Anti-Semitism


French Minister Condemns Vandalizing of Jewish Memorial

France’s interior minister has condemned the desecration of a prominent Jewish memorial plaque near Paris by unknown vandals as “cowardly and odious.” Gerard Collomb said the plaque in homage to…

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Documents Link Jackson Code Crackdown to Eruvin Complaints

Officials in Jackson Township, N.J., have steadily insisted that the recent ordinance effectively banning the construction of eruvin and a sharp uptick in enforcement of a long-ignored law regulating private…

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NJ Lecturer Suspended For Comments Praising Hitler

A New Jersey Institute of Technology lecturer seen on video apparently spouting anti-Semitic sentiments claimed Tuesday his comments were taken out of context. The Newark college has put Jason Jorjani…

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N. Carolina Jewish Family Target of 3 Vandalism Hate Crimes

Police have ramped up patrols following three hate crimes targeting one Jewish family in North Carolina. The Charlotte Observer reports that the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department has increased foot and bike…

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Hundreds March in Romania to Honor Elie Wiesel

Hundreds of people have marched in memory of the late Elie Wiesel in a northern Romanian town where thousands of Jews were deported to Nazi death camps. Romanians, Jews and…

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Jewish Family Attacked in France

French authorities and Jewish groups say a Jewish family was beaten, tied up and robbed in what the government described as an intentionally anti-Semitic act. The Interior Ministry denounced the…

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