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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 ...