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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 ...

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 ...

Turkey / 05-01-2017

Survey concerning “The most Antisemitic incident in 2016”

Survey concerning “The most Antisemitic incident in 2016”

We selected 10 Antisemitic incidents that were mentioned in the section “Antisemitic pardon” on the site avlaremoz as part of those that occurred in 2016. The results of the survey that was conducted with ...

03-01-2017

10 Notable campus stories from 2016

10 Notable campus stories from 2016

by Lea Speyer   Jewish and pro-Israel students around the world have been facing a deluge of hostile activity in the form of Palestinian human-rights advocacy. This year, through the establishment of The Algemeiner’s Campus Bureau, we have have reported on ...

01-01-2017

ADL lists top 10 manifestations of antisemitism in 2016

ADL lists top 10 manifestations of antisemitism in 2016

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today issued its top 10 list of manifestations of antisemitism that have afflicted Jewish communities across the United States and around the world in 2016.   The past year saw the volume ...

28-12-2016

Simon Wiesenthal Center's 2016 top ten worst antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents

Simon Wiesenthal Center's 2016 top ten worst antisemitic/anti-Israel incidents

With antisemitism raging on both sides of the Atlantic, with extreme anti-Israel BDS movement in full bloom, and with the latest anti-Israel resolution vote at the UN Security Council, we present a few ...

France / 28-12-2016

2016 : a considerable drop in the number of Antisemitic and Anti-Muslim incidents in France

While the year 2015 was marked by a rise in the number of Antisemitic and Anti-Muslim incidents, the year 2016 sees a stabilization and even a drop of around 65% ...

United States / 18-12-2016

Subway hate crimes reported to cops rose in 2016

The number of reported hate crimes in the subway system has spiked in 2016, according to NYPD data.  There have been 37 reported hate crimes in the subway this year as of Dec. 12, ...

13-12-2016

Antisemitism - Overview of data available in the European Union 2005-2015

Antisemitism - Overview of data available in the European Union 2005-2015

Antisemitism can be expressed in the form of verbal and physical attacks, threats, harassment, property damage and graffiti or other forms of text, including on the internet. The present report relates to ...

United States / 06-12-2016

Jews targeted most in post-election hate crime spree – NYPD

The New York Police Department said it has seen a dramatic rise in hate crimes following the election of Donald Trump, with the majority of incidents directed at Jews.  There has been a 115 percent ...

Britain / 06-12-2016

Survey says more British Muslims blame Jews for 9/11 than Al Qaeda

Survey says more British Muslims blame Jews for 9/11 than Al Qaeda

A troubling new survey commissioned by the Policy Exchange think tank says that more British Muslims blame Jews for the 9/11 terrorist attacks than blame terrorists from Al Qaeda. The research, carried out by polling company ICM, claims ...

01-12-2016

Scorecard on Hate Crime Response in the OSCE Region

Scorecard on Hate Crime Response in the OSCE Region

Gaps in Data Collection and Responses  The “overwhelming majority” of participating countries in the world’s largest regional security group, the Organization for Society and Cooperation in Europe, are not adequately reporting hate crimes, ...

Hungary / 30-11-2016

A large number of Hungarians believe in racial theory

A large number of Hungarians believe in racial theory

According to a European study, the socialist voters in Hungary hate foreigners almost as much as the members of the Jobbik party. The data were recorded here in the spring ...

United States / 30-11-2016

100 antisemitic incidents reported in US post-election

100 antisemitic incidents reported in US post-election

One hundred antisemitic incidents occurred in the 10 days following the presidential election, representing about 12 percent of hate incidents in the US recorded by a civil rights watchdog.  The report released Tuesday by the ...

Germany / 29-11-2016

Antisemitic crimes during the third quarter of 2016

The Federal Government stated in its response (BT-Dr 18/10331) to the  Parliamentary question of the political group "Die Linke" (BT-Dr 18/10161) that during the third quarter of 2016 three people were injured ...

Germany / 28-11-2016

Hate crimes against German Jews double

Antisemitism has increased dramatically in Germany, along with the general rise in far-right crime seen during the migration crisis.  Criminal investigations into attacks on Jews, Jewish property and hate speech totalled 2,083 cases in 2015, ...