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Britain / 20-08-2017

More British Jews considering move abroad as antisemitism fears grow - poll

More British Jews considering move abroad as antisemitism fears grow - poll

Almost one in three British Jews has considered moving abroad in the past two years, a survey has found.  One in six British Jews (17%) reported feeling unwelcome in Britain and over a third (37%) ...

Germany / 10-08-2017

Antisemitic crimes in the first quarter of 2017

From January to March 2017, 179 antisemitic crimes were recorded throughout Germany, including five violent crimes and 30 propaganda offenses. Those numbers appear in the federal government's response to a ...

13-08-2017

Best practices to combat antisemitism on social media

Best practices to combat antisemitism on social media

With the advent of the Internet, antisemitic messages are disseminated more quickly and widely than ever before, and often go unchallenged. Veritable norms of antisemitism have been established in some social media circles. ...

Germany / 29-07-2017

More than 60 antisemitic crimes were recorded in Bavaria during the first six months of 2017

The number of antisemitic crimes in the German state of Bavaria remained high in the first half of 2017. This was confirmed by preliminary results of the Bavarian State Criminal ...

Germany / 25-07-2017

Jewish council says antisemitism in Germany is increasing

Jewish council says antisemitism in Germany is increasing

Josef Schuster, the president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany, says there are still parts of the country where it is considered dangerous to be Jewish.  "In some districts in major cities, ...

United Nations / 19-07-2017

Report: Dozens of references to "Israeli Apartheid" in UN publications

Report: Dozens of references to

Although new Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has acted to remove the official report that sparked controversy by calling Israel an "apartheid state", a new report reveals that dozens of references to ...

Germany / 19-07-2017

Antisemitism on rise in Berlin schools, says US Jewish group

A small-scale study by the American Jewish Committee (AJC) appears to show an increase in antisemitism in the German capital's schools, alongside an increase in Salafist tendencies.  Researchers asked 27 teachers from 21 ...

United States / 19-07-2017

ADL resource identifies the key players of the Alt right and Alt lite

ADL resource identifies the key players of the Alt right and Alt lite

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has produced “From Alt Right to Alt Lite: Naming the Hate,” a new guide to 36 activists and leaders who personify the alt right and alt lite ...

United States / 17-07-2017

New poll finding antisemitism a serious concern in America shows need for action

Nearly two-thirds of US voters see antisemitism as a serious problem in America, according to a Thursday poll by Rasmussen Reports.  According to the survey, 65 per cent believe anti-Jewish hatred is a serious ...

Spain / 29-06-2017

This how Spain is funding anti-Israeli NGOs

This how Spain is funding anti-Israeli NGOs

The Spanish government annually transfers, directly and indirectly, millions of euros to organizations promoting anti-Israel activity, this according to a report published by the research institute NGO Monitor, in cooperation ...

Russia / 26-06-2017

monitoring report on the issues of racism and xenophobia in Russian football for the seasons of 15/16 and 16/17

monitoring report on the issues of racism and xenophobia in Russian football for the seasons of 15/16 and 16/17

There were 89 racist and far-right incidents at Russian games in the 2016-17 season according to new data collected by the Moscow-based SOVA Centre.  The report, which comes a year ahead of the World Cup, ...

25-06-2017

Antisemitic Violence in Europe, 2005-2015

Antisemitic Violence in Europe, 2005-2015

Exposure and Perpetrators in France, UK, Germany, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Russia   How often do incidents of antisemitic violence occur in contemporary Europe, and what trends are showing? How exposed are Jewish populations in ...

Austria / 20-06-2017

Half of Muslim youth in Austria hold antisemitic views

A study published by the University of Teacher Education in Vienna released on Saturday showed that almost 50% of young Austrian Muslims maintain an antisemitic attitude. The systematic delegitimization of Israel in Muslim-majority ...

United States / 08-06-2017

University of Minnesota reports religious discrimination behind most on-campus bias incidents in past year, with 9 antisemitic episodes in February alone

University of Minnesota reports religious discrimination behind most on-campus bias incidents in past year, with 9 antisemitic episodes in February alone

The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities (UMN) reported last month that religious discrimination was behind a plurality of on-campus “bias incidents” over the past year, with nine antisemitic incidents occurring in February alone.  The report, a first from the school’s Bias Response and Referral ...

Germany / 05-06-2017

German study: over 50% of Muslim refugees hold antisemitic views

German study: over 50% of Muslim refugees hold antisemitic views

More than half the asylum seekers in Bavaria subscribe to classic antisemitic views about Jewish power, according to a poll released last week.  The study, conducted by the Hanns Seidel foundation – a ...

United States / 28-05-2017

J. special report: Antisemitism at Bay Area schools shows dramatic spike

J. special report: Antisemitism at Bay Area schools shows dramatic spike

lameda High School freshman Natasha Waldorf was sitting at the back of geometry class talking with a friend, killing time until the bell rang. A text message popped up from someone she ...

United States / 23-05-2017

A Dark and Constant Rage: 25 Years of Right-Wing Terrorism in the United States

A Dark and Constant Rage: 25 Years of Right-Wing Terrorism in the United States

Read ADL's comprehensive report, A Dark and Constant Rage:  25 Years of Right-Wing Terrorism in the United States (PDF). In March 2017, a white supremacist from Maryland, James Harris Jackson, traveled to New York City ...

Mexico / 19-05-2017

Sharp rise in antisemitic attitudes in Mexico

Sharp rise in antisemitic attitudes in Mexico

Antisemitic attitudes have risen sharply in Mexico in the past three years amid challenges the country is facing with a faltering economy and growing pessimism about the country’s direction and future, according ...

18-05-2017

Antisemitic attitudes continue decline in U.K., France and Germany

Antisemitic attitudes continue decline in U.K., France and Germany

The prevalence of antisemitic sentiment has dropped in three European countries over surveys from 2014 and 2015, according to polls conducted this year by the Anti-Defamation League.    The ADL interviewed 500 people each ...

Hungary / 17-05-2017

Review of antisemitism: Prejudice in contemporary Hungarian society

Review of antisemitism: Prejudice in contemporary Hungarian society

The survey conducted by the Action and Protection Foundation provided interesting results. In November of 2016, Median Public Opinion and Market Research made a comprehensive survey asking 1200 people about their relation to the ...

16-05-2017

Understanding antisemitic hate crimes and addressing the security needs of Jewish communities: A practical guide

Understanding antisemitic hate crimes and addressing the security needs of Jewish communities: A practical guide

The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) will present a new publication to assist governments in addressing the security needs of Jewish communities at a launch event in the Parliamentary ...

11-05-2017

Study: Over 10% of Eastern Europeans don’t want Jews as citizens

Study: Over 10% of Eastern Europeans don’t want Jews as citizens

More than 10 percent of Central and Eastern Europeans do not accept Jews as citizens of their countries, according to a new study.    The study, released Wednesday by the Pew Research Center, surveyed ...

United States / 07-05-2017

Task Force on Preventing and Responding to Antisemitism - final report and recommendations

Task Force on Preventing and Responding to Antisemitism - final report and recommendations

The report and the task force came in response to a series of antisemitic incidents on campus during the 2016 winter quarter. Former Western President Bruce Shepard formed the task force in spring ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...