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Iran / 28-04-2014

Rotten roots: the revolution regime and antisemitism in Iran

Rotten roots:  the revolution regime and antisemitism in Iran

By Elad Ben David  Do not let the "moderate" Iranian regime fool you: the bitter hatred toward Israel has not been invented by Ahmadinejad , and its roots are planted in the writings ...

27-04-2014

The rise of the extreme right in Hungary indicates the rising antisemitism on the continent

The rise of the extreme right in Hungary indicates the rising antisemitism on the continent

By Haim Isrovits    The meteoric rise of the extreme right party "Jobbik" marks the spreading racism in Europe. EP elections to be held next month in 28 Member States, may further strengthen this trend Spring 1944 ...

29-04-2014

Kansas hate crime didn’t emerge from a vacuum

Kansas hate crime didn’t emerge from a vacuum

By Ben Cohen   When you look at the image of Frazier Glenn Cross, AKA Glenn Miller, the shooter who cold-bloodedly murdered three Christians in a bloody eve-of-Passover spree at two Jewish community buildings in ...

27-04-2014

The irrationality of Jew hatred

The irrationality of Jew hatred

By Michael Brown Antisemitism, which is defined as “hostility toward or discrimination against Jews as a religious, ethnic, or racial group,” is not only the world’s longest hatred. It is also the most irrational.  The ...

22-04-2014

The BDS smokescreen

The BDS smokescreen

By Robert Fulford  The people who defame Israel and wish to undermine its status in the world are not antisemites — or so they will tell you, every chance they get. Their denial ...

10-04-2014

Hating Jews

Hating Jews

When left and right extremes arrive at same place.  By Roger Kaplan   Like many veterans of the Great War’s western front, Jacques Doriot was disgusted with the political leadership that had condoned, as ...

Australia / 02-04-2014

Op-Ed: Antisemitism and anti-Israelism in Australia

Op-Ed: Antisemitism and anti-Israelism in Australia

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Jeremy Jones, director of Jewish Affairs Council.  “The best estimate of the number of Jews living in Australia is about 120,000. There are many others with one or more Jewish ...

Hungary / 02-04-2014

Antisemitism in the shadow of the Hungarian elections

Hungary has held the first elections since the change of their constitution, which reduced the number of parliament members and strengthened Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who is expected to win the elections. ...

23-03-2014

The roots of Iranian antisemitism and its current consequences

The roots of Iranian antisemitism and its current consequences

Lecture, delivered on behalf of ISGAP at the Harvard Faculty Club in Cambrigde, MA. By Matthias Küntzel The topic of my talk “Iranian antisemitism” is controversial in two respects. Some will say that this is ...

18-03-2014

Are all boycotters of Israel antisemitic?

Are all boycotters of Israel antisemitic?

By Michael Curtis  It is regrettable but now necessary to ask two questions.  The first: are all those individuals, whatever their religious origin, political beliefs, sexual orientation, ethnicity, or nationality, who are in ...

15-03-2014

Missing Malaysia Airlines MH370: The Jews are to Blame, Surely?

Missing Malaysia Airlines MH370: The Jews are to Blame, Surely?

By Julian Kossoff A prominent Iranian lawmaker has blamed the US for the disappearance of Malaysian flight MH370, claiming Washington wants to cause "psychological warfare" between Iran and China.  This pernicious nonsense is surely ...

15-03-2014

Europe's alarming push to isolate Israel

Europe's alarming push to isolate Israel

By Alan Dershowitz  When President Barack Obama warned of "international fallout" if Israel fails to embrace the latest U.S. Middle East peace proposal, Newsmax asked noted author and Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz ...

Ukraine / 09-03-2014

“Democratization” and Antisemitism in Ukraine: When Neo-Nazi symbols become “The New Normal”

“Democratization” and Antisemitism in Ukraine: When Neo-Nazi symbols become “The New Normal”

By Julie Lévesque Dmitry Yarosh (center), leader of the Maidan Brown Shirts, on an international wanted list and charged with inciting terrorism.  Under the new government, Yarosh is leader of the Neo-Nazi Right Sector delegation to the ...

27-02-2014

Youth unemployment and the rise of Neo-Nazism in Europe

Youth unemployment and the rise of Neo-Nazism in Europe

By Catherine Lefèvre Is there a direct link between youth unemployment and the rise of the far-right in Europe? In recent years, there has been a notable increase in the number of neo-Nazi demonstrations ...

13-02-2014

Ten reasons why BDS is immoral and hinders peace

The Israel boycott movement threatens the peace process by promoting extortion rather than negotiation, and discourages Palestinians from agreeing to any reasonable peace offer. By Alan M. Dershowitz  As a strong supporter of the two ...

13-02-2014

Contemporary antisemitism in the world of NGOs

Contemporary antisemitism in the world of NGOs

By Prof. Gerald Steinberg  The network of non-governmental organizations that claim to promote human rights and humanitarian agendas, and are centrally involved in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, often use antisemitic themes and images in their campaigns. ...

Ukraine / 12-02-2014

Antisemitism and the Ukrainian political crisis

Antisemitism and the Ukrainian political crisis

By Vyacheslav Likhachev  At the end of January, the political crisis caused by a standoff of the government, basing its power on violence and a mechanism suited to repressions, against the active part ...

12-02-2014

Global antisemitism and the erosion of shame

Global antisemitism and the erosion of shame

By Abraham H. Foxman  Some of my worst fears about a resurgence of antisemitism around the world seem to be coming true. I have been talking for some time about the unique dynamic ...

10-02-2014

The real goal of BDS: Delegitimizing Israel

The real goal of BDS: Delegitimizing Israel

The word 'delegitimization' is sanctimoniously omitted from the initials of BDS, but it is undeniably the foundation and the ultimate aim of this campaign. By Moshe Arens                              “Sticks and stones may break my bones but ...

10-02-2014

Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity (2013)

Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity (2013)

Edited by Charles Asher Small  Director of the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP)  Koret Distinguished Scholar at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University  These volumes present a selection of the papers presented at ...

09-02-2014

The boycott industry: Background information and analysis on BDS campaigns

The boycott industry: Background information and analysis on BDS campaigns

The BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanctions) campaign against Israel began with the NGO Forum at the 2001 UN Durban Conference. At that forum, hundreds of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) adopted a strategy of using boycotts and other ...

Israel / 08-02-2014

Opinion: How to fight the war to delegitimize Israel

Opinion: How to fight the war to delegitimize Israel

By Erez Weiner A new war has broken out in the Middle East.   But this war is not making headlines across the world. Instead, it is slowly expanding beyond the borders of the ...

05-02-2014

The oldest prejudice in modern garb

The oldest prejudice in modern garb

Dear Reader,  I am delighted to make available to you three articles on contemporary antisemitism from Fathom Journal.  Defining Antisemitism Down by the sociologist David Hirsh of Goldsmiths College, University of London, argues that when ...

Ukraine / 02-02-2014

Antisemitism as a weapon of political technology

Antisemitism as a weapon of political technology

By Vyacheslav Likhachev  Euro-Asian Jewish Congress, analytics  Translated by Uilleam Blacker  The Ukrainian political confrontation caused by the refusal of the government to take steps towards integration with the EU, and then the unprecedentedly cruel ...

30-01-2014

Antisemitism on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Antisemitism on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Hatred of the Jews surges again  By Suzanne Fields  When the White House scribblers were putting the finishing touches on the State of the Union message, President Obama took a moment to commemorate memory. ...

28-01-2014

Antisemitism is an international threat once again

 Antisemitism is an international threat once again

By Brendan Simms Nicolas Anelka’s controversial goal salute should alert us that prejudice against Jews is spreading worldwide  What do a major Palestinian political organisation, a French comedian of partly African descent, large sections ...

26-01-2014

It is essential for Muslims to remember the Nazi's atrocities and to commemorate the innocent losses

It is essential for Muslims to remember the Nazi's atrocities and to commemorate the innocent losses

By Adnan Oktar   It is now a universally acknowledged fact that the Twentieth Century represents one of the darkest and bloodiest centuries in the history of humanity. The idea of Social Darwinism, the basics of ...

France / 19-01-2014

Lessons from the Dieudonné affair

Lessons from the Dieudonné affair

By Samuel Triganau  What are the lessons to be learned from the Dieudonné affair?  First and foremost, the realization that in France there exists deeply-rooted and widespread popular antisemitism. It is important to note in this ...

France / 21-01-2014

Were Dieudonné's remarks inspired by "Mein Kampf"?

Were Dieudonné's remarks inspired by

Were Dieudonné's remarks inspired by "Mein Kampf"?   By Samuel Binyamin   The row surrounding the nature of the remarks made by Dieudonné have once again shed light on the difficulty involved in identifying and defining ...

Turkey / 26-01-2014

Turkish sentiments regarding the Shoah

Turkish sentiments regarding the Shoah

By Sinem Tezyapar   When people of reason and conscience look back on the subject of Shoah (otherwise known as the Holocaust) today, it is common to hear questions like: "How could a nation of ...

23-01-2014

Antisemitic salute not all in fun [Commentary]

Antisemitic salute not all in fun [Commentary]

A French comedian's bigoted routine finds followers among the selfie generationBy Abe Novick   First it was the Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party that gave us a Bizarro swastika with its derivative logo. Now comes ...

Canada / 19-01-2014

"Let's burn the Jew" is not antisemitic?

By Christine Williams The judge's ruling that it was not antisemitic for the fifteen-year-old to declare, "Let's burn the Jew" as he set fire to his classmate's hair is a disturbing case that reveals ...

17-01-2014

The cowardly new antisemitism

The cowardly new antisemitism

By Victor Davis Hanson  An obscure academic organization called the American Studies Association not long ago voted to endorse a resolution calling for a boycott of Israeli universities. The self-appointed moralists were purportedly outraged ...

Ukraine / 16-01-2014

Op-Ed: Ukraine protest movement must shun antisemitic elements

Op-Ed: Ukraine protest movement must shun antisemitic elements

By Oleksandr Feldman   From the moment of its spontaneous combustion on Nov. 21 and for weeks thereafter, the mass protest encampment in the center of Kiev set up to oppose the Ukrainian government’s decision ...

16-01-2014

Former Chief Rabbi Sacks tells CNN resurgent antisemitism main worry

Former Chief Rabbi Sacks tells CNN resurgent antisemitism main worry

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks told CNN anchorwoman Christiane Amanpour  that resurgent anti-Semitism is his prevailing worry for world Jewry.  In a transcript of the interview uploaded to the internet at the weekend,  the former Commonwealth Chief Rabbi and ...

14-01-2014

Horror show from Dieudonne. A must watch for FA, West Brom etc.

Horror show from Dieudonne. A must watch for FA, West Brom etc.

By Mark Gardner  As we wait for the Football Association to take action (or not) against Nicolas Anelka, let us get to the core of the antisemitic horror show that is Anelka’s chum, Dieudonne. This ...

13-01-2014

Europe's New Crowd-Pleasing Jew-Hate

Europe's New Crowd-Pleasing Jew-Hate

By Guy Millière  Dieudonné, in a video posted on YouTube, and widely seen before being removed, expressed a longing to bring back the gas chambers in which the Nazis gassed the Jews. Everything he ...

France / 09-01-2014

Antisemitism row shines light on fractured French society

Antisemitism row shines light on fractured French society

A gesture of support for a friend, a gesture that is "antisystem," says French footballer Nicolas Anelka, who chose to celebrate his goal-scoring performance in an English Premier League game last weekend ...

France / 07-01-2014

Look behind you, Europe: The quenelle's odor is unmistakable

Look behind you, Europe: The quenelle's odor is unmistakable

By Avirama Golan  Slowly but surely, Israelis are becoming aware of one of the most disturbing stories taking place in France these days: A new wave of antisemitism that is spreading among the ...

06-01-2014

Dieudonné: Antisemitism that makes people laugh

Dieudonné: Antisemitism that makes people laugh

By Giulio Meotti  The problem of Dieudonné is that his antisemitism has people laughing. Jews should take it seriously. When Dieudonné presented his "anti-Zionist" political list at the French elections four years ago, he ...

06-01-2014

Antisemitism links boycott of Israel to quenelle

Antisemitism links boycott of Israel to quenelle

By Ben Cohen   About five years ago, I participated in a head, to, head debate about contemporary antisemitism that was published in the Congressional Quarterly. Facing off against a particularly tiresome Jewish anti-Zionist, I tried ...

19-12-2013

Is singling out Israel for boycotts antisemitic?

 Is singling out Israel for boycotts antisemitic?

By Alan M. Dershowitz Let the world judge Israel by a single standard and let the world judge those who condemn Israel by that same standard. Boycotting Israel  A paradigmatic ...

19-12-2013

Israel boycott is antisemitic scapegoating

Israel boycott is antisemitic scapegoating

By Jeffrey Goldberg  In the matter of the American Studies Association's just-ratified boycott of Israeli academic institutions, one must be thankful that the organization’s president, Curtis Marez, is something of ...

18-12-2013

Antisemitism and the Jewish future in Europe

Antisemitism and the Jewish future in Europe

By Brian Klug of St Benet’s Hall, University of Oxford   Historically, the relationship of Jewry to Europe has been ambiguous. On the one hand, Europe has been the homeland for generations of ...

18-12-2013

Defining antisemitism In Europe

Defining antisemitism In Europe

By Andrew Baker  The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) decision to drop the longstanding “working definition of antisemitism” from its website has drawn considerable attention. Was this an honest ...

United States / 17-12-2013

The alarming rise of campus antisemitism

The alarming rise of campus antisemitism

By Joseph Klein  Antisemitism on U.S. college campuses is growing at an alarming rate. It has escalated to the point that Jewish students on campuses have been physically attacked or ...

United States / 16-12-2013

What happens when antisemitism is whitewashed

What happens when antisemitism is whitewashed

By Thomas D. Elias  Less than two years ago, Palestinian students and sympathizers on the University of California's flagship Berkeley campus dressed up in combat fatigues, "armed" themselves with genuine-looking ...

Greece / 15-12-2013

Greece's Hitler youth: Golden Dawn teaches its children Nazi hate and how to kill

Greece's Hitler youth: Golden Dawn teaches its children Nazi hate and how to kill

By Umberto Bacchi   A violent childhood of Nazi salutes, firearms and hate speech has been revealed by Greek detectives investigating the far-right Golden Dawn party.  Police raided the houses of Golden ...

15-12-2013

ADL sadly concludes that Roger Waters is an antisemite

ADL sadly concludes that Roger Waters is an antisemite

After musician’s comparison of Israeli policies with those of the Nazis, Abe Foxman, who had previously defended British rocker from critics, calls him ‘narrow-minded bigot’ Having previously defended Roger Waters ...

15-12-2013

The antisemitic stench of Pink Floyd

The antisemitic stench of Pink Floyd

We don't need no thought control   By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach    I’ve read some heavy-duty attacks on Israel and Jews in my time, but they pale beside the antisemitic diatribe ...

09-12-2013

Nirenstein: Classical antisemitism is no longer the primary threat

Nirenstein: Classical antisemitism is no longer the primary threat

“Antisemitism in the ancient form is no longer the [primary] issue” facing world Jewry, outgoing chairwoman of the International Council of Jewish Parliamentarians (ICJP) Fiamma Nirenstein told The Jerusalem Post ...

09-12-2013

Why anti-Zionism is inherently antisemitic

Why anti-Zionism is inherently antisemitic

By Eylon Aslan-Levy Anti-Zionism is an inherently antisemitic doctrine. In calling for the fall of the Jewish state, anti-Zionists are engaged in a racist endeavour. Jews should feel no hesitation ...

Germany / 25-11-2013

“Antisemitism still rages”

Which factors impact the views of the extreme right? These and other questions were discussed on Sunday during a symposium in PKC in Freudental. The Minister of the Interior also ...

02-12-2013

Antisemitism, a warning sign for Europe

Antisemitism, a warning sign for Europe

By David Harris  The European Union has had its share of daunting challenges.   From sluggish growth to punishing austerity, from high levels of unemployment to fears of brain drain, ...

Hungary / 29-11-2013

Hungary places spotlight on antisemitism

Hungary places spotlight on antisemitism

By Aharon Lapidot Hungary's citizens will be going to the polls this spring. Barring any surprises, the party of the incumbent prime minister, Viktor Orban, will win. The moderate center-right party ...

Ukraine / 21-11-2013

In Kiev they teach the skinheads the correct way to kill Jews with impunity

In Kiev they teach the skinheads the correct way to kill Jews with impunity

It turns out that the skinheads in Ukraine and even people who just intend to become skinheads can receive comprehensive ideological, physical and theoretical training in Kiev itself.  Under the ...

United States / 25-11-2013

Op-Ed: US legal tools to fight anti-Jewish discrimination

Op-Ed: US legal tools to fight anti-Jewish discrimination

Interview with Kenneth L. Marcus, Pres. of the Louis Brandeis Center for Human Rights under Law" "The key to the use of Title VI is that it prohibits discrimination in ...

24-11-2013

Is criticism of Israel antisemitic?

Is criticism of Israel antisemitic?

By Jonathan Boyd  It’s the debate that seems to rage continually in political discourse, the media, on online forums, university campuses and in Jewish communal circles. It has been going ...

22-11-2013

European antisemitism and the fear of Muslims

European antisemitism and the fear of Muslims

By Timon Dias When European history teachers omit the Holocaust from their curriculum, they do not do this because they hate their Jewish students more than their Muslim students. They omit ...

Bulgaria / 21-11-2013

Bulgarian Jews concerned by rise in racism, xenophobia

The Shalom Organisation of the Jews in Bulgaria has expressed concern at the strengthening of xenophobia, racism and extreme nationalism in Bulgarian society.  The statement by the Jewish organisation came ...

19-11-2013

The hate and hypocrisy of the BDS movement

The hate and hypocrisy of the BDS movement

By Joseph Puder   As the academic year at University of California Santa Cruz was about to end in June, 2013, pro-Palestinian students initiated a resolution that called on the university to ...

19-11-2013

Increased Jewish concern over antisemitism in Europe

Increased Jewish concern over antisemitism in Europe

By Joseph Puder  Last Saturday and Sunday, November 9 and 10, marked the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, also known as the Night of the Broken Glass. It took place throughout the ...

Hungary / 19-11-2013

Hungary’s far-right turn

Hungary’s far-right turn

What’s behind Budapest’s sudden and extreme political shift?  “Canada is an island of peace and tolerance,” says Akos Kertesz, thrilled to be here, even if 80 is not the best ...

15-11-2013

75 years after Kristallnacht, antisemitism still haunts

75 years after Kristallnacht, antisemitism still haunts

By Charles c. Haynes   Americans have long needed a wake-up call about pernicious antisemitism that still poisons our society – and last week we got one.   On the ...

15-11-2013

The new face of European antisemitism

The new face of European antisemitism

By Daniel Schwammenthal  The 'Elders of Zion' are out, but demonizing Israel is mainstream. This past weekend was the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the 1938 Nazi pogrom against German Jews, ...

Chile / 10-11-2013

Neo-Nazis from the Andes Mountains

Neo-Nazis from the Andes Mountains

Their movement is called "the Andean National Socialist Movement of Peru" and they seek to emulate the national socialism of Adolf Hitler. They have declared themselves to be the Fuhrer's ...

13-11-2013

Kristallnacht abuse as a political Instrument

Kristallnacht abuse as a political Instrument

By Manfred Gerstenfeld This year as has often occurred in the past, some Kristallnacht memorial meetings in Europe were abused as political instruments rather than to memorialize Jewish ...

12-11-2013

Op-Ed: The continuing Nazi influence on Arab attitudes

Op-Ed: The continuing Nazi influence on Arab attitudes

Interview with political scientist, Dr. Matthias Kuentzel: "Nazi influence upon the Middle East is nevertheless almost systematically overlooked by Middle East and Islam scholars." “Significant elements of Nazi Germany’s influence ...

Germany / 12-11-2013

The truth about antisemitism in Germany

The truth about antisemitism in Germany

By Stephanie Bilges  Two weeks ago German public television broadcast a film titled Antisemitism today – how hostile is Germany? 1.6 million people watched the 50-minute-documentary – not very many ...

11-11-2013

Understanding global antisemitism

Understanding global antisemitism

By Daniel Jonah Goldhagen  Global antisemites relentlessly focus their ire and efforts on deprecating, demonizing and delegitimizing Israel.   Global antisemitism is a new phenomenon. It is the third major ...

05-11-2013

Intellectuals and antisemitism: a millennial tradition

Intellectuals and antisemitism: a millennial tradition

Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Prof. Robert Wistrich Many consider Professor Robert Wistrich as the world’s leading historian of antisemitism. In several of his books, he refers to aspects of intellectual ...

04-11-2013

Internet – Fertile field promoting Jew-hatred and Jew-bashing…

By David Singer The Internet has become one of the major contributors to the growing spread of Jew-hatred and assaults on Jews world wide.  The senseless attack by a group ...

Ukraine / 03-11-2013

Antisemitism in the Ukraine and elsewhere in Europe

By Michael Curtis On the centenary of the infamous Beilis trial, an international conference on Antisemitism was held on October 15-16, 2013 in Kiev, Ukraine, the city where the trial took ...

United Nations / 03-11-2013

Antisemitism is at the root of the UN’s double-standards

Antisemitism is at the root of the UN’s double-standards

By Anne Bayefsky  This week Israel caved in to European and American pressure to further subject itself to egregious discrimination at the United Nations. The move was in response to ...

France / 01-11-2013

French Jewish leader: I dread far-right victory in 2017 elections

French Jewish leader: I dread far-right victory in 2017 elections

The head of France’s Jewish community said he feared that the country’s far-right Front National party may win the next presidential elections.  “It is 8 P.M. on May 14, 2017. ...

Australia / 01-11-2013

In a nation of tolerance, antisemitism still can erupt

In a nation of tolerance, antisemitism still can erupt

By Cameron Stewart AT 9.20 on Tuesday night Danny Lamm, president of Australia's peak Jewish body, received an email about the violent assault on a Jewish family at Bondi in Sydney's ...

Germany / 25-10-2013

Antisemitism today - To what extent is Germany hostile to the Jews?

Antisemitism today - To what extent is Germany hostile to the Jews?

“There are districts where Jews are forbidden to enter” says Rabbi Daniel Alter from Berlin when he talks about his city. He refers to Wedding and Neukölin, where the majority ...

France / 31-10-2013

France: Antisemitism now mainstream

France: Antisemitism now mainstream

"You show that it is possible to be of the Jewish faith without being completely disgusting." - Standup comedian Sebastian Thoen introducing Elie Semoun on Canal Plus TV. When a ...

Australia / 30-10-2013

Positive news from Australia on antisemitism

Positive news from Australia on antisemitism

On Sunday Australia's Race Discrimination Commissioner, Tim Soutphommasane, said the antisemitic attack in Sydney last Friday "appears to have developed from a verbal confrontation, and it is a reminder that racial vilification ...

Hungary / 29-10-2013

Blood-Libel antisemitism in Hungary, past and present

By Michael Curtis  Recent surveys have shown that antisemitism in Hungary has increased to such an extent that it is almost at the highest level of any European country. The ...

Sweden / 22-10-2013

Irish journalist dons kippa for a day in Sweden to assess local antisemitism

Irish journalist dons kippa for a day in Sweden to assess local antisemitism

'It didn't take long before I got the feeling that I was on display,' writes Patrick Reilly. An Irish journalist donned a kippa for a day in the southern Swedish ...

22-10-2013

The medieval antisemitic views of 150 million Europeans: an interview with Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld

The medieval antisemitic views of 150 million Europeans: an interview with Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld

Recently, a new book, Demonizing Israel and the Jews by Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, sent shock waves across Europe by revealing the frightening levels of antisemitism and vicious condemnation of Israel taking place in ...

20-10-2013

Op-Ed: The Vicious Antisemitism of French Trotskyites

An interview with Simon Epstein of Hebrew University: "They are trying to seduce - by any means - the Arab and Muslim sectors of French society...for an electoral and political ...

18-10-2013

How the web spreads antisemitism

How the web spreads antisemitism

By Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, Special to CNN  Editor's note: Daniel Jonah Goldhagen's book "The Devil That Never Dies: The Rise and Threat of Global Antisemitism," was just published by Little, Brown. A former ...

09-10-2013

Top 10 antisemitic legends and stereotypes

Top 10 antisemitic legends and stereotypes

Western civilization has long been a bastion of wild, outrageous antisemitism. Scorned as outsiders, labeled as criminals, Jews have suffered millennia of persecution, intolerance, and horrific violence. These tragedies beg ...

Poland / 08-10-2013

The writing on the wall: antisemitic graffiti in Poland’s major cities

The writing on the wall: antisemitic graffiti in Poland’s major cities

Police, prosecutors and judges are doing little to curb growth of xenophobic art form employing phrases such as 'Jews out.’ Building walls in Poland’s major cities are the place where ...

07-10-2013

New – CFCA website in German and Portuguese

New – CFCA website in German and Portuguese

New - The Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism website in German and Portuguese

Britain / 04-10-2013

Antisemitism doesn't always come doing a Hitler salute

Antisemitism doesn't always come doing a Hitler salute

Hatred of Jews is often more coded than explicit, but the Daily Mail's attack on Ralph Miliband pressed all the same old buttons By Jonathan Freedland When the Ukip politician ...

Greece / 25-09-2013

Greece launches inquiry into claims Golden Dawn trained by armed forces

Greece launches inquiry into claims Golden Dawn trained by armed forces

By Helena Smith  The Greek authorities have launched an inquiry into allegations that members of the country's armed forces have helped to train hit squads formed by the far-right Golden ...

Netherlands / 16-09-2013

Op-Ed: The Anti-Israel Lobby in the Netherlands

Op-Ed: The Anti-Israel Lobby in the Netherlands

Interview with Wim Kortenoeven, former member of Dutch Parliament: "For decades already, organizations in the Dutch anti-Israel and the anti-Jewish lobby have overlapping structures."  “A number of Dutch anti-Israel NGO’s ...

11-09-2013

The rise of global antisemitism: The devil that never dies

The rise of global antisemitism: The devil that never dies

James Rosen talks to Daniel Goldhagen about his new book which takes a new perspective on antisemitism in the world today with voluminous data.  In THE DEVIL THAT NEVER DIES, ...

10-09-2013

Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) against Israel an antisemitic, anti peace poison pill

Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) against Israel an antisemitic, anti peace poison pill

A new report issued by the Simon Wiesanthal Center has labelled the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement against Israel “a thinly-veiled, anti-Israel and antisemitic ‘poison pill,’ whose goal is ...

08-09-2013

Op-Ed: Antisemitism in social media includes Twitter

Interview with Andre Oboler of Online Hate Prevention:"Twitter does not have a mechanism for flagging problem content. It thus keeps no genuine check on Antisemitism".  “The rise of social media ...

Greece / 08-09-2013

'We are next': Greek Jews fear rise of far-right party

'We are next': Greek Jews fear rise of far-right party

No one has ever doubted Mois Yussuroum's patriotism. As part of the Greek resistance during World War II, he fought Benito Mussolini's fascist army and then the Nazis.  "The other ...

04-09-2013

Anti-Israelism is antisemitism: an Interview with Manfred Gerstenfeld

Anti-Israelism is antisemitism: an Interview with Manfred Gerstenfeld

By Jerry Gordon    Manfred Gerstenfeld, the former Chairman of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, is a noted author and commentator on European and World antisemitism. He recently published a book of ...

26-08-2013

Op-Ed: Antisemitism and Anti-Israelism in Latin America

Interview with Sergio Widder, SWC Director for Latin America: "The establishment of an Iranian-Hezbollah network in Latin America dates back to the mid 1980's."  Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld  “Approximately half a ...

Germany / 25-08-2013

Op-Ed: EU and Israel: German Anti-Israelism and antisemitism

The EU boycott should not have been a surprise. Interview with Susanne Urban, a German historian, who elucidates on the situation.  Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld   “Antisemitism was officially delegitimized in ...

Germany / 24-08-2013

Germany 'underestimated' neo-Nazi risk

Germany 'underestimated' neo-Nazi risk

Berlin - German authorities have "grossly underestimated" the threat of neo-Nazi groups, but security services are not racist, a parliament inquiry has found.   The study, which came out on Thursday ...

19-08-2013

The modern European antisemitism

Op-ed: Official EU boycott of Israeli settlements provides institutional backing to mob-like antisemitism  By Riccardo Dugulin  For the average European opposing the State of Israel has become the standard framework ...