huml, an MP for the Czech Social Democratic Party, has published a video denying the Holocaust to his Facebook profile. The video, which Huml called "brutal and [politically] incorrect" but ...

Poland / 18-08-2016

Antisemitic hate speech by a well known priest

Antisemitic hate speech by a well known priest

Bielsko-Biala - Polish priest, Jacek Miedlar, member of the Priests' Missionaries Association, unofficially the priest of Polish nationalists and far-right-wing soccer fans, tried to frighten his flock during a mass, telling that:  "Passive Jewish mob ...

Czech / 18-08-2016

Outrage over Czech bus advertising Auschwitz vacation tour

Outrage over Czech bus advertising Auschwitz vacation tour

Prague - Jewish groups and Holocaust survivors are outraged over a bus in the Czech Republic advertising a satirical holiday tour of the Auschwitz death camp.   The double-decker tour bus is emblazoned with the ...

United States / 16-08-2016

Portland rabbi says he turned racist graffiti into message of love

Portland rabbi says he turned racist graffiti into message of love

Portland - On Sunday, Rabbi Brian Zachary Mayer posted on Facebook, "I'm sitting in my garage. I'm shaken. Anti-Semitic and hate was written on the ground outside my door this morning."    Mayer wrote that on ...

United States / 16-08-2016

Elderly Jewish man assaulted while walking to synagogue

Midwood, Brooklyn, NY - A man in the Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn assaulted a 73-year-old Jewish man Saturday morning while walking to his synagogue. The suspect ran after he didn’t say anything ...

United States / 16-08-2016

NY city council candidate references “greedy Jewish landlords” in email

NY city council candidate references “greedy Jewish landlords” in email

New York - Thomas Lopez-Pierre, a candidate for New York’s city council has been criticised after making an antisemitic comment in an email.  He sent out a fundraising email saying that he would “SAVE ...

United States / 16-08-2016

Anti-Trump organizer forced to go to FBI after online antisemitic abuse

Anti-Trump organizer forced to go to FBI after online antisemitic abuse

An organizer for a prominent anti-Donald Trump petition has contacted the FBI after receiving a torrent of antisemitic abuse.    Andrew Weinstein is the organizer of a letter signed by 75 Republican politicians and party operatives ...

United States / 16-08-2016

‘Cesspool’ of antisemitic, anti-Israel, racist behavior at U of Tennessee uncovered by covert watchdog group

‘Cesspool’ of antisemitic, anti-Israel, racist behavior at U of Tennessee uncovered by covert watchdog group

A ring of anti-Israel students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) has created a “cesspool” of antisemitism and racist behavior, a campus watchdog group revealed to The Algemeiner on Thursday.    Canary Mission - a secretive group ...

United States / 14-08-2016

California man accused of antisemitic threats

California man accused of antisemitic threats

Berkeley, California - Yoon Chul Shin, driving a car covered with politically charged writing and images on a cross-country mission to “desecrate” temples was arrested Thursday morning near one of the sites for ...

Canada / 14-08-2016

Green party votes to support boycott of Israel

Green party votes to support boycott of Israel

Canada's Green Party voted on Sunday to support the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel, despite the opposition of party leader Elizabeth May.  The vote followed a heated debate over Israel during the ...

France / 13-08-2016

Charlie Hebdo alerts Paris police over death threat on social media

Charlie Hebdo alerts Paris police over death threat on social media

Paris - According to Le Parisien newspaper, the complaint was filed on Thursday after the magazine, famous for publishing controversial cartoons, saw the threat posted on its Facebook page. "We filed a complaint over the threats to the Police Commissariat ...

Russia / 12-08-2016

Russian TV blames Jews for sinking of Titanic, Chernobyl and 9/11

Russian TV blames Jews for sinking of Titanic, Chernobyl and 9/11

Moscow - Moscow’s REN-TV aired an antisemitic documentary last Friday at prime time hours.  The documentary was a reworking of a 2012 documentary that blamed the sinking of the Titanic on a conspiracy ...

Scotland / 11-08-2016

Bigot brands Celtic star Nir Bitton a 'subhuman Zionist rat scumbag' in vile online attack as police launch probe Read

Bigot brands Celtic star Nir Bitton a 'subhuman Zionist rat scumbag' in vile online attack as police launch probe Read

Glasgow - Police are investigating a so-called Celtic fan who said gassing was “too good” for the club’s Israeli midfielder Nir Bitton.   Student Daniel Yahia also described Bitton as “a filthy Zionist ...

United States / 11-08-2016

Incendiary devices explode outside 2 rabbis' homes in New City

Incendiary devices explode outside 2 rabbis' homes in New City

New City, NY - Three incendiary devices went off outside two rabbis’ homes near a Jewish religious center that lead to a small fire late Tuesday night. The series of small explosions occurred around 10:30 ...

Belgium / 11-08-2016

Belgian school ‘proud’ of teacher honored at Iran Holocaust cartoon show

Belgian school ‘proud’ of teacher honored at Iran Holocaust cartoon show

Torhout - Faculty at a Catholic high school in Belgium said they were proud of a senior teacher who won an award and a cash prize at Iran’s controversial cartoon contest about the ...

Britain / 11-08-2016

Man shouts “Jews, gas them all” and “Sieg Heil” as he is sentenced

Man shouts “Jews, gas them all” and “Sieg Heil” as he is sentenced

Chelmsford - A judge was caught up in a colorful verbal exchange with a defendant during sentencing.  John Hennigan, 50, told Judge Patricia Lynch QC that she was a “bit of a cunt”. ...

France / 10-08-2016

Antisemitism, the Conspiracy Theory: The shocking remarks on Facebook by a teacher from the Jaonson-de-Sailly High School

Antisemitism, the Conspiracy Theory: The shocking remarks on Facebook by a teacher from the Jaonson-de-Sailly High School

Paris - A teacher working at the high-prestige Janson de Sailly High School in Paris regularly posts on Facebook Antisemitic remarks originating in conspiracy theories. After having been alerted to this matter, the Ministry ...

Scotland / 10-08-2016

Edinburgh NUS delegate calls Zionists ‘sub-human rats’

Edinburgh NUS delegate calls Zionists ‘sub-human rats’

Edinburgh - An Edinburgh University student elected as the institution’s delegate to the national student union has found himself the centre of attention, after calling Zionists “sub-human rats” in a social media ...

France / 10-08-2016

Paris bar serving 'Gas Chamber" drinks for 4 euros

Paris bar serving 'Gas Chamber

Paris - The Sunset Boulevard, a cocktail bar in Paris, is serving drinks called "Gas Chamber" for 4 euros (4.50 USD).  The owner of the bar is being asked to pull the ...

Britain / 10-08-2016

Pensioner sent antisemitic letters to the BBC

Worcester - A pensioner has been found guilty of breaching a restraining order by sending antisemitic letters to the BBC.  James Evans, aged 69, of Bath Road, Worcester, sent letters referring to Jewish ...

Canada / 09-08-2016

Antisemitic pamphlet distributed in downtown Toronto

Antisemitic pamphlet distributed in downtown Toronto

Toronto - Antisemitic and conspiracy theory pamphlet is being distributed at Toronto’s Dundas Square. A man, probably in his 60s, gives away a folded six page brochure entitled “Manufactured Terrorism. Stop US, Israel, ...

United States / 09-08-2016

Ku Klux Klan circulating fliers in New York 'Jews control money in America'

Ku Klux Klan circulating fliers in New York 'Jews control money in America'

New York - The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) said it is “troubled” over fliers circulated by the white supremacist group Ku Klux Klan that have accused Jews of controlling money in the U.S.  These fliers distributed ...

Greece / 08-08-2016

Antisemitic exclamations at an even on the Central Square of Ioannina

Antisemitic exclamations at an even on the Central Square of Ioannina

Ioannina - The movement "The Greek Popular Association" of Artemis Sorras (Artemis Bulk) arrived in the city of Ioannina. Apart from the Anti-Democratic and racist exclamations regarding conspiracies, there were also Antisemitic exclamations. To ...

United States / 08-08-2016

Antisemitic graffiti returns to Chinatown zodiac crosswalk ... again

Antisemitic graffiti returns to Chinatown zodiac crosswalk ... again

Washington, DC - Once again, the rats depicted in the 7th and H Streets NW intersection's public art installation said "JEW." The rats painted onto the intersection are part of the Chinese zodiac, but in labeling ...

Britain / 08-08-2016

UK Jews slam Labour’s ‘reward’ for author of ‘whitewash’ antisemitism report

UK Jews slam Labour’s ‘reward’ for author of ‘whitewash’ antisemitism report

 British Jews accused the head of the United Kingdom’s Labour party of rewarding the author of a “whitewashed” report about the party’s antisemitism problem by appointing her a lawmaker.  Shami Chakrabarti, a human rights activist ...

The Palestinian authority / 07-08-2016

Prominent Palestinian politician writes antisemitic screed

Prominent Palestinian politician writes antisemitic screed

Dr. As'ad Abdul Rahman is a Palestinian politician. He has been a Palestinian National Council member, member of the Palestinian Central Council and also a member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine ...

Tunisia / 07-08-2016

French embassy worker in Tunisia probed for antisemitic hate speech

French embassy worker in Tunisia probed for antisemitic hate speech

La Marsa - An employee of France’s embassy in Tunisia claimed hackers posted antisemitic comments under his name on Facebook, including one about Adolf Hitler’s failure to “finish the job.”  Selim Dakhlaoui, a consulting agent ...

United States / 05-08-2016

Jewish Allies Condemn Black Lives Matter’s ‘Apartheid’ Platform

Jewish Allies Condemn Black Lives Matter’s ‘Apartheid’ Platform

A new platform associated with the Black Lives Matter movement that describes Israel as an “apartheid state” committing “genocide” against the Palestinian people has triggered critical responses from Jewish organizations — even ...

France / 04-08-2016

Antisemitic remarks drawn in a cemetery and on a Protestant church

Antisemitic remarks drawn in a cemetery and on a Protestant church

Saint-Pantaléon – On Wednesday afternoon Antisemitic and anti-government invective graffiti  were uncovered on the wall of the cemetery of Saint-Pantaléon (the Autun municipality; [translator's remark: Burgundy, eastern France). Discovered among those were a ...

United States / 04-08-2016

Antisemitic graffiti on Chinatown zodiac crosswalk

Antisemitic graffiti on Chinatown zodiac crosswalk

Washington, DC - D.C. police have opened a criminal investigation into antisemitic graffiti found on a crosswalk Wednesday morning near the Chinatown Metro station.    The crosswalk at Seventh and H streets NW is decorated ...

United States / 04-08-2016

Antisemitic email, website targets Greenfield Town Councilor Karen Renaud

Antisemitic email, website targets Greenfield Town Councilor Karen Renaud

Greenfield, MA -  Town Council Treasurer Karen “Rudy” Renaud’s proposed ordinance that would establish local hate crime legislation got more personal Wednesday after she received a threatening email from an unknown person, and a ...

United States / 04-08-2016

Candidate for Washington governor denies holocaust, believes a “Jewish mafia” controls business, politics and the media

Candidate for Washington governor denies holocaust, believes a “Jewish mafia” controls business, politics and the media

Seattle, WA - David Blomstrom, a fringe candidate in the race for Governor in Washington, runs an antisemitic website which accuses Jews of operating a “Jewish mafia”.  On Blomstrom’s website, titled “Jewarchy”, he writes about ...

Germany / 03-08-2016

Memorial to Jewish victims of the Holocaust desecrated

Memorial to Jewish victims of the Holocaust desecrated

Berlin - A police patrol discovered on Tuesday ink stains on the Holocaust Memorial at Großen Hamburger.  The vandalized sculpture, named "Jewish Victims of Fascism" (Jüdische Opfer des Faschismus), by artist Will Lammert, is ...

France / 03-08-2016

Jewish victims missing from French Muslims’ anti-Jihad letter

Jewish victims missing from French Muslims’ anti-Jihad letter

A leader of French Jews criticized Muslim intellectuals whose petition against local jihadists omits any mention of antisemitic violence. The petition, signed by dozens of academics and celebrities, appeared Sunday in ...

Britain / 02-08-2016

More "FUCK YIDS" graffiti in London

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London - Cazenove Labour, a branch of the Labour Party in Hackney, has reported antisemitic graffiti to the council and to the police via its Twitter account.    The graffiti reads “FUCK YIDS” and was ...

Germany / 01-08-2016

Commemorative plate in remembrance of the Holocaust victims was desecrated in Moabit

Commemorative plate in remembrance of the Holocaust victims was desecrated in Moabit

Moabit, Berlin -  A commemorative plate of the fellowship society "They Were Neighbors" became on several occasion target for vandalism attacks. Now it was smeared, once again, with color and inscription.   A commemorative plate ...

Poland / 01-08-2016

Dad teaches his son an antisemitic song

Dad teaches his son an antisemitic song

Rumia - Polish father from Rumia (near Gdansk) made a video of his toddler-son singing antisemitic song of Wroclaw's music group OBLED ("Madness").  The music band is listed as an antisemitic group by ADL, ...