Statistics & Trends

Search

 
 

Search result: 485 Articles

24-10-2014

Antisemitism summary overview of the situation in the European Union 2003-2013

The present update relates to manifestations of antisemitism as they are recorded by official and unofficial sources in the 28 European Union (EU) Member States. ‘Official data’ is understood here as that ...

United States / 19-10-2014

Reported number of LA County Hate Crimes drops to 24-year low

Hate crimes in Los Angeles County dropped to their lowest levels in 24 years, including notable decreases in crimes targeting Jewish and gay victims, officials said Wednesday.  KNX 1070’s Jon Baird reports the 2013 Hate ...

United States / 22-09-2014

Antisemitism in New York City Up 35%

Hate crimes against Jews in New York City have quickly risen over the summer. The New York Post reports antisemitic incidents rose 35 percent by Sept. 9 compared to 2013.  There have been 85 antisemitic incidents ...

18-09-2014

40% of European Jewry suppress jewish identity due to antisemitism

A report released by the European Jewish Association and the Rabbinical Center of Europe shows about 1.5 million Jews in Europe conceal their Jewishness from the public.    “About 40 percent of European Jews choose ...

Hungary / 14-09-2014

Antisemitic prejudice in contemporary Hungarian society

The Action and Protection Foundation’s aim is to monitor antisemitism and the conflicts that emerge in Hungarian-Jewish coexistence, as well as to deal with the problems and give legal protection to the ...

France / 12-09-2014

Antisemitic incidents nearly double in France

A French Jewish watchdog recorded a near doubling of antisemitic incidents in France for the first seven months of 2014 compared to the same period last year.   From Jan. 1 to July 31, ...

Greece / 11-09-2014

Study finds Greeks with soft spot for conspiracy theories are more likely to hold antisemitic views

Antisemitism in Greece is more common among people who are susceptible to the lure of conspiracy theories, a new survey has shown.    The study, which was carried out by a group of ...

Britain / 04-09-2014

Antisemitic incidents reach record level in July 2014

Antisemitic reactions to this summer’s conflict between Israel and Hamas resulted in record levels of antisemitic hate incidents in the UK, according to new figures released by CST today.  CST recorded 302 antisemitic ...

Switzerland / 25-08-2014

Increase in the number of antisemitic incidents in Switzerland

There has been dramatic increase in the number of antisemitic incidents in Switzerland. Since the beginning of July and the outbreak of the war in Gaza, the Federation of Jewish Communities in Switzerland ...

Germany / 24-08-2014

159 Antisemitic crimes

Berlin - According to data given by the Federal Government in a response (18/2306) to a parliamentary question put by the leftist parties (18/2205), in the second quarter of the year, six people ...

Germany / 22-08-2014

Sharp rise in the dimensions of Jew-hatred in Berlin

133 antisemitic incidents recorded in 20 days   BERLIN - A wave of hatred against Jews is shaking Berlin. Since the conflict broke out in the Gaza Strip, the Berlin Police has recorded complaints relation ...

Austria / 22-08-2014

Racism report 2013 – a report on racist incidents in Austria

Racism report 2013 includes a selection of racist incidents in Austria that were recorded by ZARA during 2013 in Austria. The structured documentation illustrates the domains of life people in which contended with ...

15-08-2014

ADL Documents “dramatic” surge in global antisemitism during israel’s operation in Gaza

A new report from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) provides a snapshot of the dramatic upsurge in violence and vitriol against Jews around the world during and related to Israel’s recent military operation to ...

Denmark / 14-08-2014

Antisemitism during Protective Edge

 The Jewish community in Denmark reported 29 incidents in connection with the conflict in Gaza. According to the Christian oriented daily newspaper Kristeligt Dagblasd  (The Christian Daily, in Danish), one must be watchful ...

Turkey / 12-08-2014

Turkey - Antisemitism report, July 2014

July, 3 "Holocaust lie is at the universities"- Yeni Akit minor inner page headlines say, reporting that Turkish professors are being lectured about Holocaust, the 'historical lie' of Zionism. 15 Turkish academicians attended a ...

Scotland / 12-08-2014

Week of antisemitism in Scotland comparable to entire 2013

The Scottish Council of Jewish Communities (SCoJeC) released figures this week indicating a huge upswing in antisemitic sentiment in Scotland since the start of Operation Protective Edge.  According to the SCoJeC website, in the past ...

Germany / 08-08-2014

Decrease in the number of antisemitic

Berlin - In response to a parliamentary query submitted by the Vice President of the Bundestag, Petra Pau (of The Left Party), the Minister of Interior reported that there is a slight decrease ...

Britain / 07-08-2014

July 2014: UK antisemitism reflections

July 2014 now joins January 2009 as a month when war between Israel and Hamas caused antisemitism to spew forth across Britain. If this latest round of Middle East violence has now ended, then we may expect the antisemitism to gradually diminish: ...

Britain / 31-07-2014

Antisemitic incidents report January – June 2014

Total does not include further increase in July triggered by reactions to conflict in Israel and Gaza   The first six months of 2014 saw a 36% increase in the number of antisemitic incidents ...

Netherlands / 29-07-2014

Dutch watchdog reports record levels of online antisemitism

A Dutch watchdog group said it was observing record levels of incitement to antisemitic hatred online.   Meldpunt Discriminatie Internet, or MDI, said the current volume of reports on punishable hate speech against Jews is ...

Britain / 19-07-2014

Perceptions and experiences of antisemitism among Jews in the United Kingdom

Author(s): Laura D. Staetsky and Jonathan Boyd Download full publication  Based on data commissioned by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and gathered and analysed by JPR's academic team, this is ...

Britain / 17-07-2014

UK antisemitism: current situation

The correlation between Middle East conflict and antisemitism against Jewish Diaspora communities is well known. It is one of the primary reasons for the work of CST, and the partnerships that we have (out ...

Canada / 03-07-2014

Police-reported hate crime in Canada, 2012

PDF version In 2012, police reported 1,414 criminal incidents motivated by hate in Canada, 82 more incidents than in 2011. These hate crimes represented 4.1 incidents per 100,000 population.    In 2012, about half of ...

United States / 03-07-2014

The worst campus antisemitic incidents of 2013-2014

This past academic year was a turbulent  one on many college campuses, keeping the Brandeis Center’s legal advocacy initiative busy from coast-to-coast protecting Jewish students from hostile environments.  Which incidents do you ...

United States / 26-06-2014

The role of antisemitism in the Presbyterian Church (USA)´s decision to support divestment

Click here to read the full report Key points: 1. The Israel Palestine Mission Network (IPMN) of the Presbyterian Church (USA) (PCUSA) is a main advocate within the church on behalf of the boycott, ...

Britain / 12-06-2014

Integration, Disadvantage and Extremism

Edited by David Feldman and Ben Gidley A new report (pdf) looking at connections between integration and extremism has been published by the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London; COMPAS, University of Oxford; and the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism.

Germany / 09-06-2014

Approval of right-wing attitudes in 2014 drops sharply: German study

Fewer and fewer Germans carry extreme right-wing thoughts in 2014, said social psychologists at the University of Leipzig in a representative study, presented on Wednesday in Berlin.  In comparison to the studies of recent ...

26-05-2014

That 'earthquake' in Europe? It's far-right gains in Parliament elections

France's far-right National Front has won a nationwide election for the first time, as far-right parties across Europe caused a political "earthquake," with a string of victories in voting for the European Parliament.   The ...

France / 21-05-2014

Poll: French media incite antisemitism

94 percent of French Jews believe the media are largely to blame for the current climate of antisemitism  Nearly 94 percent of Jews in France believe that the media bear some responsibility for ...

13-05-2014

ADL poll of over 100 countries finds more than one-quarter of those surveyed infected with antisemitic attitudes

Executive Summary An interactive web site The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today released the results of an unprecedented worldwide survey of antisemitic attitudes. The ADL Global 100: An Index of Antisemitism surveyed 53,100 adults in 102 countries and territories in ...