With police no help in stopping Nazi, man takes matters into his own hand, or fist

02/20/2017 5:32 PM

A man punched a neo-Nazi last week after police proved reluctant to step in, the Mustang News reports. The initial incident occurred last Wednesday, when police


At least 10 more JCCs receive bomb threats

02/20/2017 2:49 PM

Jewish community centers across five U.S. states received bomb threats today, the fourth wave of such threats since the beginning of 2017. At least 10 JCCs


Lithuanian nationalists march through Holocaust sites with Pepe-Nazi banners

02/19/2017 10:03 AM Updated: 1 day ago

Pepe the Frog, the internet meme which has become the unofficial mascot of the “alt-right” movement, made an appearance Thursday on the banners of Lithuanian ultra-nationalists.

Jake Turx is the journalist that President Donald Trump shushed during his press conference yesterday when Turx attempted to ask about rising anti-Semitism in the country.

Afterward, Orthodox news site Matzav attacked Turx in rather vicious terms for bringing disrespect to the community, a charge we refuted.

Then Turx appeared on Fox’s Tucker Carlson Tonight, mainly to defend the president from the less-than-ideal optics of the situation. Watch it above and see if you agree with Turx that Trump’s words were “hopeful.”


(Video) Orthodox journalist shushed by Trump now defends him

02/17/2017 9:44 AM Updated: 3 days ago

Hate crimes increased in 2017, led by anti-Semitic incidents, NYPD says

02/16/2017 3:04 PM

2017 has seen an uptick in hate crimes, led by anti-Semitic incidents, according to figures released Thursday by the New York Police Department. Politico, which cited


Donald Trump silences Jewish journalist, blames anti-Semitism on his opponents

02/16/2017 2:36 PM Updated: 4 days ago

President Donald Trump held a press conference today, during which he was asked two questions about anti-Semitism, the first of which he did not allow the


(Video) Trump uses anti-Semitism question to brag about election victory

02/15/2017 3:15 PM

Google joins Disney in dropping YouTube celebrity after anti-Semitic video

02/14/2017 12:19 PM Updated: 6 days ago

Felix Kjellberg, the 27-year-old Swedish YouTube celebrity better known by his online alias PewDiePie, has been dealt a heavy blow after uploading a stunt video in


Holocaust denier David Irving receives standing ovation in Glasgow

02/13/2017 6:01 PM

David Irving, the British author and Holocaust denier best known for his failed libel lawsuit against historian Deborah Lipstadt, expressed anti-Semitic views in an event Friday


Warsaw Jews send matzah to TV broadcaster promoting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

02/12/2017 12:03 PM Updated: 1 week ago

The local Jewish community of Warsaw has been mobilized into action after an anti-Semitic poem was read last week by Marcin Wolski, director of the state-funded


1,000 Chicagoans unite to support synagogue after vandalism

02/11/2017 6:03 PM Updated: 1 week ago

  The vandalism last Saturday of the Chicago Loop Synagogue spurred 1,000 Jewish, Muslim and Christian community members to come together Wednesday for an interfaith event at the


Prompt response after College Republicans give out Hitler Valentine

02/09/2017 4:35 PM

College Republicans at Central Michigan University apologized for an anti-Semitic message that was passed out at a Valentine’s Day event the group organized Wednesday. The card in question read


New York apologizes for “anti-Israel” cartoon in test

02/09/2017 4:03 PM Updated: 1 week ago

A cartoon featured in the January 24 New York State regents exam, described by the American Jewish Congress as “blatantly anti-Israel,” has prompted an apology from the


Rep. Keith Ellison denies ‘Jewish slave trader’ allegations

02/09/2017 1:03 PM Updated: 1 week ago

A spokesman of Rep. Keith Ellison (D – Minn), the leading contender for chair of the Democratic National Committee, has denied a Mother Jones report Tuesday claiming that


Whitefish rabbi targeted by alt-right says Nazism is “alive and well”

02/08/2017 4:17 PM

  The peaceful ski resort town of Whitefish, Montana (pop. around 7,000) has become an unlikely epicenter of controversy involving the alt-right movement, the town’s Jewish


Community responds after Chicago synagogue is vandalized

02/07/2017 11:33 AM Updated: 1 week ago

The anti-Semitic vandalism of a Chicago synagogue has met with widespread condemnation as the police search for the culprit, whose capture with garner a $3,000 reward.


Subways passengers band together to erase Nazi graffiti

02/05/2017 8:38 AM

If all the reports of rising anti-Semitism have caused you distress, this story might act as a reassuring message that most people aren’t actually monsters. The


Subway Nazi wanted by NYPD

02/03/2017 1:54 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

The NYPD is looking for a man who attacked a woman on the C train after reading from an anti-Semitic pamphlet in a German accent, New


With 3 instances every day, anti-Semitism in UK breaks new record

02/02/2017 12:57 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

Anti-Semitic incidents in Britain are reaching record levels, according to a study Thursday by the Community Security Trust, a charity protecting Jews from anti-Semitism.  According to


Cartoon featured on New York State Regents exam viewed by some as anti-Semitic

02/02/2017 11:28 AM Updated: 2 weeks ago

  A cartoon included in last month’s New York State Regents exam depicting Israeli soldiers is being perceived by some as anti-Israel, if not anti-Semitic. The