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Netherlands / 09-02-2016

Antisemitism a ‘recurrent problem’ in Dutch schools, gov’t report says

Antisemitism a ‘recurrent problem’ in Dutch schools, gov’t report says

Antisemitism is a persistent problem in some Dutch schools and especially among Muslim pupils, according to a new government-commissioned report on discrimination in education.    The findings appeared in a 55-page report titled “Two Worlds, Two ...

07-02-2016

Special Report: Untangling the antisemitic web of hate

Special Report: Untangling the antisemitic web of hate

The internet is paradise for antisemites. They have taken their message of hate and made it glossy, watchable, and accessible to the YouTube generation.  “White Pride” extremist hate sites once had very little web ...

Germany / 05-02-2016

Antisemitic crimes in the fourth quarter of 2015

"DIE LINKE" party submitted a query on "anti-Semitic crimes in the fourth quarter of 2015" (query 18/7357).   MPs want to know, among other things, what was the number of anti-Semitic incidents between early ...

Australia / 04-02-2016

Australia and global antisemitism in 2015

By Jeremy Jones    On a sunny summer day in 2002, in a picturesque European capital, delegates to a conference on Holocaust-related issues decided to go for a walk and see some tourist attractions, but ...

France / 31-01-2016

Poll: Most Frenchmen believe Jews responsible for rise in antisemitism

Poll: Most Frenchmen believe Jews responsible for rise in antisemitism

The French Judaism Fund asked IPSOS to conduct a large survey on "living together", which was carried out over 18 months, starting July 2014. The JDD publishes the main results of the ...

Britain / 30-01-2016

Research finds one in four Brits have witnessed a hate crime

One-in-four Britons have witnessed at least one hate crime or incident based on race or ethnicity in the past year, according to research released by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust to mark HMD. ...

28-01-2016

Adolf Hitler is alive and well and living online, Israeli students have said

Adolf Hitler is alive and well and living online, Israeli students have said

A vast exhibit of posts, pictures and plaudits have been compiled and revealed by Israeli Students Combating Antisemitism (ISCA), with campaigners seeking to highlight “a little known issue”.   The work analyses social media platforms, websites, ...

28-01-2016

Measuring the Hate - The state of antisemitism in social media

Measuring the Hate - The state of antisemitism in social media

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27th) the Online Hate Prevention Institute has released a groundbreaking report “Measuring the Hate: The State of Antisemitism on Social Media”. The report tracks over 2000 items of antisemitism reported to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. The ...

27-01-2016

Study: 114 % increase in antisemitic discourse on the Internet

Study: 114 % increase in antisemitic discourse on the Internet

"Hitler was right", "back to the gas chambers" and "burn the Jews" - these are just some of the antisemitic common expressions these days online. According to a report by the research ...

France / 26-01-2016

Summary of racist, antisemitic and anti-Muslim events for the year 2015

Summary of racist, antisemitic and anti-Muslim events for the year 2015

The total number of racist, anti-Muslim and antisemites actions and threats exceeds 22% in 2015 compared to 2014, with 2,032 actions and threats against 1,662 people in 2014. In all categories, the ...

Ukraine / 22-01-2016

Information report and analysis of the monitoring results of "Two Years For War: Xenophobia in Ukraine in 2015"

Information report and analysis of the monitoring results of

When preparing the report, which is the result of monitoring 2015, as in previous years, the decision was made to concentrate on crimes with hate background (physical assault, arsons and vandalism) as the ...

United States / 19-01-2016

NYC saw 2015, 2.5% increase in antisemitic incidents

New York City saw a two and half percent increase in antisemitic attacks in 2015. NYPD’s top cop Police Commissioner William Bratton said.   “We had 125 antisemitic incidents in 2015, vs 122 from 2014. ...

France / 17-01-2016

Odoxa poll: it seems that the anti-semitism in France is growing

Odoxa poll: it seems that the anti-semitism in France is growing

The survey was conducted by Odoxa for iTV and Paris Match, through a sampling of French people  on-line, on January 14th and 15th.  The sample included 1,011 people representing the french population aged 18 and above. ...

France / 15-01-2016

New study details French Jewish community ‘living with a strong feeling of insecurity’

New study details French Jewish community ‘living with a strong feeling of insecurity’

By Liam Hoare   A new book called L’an prochain à Jérusalem? (“Next Year In Jerusalem?”) by the pollster Jérôme Fourquet and geographer Sylvain Manternach, argues that French Jewry is moving increasingly to the right at a time when the community is ...

France / 08-01-2016

Breaking the Cycle of Violence Countering Antisemitism and Extremism in France

Breaking the Cycle of Violence Countering Antisemitism and Extremism in France

To mark the one-year anniversary of the tragic attacks on Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket in Paris, Human Rights First has released a major new report detailing the rise of antisemitism and extremism in ...

05-01-2016

Analysis: European antisemitism likely to grow in 2016

Analysis: European antisemitism likely to grow in 2016

By Sam Sokol  Challenge for governments will be to better understand patterns of antisemitic violence and to encourage citizens to report incidents.  There are very few sure bets in life and even fewer ...

Germany / 05-01-2016

A decrease in the number of antisemitic events in 2015

Decreased numbers of antisemitic offenses during 2015. From January to early December, police recorded 134 offenses. Internal affairs committee of the Senate released the figures in response to a query submitted by ...

03-01-2016

Antisemitism in 2015: Old worries, new worries

Antisemitism in 2015: Old worries, new worries

By Sam Sokol  Overall, antisemitic violence in Europe and around the world seems to be increasing.  ‘People understand there is no future for Jews in Europe.”  That phrase, uttered by Belgian Chief Rabbi Avraham ...

Germany / 30-12-2015

"Positions of the Extreme right in Germany 2014" Study

"Mitte-Studie" study on positions  of the extreme right in Germany has been published.  Since 2002, a group of researchers from Leipzig , together with Professor Elmar Brähler and Dr. Oliver Decker, is ...

29-12-2015

Wiesenthal Center top 10 list: Worst global antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents of 2014

Wiesenthal Center top 10 list: Worst global antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents of 2014

2015 was year of raging antisemitism and extreme anti-Israelism that threatened the Jewish people and democratic values all over the world.  As a key supporter of the Simon Wiesenthal Center we are sharing with you, in ...

Britain / 23-12-2015

Met Police figures show 61 percent increase in antisemitic crime

Met Police figures show 61 percent increase in antisemitic crime

Crime FiguresCrime Figures HomeCrime MappingStatisticsText-onlyCrime PreventionSafer Neighbourhoods There has been a 61 percent increase in antisemitic crime in the past 12 months according to the latest statistics released by the Met Police.  A total of ...

Britain / 22-12-2015

Poll: Jews in Britain are viewed favorably

Poll: Jews in Britain are viewed favorably

In light of last year’s dramatic spike in antisemitic incidents in Britain - the highest since 1984 when antisemitism watchdog CST began keeping records - British Jews could be forgiven for feeling anxious. A new ...

Netherlands / 08-12-2015

Fourth report on Racism, antisemitism and extreme right violence in the Netherlands

Fourth report on Racism, antisemitism and extreme right violence in the Netherlands

Download the report (pdf) (3618KB)People in the Netherlands reported 4,092 cases of racism, extremism and antisemitism to the police in all of 2014, an overall decrease of over four percent. Though total incidents ...

Czech / 29-11-2015

Annual Reports about extremism and the perception of the struggle against extremism

Reports about extremism. The effective implementation of the concept of the struggle against extremism. Conception of the fight against extremism.  Report about extremism in the territory of the Czech Republic in 2014 (pdf, 2.4 ...

Austria / 29-11-2015

A recent report of ECRI expresses criticism over the legal situation in Austria

A recent report of ECRI expresses criticism over the legal situation in Austria

In the last report of ÖECRIsterreich, the European Commission along with the ZARA organization expresses a sober opinion against Racism and Intolerance of the Council of Europe (ECRI): Despite some measures and focused ...

United States / 20-11-2015

Anti-Israel activity on campus, 2014-2015: Trends and Projections

Anti-Israel activity on campus, 2014-2015: Trends and Projections

A report by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) watchdog group has found a significant rise in anti-Israel activity on US college campuses over the past academic year.  The report found that so far in the ...

United States / 18-11-2015

A staggering 70% of Jewish students experienced antisemitism at UC

A staggering 70% of Jewish students experienced antisemitism at UC

AMCHA presents results of Jewish student survey to UC regents working group during public forum  As part of the public forum held by the UC Regents Working Group on Intolerance, on Monday of ...

Ukraine / 08-11-2015

Xenophobia in Ukraine - January-June 2015

Table of Contents  Statistics of reports of assault victims on background of ethnic and nationalistic hatred, in Ukraine 2006-2015.   Violence  with hate background - chronicle.   Statistics of reports of vandalism on background of ethnic and ...

08-11-2015

Antisemitism in the former Soviet Union, January - June 2015

The Post-Soviet area continues to remain "an island of peace" in its antisemitism level compared to Western European countries. In France alone, from January to May 2015, 508 antisemitic assault incidents were recorded. There ...

Britain / 03-11-2015

Jews had higher fall in employment than other faith groups since 2008

Jews had higher fall in employment than other faith groups since 2008

Jews experienced a higher fall in employment rates than any other religious group since the economic crash of 2008, a study has shown, but despite this they still have “significantly” higher pay.   In a new ...