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Britain / 01-10-2014

In Depth: UK antisemitism continues unabated after Gaza war

The Israeli war against Hamas in Gaza may have finished over a month ago, but its effects are still reverberating abroad, not least of all in the UK.    While the range and level ...

01-10-2014

Tutu's war on Israel, Jews

By Giulio Meotti  Special: Archbishop Tutu leads vile, racist campaign against Israel and Jewish people   Archbishop Desmond Tutu, whose role in the fight against South African apartheid in the 1980s gained him the Nobel ...

Germany / 18-09-2014

What’s behind Germany’s new antisemitism

By Jochen Bittner  Europe is living through a new wave of antisemitism. The president of Germany’s Central Council of Jews calls it the worst the Continent has seen since World War II. He ...

31-08-2014

Antisemitism surge in Europe reflects loss of values, historical awareness, says Stanford scholar

A worrying spike in antisemitism in Europe is a stark reminder that prejudice against Jewish people is still a reality there today, say Stanford scholars. Anti-capitalism has been a particular source of antisemitism, ...

Turkey / 28-08-2014

When the state sanctions Turkey’s ugly antisemitism

Once marginal in Turkish politics, antisemitism has now been co-opted, if not incited, by Prime Minister Erdogan and his ruling party. How can Turkish Jews stay when they're now considered the enemy?  By Louis Fishman               During the ...

The Palestinian authority / 19-08-2014

PMW special report exposes PA Holocaust desecration during Gaza war

The Palestinian Authority and the Fatah Party constantly used Nazi and Holocaust analogies to demonize Israel during Operation Protective Edge in Gaza, according to a forthcoming report by Palestinian Media Watch titled "Holocaust ...

Argentina / 19-08-2014

Gaza and Antisemitism in Argentina

By Hernan Dobry Following a period in which antisemitism seemed to be dormant, or at least quite well concealed, it once again has been raising its head in Argentina. The situation worsens by the minute, ...

Australia / 12-08-2014

Political wins for Australian Jews as antisemitism goes viral

Local community fighting on several fronts as the war in Gaza arouses passions.  By Dan Goldberg        Sydney – Australian Jewish leaders won several resounding victories last week, but these were offset by the trauma ...

12-08-2014

Antisemitism in Europe: A crisis, but not yet a catastrophe

Riots in Paris, cries of 'Jews to the gas' in Berlin and an Italian call for a 'Nuremberg Tribunal' for Israel have yet to trigger a Jewish exodus from Europe. By Anshel Pfeffer  Two weeks ...

10-08-2014

How Gaza has unleashed new Nazism on Europe’s Jews

A baying mob surrounds a synagogue chanting “Death to Jews”, a gang of men storms a Jewish school bus screaming “Heil Hitler” and a cafe owner puts up a sign saying “dogs ...

10-08-2014

Antisemitism on rise across Europe 'in worst times since the Nazis'

By Jon Henley  Experts say attacks go beyond Israel-Palestinian conflict as hate crimes strike fear into Jewish communities  In the space of just one week last month, according to Crif, the umbrella group for ...

08-08-2014

Turkish leader doubles down on blaming Israel for antisemitism

By Eli Lake  Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Israeli actions in Gaza ‘surpassed what Hitler did to them.’ Now he’s digging in deeper in a letter sent on his behalf to his biggest boosters ...

04-08-2014

Antisemitism: poison to any democratic society

By Frank-Walter Steinmeier, German Foreign Minister    Antisemitism does not only present a problem for Jews. A declaration of solidarity from the German Foreign Minister. Published in the Jüdische Allgemeine newspaper on 31 July ...

03-08-2014

The antisemitic face of Hamas

By Prof. Dina Porat   In his article "Justified" Ari Shavit asks who are we fighting against, and answers: "against a fascist organization, which terrorizes the residents of Gaza, oppresses women, Christians and homosexuals, and ...

01-08-2014

The ugly tide washing across Europe

The 'Gaza generation' seems worried about Arab deaths only when Jews are involved. By Bernard-Henri Lévy  About the crowds on Friday in Paris chanting "Palestine will overcome" and "Israel, assassin": Where were they a ...

31-07-2014

Antisemitism comes back to haunt Europe

By Gavin Hewitt, Europe editor   It has been in the background at some of the demonstrations against Israeli actions in Gaza.   Recently, during a protest in Paris, a synagogue was attacked and there were chants ...

31-07-2014

Newsweek devotes cover story to probe antisemitism in Europe

Article details attacks on Jews in the EU, with particular focus on recent anti-Israel rallies in Paris and the fatal shooting at the Jewish museum in Brussels in May. Newsweek has devoted the cover story ...

29-07-2014

Opinion: Antisemitism infiltrating protests

By Pat Johnson, Special to The Vancouver Sun In Paris, a pro-Palestinian mob besieges a synagogue, forcing the Jews inside to barricade themselves while marchers pummel the building with bats and chairs. Another Paris ...

27-07-2014

Antisemitism on the march: Europe braces for violence

By Justin Huggler, Berlin, and Josie Ensor  European cities are braced for violent clashes this weekend as people take to the streets to protest against Israeli military operations in Gaza.  Thousands of police ...

22-07-2014

Europe’s Jew-hatred dressed as anti-Zionism

By Post Editorial Board Even from across the Atlantic, it’s startling to see mobs of Europeans joined by Arab immigrants rampaging through the streets of France and Germany shouting, “Death to the Jews.”  The ...

Germany / 21-07-2014

Criticism of Israel is renewed: the Jew haters reveal their true faces

As a matter of fact we should have been grateful: at the time when particularly in the Left there debate that has been ongoing for decades whether and to what extent the “criticism ...

20-06-2014

A new antisemitism rising in France

By Anthony Faiola  “I am not an antisemite,” French comedian Dieudonné M’bala M’bala says with a devilish grin near the start of his hit show at this city’s Théâtre de la Main d’Or.  Then come ...

17-06-2014

Call the antisemitism coming at us by leaps and bounds by its real name

Bernard Henri-Lévy  The Belgian and French police have faithfully performed their duty.  And it is known that a Frenchman from Roubaix, Mehdi Nemmouche, is probably the man who carried out the murder in the Jewish Museum ...

United States / 11-06-2014

Does antisemitism threaten American Jews?

By Kenneth L. Marcus   In a recent issue of Time magazine, Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie, former president of the Union for Reform Judaism, writes that antisemitism is “not a threat to American Jews.” ...

France / 10-06-2014

Dieudonné and Iran - The Dark Side of Comedy

With the outburst of the 'Affaire Dieudonné ' in late 2013, the world discovered the French comedian Dieudonné, his controversial jokes and his quenelles.  Despite the number of articles written on Dieudonné and ...

Greece / 08-06-2014

SS songs and antisemitism: the week Golden Dawn turned openly Nazi

Supporters of the far-right party gave Hitler salutes and sang the Horst Wessel song outside parliament last week. Helena Smith reports from Athens on how Golden Dawn has taken on a sinister ...

30-05-2014

Antisemitism remains an incurable virus

By Frida Ghitis  Antisemitism – that toxic delusion that has created so much hatred, violence, heartache over the centuries – refuses to die.  That pernicious view of Jews as all-powerful, untrustworthy and a cause of ...

26-05-2014

Analysis: A dangerous new dawn in Europe

By Efraim Zuroff  The mix of antisemitism and growing power of the right may signal that the Brussels attack is only the start   Coming on the heels of the ostensibly shocking results of ...

19-05-2014

Telling the truth about Boycott, Divest and Sanction Israel (BDS)

By Professor Steven H. Resnicoff  The international movement to Boycott, Divest and Sanction Israel (BDS) is rooted in a big lie. Through hypocritical double standards and outright lies and deceptive machinations, it falsely demonizes ...

Iran / 18-05-2014

Iran’s Islamic revolution: 35 years of hate

Today marks the 35th anniver­sary of the 1979 Islamic Rev­o­lu­tion. More than three decades on, the author­i­tar­ian Iran­ian regime has indoc­tri­nated gen­er­a­tions of its cit­i­zens with antisemitic, anti-Israel and anti-Western pro­pa­ganda through state-controlled media.   These themes con­tinue to ...