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United States / 31-12-2016

Family menorah twisted into swastika

Family menorah twisted into swastika

Chandler, AZ - As Hanukkah draws to a close, a Chandler couple woke up to find their front-yard decoration celebrating the holiday had been turned into the universal symbol of hate.    Naomi Ellis ...

Greece / 30-12-2016

'Escape room' - Escape Auschwitz 'before being turned into ash'

'Escape room' - Escape Auschwitz 'before being turned into ash'

Athens - An 'Escape room' in Athens (Ορφέως 10-12, Γαλάτσι )invited players to escape Auschwitz 'before being turned into ash'.  After people protested on Facebook & Twitter, the Greek adventure company claimed that they ...

United States / 30-12-2016

Spiotta Park Menorah vandalized

South Orange, NJ - A male actor believed to be in his late teens who was accompanied by two other male actors was observed damaging the menorah located in Spiotta Park which ...

United States / 29-12-2016

2 menorahs vandalized in Park Slope

2 menorahs vandalized in Park Slope

Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, NY - Two menorahs on display in Brooklyn parks were vandalized, according to community faith leaders.  The branches of the menorahs were found broken with their wires cut, according to Rabbi Mendy ...

Germany / 28-12-2016

A monument commemorating a Jewish family was desecrated

Traunstein – a monument commemorating a Jewish family on Kernstraße was desecrated. The memorial plaque was removed and found a few meters away from its original spot.

Italy / 28-12-2016

A swastika and the word “Jew” were carved into the car of a council member

A swastika and the word “Jew” were carved into the car of a council member

Sassuolo – a swastika and the word “Jew” were carved into the car of Sassuolo Renzo, member of the democratic party of Catucci.

Belgium / 27-12-2016

Famous singer says it's criminal that Jews are having too many babies in Israel

Famous singer says it's criminal that Jews are having too many babies in Israel

Wevelgem - Flemish singer, comedian and Christian theologian Wannes Cappelle told De Zondag on Christmas day that he was upset at the rate Israeli Jews were producing children ("joden in Israël").  He added ...

Norway / 27-12-2016

NRK satire features 'pizza oven' Holocaust joke

NRK satire features 'pizza oven' Holocaust joke

'Satiriks' is the 'black humor' online platform of NRK, Norway's state broadcaster.  A recent 'Satiriks' clip featured Holocaust jokes.  Following complaints, NRK made an apology of sorts and removed the clip.  According to NRK, the clip was ...

United States / 27-12-2016

Menorah outside Jewish temple vandalized during Hanukkah

Menorah outside Jewish temple vandalized during Hanukkah

Sun City, Ariz. - A Sun City Jewish synagogue was the target of vandals over the weekend.  Rabbi Sheldon Moss said there's extensive damage to the giant menorah in front of Temple Beth Shalom, off ...

United States / 27-12-2016

Large Brass Menorah stolen from Washington square park in San Francisco

Large Brass Menorah stolen from Washington square park in San Francisco

San Francisco - At around noon on Sunday, officers received a report regarding a brass menorah that was taken from Washington Square Park, located at Filbert and Stockton streets, according to police.    The menorah is ...

Italy / 26-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti

Antisemitic graffiti

Montecatini – the graffiti “Viareggio Anne Frank” was sprayed in black in the gallery of the Mariotti arena in Montecatini. Viareggio is a sport club in the Italian Lego Pro (Serie ...

France / 26-12-2016

‘Filthy Jews’ graffiti at Anne Frank school in France

‘Filthy Jews’ graffiti at Anne Frank school in France

Montreuil - Antisemitic and racist graffiti were discovered Sunday afternoon outside a Jewish school in France. Police have launched an investigation into the incident. The writings “Juden verboten” (Jews forbidden) and “Sales ...

Britain / 26-12-2016

Some of Britain's top universities are becoming no-go zones for Jews, Baroness Deech claims

 By Camilla Turner, education editor   Some of Britain's leading universities are becoming no-go zones for Jewish students because antisemitism is so rife, the first ever higher education adjudicator has warned.   Baroness Ruth Deech, a cross-bench peer who formerly ...

China / 25-12-2016

Antisemitism in China: Zahavi is a shrewd Jew

Guangzhou – Chinese media has been busy speculating these past few days about the future of Eran Zahavi and whether he would stay in Guangzhou R & F or prefer ...

United States / 25-12-2016

Santa monica synagogue smeared with feces in attack on Chanukah

Santa monica synagogue smeared with feces in attack on Chanukah

Santa Monica, California - A local synagogue entrance was smeared with feces and food in an apparent antisemitic attack on the first night of Chanukah on Saturday night.   Congregants arriving for prayers on ...

United States / 25-12-2016

Chabad blood libel fax sent to Miami prosecutor

Chabad blood libel fax sent to Miami prosecutor

Miami, FL - The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office is investigating antisemitic propaganda that was faxed to their office, Friday.   “In Europe before World War II, the Chasidic Jewish group known as Chabad used to ...

United States / 25-12-2016

Orthodox Jew attacked in Williamsburg by two teens

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY - A pair of teens yelling "South Side Jew" hurled chunks of ice at an Orthodox Jewish man who was walking down the street to his car, according to ...

United States / 25-12-2016

Swastikas drawn on synagogue in Sarasota County

Swastikas drawn on synagogue in Sarasota County

Sarasota, FL. - A Jewish congregation in Sarasota says someone drew antiemitic images on its property.  Two small swastikas and a third attempt at one were drawn on the main building and a ...

United States / 25-12-2016

Hockey team cancels season after antisemitic incidents

Hockey team cancels season after antisemitic incidents

Framingham, MA - A high school hockey team’s season is over after only one game. School officials at Keefe Technical High School and Marion High School abruptly ended the schools’ joint boys’ ice ...

Ukraine / 25-12-2016

Rabbi Nachman's grave desecrated with pig's head, 'blood' in Ukraine

Rabbi Nachman's grave desecrated with pig's head, 'blood' in Ukraine

Uman - Unknown individuals broke into a synagogue in the Ukrainian city of Uman, sprayed red paint on the walls and left behind a pig’s head with a swastika carved into ...

Sweden / 20-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti

Antisemitic graffiti

Amundön, Gothenburg - an Antisemitic graffiti was sprayed in Southern Gothenburg. The words “Dead Jew” (“Die Juden”), “SD 2018” (SD- Swedish or Sweden Democrats, a right wing political party in ...

Hungary / 20-12-2016

Antisemitic graffti

Antisemitic graffti

Budapest – Someone draw a swastika outside Hummus Bar restaurant in Budapest's 7th District. The Hummus Bar restaurant is owned by an Israeli.  

Hungary / 20-12-2016

Antisemitic graffti

Antisemitic graffti

Budapest – Someone draw a swastika outside Hummus Bar restaurant in Budapest's 7th District. The Hummus Bar restaurant is owned by an Israeli.  

United States / 20-12-2016

Tallahassee synagogue increases security after receiving 3 hate letters

Tallahassee synagogue increases security after receiving 3 hate letters

Tallahassee, FL - A synagogue in Tallahassee, Florida, has increased security after receiving three anonymous letters filled with antisemitic rhetoric.    Shomrei Torah, a 100-family Conservative synagogue, has put in surveillance cameras and requested increased ...

United States / 20-12-2016

Convicted racist mass murderer refuses attempt to avoid death penalty on mental health grounds, calling psychology ‘Jewish invention’

Convicted racist mass murderer refuses attempt to avoid death penalty on mental health grounds, calling psychology ‘Jewish invention’

The convicted killer of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church is refusing to undergo a psychiatric evaluation – the only thing that could possibly prevent him from being put to death ...

United States / 20-12-2016

Antisemitic fliers found at Burlington council meeting

Antisemitic fliers found at Burlington council meeting

Burlington, VT - Several antisemitic fliers were found on seats reserved for the public during Monday night's City Council meeting in Burlington.    The fliers refer to white Christian genocide and talk about Mayor Miro ...

Britain / 20-12-2016

Woman pleads guilty to shouting antisemitic abuse at Shomrim

Woman pleads guilty to shouting antisemitic abuse at Shomrim

Stamford Hill, London - A woman has pleaded guilty to shouting antisemitic abuse at volunteers from Stamford Hill Shomrim who suspected her of involvement in burglaries. Vandell Brooks, 39, admitted shouting: “Fucking Jewish ...

Uruguay / 19-12-2016

A woman has been the victim of an Antisemitic attack on the street in Punta Carretas

A woman has been the victim of an Antisemitic attack on the street in Punta Carretas

Punta Carretas, Montevideo – A woman suffered serious injuries to her face and body after being attacked by a man in Punta Carretas. The victim arrived at the police station to ...

Czech / 19-12-2016

Attack in the subway: Kipa can be a problem in Prague

Attack in the subway: Kipa can be a problem in Prague

Prague - Man wearing a kippa was verbally attacked and threatened by off duty employee of The Prague Public Transfer Company in metro train.  The PPT employee  shouted that Hitler was right with Jews etc. ...

Italy / 18-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti after the death of Giulia Spizzichino

Antisemitic graffiti after the death of Giulia Spizzichino

Rome – “Priebke Vive” and a swastika were found on the walls of Testaccio a few hours after the death of Giulia Spizzichino, the 90-year-old Jewish woman from Rome who ...

United States / 18-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti at Merrick 7-Eleven

Antisemitic graffiti at Merrick 7-Eleven

Merrick, NY - Nassau County police are investigating bias incident at a Merrick convenience store.  First Precinct patrol officers responded to 7-Eleven, at 1800 Merrick Ave., shortly after 3 p.m. Friday “after a customer discovered ...

United States / 18-12-2016

Former Calif. firefighter sues department for harassment

Former Calif. firefighter sues department for harassment

La Habra Heights, CA - A former Southern California firefighter is suing the department he once worked for, claiming he was harassed and even attacked.   Since he was a boy, Jared Hartstein dreamed of ...

United States / 18-12-2016

White supremacist website calls for action in Montana

White supremacist website calls for action in Montana

Whitefish, MT - A white supremacist website called The Daily Stormer has posted a call to "TAKE ACTION" against Jewish people in Whitefish, providing personal contact information and urging a "troll storm" against ...

Germany / 16-12-2016

Antisemitic slogans were painted on the “Stolpersteine” in front of the synagogue in Güstrow

Rostock - vandals painted antisemitic slogans and symbols on the “Stolpersteine” in front of the synagogue in Güstrow. According to a report provided by the police on Friday, people walking by ...

Italy / 16-12-2016

Swastika on the wall near the window of a Jewish-owned store

Swastika on the wall near the window of a Jewish-owned store

Livorno – vandals painted Swastikas in the market area, one of them near a Jewish-owned shop. The swastika was accompanied by the letters "SS" and the number "88" indicating the ...

Germany / 16-12-2016

Jewish cemetery vandalized

Jewish cemetery vandalized

Hagen - The Jewish cemetery in Hagen, in western Germany, was vandalized in mid-November. Two tombstones were knocked over, and an attempt was made to remove the lettering from another. The damage ...

Australia / 16-12-2016

SA man charged with advocating terrorism after allegedly posting anti-Jewish videos

SA man charged with advocating terrorism after allegedly posting anti-Jewish videos

Adelaide - An Australia Federal Police spokesman said it was the first time anyone in Australia had been charged with advocating terrorism. The Flinders Park man, 50, was arrested at a ...

Belgium / 15-12-2016

The word "Jews" was sprayed on the door of a Jewish family in Belgium

The word

Antwerp - the words "Jews, Jews, Jews" were sprayed on the door of a Jewish family in a residential building in Antwerp. The Jewish family lived in Belgium for many years, ...

Britain / 15-12-2016

Anti-Jewish and pro-Ku Klux Klan graffiti in Longrun Meadow, Taunton

Anti-Jewish and pro-Ku Klux Klan graffiti in Longrun Meadow, Taunton

Taunton - An artist behind a popular sculptor in Taunton's Longrun Meadow has slammed graffiti he believes is racist.  Stefan Jennings, who built the Willow Cathedral in the open-air attraction, is upset at the scrawlings ...

France / 15-12-2016

Bullets found at the Le Havre Synagogue

Bullets found at the Le Havre Synagogue

Le Havre - Firearm bullets were found at the Le Havre synagogue. The police is investigation the matter.  The case is being taken very seriously by the police and judicial authorities, as it concerns a ...

Germany / 14-12-2016

Antiדemitic propaganda newspaper was distributed in Meissen

Antiדemitic propaganda newspaper was distributed in Meissen

Meissen - an anonymous pamphlet with an antisemitic and xenophobic content is currently distributed in Meissen. The author or authors would like to enlighten the refugees about the real reasons ...

Ukraine / 14-12-2016

The Holocaust Monument in Nikolayev has again been desecrated Nikolayev

The Holocaust Monument in Nikolayev has again been desecrated Nikolayev

Nikolayev - Vandals desecrated the Holocaust Memorial in Nikolayev and poured black paint on the monument.

United States / 14-12-2016

Lupe Fiasco quits music after accusations of antisemitism

Lupe Fiasco quits music after accusations of antisemitism

Chicago, IL - Lupe Fiasco has cancelled his album and quit music after being accused of antisemitism.  The rapper released a freestyle earlier this week that included the line “Artists gettin’ robbed for their publishing / By ...

Canada / 12-12-2016

Vandals spray swastikas, Holocaust-related graffiti at park

Vandals spray swastikas, Holocaust-related graffiti at park

Burlington, ON - A Burlington park was severely vandalized with swastikas and other offensive, racist slurs.   Police were called to Tansley Woods Park when a passerby noticed the Holocaust related graffiti. They are investigating but ...

Netherlands / 11-12-2016

Muslim-founded Dutch political party posts that Hitler was Jewish

Muslim-founded Dutch political party posts that Hitler was Jewish

Amsterdam - A Dutch anti-discrimination group complained to police about a political party whose Muslim founders said Adolf Hitler was Jewish and that homosexuality is a contagious illness.  The Bureau Against Discrimination on Wednesday filed ...

Scotland / 08-12-2016

Top rabbi and family victims of antisemitic attack close to Scottish Parliament

Top rabbi and family victims of antisemitic attack close to Scottish Parliament

Edinburgh - One of Scotland’s leading rabbis has revealed he was the victim of a violent antisemitic attack in which his religious headwear was thrown on the ground.  Rabbi Yossi Bodenheim, the Jewish Chaplain ...

United States / 07-12-2016

Nazi salute, ‘Heil Hitler’ directed at Northwestern U lecturer near campus Jewish center

Evanston, IL - A lecturer at Northwestern University was given the Nazi salute last month by a passerby.  The Jewish Studies teacher was walking near the school’s Hillel Center on the evening of November 23, ...

Ecuador / 07-12-2016

Ecuador’s ambassador to UN compares Zionism to Nazism

Ecuador’s ambassador to UN compares Zionism to Nazism

Quito - Ecuador’s Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Horacio Sevilla Borja addressed the UN’s General Assembly last week and compared Zionism to Nazism, a now age-old attempt to delegitimize the State ...

United States / 07-12-2016

Temple Shalom sign damaged

Temple Shalom sign damaged

Naples, FL - The sign at the entrance of Temple Shalom in Golden Gate Estates was damaged by what appeared to be shotgun pellets.  The letters bent, according to Rabbi Adam Miller, and the ...

Italy / 06-12-2016

Antisemitic Graffiti outside the Stachio football club

Antisemitic Graffiti outside the Stachio football club

Rome – antisemitic graffiti outside the Stacchio football club. The painting of the three players have been erased and antisemitic graffiti have been painted on the wall.

Poland / 06-12-2016

Director of Polish Culture Institute in Berlin fired for ‘too much Jewish content’

Director of Polish Culture Institute in Berlin fired for ‘too much Jewish content’

Warsaw - The cultural manager and director of the polish culture institute in Berlin, Katarzyna Wielga-Skolimowska, was fired this past Tuesday from her position. According to the German left-leaning daily TAZ that broke ...

United States / 06-12-2016

Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai vandalized

Philadelphia, PA - A rock was thrown threw a stained glass window just prior to Dec. 2 services at Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai in Northeast Philadelphia, synagogue President Malcolm Adler said.  Adler said he was ...

Netherlands / 04-12-2016

Swastika on a car of a Jewish family

Swastika on a car of a Jewish family

Hilversum – in the night between Thursday and Friday a swastika was drawn on the car of a Jewish family. The owner, a businesswoman who asked to remain anonymous lives on the ...

France / 03-12-2016

Jewish man attacked in France

Jewish man attacked in France

Créteil, Paris - A Jewish man was beat up in a suburb south of Paris on Thursday by a group of men, at least one of whom shouted “Dirty Jew!” “These local ...

United States / 02-12-2016

Antisemitic, anti-police graffiti found in Queens playground

Maspeth, Queens, NY - Antisemitic and anti-police graffiti were found at a Queens playground, NYPD said.  Someone spray painted “Fuck the police,” “Fuck the Jew” and drew a swastika on areas of Reiff ...

Argentina / 01-12-2016

Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Lago Puelo - antisemitic graffiti were painted in the town of Lago Puelo in the Andes. Graffiti against Israeli tourism in the region were sprayed in a public building. The mayor of ...

Georgia / 01-12-2016

A synagogue vandalized and Torah scrolls torn

A synagogue vandalized and Torah scrolls torn

Gori - A synagogue in the eastern Georgian city of Gori was found on Thursday vandalized, with some of its religious texts stolen and its Torah scrolls torn by unknown ...

Belarus / 01-12-2016

Monument to Nazi victims desecrated in Pinsk

Monument to Nazi victims desecrated in Pinsk

Pinsk - A swastika was painted on the monument to the victims of the German occupation. The police are currently looking for the perpetrators of the crime. The vandalized memorial is on Pushkin ...

United States / 01-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti in Ridgewood

Antisemitic graffiti in Ridgewood

Ridgewood, NY - Ridgewood building has become the latest target of antisemitic graffiti.  Richard Kostelanetz, the owner of 1051 Wyckoff Ave., said he was alerted to the hateful vandalism — which reads “Jew ...

Scotland / 01-12-2016

Antisemitic graffiti with Christian motifs in Aberdeen

Antisemitic graffiti with Christian motifs in Aberdeen

Aberdeen - Antisemitic graffiti was found in Aberdeen on Viewfield Road opposite Gordon Highlanders, close to the venue of the Shalom Festival which celebrates Israeli culture. The graffiti shows as Star of David and the ...