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Thejc
1 month ago
New York City

Man arrested after driving a car at yeshiva students in Brooklyn

A man in New York City is facing hate crime charges after attempting to hit Jewish men outside a yeshiva. [ more ]
The Forward
1 month ago
New York City

Man charged with hate crimes after driving car at Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn

Antisemitic hate crime incident in Brooklyn leads to arrest. Antisemitism is on the rise in NYC, with 285 incidents reported since October. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Boy, 12, charged with hate crimes in caught-on-video NYC attack on Jewish boys: cops

A 12-year-old boy is facing hate crime charges in connection to a beatdown on two Hasidic Jewish boys in Brooklyn. [ more ]
Fox News
2 months ago
New York City

Orthodox Jewish children beaten by man in NYC, police investigating

The New York Police Department is investigating the random attack of two Jewish children in Brooklyn. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Video shows man brutally kicking and beating Orthodox Jewish kids playing on NYC sidewalk

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating a brutal attack on two Orthodox Jewish boys in Brooklyn for potential antisemitic motives. [ more ]
Thejc
1 month ago
New York City

Man arrested after driving a car at yeshiva students in Brooklyn

A man in New York City is facing hate crime charges after attempting to hit Jewish men outside a yeshiva. [ more ]
The Forward
1 month ago
New York City

Man charged with hate crimes after driving car at Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn

Antisemitic hate crime incident in Brooklyn leads to arrest. Antisemitism is on the rise in NYC, with 285 incidents reported since October. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Boy, 12, charged with hate crimes in caught-on-video NYC attack on Jewish boys: cops

A 12-year-old boy is facing hate crime charges in connection to a beatdown on two Hasidic Jewish boys in Brooklyn. [ more ]
Fox News
2 months ago
New York City

Orthodox Jewish children beaten by man in NYC, police investigating

The New York Police Department is investigating the random attack of two Jewish children in Brooklyn. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Video shows man brutally kicking and beating Orthodox Jewish kids playing on NYC sidewalk

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating a brutal attack on two Orthodox Jewish boys in Brooklyn for potential antisemitic motives. [ more ]
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#labour-party
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Memo to Labour amid the Diane Abbott debacle: stop the pointless rows, stop making enemies | Polly Toynbee

Labour's campaign blunder overshadowed by internal issues [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Labour treatment of Abbott having impact on voters, senior lawyer says

Labour party underestimates impact of racism claims on voters. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
UK news

Sir Keir Starmer in new row over Diane Abbott suspension

Sir Keir Starmer is facing backlash over the delayed resolution of Diane Abbott's suspension despite the investigation being completed five months ago. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
London politics

'Good riddance' as Jeremy Corbyn 'thrown out of Labour' for 'staining UK politics with antisemitism' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Jeremy Corbyn expelled from Labour Party [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Diane Abbott's inquiry result due day Labour candidate selections close

Labour's investigation into Diane Abbott's comments about racism will be completed by June 4, coinciding with final candidate selections, questioning the party's disciplinary process timeline. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

UK Parliament to break up ahead of election day with pomp, ceremony and hard-nosed politics

Parliament will be prorogued for summer election, leaving MPs to readjust to life outside politics. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Memo to Labour amid the Diane Abbott debacle: stop the pointless rows, stop making enemies | Polly Toynbee

Labour's campaign blunder overshadowed by internal issues [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Labour treatment of Abbott having impact on voters, senior lawyer says

Labour party underestimates impact of racism claims on voters. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
UK news

Sir Keir Starmer in new row over Diane Abbott suspension

Sir Keir Starmer is facing backlash over the delayed resolution of Diane Abbott's suspension despite the investigation being completed five months ago. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
London politics

'Good riddance' as Jeremy Corbyn 'thrown out of Labour' for 'staining UK politics with antisemitism' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Jeremy Corbyn expelled from Labour Party [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
London politics

Diane Abbott's inquiry result due day Labour candidate selections close

Labour's investigation into Diane Abbott's comments about racism will be completed by June 4, coinciding with final candidate selections, questioning the party's disciplinary process timeline. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

UK Parliament to break up ahead of election day with pomp, ceremony and hard-nosed politics

Parliament will be prorogued for summer election, leaving MPs to readjust to life outside politics. [ more ]
morelabour-party
#new-york-city
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
1 month ago
New York City

Man charged with hate crimes after driving car at Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

A disturbing antisemitic incident in Canarsie, drawing condemnation and sparking investigations in New York City. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Education

N.Y.C. Public Schools Will Send 8th Graders to Visit Holocaust Museum

To address antisemitism, NYC to send all eighth graders to Museum of Jewish Heritage funded by private $2.5M initiative. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams says NYC has 'normalized antisemitism' after Washington Post claim that business leaders influenced Columbia protest response

New York City Mayor Eric Adams criticizes normalization of antisemitism in the city. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

NYC schools boss defiantly insists antisemitic incidents have been dealt with in 'appropriate fashion' during grilling by Congress

Schools Chancellor David Banks defended decisions amid antisemitism accusations in NYC schools. [ more ]
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
1 month ago
New York City

Man charged with hate crimes after driving car at Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

A disturbing antisemitic incident in Canarsie, drawing condemnation and sparking investigations in New York City. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Education

N.Y.C. Public Schools Will Send 8th Graders to Visit Holocaust Museum

To address antisemitism, NYC to send all eighth graders to Museum of Jewish Heritage funded by private $2.5M initiative. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams says NYC has 'normalized antisemitism' after Washington Post claim that business leaders influenced Columbia protest response

New York City Mayor Eric Adams criticizes normalization of antisemitism in the city. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

NYC schools boss defiantly insists antisemitic incidents have been dealt with in 'appropriate fashion' during grilling by Congress

Schools Chancellor David Banks defended decisions amid antisemitism accusations in NYC schools. [ more ]
morenew-york-city
#lawsuit
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Head of swanky NYC prep school accused of ripping antisemitism task force as 'power play by Jewish families'

A head of a Manhattan prep school allegedly dismissed an antisemitism task force as a joke and power play. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Education

Student sues OCAD for $1M over alleged failure to protect Jewish students | CBC News

A student at OCAD University is seeking $1 million in damages for alleged ongoing anti-Jewish discrimination, highlighting concerns about systemic antisemitism in Canadian schools. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Head of swanky NYC prep school accused of ripping antisemitism task force as 'power play by Jewish families'

A head of a Manhattan prep school allegedly dismissed an antisemitism task force as a joke and power play. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Education

Student sues OCAD for $1M over alleged failure to protect Jewish students | CBC News

A student at OCAD University is seeking $1 million in damages for alleged ongoing anti-Jewish discrimination, highlighting concerns about systemic antisemitism in Canadian schools. [ more ]
morelawsuit
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Arts

'Kidnapped' tells the historical horror story of an abducted Jewish child

Religious oppression takes center stage as historical events gain relevance in modern times. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Maniac's attempt to ram Jewish students with car a sickening symptom of rampant antisemitism, officials say

Vehicular attack on Orthodox students highlights concerning rise in antisemitism. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Canada news

Ford suggests immigrants to blame for shooting at Toronto Jewish school | CBC News

Ontario Premier Doug Ford implied immigrants were responsible for a shooting incident at a Jewish school in North York, sparking controversy and backlash. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

No 'there' there in Trump case, Jewish students stand up and other commentary

The Manhattan prosecution of Donald Trump is viewed as flimsy, unfair, and politically motivated by conservatives. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
US news

GOP lawmakers plan to keep focus on antisemitism to divide Democrats

The GOP is using university leader testimonies on alleged antisemitism as a political tool to highlight divisions within the Democratic party. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

AI-powered hate content is on the rise, experts say | CBC News

AI-generated hate content, like altered historical clips of Adolf Hitler, is a rising concern for the spread of misinformation and hateful propaganda online. [ more ]
#israel
Truthout
1 month ago
Education

K-12 Schools in New Jersey Are Becoming a Battlefield Over Palestine Advocacy

K-12 schools under scrutiny for handling Palestine movement. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

The week in whoppers: WH press sec'y Karine Jean-Pierre fudges on Biden's inflation lie, NY Times calls GOP the real antisemites and more

Biden administration blames pre-existing factors for inflation, not their policies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

A Rising Democrat Leans Into the Campus Fight Over Antisemitism

Colleges failing young people by not teaching necessary information for thoughtful perspectives. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

In Letter, 540 Jewish Columbia Students Defend Zionism, Condemn Protests

Zionism closely tied to Judaism at Columbia University [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
US news

Biden warns he'll halt Israel weapons shipments; the Kendrick and Drake beef explained

President Biden may halt weapons shipment to Israel if there's a major ground invasion of Rafah. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

How Republicans Echo Antisemitic Tropes Despite Declaring Support for Israel

Republican speaker accuses pro-Palestinian protesters of spreading antisemitism, Republicans positioning as protectors of Israel, rise of anti-Jewish sentiment on the right. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Education

K-12 Schools in New Jersey Are Becoming a Battlefield Over Palestine Advocacy

K-12 schools under scrutiny for handling Palestine movement. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

The week in whoppers: WH press sec'y Karine Jean-Pierre fudges on Biden's inflation lie, NY Times calls GOP the real antisemites and more

Biden administration blames pre-existing factors for inflation, not their policies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

A Rising Democrat Leans Into the Campus Fight Over Antisemitism

Colleges failing young people by not teaching necessary information for thoughtful perspectives. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

In Letter, 540 Jewish Columbia Students Defend Zionism, Condemn Protests

Zionism closely tied to Judaism at Columbia University [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
US news

Biden warns he'll halt Israel weapons shipments; the Kendrick and Drake beef explained

President Biden may halt weapons shipment to Israel if there's a major ground invasion of Rafah. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

How Republicans Echo Antisemitic Tropes Despite Declaring Support for Israel

Republican speaker accuses pro-Palestinian protesters of spreading antisemitism, Republicans positioning as protectors of Israel, rise of anti-Jewish sentiment on the right. [ more ]
moreisrael
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

NYC prep school's antisemitism report admits faculty blamed 'wealthy, influential Jewish parents' for tension

Antisemitism report at Collegiate School revealed blaming of Jewish parents for tensions post-Hamas attack. [ more ]
#education
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Woke $63K-a-year NYC school that boasts about its commitment to DEI targeted by hateful anti-Israel graffiti

Incident of anti-Israel graffiti at diverse private school sparks concerns of double standard in addressing antisemitism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

House Republicans Clash With Leaders of Public Schools Over Antisemitism Claims

House committee accuses liberal school districts of tolerating antisemitism, but district leaders defend their schools. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley schools chief grilled by Congress on claims of rampant antisemitism in K-12 classrooms

Superintendent denies pervasive antisemitism in Berkeley Unified School District. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Virginia Foxx's Focus on Antisemitism on College Campuses Has Raised Her Profile

Virginia Foxx, a long-standing Republican congresswoman, gained visibility through her campaign against antisemitism on college campuses, guided by her Baptist church teachings and experiences in education. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Woke $63K-a-year NYC school that boasts about its commitment to DEI targeted by hateful anti-Israel graffiti

Incident of anti-Israel graffiti at diverse private school sparks concerns of double standard in addressing antisemitism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

House Republicans Clash With Leaders of Public Schools Over Antisemitism Claims

House committee accuses liberal school districts of tolerating antisemitism, but district leaders defend their schools. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley schools chief grilled by Congress on claims of rampant antisemitism in K-12 classrooms

Superintendent denies pervasive antisemitism in Berkeley Unified School District. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Virginia Foxx's Focus on Antisemitism on College Campuses Has Raised Her Profile

Virginia Foxx, a long-standing Republican congresswoman, gained visibility through her campaign against antisemitism on college campuses, guided by her Baptist church teachings and experiences in education. [ more ]
moreeducation
#student-protests
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

University Leaders Face a Long, Complex Summer

University officials face challenges navigating ongoing federal investigations, disciplinary cases, and plans for the fall amidst rising protests on campuses. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Education

Washington Students Say Gaza Encampment Has Been Most Valuable Part of Their Education

Despite police dismantling Gaza solidarity encampments at various universities, the encampment at Western Washington University is ongoing due to administration's disappointing response to student demands. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

UK universities must show leadership' over Gaza protests, says Gillian Keegan

University leaders should demonstrate leadership during student protests on Israel's military action in Gaza to ensure campus safety and inclusion. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

How the New York City Chancellor Prepared for a Congressional Grilling

David C. Banks prepares to testify on antisemitism in schools amid student demonstrations in response to Israel-Hamas war. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

University Leaders Face a Long, Complex Summer

University officials face challenges navigating ongoing federal investigations, disciplinary cases, and plans for the fall amidst rising protests on campuses. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Education

Washington Students Say Gaza Encampment Has Been Most Valuable Part of Their Education

Despite police dismantling Gaza solidarity encampments at various universities, the encampment at Western Washington University is ongoing due to administration's disappointing response to student demands. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

UK universities must show leadership' over Gaza protests, says Gillian Keegan

University leaders should demonstrate leadership during student protests on Israel's military action in Gaza to ensure campus safety and inclusion. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

How the New York City Chancellor Prepared for a Congressional Grilling

David C. Banks prepares to testify on antisemitism in schools amid student demonstrations in response to Israel-Hamas war. [ more ]
morestudent-protests
#freedom-of-speech
The Nation
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

What Does Anti-Arab Racism on Campus Have to Do With the War on Gaza?

Criticism of Israeli state is being conflated with racism against Jewish people to suppress critics and potentially restrict freedom of speech on US campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

How Is This Antisemitism Hearing Different From Ones on College Campuses?

K-12 leaders face similar challenges as college presidents regarding antisemitism and anti-Israel activism, differing in how pro-Palestinian speech is handled due to stricter standards in public schools. [ more ]
The Nation
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

What Does Anti-Arab Racism on Campus Have to Do With the War on Gaza?

Criticism of Israeli state is being conflated with racism against Jewish people to suppress critics and potentially restrict freedom of speech on US campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

How Is This Antisemitism Hearing Different From Ones on College Campuses?

K-12 leaders face similar challenges as college presidents regarding antisemitism and anti-Israel activism, differing in how pro-Palestinian speech is handled due to stricter standards in public schools. [ more ]
morefreedom-of-speech
#student-activism
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

UCLA protesters erect new pro-Palestinian encampment in defiance of university

Pro-Palestinian protesters set up new camp at UCLA after previous attack. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Sunak to Urge University Leaders to Protect Jewish Students on Campus

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak urges UK universities to tackle antisemitism on campuses amidst growing protests against the Gaza war. [ more ]
Axios
2 months ago
Education

High school students join Gaza protests and Congress is watching

High school students across the U.S. are actively protesting the war in Gaza and garnering attention from Congress. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

UCLA protesters erect new pro-Palestinian encampment in defiance of university

Pro-Palestinian protesters set up new camp at UCLA after previous attack. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Sunak to Urge University Leaders to Protect Jewish Students on Campus

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak urges UK universities to tackle antisemitism on campuses amidst growing protests against the Gaza war. [ more ]
Axios
2 months ago
Education

High school students join Gaza protests and Congress is watching

High school students across the U.S. are actively protesting the war in Gaza and garnering attention from Congress. [ more ]
morestudent-activism
#university-protests
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Why Northwestern, U.C.L.A. and Rutgers Were Picked for the Hearing

The focus of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce shifted from antisemitism to pro-Palestinian encampments on campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Why Northwestern, U.C.L.A. and Rutgers Were Picked for the Hearing

The focus of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce shifted from antisemitism to pro-Palestinian encampments on college campuses. [ more ]
Nature
1 month ago
Education

Protests over Israel-Hamas war have torn US universities apart: what's next?

University campuses in the US are facing protests and accusations of antisemitism over the war in Gaza, leading to a Congressional hearing that some fear may worsen the situation. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Why Northwestern, U.C.L.A. and Rutgers Were Picked for the Hearing

The focus of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce shifted from antisemitism to pro-Palestinian encampments on campuses. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Why Northwestern, U.C.L.A. and Rutgers Were Picked for the Hearing

The focus of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce shifted from antisemitism to pro-Palestinian encampments on college campuses. [ more ]
Nature
1 month ago
Education

Protests over Israel-Hamas war have torn US universities apart: what's next?

University campuses in the US are facing protests and accusations of antisemitism over the war in Gaza, leading to a Congressional hearing that some fear may worsen the situation. [ more ]
moreuniversity-protests
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Virginia Foxx's Focus on Antisemitism on College Campuses Has Raised Her Profile

Virginia Foxx has focused on combatting antisemitism on college campuses, driven by her personal values and upbringing. [ more ]
#congressional-hearing
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Heres what to expect in the hearing.

Higher education leaders face intense scrutiny and backlash over campus crises, leading to resignations and criticism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

What to Expect From the Latest Hearing on Campus Protests

College leaders face intensified scrutiny and criticism for addressing campus crises, particularly related to antisemitism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

How Parents, Students Reacted to Their School Leaders Testifying on the Hill

The congressional hearing on antisemitism involved school district leaders defending against accusations of inadequately addressing antisemitism, with conflicting perspectives among parents and attendees. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley superintendent questioned by Congressional committee on antisemitism

Antisemitism is a concern in public K-12 schools and school leaders are being scrutinized on their handling of such incidents. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley superintendent testifies before Congress on antisemitism

Lawmakers are focusing on K-12 schools' handling of antisemitism, with Berkeley Unified Superintendent testifying before Congress amid allegations and tensions over the war in Gaza. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Heres what to expect in the hearing.

Higher education leaders face intense scrutiny and backlash over campus crises, leading to resignations and criticism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

What to Expect From the Latest Hearing on Campus Protests

College leaders face intensified scrutiny and criticism for addressing campus crises, particularly related to antisemitism. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

How Parents, Students Reacted to Their School Leaders Testifying on the Hill

The congressional hearing on antisemitism involved school district leaders defending against accusations of inadequately addressing antisemitism, with conflicting perspectives among parents and attendees. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley superintendent questioned by Congressional committee on antisemitism

Antisemitism is a concern in public K-12 schools and school leaders are being scrutinized on their handling of such incidents. [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley superintendent testifies before Congress on antisemitism

Lawmakers are focusing on K-12 schools' handling of antisemitism, with Berkeley Unified Superintendent testifying before Congress amid allegations and tensions over the war in Gaza. [ more ]
morecongressional-hearing
#campus-protests
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Rutgers Jewish faculty, students demand antisemitism crackdown as president faces Congress

Jewish students and professors at Rutgers University demand action against campus antisemitism. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Universities Have Failed Their Democratic Mission by Repressing Gaza Protests

The article addresses the crisis in academia and advocates for solidarity with Palestinian students facing Israeli brutality amid campus protests. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Berkeley Schools Superintendent to Testify Today on Capitol Hill

Campus protests have shifted as primary and secondary school leaders face congressional inquiries into campus antisemitism. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Rutgers Jewish faculty, students demand antisemitism crackdown as president faces Congress

Jewish students and professors at Rutgers University demand action against campus antisemitism. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Universities Have Failed Their Democratic Mission by Repressing Gaza Protests

The article addresses the crisis in academia and advocates for solidarity with Palestinian students facing Israeli brutality amid campus protests. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Berkeley Schools Superintendent to Testify Today on Capitol Hill

Campus protests have shifted as primary and secondary school leaders face congressional inquiries into campus antisemitism. [ more ]
morecampus-protests
#berlin
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Berlin

Germany: Antisemitic incidents in Berlin hit record levels DW 05/22/2024

A significant increase in antisemitic incidents reported in Berlin in 2023, with a record number since 2015, influenced by the conflict between Hamas and Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Berlin

Germany: Antisemitic incidents in Berlin hits record levels DW 05/22/2024

Antisemitic incidents in Berlin surged in 2023, showing the highest recorded number since RIAS started in 2015. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Berlin

Germany: Antisemitic incidents in Berlin hit record levels DW 05/22/2024

A significant increase in antisemitic incidents reported in Berlin in 2023, with a record number since 2015, influenced by the conflict between Hamas and Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Berlin

Germany: Antisemitic incidents in Berlin hits record levels DW 05/22/2024

Antisemitic incidents in Berlin surged in 2023, showing the highest recorded number since RIAS started in 2015. [ more ]
moreberlin
#france
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

France investigating whether Russia behind' graffiti on Holocaust memorial

France is investigating potential Russian coordination of graffiti on Paris Holocaust memorial. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

French Police Shoot Dead Man Who Tried to Set Synagogue on Fire

The police shot and killed a man in northern France after he tried to set fire to a synagogue in Rouen. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
France politics

French police fatally shoot a man suspected of planning to set fire to a synagogue

French police shot and killed a man suspected of setting fire to a synagogue in Rouen. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

French police shoot dead armed man who set fire to Rouen synagogue

French police shoot dead armed man setting fire to synagogue in Rouen amid rising antisemitic attacks. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

France investigating whether Russia behind' graffiti on Holocaust memorial

France is investigating potential Russian coordination of graffiti on Paris Holocaust memorial. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

French Police Shoot Dead Man Who Tried to Set Synagogue on Fire

The police shot and killed a man in northern France after he tried to set fire to a synagogue in Rouen. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
France politics

French police fatally shoot a man suspected of planning to set fire to a synagogue

French police shot and killed a man suspected of setting fire to a synagogue in Rouen. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

French police shoot dead armed man who set fire to Rouen synagogue

French police shoot dead armed man setting fire to synagogue in Rouen amid rising antisemitic attacks. [ more ]
morefrance
#congressional-hearings
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Anyone Want to Be a College President? There Are (Many) Openings

American college leadership is facing intense scrutiny and tumultuous transitions, with several university presidents stepping down amid controversies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Antisemitism Accusations Against Staff Pose Dilemma for School Leaders

Republicans demand school leaders to fire educators accused of antisemitism during congressional hearings. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Anyone Want to Be a College President? There Are (Many) Openings

American college leadership is facing intense scrutiny and tumultuous transitions, with several university presidents stepping down amid controversies. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Antisemitism Accusations Against Staff Pose Dilemma for School Leaders

Republicans demand school leaders to fire educators accused of antisemitism during congressional hearings. [ more ]
morecongressional-hearings
#donald-trump
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Doug Emhoff Calls Trump a Known Antisemite' as Biden Team Steps Up Attacks

Doug Emhoff called Donald Trump a known antisemite, sparking tension and accusations amid Biden's campaign against Trump's language about Jews. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Trump Posts Video Online With Newspaper Headline About Unified Reich'

Former President Trump posted a video on Truth Social featuring hypothetical newspaper articles celebrating a 2024 victory and using controversial language. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Doug Emhoff Calls Trump a Known Antisemite' as Biden Team Steps Up Attacks

Doug Emhoff called Donald Trump a known antisemite, sparking tension and accusations amid Biden's campaign against Trump's language about Jews. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Trump Posts Video Online With Newspaper Headline About Unified Reich'

Former President Trump posted a video on Truth Social featuring hypothetical newspaper articles celebrating a 2024 victory and using controversial language. [ more ]
moredonald-trump
#germany
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany: Politically motivated crimes spike in 2023 DW 05/21/2024

Politically motivated crimes in Germany surged in 2023 due to factors like Middle East conflict and domestic polarization. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany sees record number of politically motivated crimes DW 05/21/2024

Politically motivated crimes in Germany rose significantly in 2023 due to factors like the war in the Middle East and increased political polarization. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

German police raid pro-Palestinian group in Duisburg DW 05/16/2024

Germany's state NRW banned group over alleged Hamas support and antisemitism. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany: Politically motivated crimes spike in 2023 DW 05/21/2024

Politically motivated crimes in Germany surged in 2023 due to factors like Middle East conflict and domestic polarization. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany sees record number of politically motivated crimes DW 05/21/2024

Politically motivated crimes in Germany rose significantly in 2023 due to factors like the war in the Middle East and increased political polarization. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

German police raid pro-Palestinian group in Duisburg DW 05/16/2024

Germany's state NRW banned group over alleged Hamas support and antisemitism. [ more ]
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#hate-crimes
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Antisemitic hate crimes in London treble in year, data shows

Antisemitic hate crimes in London tripled in 2023, highlighting a concerning trend. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Education

Op-ed | A unified front: NYC public schools' courageous stand against hatred | amNewYork

NYCPS, led by Chancellor Banks, takes a stand against antisemitism and hate crimes while fostering a safe and inclusive educational environment. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Antisemitic hate crimes in London treble in year, data shows

Antisemitic hate crimes in London tripled in 2023, highlighting a concerning trend. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Education

Op-ed | A unified front: NYC public schools' courageous stand against hatred | amNewYork

NYCPS, led by Chancellor Banks, takes a stand against antisemitism and hate crimes while fostering a safe and inclusive educational environment. [ more ]
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www.amny.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams blasts Washington Post report as antisemitic'

Mayor Adams denies influence by billionaires in decision-making process related to pro-Palestinian encampments at college campuses. [ more ]
#french-police
euronews
2 months ago
France politics

Hundreds gather in Paris to light candles after synagogue attacked

Around 200 people gathered in Paris to remember the synagogue attack in Rouen at the beginning of Jewish Shabbat. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
New York City

French police fatally shoot a man suspected of planning to set fire to a synagogue

French police neutralized a man armed with a knife aiming to set fire to a synagogue, amid increasing tensions over the Israel-Hamas conflict. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
France politics

Hundreds gather in Paris to light candles after synagogue attacked

Around 200 people gathered in Paris to remember the synagogue attack in Rouen at the beginning of Jewish Shabbat. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
New York City

French police fatally shoot a man suspected of planning to set fire to a synagogue

French police neutralized a man armed with a knife aiming to set fire to a synagogue, amid increasing tensions over the Israel-Hamas conflict. [ more ]
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The New Yorker
2 months ago
New York City

The Two-Pronged Attack on a Muslim Judicial Nominee

The Senate Judiciary Committee hearing focused on nominees Berner and Mangi, with Mangi's potential historic appointment as the first Muslim federal appellate judge gaining attention. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Harvard Ignored Antisemitism Advisory Group's Recommendations, House Committee Says

Harvard accused of suppressing antisemitism findings and not implementing recommendations despite rising incidents on campus. [ more ]
#investigation
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

House committee seeks documents from UCLA over antisemitism

The U.S. House Education and Workforce Committee is investigating UCLA for its response to antisemitism and protection of Jewish students. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

DOE never investigated 'Kill the Jews' chants at Brooklyn HS, despite Banks claims to the contrary: lawyer

City schools Chancellor David Banks denied reports of hate-filled chants at a Brooklyn high school during a congressional hearing, but critics claim DOE failed to investigate. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

House committee seeks documents from UCLA over antisemitism

The U.S. House Education and Workforce Committee is investigating UCLA for its response to antisemitism and protection of Jewish students. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

DOE never investigated 'Kill the Jews' chants at Brooklyn HS, despite Banks claims to the contrary: lawyer

City schools Chancellor David Banks denied reports of hate-filled chants at a Brooklyn high school during a congressional hearing, but critics claim DOE failed to investigate. [ more ]
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www.dw.com
2 months ago
France politics

France: Macron condemns 'odious' Holocaust Memorial attack DW 05/15/2024

Authorities and Jewish groups have condemned a hateful graffiti attack on a Holocaust memorial in Paris, stressing the significance of preserving memory and standing against antisemitism. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

Southwestern blasts student's anti-Israel commencement speech

Southwestern University condemned a student for delivering an antisemitic speech at commencement despite being voted by Phi Beta Kappa members. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Campus protest crackdowns claim to be about antisemitism but they're part of a rightwing plan

The growing protest movement in solidarity with Palestine is seen as a threat to American liberal democracy by some commentators. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
2 months ago
Education

Donations to Colleges Have Been Political for Much Longer Than the Recent Billionaire Rebellion

University donors cutting off funding due to conflicts over protests and antisemitism raise questions about financial influence and charitable allocation. [ more ]
#campus-safety
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

College Parent Arrested After Confrontation at Syracuse Campus Protest

The arrest of a New York City public relations executive at a pro-Palestinian encampment highlights tensions and safety concerns at Syracuse University. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

University leaders must take personal' care to protect Jewish students, Sunak says

University leaders should take personal responsibility for protecting Jewish students on campus. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

College Parent Arrested After Confrontation at Syracuse Campus Protest

The arrest of a New York City public relations executive at a pro-Palestinian encampment highlights tensions and safety concerns at Syracuse University. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

University leaders must take personal' care to protect Jewish students, Sunak says

University leaders should take personal responsibility for protecting Jewish students on campus. [ more ]
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New York Post
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Biden's self-serving delusions are teeing up a WIDER Mideast war

President Biden addresses antisemitism, concerns about inflation, and policy confusion in recent speeches. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
NYC politics

The week in whoppers: Kathy Hochul reveals her racial bias, Rep. Jamaal Bowman gaslights on Jewish history and more

Gov. Kathy Hochul's comment on black children's knowledge highlights elitist perception in mainstream Democrats. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Law

Elite Biglaw Firm Adopts Tougher Background Checks For New Hires Amid Campus Protests

Biglaw firms scrutinize incoming associates' views on Israel/Hamas conflict. Sullivan & Cromwell announces stringent vetting process post anti-war protests. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Writing

Valuing Free Speech Doesn't Mean Accepting Antisemitism

The changing landscape of representation and trust due to political climate and antisemitism. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Students across Europe hold Gaza war protests ahead of UN vote on Palestinian statehood

Dutch police arrested 32 individuals during a Gaza war protest at the University of Amsterdam over violence and vandalism. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
2 months ago
Education

Berkeley superintendent faced intense questioning on Capitol Hill on alleged antisemitism

Community groups urge federal probe into racism and Islamophobia at Berkeley schools. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Antisemitic graffiti found at NYC elementary school while schools boss claims to Congress incidents dealt with in 'appropriate fashion'

Antisemitic graffiti discovered on a Brooklyn school wall sparked community outrage and swift response from authorities. [ more ]
#david-c-banks
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

In Combative Hearing, New York School Chief Turns Tables on Republicans

David C. Banks stood firm against accusations of poorly addressing antisemitism in NYC schools, acknowledging the issue while challenging lawmakers and maintaining his stance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

In Combative Hearing, New York School Chief Turns Tables on Republicans

David C. Banks, New York City schools chief, vehemently addressed accusations of poorly responding to antisemitic incidents during a House hearing. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

In Combative Hearing, New York School Chief Turns Tables on Republicans

David C. Banks stood firm against accusations of poorly addressing antisemitism in NYC schools, acknowledging the issue while challenging lawmakers and maintaining his stance. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

In Combative Hearing, New York School Chief Turns Tables on Republicans

David C. Banks, New York City schools chief, vehemently addressed accusations of poorly responding to antisemitic incidents during a House hearing. [ more ]
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www.npr.org
2 months ago
Education

Republicans and K-12 school leaders clash over handling of antisemitism

Republican lawmakers expand fight against antisemitism in K-12 education with mixed results during House Education Committee hearing. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Education

Schools Chancellor David Banks testifies in Congress about antisemitism in NYC schools

Lawmakers question NYC Schools Chancellor on combating antisemitism in public schools amid nationwide surge. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Education

Jewish Columbia students pen powerful open letter to anti-Israel protesters: 'We can repair our campus'

Jewish students at Columbia University respond to anti-Israel protesters to repair divides and combat demonization. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

High school journalists published a pro-Hitler quote heard on campus. This is what happened next

The publication of an offensive quote in a student newspaper sparked a debate about antisemitism and freedom of the press. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

How to Define Antisemitism' Is a Subject of Bitter Debate.

The challenge of defining and confronting antisemitism on college campuses. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

Education Department provides new guidance on antisemitism

Guidance on complying with federal civil rights law for colleges and universities amid antiwar protests and antisemitic incidents. [ more ]
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