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The Palestinian authority / 08-12-2015

Palestinian replacement theology and the strange death of Jesus the Jew

Palestinian replacement theology and the strange death of Jesus the Jew

By Richard Mather  It is not just Islam and the Left that are responsible for anti-Zionism and the rise of antisemitism. Christians who have embraced Palestinian replacement theology (which has disturbing echoes of ...

02-12-2015

Op-Ed: ISIS blood libel: A fast mutation of a major hate motif

Op-Ed: ISIS blood libel: A fast mutation of a major hate motif

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  For many centuries Jews have been accused of embodying absolute evil by their most vile enemies. This motif formed the unifying thread passing through blood libels, accusations of poisoning, ...

26-11-2015

Antisemitic conspiracy theories crop up in wake of Paris attacks

Antisemitic conspiracy theories crop up in wake of Paris attacks

In the aftermath of the wave of coordinated terror attacks across Paris, conspiracy theories linking Jews or Israel with the attacks have begun to surface in the U.S and abroad.  - Iran’s Fars News ...

22-11-2015

Still blaming the Jews

by Judith Bergman  Old habits are hard to break, and in Europe, it would seem, almost impossible. First, Swedish Foreign ‎Minister Margot Wallstrom said that "to counteract the radicalization, we must go back ...

09-11-2015

The top 10 antisemitic myths on the web

The top 10 antisemitic myths on the web

By Simon Hardy Butler How is it possible to loathe an entire people?  I’ve pondered this question each time I encounter antisemitism on Facebook, which is every day, given the fact that I unofficially monitor ...

08-11-2015

How a Blood Libel against Israel is born

How a Blood Libel against Israel is born

By Lt. Col. (ret.) Jonathan D. Halevi  On Friday, October 30, the primetime show The Agenda on Ontario’s TVO network, with anchorman Steve Paikin, explored the question of whether the Palestinian violence marks the beginning of ...

08-11-2015

Op-Ed: The return of the classic anti-Semitic leitmotiv

Op-Ed: The return of the classic anti-Semitic leitmotiv

By Giulio Meotti  During the Second Intifada, Amnesty International charged Israel of "war crimes" in Jenin (later revealed as a completely false accusation).  In 2006, during the war in Lebanon in which the Jewish ...

03-11-2015

Matthias Küntzel: "Pro-Nazi ideas are still alive and kicking in the Arab world"

Matthias Küntzel:

Nazi sources of antisemitism in the Muslim world are not knwon at all today. Why? Elements of the answer, with the German professor Matthias Küntzel, who recently published a very important book ...

11-10-2015

I am embarrassed to be an Arab

I am embarrassed to be an Arab

By Fred Maroun  I have long resisted saying this, but the ongoing Arab violence in Jerusalem has pushed Arab idiocy beyond my capacity for tolerance.  I now need to say it and ...

South Africa / 07-10-2015

BDS at South African Universities

BDS at South African Universities

By Annika Hernroth-Rothtein  Speaking up for Israel is an act of supreme bravery in South Africa these days, particularly if you are a member of the ruling African National Congress. After more than ...

30-09-2015

German, Austrian Jews worried about antisemitism and extreme ideologies from refugees

By Benjamin Weinthal   The growing influx into central Europe of refugees from Muslim-majority countries with a deeply rooted culture of lethal antisemitism has started to jolt Jewish leaders and journalists into an examination ...

United States / 30-09-2015

Bizarre claims that Auschwitz was a 'summer camp' for Jews in upsetting white supremacy documentary

Bizarre claims that Auschwitz was a 'summer camp' for Jews in upsetting white supremacy documentary

The BBC Three programme is part of the channel's race season - visiting the deep south it is difficult viewing with outdated and extremely strong views about white supremacy.  From bizarre claims that ...

Greece / 25-09-2015

Greek minister resigns over antisemitic tweets just hours after being appointed

Greek minister resigns over antisemitic tweets just hours after being appointed

A Greek minister, Dimitris Kammenos, has been forced to resign hours after being appointed. The announcement that the Independent Greeks party member would join the government sparked an outcry over antisemitic tweets ...

16-09-2015

Anti-Zionism is Antisemitism: BDS(M) hurts itself again in l’affaire Matisyahu

by Gabriel Noah Brahm, Jr. Last month’s pathetic “Matisyahu affair” conclusively demonstrated the obvious. BDS - or what some call, with a mischievous wink, and not inappropriately, “BDSM”: the sadistic Boycotts, Divestments, and Sanctions Movement ...

11-09-2015

Antisemitism: A pillar of Islamic extremist ideology

Antisemitism: A pillar of Islamic extremist ideology

Read the full comprehensive report, Antisemitism: A Pillar of Islamic Extremist Ideology (PDF).  In a video message in August 2015, Osama bin Laden’s son, Hamza bin Laden, utilized a range of antisemitic and anti-Israel narratives in ...

Canada / 05-09-2015

University of Toronto says “No” to BDS

University of Toronto says “No” to BDS

On August 4, 2015, by a vote of 10 to 8 with 11 abstentions, in a move consistent with its obligation to fight anti-Semitism, as well as discrimination based on citizenship, nationality ...

Israel / 03-09-2015

SodaStream chief accuses boycotters of antisemitism

SodaStream chief accuses boycotters of antisemitism

The chief executive of SodaStream, the beverage maker that is shuttering its West Bank factory in the face of international boycott calls, accused his company's critics Wednesday of antisemitism and hurting the interests ...

27-08-2015

Antisemitism has no place on the left. It is time to confront it

Antisemitism has no place on the left. It is time to confront it

By Owen Jones  If you stand on platform 17 of Berlin-Grunewald railway station, the horror of antisemitism never leaves you. I stood there with my friend, silently trying to fathom what befell his grandmother’s ...

27-08-2015

New and old European antisemitism: Lessons from the Matisyahu saga

The modern mainstreaming of Jew hatred reaches a new level in Spain.  By  Ari Lieberman  Europeans, at least the folks on the Western side of the continent, like to think of themselves as enlightened, freethinking ...

27-08-2015

Matisyahu, the Iran deal, and the college campus

by Kenneth L. Marcus  Do we need to have a definition of antisemitism?  Most people think they already know what it means. And sometimes the answer is obvious. Think, for example, about the vandals ...

United States / 27-08-2015

Antisemitism issue again confronts UC regents

By Thomas Elias Back in June, the president of the University of California promised on national radio that the UC Board of Regents would vote in its next meeting, in July, on whether ...

27-08-2015

Recent actions of BDS groups expose discriminatory, antisemitic underpinnings

Recent actions of BDS groups expose discriminatory, antisemitic underpinnings

by Steve Schnur and David Renzer  Last week, the world was exposed to some of the fundamental flaws of the “Boycott Israel” faction known as the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. Sadly, ...

Iran / 27-08-2015

Q-and-A: Küntzel on roots and development of the Iranian regime’s antisemitism

Q-and-A: Küntzel on roots and development of the Iranian regime’s antisemitism

by Karmel Melamed  Antisemitism in the Middle East expert and German political scientist, Dr. Matthias Küntzel. Dr. Matthias Küntzel is perhaps one of the world’s leading scholars and political scientists who has extensively researched and written about the origins ...

France / 16-08-2015

Op-Ed: France: The early diagnosis of the new antisemitism

Op-Ed: France: The early diagnosis of the new antisemitism

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  Antisemitism in Europe has increased to a level where many committed Jews ask themselves if they should emigrate. The same is true for a significant number of more assimilated Jews. ...

United States / 10-08-2015

What is the Nation of Islam?

What is the Nation of Islam?

The Nation of Islam (NOI), the oldest Black nationalist organization in the U.S., has maintained a consistent record of antisemitism and racism since its founding in the 1930s.  Under the guidance of Louis ...

France / 27-07-2015

The troubling question in the French Jewish community: Is it time to leave?

The troubling question in the French Jewish community: Is it time to leave?

Marie Brenner reports on an incendiary wave of antisemitism in France and speaks firsthand to one of the hostages from the siege on the Hyper Cacher kosher market.  By Marie Brenner   ‘How can anyone be allowed to ...

25-06-2015

Why antisemitism is part of European culture

By Manfred Gerstenfeld  Antisemitism is not only part of European history but also an ingredient of its culture. The lengthy antisemitic history of Europe is rife with defamation, discrimination, double standards, pogroms, expulsions ...

18-06-2015

Op-Ed: BDS is only a small part of the demonization of Israel

Op-Ed: BDS is only a small part of the demonization of Israel

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  University campuses are venues where hatred of Israel is promoted by largely identifiable groups of inciters. The hatred can manifest itself in a variety of ways. Biased teaching about ...

08-06-2015

Antisemitism is the motivation for the BDS campaign whose goal is to delegitimize Israel

Antisemitism is the motivation for the BDS campaign whose goal is to delegitimize Israel

By Amb. Freddy Eytan Israel is rightly alarmed at the escalating scale of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign. BDS constitutes a concrete threat to the future of Israel’s economic, academic, cultural, ...

07-06-2015

European-funded NGOs behind the Orange BDS campaign

The BDS campaign against the Orange mobile phone network in Israel (hereafter Partner Communications, the official name of the Israeli firm; Orange is the France-based company) is another example of NGO political warfare ...

United States / 02-06-2015

How college campuses are becoming home to antisemitic ‘hate fests’

By Abraham H. Miller  If you ask proponents of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement why they single out Israel, they will tell you that you have to start somewhere. But since ...

02-06-2015

BDS is a threat to Israel's very existence

BDS is a threat to Israel's very existence

Op-ed: ISIS? Iran? North Korea? The industry of lies spun by the BDS movement is convincing more and more people that Israel is the source of evil in the world. Make no ...

28-05-2015

Campus BDS: When does ‘anti-Israel’ become antisemitic?

By Dan Pine  Liana Kadisha, a senior at Stanford University, says some Jewish students on her campus feel they have to hide who they are. The 22-year-old knows of several who tuck their ...

Sweden / 25-05-2015

Antisemitism in Malmö reveals flaws in Swedish immigration system

Antisemitism in Malmö reveals flaws in Swedish immigration system

"A Jew, I cannot believe that you cannot be a Jew in Sweden!" says Siavosh Derakhti.    The 23-year-old Muslim is the child of Iranian parents, refugees of the Iran-Iraq war. He has become ...

United States / 19-05-2015

Antisemitism and Anti-Israelism on campus

Antisemitism and Anti-Israelism on campus

By Daniel S. Mariaschin  Daubing swastikas on walls has always been a deliberate way to convey hostility - a short-hand for inspiring hate, fear and intimidation.   A college fraternity at Stanford University was vandalized ...

17-05-2015

Who funds the BDS Movement against Israel?

Who funds the BDS Movement against Israel?

By Rachel Avraham  Many Palestinians have come to the realization that they can only destroy Israel via soft asymmetrical conflict rather than waging war or committing terrorist acts. Who is funding the BDS ...

14-05-2015

Former CIA Chief Petraeus: BDS Movement “Strategic Threat” to Israel

Former CIA Chief Petraeus: BDS Movement “Strategic Threat” to Israel

The international Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement represents a “strategic threat” to Israel, said former CIA chief David Petraeus Monday. Speaking to British writer Emma Sky about his experiences as commander of the American forces ...

United States / 03-05-2015

Antisemitism on campus: Old wine in new bottles

Antisemitism on campus: Old wine in new bottles

By Abraham H. Foxman  As someone who has been critical about the sometimes overheated reaction to what is taking place regarding Jews on campus, I also believe it is vital to monitor the situation closely ...

Iran / 22-04-2015

The classic Blood Libel against Jews goes mainstream in Iran

The classic Blood Libel against Jews goes mainstream in Iran

By Mehdi Khalaji A recent article on a high-profile political website shows how even the most primitive antisemitic slurs and conspiracy theories have found their way into all levels of Iranian discourse. On April 18, the ...

21-04-2015

David Cameron on Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism

David Cameron on Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism

When I met not long ago with David Cameron, the prime minister of Great Britain, I knew that he had repeatedly and publicly professed concern about the safety of his country’s Jewish ...

19-04-2015

Holocaust denial a growing trend in the Arab world

The Nazi genocide of Jews is largely ignored in the Muslim education system and media, while high-ranking officials use it against Israel, scholars tell Bar-Ilan University conference.   While the narrative of the Holocaust ...

17-04-2015

Major holocaust inversion in Europe

Major holocaust inversion in Europe

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  The widespread anti-Semitism in Europe is coming increasingly in the open. The more it develops, the more Israel is accused by hatemongers or by using double standards against it. For ...

16-04-2015

Holocaust Remembrance Day: 70 years after World War II, Jew-hatred is back in Europe

Holocaust Remembrance Day: 70 years after World War II, Jew-hatred is back in Europe

By Rabbi Abraham Cooper Seventy years after the end of World War II, the first and last documents authored and signed by Adolph Hitler continue to impact on events and the hearts and minds ...

14-04-2015

Antisemitism rears its ugly head in many forms

Antisemitism rears its ugly head in many forms

By Susan Michael  Exodus 17 tells how Amalekites, descendants of Esau's grandson, attacked the children of Israel in the desert of Sinai during their exodus from Egypt. This unprovoked attack was especially serious and ...

03-04-2015

Same old antisemitic song

By Prof. Amnon RubinsteinIt is not easy being an anti-Zionist academic. They are running low on slogans, as everything that was once edgy, controversial and headline-worthy is now outdated: "A people's ...

30-03-2015

Antisemitic blood libels fuel Middle East conflict

Antisemitic blood libels fuel Middle East conflict

By Miriam Elman  In a few days the world’s Christians and Jews will celebrate Easter and Passover. It’ll be a weekend of good food (and at my seder, plenty of good Israeli wine) - ...

27-03-2015

How to deal with antisemitism on campus

By Elise Cooper Antisemitism is gaining traction on many college campuses across America.  Instead of an atmosphere where ideas are exchanged and intellectual curiosity is encouraged, there is bigotry, discrimination, and offensive commentary against the ...

16-03-2015

Is It Time for the Jews to Leave Europe?

Is It Time for the Jews to Leave Europe?

By Jeffrey GoldbergFor half a century, memories of the Holocaust limited antisemitism on the Continent. That period has ended—the recent fatal attacks in Paris and Copenhagen are merely the latest examples of rising violence ...

Australia / 16-03-2015

Blurred lines: When BDS becomes blatant antisemitism

By Sharyn Mittelman  Advocates of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel (BDS) often argue that their campaign is not antisemitic, despite the fact that openly antisemitic statements come up frequently among activists and forums ...

Britain / 08-03-2015

Antisemitism in the UK: Is It Growing?

Antisemitism in the UK: Is It Growing?

The Report   Antisemitism in the UK: Simon Cox investigates the changing face of prejudice against Jewish people after recent lethal attacks in Paris, Copenhagen and Brussels. With the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, calling ...

23-02-2015

In 2015, Antisemitism should no longer be a reality in Europe

In 2015, Antisemitism should no longer be a reality in Europe

Izza Leghtas When I was a child, my mother used to tell me how when he was only 11 years old, my grandfather left his hometown of Danzig (now Gdansk, in Poland), and ...

United States / 19-02-2015

Antisemitism now ‘fashionable’ in the US, warn experts

By Cathryn J. Prince  Not a week seems to go by without an antisemitic attack in the United States – either verbal or violent – against Jews  “Unfortunately antisemitism has become fashionable again,” Rabbi Joseph Potasnik, executive ...

19-02-2015

Antisemitism in the 21st Century

By Julie Nathan   The murder in Denmark of a Jewish man outside a synagogue is just the latest in a long series of acts of violence and murder directed at Jews in Europe over ...

18-02-2015

Opinion: Challenge antisemitism

Opinion: Challenge antisemitism

Attacks on a synagogue in Copenhagen and a kosher shop in Paris, the desecration of Jewish cemeteries - DW's Alexander Kudascheff urges Europe to combat antisemitism without fail and at all times.  Islamist terrorism has ...

Italy / 08-02-2015

Who’s behind Italy’s rising antisemitism?

Who’s behind Italy’s rising antisemitism?

By Yair Rosenberg  Long before Israel went to war in Gaza and the antisemitic outbursts which followed in the streets of Europe, Italy’s Jews were already telling researchers that they found themselves increasingly under attack. A new study from ...

United States / 06-02-2015

Campus incitement proves anti-Zionism still equals Antisemitism

Campus incitement proves anti-Zionism still equals Antisemitism

By Jonathan S. Tobin   Supporters of the effort to isolate Israel have tried to argue that their BDS, boycott, divest, and sanction, campaign is aimed only at the State of Israel and not Jews. ...

Sweden / 04-02-2015

Op-Ed: Decades of Anti-Israel hate by Swedish social democrats

Op-Ed: Decades of Anti-Israel hate by Swedish social democrats

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  Last month, Swedish foreign minister Margot Wahlstrom postponed her visit to Israel after foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman and other Israeli top officials refused to meet with her.[1]The Israeli refusal was a reaction ...

Britain / 01-02-2015

Sorry, you called me what?

By David Aaronovitch  This happened to me yesterday. A young person interested in journalism asked me for advice about becoming a columnist. We sat down to talk things through. How did one pitch ...

Belgium / 26-01-2015

בדיקה של עידו

בדיקה של עידו

בריסל - אלמונים חיללו "מרצפות זיכרון השואה'' שהונחו במדרכה מחוץ לבית לשעבר של משפחה יהודית שחבריה גורשו ונרצחו על ידי הנאצים באושוויץ.  האבנים הנושאים את שמותיהם של בני משפחת Kichka  כוסו במלט ...

Sweden / 26-01-2015

Swedish reporter dons kippa and encounters antisemitic abuse

Swedish reporter dons kippa and encounters antisemitic abuse

A Swedish reporter decided to undergo a social experiment–seeing what would happen if he wore a Jewish yarmulke and Star of David necklace and strolled around the streets of Malmo, Sweden.  Peter Lindgren said ...

12-01-2015

What type of Zionism is acceptable?

What type of Zionism is acceptable?

by Alexander H. Joffe and Asaf Romirowsky  A group of American-Jewish leftists is imitating the BDS movement in an attempt to put a right-wing Israeli position beyond the pale. It’s inexcusable—and dangerous to ...

11-01-2015

Op-Ed: Jew hatred, Israel hatred: The chicken or the egg?

Op-Ed: Jew hatred, Israel hatred: The chicken or the egg?

By  Mark Langfan The famous conundrum “What came first? The chicken, or the egg?” has an analog in today’s world of anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism.  What comes first? Anti-Zionism, or antisemitism?  My answer is they ...

04-01-2015

Antisemitism is inherently genocidal, says expert

Antisemitism is inherently genocidal, says expert

Jew-hatred is by its very nature a violent phenomenon, a leading antisemitism researcher told The Jerusalem Post during an interview on Tuesday.    While forms of discrimination such as sexism and racism are ...

04-01-2015

Right wing in Europe could bring 'turmoil'

Right wing in Europe could bring 'turmoil'

By Holly Ellyatt | @HollyEllyatt  European leaders have joined forces to warn of the rise of right-wing political movements on the continent, amid fears of "unrest and political turmoil" in the region if their ...

France / 30-12-2014

Summer in Paris

Summer in Paris

As the sound of “Death to the Jews!” filled the streets this summer, much of the French elite averted its gaze or blamed the Jews for their own misfortune. Do Jews still ...

29-12-2014

Unmasking BDS: Radical Roots, Extremist Ends

By Dan Diker  Introduction  In the summer of 2014, Hamas fired more than four thousand rockets, and assaulted Israel using a vast underground network of attack tunnels that reached well into Israeli territory. The ...

France / 24-12-2014

France’s antisemitic nightmare

France’s antisemitic nightmare

By Stephen Brown  The Land of Enlightenment is fast becoming the land of darkness for France’s Jewish citizens.   And many in the French Jewish community have been aware of this sad situation for some time, a realization ...

Italy / 14-12-2014

Extreme right's antisemitism joins extreme left antisemitism, also in Italy

Extreme right's antisemitism joins extreme left antisemitism, also in Italy

By Davide Romano  Is Israel and its population racist? When reading the statements of the radical left organizations in Puglia Province, a naive reader may actually believe so. In order to protest and ...

Venezuela / 05-12-2014

Is antisemitism big in Venezuela?

Is antisemitism big in Venezuela?

Letter From Venezuela  By Michael Kaminer  At first, I tried convincing myself that the episodes were coincidences.  Days after arriving for a month-long stay in Caracas, Venezuela, I spotted a stylish young woman in ...

03-12-2014

Europe’s alarming new antisemitism

Europe’s alarming new antisemitism

By Jonathan Sacks  This year, Europe’s Jews enter Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year, with a degree of apprehension I have not known in my lifetime. Antisemitism has returned to ...

01-12-2014

Op-Ed: Cities against Israel

Op-Ed: Cities against Israel

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  Proposing anti Israel actions is a pr move that draws the attention away from the massive criminality of the Palestinians. The city council of Leicester, UK, has decided to boycott all ...

Hungary / 04-11-2014

When Hungarian neo-Nazis threatened my life

When Hungarian neo-Nazis threatened my life

By Matan Asher  Two weeks ago, on the 70th anniversary of the massacre of Hungarian Jews on the Danube, I published an article in this forum about the Hungarian Nazis who murdered Jews during the ...

France / 12-10-2014

Bernard Henri Levy: The three components of the "New Antisemitism", "A Moral Atomic Bomb"

Bernard Henri Levy: The three components of the

Article by Bernard Henri Levy on the three components of contemporary antisemitism.   There is here a triangle thread of a terrible time bomb. There are three components, currently still separated, of a moral atomic ...

France / 22-10-2014

Dieudonné and Alain Soral announce formation of new political party

Dieudonné and Alain Soral announce formation of new political party

French comedian and political activist Dieudonné M’bala M’bala together with former National Front politician Alain Soral – both widely known for their antisemitics beliefs – have announced that they will form a ...

Netherlands / 30-10-2014

Op-Ed: The Netherlands: The Fallen Mask of Moderate Muslims

Op-Ed: The Netherlands: The Fallen Mask of Moderate Muslims

By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld   People who were considered moderates are now fearlessly and publicly joining anti-Jewish extremists.   The Netherlands is an effective looking glass to bring out many poorly publicized attitudes of parts of the European ...

01-10-2014

Tutu's war on Israel, Jews

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 ...

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 ...

Germany / 18-09-2014

What’s behind Germany’s new antisemitism

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

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 ...

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, ...

The Palestinian authority / 19-08-2014

PMW special report exposes PA Holocaust desecration during Gaza war

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 ...

12-08-2014

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

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 ...

Australia / 12-08-2014

Political wins for Australian Jews as antisemitism goes viral

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 ...

10-08-2014

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

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 ...

10-08-2014

How Gaza has unleashed new Nazism on Europe’s Jews

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 ...

08-08-2014

Turkish leader doubles down on blaming Israel for antisemitism

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 ...

03-08-2014

The antisemitic face of Hamas

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 ...

04-08-2014

Antisemitism: poison to any democratic society

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 ...

01-08-2014

The ugly tide washing across Europe

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

Newsweek devotes cover story to probe antisemitism in Europe

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 ...

31-07-2014

Antisemitism comes back to haunt Europe

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 ...

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 ...

Germany / 21-07-2014

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

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 ...

27-07-2014

Antisemitism on the march: Europe braces for violence

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

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 ...

17-06-2014

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

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 ...

20-06-2014

A new antisemitism rising in France

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 ...

United States / 11-06-2014

Does antisemitism threaten American Jews?

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

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 ...