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United States / 25-04-2017

Antisemitic graffiti is top hate crime found in NY subways

Antisemitic graffiti was the top subway hate crime investigated this year, according to the NYPD Transit Bureau.  In a report to the MTA board, Transit Bureau Assistant Chief Vincent Coogan said 22 of ...

Israel / 24-04-2017

List of most antisemitic user accounts to be found online

List of most antisemitic user accounts to be found online

On the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day, anti-Semitism on the Internet is thriving, completely undeterred. The Ministry of Diaspora Affairs published today (Sunday) worrisome information regarding Holocaust denial on social ...

13-04-2017

Muslims, Jews faced social hostilities in seven-in-ten European countries in 2015

Muslims, Jews faced social hostilities in seven-in-ten European countries in 2015

Europe in 2015 saw a rise in social hostilities involving religion, particularly against the continent’s Muslims, according to a new Pew Research Center study on global religious restrictions. Muslims faced social hostilities in seven-in-ten (71%) ...

United States / 11-04-2017

Report on greater Cleveland, Ohio

Report on greater Cleveland, Ohio

The latest report issued by a covert campus watchdog group revealed a string of highly offensive social media statements made by students at six Cleveland schools over the past few years.  The dossier, released on Thursday, ...

United States / 06-04-2017

ADL Poll: A survey about attitudes towards Jews in America

ADL Poll: A survey about attitudes towards Jews in America

This poll found those who are the least educated and those who are the oldest in the population are most likely to hold antisemitic attitudes. This was consistent with past polls. Americans aged ...

United States / 06-04-2017

Antisemitism in politics and the 2016 Campaign

Antisemitism in politics and the 2016 Campaign

The January-February survey found broad concern about antisemitism seen during the 2016 presidential campaign, with most Americans saying Donald Trump should have done more to discourage it.  A plurality of those polled (47 percent) said ...

Britain / 05-04-2017

25% of Jewish students in UK fear antisemitism on campus

25% of Jewish students in UK fear antisemitism on campus

Two-thirds of Jewish British university students believe they have been targeted due to their religion and more than a quarter worry about being the victim of an antisemitic attack, a new study found.  Twenty-six percent ...

Britain / 04-04-2017

NUS survey reveals extent of Jewish students' alienation on campus

NUS survey reveals extent of Jewish students' alienation on campus

Two-thirds of Jewish students say the National Union of Students does not respond appropriately to allegations of antisemitism, according to a new survey of their experience of campus life.  Sixty-eight per cent of the Jews ...

France / 31-03-2017

Presidential 2017: The place of religion and laity in presidential election

Presidential 2017: The place of religion and laity in presidential election

A survey carried out by Ipsos and published this month reveals that 83% of the French people view Judaism as being compatible with the values of French society, with only 17% believing it is not. Catholicism comes top ...

United States / 30-03-2017

Interactive antisemitism mapping portal

Interactive antisemitism mapping portal

The following maps draw data from the Antisemitism Tracker, Swastika Tracker, Divestment Vote Scorecard, Campus Monitor Pages, and respectively. To start viewing the data, click the Layer Activator  on the top left corner of the map. Use the check ...

28-03-2017

Right- wing extremists and right-wing populists in the European Parliament

Right- wing extremists and right-wing populists in the European Parliament

In the wake of the success of charismatic right-wing populists such as Marine le Pen in France and Geert Wilders in the netherlands, there is once again a heightened awareness of how extreme ...

26-03-2017

An antisemitic post is uploaded to social media every 83 seconds, WJC research finds

An antisemitic post is uploaded to social media every 83 seconds, WJC research finds

The World Jewish Congress has found that more than 382,000 antisemitic posts were posted to social media platforms over the course of 2016 – an average of more than 43.6 posts per hour, ...

Germany / 26-03-2017

Antisemitism expressed by a quarter of the German population

"20-25% of the German population expresses antisemitism when it comes to criticism of Israel," says Dr. Andreas Zick of Bielefeld University. "There is a rise in antisemitism, especially in the right-wing, ...

United States / 23-03-2017

NYPD: Sharp rise in antisemitic incidents in 2017

There has been a sharp rise in antisemitic incidents and other hate crimes in New York City this year, police said Wednesday.  Capt. Mark Molinari , who leads the NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force, ...

Sweden / 23-03-2017

Different Antisemitisms: perceptions and experiences of antisemitism among Jews in Sweden and across Europe

Different Antisemitisms: perceptions and experiences of antisemitism among Jews in Sweden and across Europe

This study, written by JPR Associate Fellow Professor Lars Dencik and his co-author, Karl Morosi, explores the character of antisemitism in contemporary Europe. It presents some perspectives on the development of three distinct types ...

United States / 17-03-2017

U.S. hate crimes up 20 percent in 2016 fueled by election campaign-report

U.S. hate crimes up 20 percent in 2016 fueled by election campaign-report

Special Status Reports on Hate Crimes Special Status Report: Hate Crime in Metropolitan Areas in U.S. (2016)  Special Status Report: Hate Crime in the U.S. (20  ...

10-03-2017

Campus Free Speech, Academic Freedom, and the Problem of the BDS Movement

Campus Free Speech, Academic Freedom, and the Problem of the BDS Movement

Polarizing political beliefs are nothing new on campus, but the tactics employed by supporters of the BDS movement create new cause for concern, from the politicization of curriculua and academic associations to ...

United States / 10-03-2017

Poll: Hate on the rise in America, antisemitism more of a concern

Poll: Hate on the rise in America, antisemitism more of a concern

A majority of voters say that there has been an increase in hatred and prejudice since the election of President Donald Trump. A new Quinnipiac University poll also found an increase in ...

United States / 08-03-2017

6th wave of bomb threats targeting the Jewish community

6th wave of bomb threats targeting the Jewish community

Since January, 140 bomb threats have targeted Jewish institutions across the country, including Jewish Community Centers, schools, synagogues and ADL offices in New York, San Francisco, Washington, DC, Atlanta and ...

United States / 02-03-2017

Antisemitic Hate Crimes shoot up 94 percent in one year, NYPD says

Antisemitic Hate Crimes shoot up 94 percent in one year, NYPD says

At least 100 Jewish Community Centers have been threatened so far, including facilities in Westchester and Staten Island New York City is experiencing a dramatic rise in hate crimes, city law enforcement officials ...

United States / 24-02-2017

Study: Nightly broadcast news virtually ignores rise in antisemitic threats

Study: Nightly broadcast news virtually ignores rise in antisemitic threats

Among cable outlets, Fox had by the far the least prime-time coverageNightly broadcast news shows have proven incredibly reluctant to cover the spate of antisemitic threats and attacks made since President Donald Trump’s ...

Britain / 23-02-2017

New report alleges antisemitism among Palestine Solidarity Campaign activists

New report alleges antisemitism among Palestine Solidarity Campaign activists

Dozens of leading supporters of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign have engaged in antisemitic activity online, a new report into the group claims.    A 79-page dossier published on Wednesday reveals an antisemitic mind-set is prevalent ...

United States / 19-02-2017

Report: Hate groups approach record high, expert blames Trump

Report: Hate groups approach record high, expert blames Trump

The number of hate groups in the United States rose for a second year in a row in 2016 as the radical right was energized by the candidacy of Donald Trump, according ...

United States / 17-02-2017

NYPD: Hate crimes rise in 2017, led by antisemitic incidents

NYPD: Hate crimes rise in 2017, led by antisemitic incidents

There were 56 hate crimes reported in New York City as of Sunday, Feb. 12, up from just 31 incidents over the same time period last year, according to figures released today ...

Mexico / 12-02-2017

Mexico City report on antisemitism

Mexico City report on antisemitism

The Holocaust was one of the worst human tragedies in history. One might have expected that after this, antisemitism would have vanished from the earth. However, this behavior has proven ...

United Nations / 03-02-2017

UN Watch report: UNRWA teachers incite terrorism & antisemitism

UN Watch report: UNRWA teachers incite terrorism & antisemitism

This report exposes more than 40 Facebook pages operated by school teachers, principals, and other employees of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), which ...

United States / 29-01-2017

Report on the University of Houston

Report on the University of Houston

Houston, TX - A group of students from the University of Houston (UH) have been routinely expressing the desire to hurt or harass Jews in posts on social media, a covert campus ...

Poland / 24-01-2017

Antisemitism spikes in Poland - linked to rise in Islamophobia

Antisemitism is on the rise in Poland, a country with almost no Jews.   A new national study conducted by the Center for Research on Prejudice at the University of Warsaw finds a ...

Australia / 16-01-2017

New research conducted in public schools in Australia, reveals disturbing trends of antisemitism

Prof. Zahavit Gross, head of research of the Van Gelder Institute for Holocaust Studies at Bar Ilan University, discovered quite by accident the phenomenon of “antisemitism in the playground" in ...

14-01-2017

Poll: 85% of Jews worldwide experienced or saw antisemitism

Poll: 85% of Jews worldwide experienced or saw antisemitism

A staggering 85% of Jews around the world have witnessed or experienced antisemitism at some point, according to a new survey by the World Zionist Organization's International Center for Countering Antisemitism. The ...