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News | Antisemitism Watch

The targeting of Jewish teenagers on Oxford Street is a wake-up call

When a friend shared a video of drama on Oxford Street on Monday night, I knew it would go viral. The clip showed a gang of men harassing a group of Jews on a bus, spitting, cursing, making obscene gestures, and even appearing to perform a Nazi salute.
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Politics | Opinion

The Most Legitimate State on Earth - Tablet Magazine

Israel is the model for the nation-state idea on which the current global order was founded. That's why opponents of the idea see it as a target.

Politics | Opinion

The Other War – Jewish Policy Center

The Hamas terror attack on three Israelis in the Old City of Jerusalem on Sunday, and the death of one, received little attention in the American press. The victims were Jews who had just visited the Western Wall to pray, and the deceased was planning to

Politics | Opinion

Israel needs a narrative strategy. This is why.

  A fascinating BBC TV series has explored the way in which Britain’s former Labour prime ministers, Tony Blair and

History | History

A Call to Action: Join the Maccabees

A giant menorah is lit up to celebrate Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Dec. …

History | History

Jews in the Wild West

10 surprising facts about Jews in the American Frontier.

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

"Eight Lights for Eight Nights" Chanukah Companion - A printable companion to help you celebrate Chanukah

To help you celebrate a most uplifting and joyous Chanukah, Chabad.org has prepared Eight Lights for Eight Nights, a night-by-night program to be printed and enjoyed.

News | News

Elder Of Ziyon - When the Temple Mount is Closed to Jews after One of Us is Murdered

What is the effect of an edict forbidding Jews from ascending to the Temple Mount after a Jew is murdered by an Arab terrorist?

Politics | Opinion

Richard Gere et al, thanks for the reminder to bless Israel

Richard Gere and more than 100 other movie notables signed a letter not to bless, but to curse the precious land and its holy people. Op-ed.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous

Hey American businesses: Hanukkah is not the Jewish Christmas

Hanukkah celebrates Jewish freedom from assimilation; it doesn't need Jewish-Christmas decorations or Jewish-Christmas movies or Jewish elfs-on-the-shelf

Miscellaneous | Judaism

My Father, My Superman - Health & Wellness

I watched my father, encloaked not in a red cape but in a weathered, white tallit, a joyful Chassidic melody on his lips.

History | Archeology

Israeli Archaeologists Just Unearthed A 2,100-Year-Old Fortress That Provides ‘Tangible Evidence’ Of The Hanukkah Story

Unearthed in the ancient city of Maresha, the 2,100-year-old fortress was destroyed by Jewish warriors rebelling against the Seleucids.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

How Radical Fringe Groups Manipulate Westerners Against Israel

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men are seen through a panel as they pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City while …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Helen Mirren attacked on social media over Golda Meir role

The British actress, who won an Oscar for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II, is under fire for accepting the role of Israel's first female Prime Minister.

News | News

Jewish historian shuns award from Polish government’s history center | The Times of Israel

Eliyana Adler says Pilecki Institute suppresses Holocaust research and ignores how some Poles profited from murder of their neighbors; site director calls allegations 'unfounded'

Politics | Media Bias

New York Times Video Depicts Israeli Soldiers Winning Pizza Coupons by Shooting Palestinians for ‘Fun’

A taxi passes by in front of The New York Times head office, Feb. 7, 2013. Photo: Reuters / Carlo …

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Why Aren’t Shellfish Kosher?

Shellfish do not have kosher signs. But what if they did?

News | News

Elder Of Ziyon - Modern Orthodox Jews apparently make the best negotiators between Israel and Arabs

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

Miscellaneous | Chanukah

How This Rabbi Built 30,000 Public Menorahs

A Chabad emissary in New Jersey has taken menorah construction to new heights

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Judaism: Why Is the Contemporary Prayer Book So Long?

During the days of the First Temple, no formal prayer was needed.

News | Jewish Community

An American Rapper and a Soviet Child: Parallel Journeys of Return

My childhood could not have been more different from that of Nissim Black.

News | News

Over Half of UK Population Doesn’t Know Six Million Jews Were Killed in Holocaust, Study Shows

The arrival of Jewish refugee children in London, Feb. 1939. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. A new survey found disturbing levels of …

Politics | Opinion

Fighting Anti-Semitism: Lessons From Kristallnacht

We must recognize that racial hatred is not a uniquely Jewish problem, and that what starts with the Jews, seldom ever ends with the Jews.

News | News

StandWithUs Launches Website Exposing Corporate Antisemitism

StandWithUs is a non-profit international education pro-Israel organization. StandWithUs supports Israel and fights Antisemitism through education.

Miscellaneous | Chanukah

Chabad: Chanukah Basics

The Chanukah story, Chanukah observances, Chanukah FAQs and the menorah lighting procedure in succinct form -- with a plethora of links that lead to the unabridged version...

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Uncertainty, Unknowability, and Free Will in Kabbalah and Quantum Mechanics - Torah & Science

Developments in the physical and biological sciences over the last two millennia have, in the minds of many, challenged the belief systems of the major Western religions. Consequently, many Jews and others longing to understand the nature of reality and the meaning of human existence have been lured away from their faiths in a quest for more ‘objective’ truths.

Politics | Debunking Lies

The ‘indigenous Palestinians’ lie

Lovers of Israel must explain and document the truth repeatedly, because so many people still haven’t heard - and the lies travel fast. Op-ed.

News | Antisemitism Watch

HonestReporting Clarification: Twitter's New Middle East & North Africa 'Editorial Curation Lead' Apologizes for Antisemitic Posts

Given Fadah Jassem's apology, HonestReporting urges her to take a public stand against widespread anti-Jewish racism on Twitter.

News | Antisemitism Watch

'Emily in Paris' actress calls on Instagram followers to play 'Secret Hitler'

  Actress Ashley Park, who co-stars in the hit Netflix series Emily in Paris, published a post on Instagram recently

Politics | Opinion

Hating Jews is Becoming a Leftist Purity Test

The Jewish groups that failed to fight campus anti-Semitism are about to live under it.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

House Dems To Introduce Resolution to Condemn Israel, Praise Terrorist Palestinian Groups

A contingent of House Democrats plans to introduce a resolution urging the Biden administration to condemn Israel while also supporting six Palestinian groups that are designated as terrorist organiza...

News | News

Neo-Nazis hang ‘Vax the Jews’ banner near Texas JCC, synagogues

Jewish mayor of Austin says he's 'heartbroken to see antisemitic hatred' in the Texas capital after Goyim Defense League puts sign on bridge

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Learning From Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks - Jewish Life

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, who passed away on Shabbat, 20 Cheshvan, 5781, was an international religious leader, philosopher, and respected moral voice. The author of over 30 books, he served as the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth from 1991 to 2013 and took his seat in the House of Lords in October 2009.

Politics | BDS

Florida to Cut Unilever Investments Within Days Over Ben & Jerry’s West Bank Boycott

Tubs of ice-cream are seen as a labourer works at Ben & Jerry’s factory in Be’er Tuvia, Israel July 20, …

Politics | Opinion

Is Mayim Bialik too Jewish for 'Jeopardy!'?

  It may turn out that a lot of Americans are devoting as much thought to the question of who

News | Antisemitism Watch

Anti-Semitic Radicals Cancel Appearance Because Jewish Groups Will Attend – PJ Media

Anti-Semitic climate “activist“ group Sunrise withdrew from a D.C. rally simply because (liberal) Jewish organizations also planned to participate.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Climate Change Group Boycotts D.C. Voting Rights Event over 'Zionist' Participation

The District of Columbia chapter of the Sunrise Movement said it would not participate in voting rights rally because of "Zionist" groups.

Entertainment | Movies & Television

The Academy Museum ignores Hollywood’s Jewish founders – The Forward

The new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles neglects Hollywood's Jewish founders

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

'Sabbath for $400': Chulent stumps Jeopardy contestants in question about Shabbat restrictions

Mayim Bialik, the show's host, explained the dish's roots in the prohibition on lighting fires on Shabbat.

News | Antisemitism Watch

The problem with Corbyn, AOC and left-wing antisemitism

How can the Left, which proudly champions the equality of all, be bigoted against Jews?

Politics | Opinion

Why are Jews so quick to defend our enemies?

Jewish schools must not teach their pupils a one-sided narrative of Palestinian victimhood

News | Antisemitism Watch

Auschwitz-Birkenau Site Vandalized With Antisemitic, Holocaust Denial Graffiti

The main gate at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Photo: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. Wooden barracks at the Auschwitz II -Birkenau …

News | Antisemitism Watch

‘Pack Up Your Star’: German Jewish Musician Told to Hide Star of David to Check in to Leipzig Hotel

German singer and actor Gil Ofarim. Photo: Sven Mandel / Wikimedia commons German Jewish singer-songwriter Gil Ofarim alleged that he …

Politics | Opinion

The cost of Kamala validating 'Israeli genocide' speech

US VP Kamala Harris validated a student who accused Israel of ethnic genocide.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous

Why anti-Zionism and antisemitism are inextricably linked

  For centuries, Jews have debated who belongs to our community. While embracing a more inclusive Jewish world is an

Politics | Opinion

Is it ever okay to praise antisemitic blood libel?

  Does it matter if politicians let lies told by people they meet publicly go unanswered? That’s the question that

Politics | Media Bias

The Intercept Offers Impassioned Defense of Ph.D. Student/Teacher Who Called Israel Supporters 'Zionist Dirtbags'

While anti-Israel sentiment is no stranger on US college campuses, UNC's unequivocal support for a teacher who holds such views is alarming.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The Palestinian Authority

Israel: What is the '2-state solution' about?

  Last week, after the House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved the supplemental spending bill for the Iron Dome program, everyone

Politics | Politics

College Student Accuses Israel Of ‘Ethnic Genocide.’ Kamala Harris: ‘Your Truth Cannot Be Suppressed’

Vice President Kamala Harris supported a student who accused Israel of committing “ethnic genocide” against Palestinians on Tuesday.

Politics | Opinion

Who Would Hide a Jew if Nazis Took Over America?

There is something about most Jews that few non-Jews know: We Jews often ask ourselves if a non-Jew in our lives would hide us in the event of a Nazi-like outbreak. I don’t know if young Jews think about this, but nearly all Jews who grew up in the decade

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

College Democrats Leader Under Fire For Anti-Semitic Tweets

A College Democrats of America leader is facing pressure to resign after her anti-Semitic tweets resurfaced.

Politics | American Politics

After Near Defeat Of Iron Dome Funding, Mainstream Democrats Introduce ANOTHER Bill Endangering Israel

This is not an "occupation." It is legitimate and entirely lawful self-defense. It would be a lie — a blood libel — for the United States to declare Gaza to be occupied territory. Under international law, a military occupation may continue as long as

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous

On visible and invisible Jews

We all know that raw prejudice among Jews against those who are visibly Jewish—that they are loud, rude, unwashed, contemptuous towards outsiders and all the rest of that baggage—is our community’s dirty secret.

Politics | Opinion

The Left's embrace of violence against Jews

Why the Left seems to think it’s perfectly acceptable for Jews to die in the name of Palestinian self-determination. Op-ed.

Politics | Opinion

Twenty Years After Durban, What We Still Get Wrong About Left-Wing Antisemitism

Supporters of the antisemitic BDS movement in South Africa have issued a cautious ‘apology’ for demanding the expulsion of Jewish …

Politics | Opinion

When you vote to let terrorists kill Jews, that is antisemitism

In blocking funding for Israel's Iron Dome system, the Squad and others have gone from slurs to real-world consequences

News | News

Thousands gather at Western Wall for Hoshana Rabba

Mass prayers held at Western Wall ahead of Simhat Torah. Up to 8,000 worshippers permitted to gather at the Western Wall Plaza.

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

How a Rock Song Started Me on My Journey

thank the Byrds for their introduction to a lesson in Kohelet, Ecclesiastes.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Car Ramming Attack Attempted at LA Synagogue Sukkot Concert, Says Security Group

Congregation Shaarei Tefila in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Google Maps / screenshot A Jewish congregation in Los Angeles was left …

Politics | American Politics

GOP bill would keep settlement products labeled ‘Made in Israel’

Tenney argued that returning to the pre-Pompeo policy would empower those who seek to boycott the Jewish state.

Politics | Debunking Lies

The Palestinian assault on Jewish history and heritage

Hundreds of cherished Jewish sites in the Land of Israel which survived 2,000 years are being systematically destroyed right under our noses by the Palestinians. 

Miscellaneous | Sukkot

10 Tips for an Amazing Sukkot @ Home - Sukkot & Simchat Torah

You can create an over-the-top joyous Sukkot at home, one to
remember fondly long after the pandemic has been relegated to the dusty annals
of history.

Miscellaneous | Sukkot

13 Facts About Sukkot Every Jew Should Know - Sukkot & Simchat Torah

Sukkot is a weeklong festival celebrated by dwelling in the sukkah, taking the lulav and etrog and joyous feasting.

Miscellaneous | Sukkot

How to Build a Sukkah - The basics of building a sukkah and living inside it - Sukkot & Simchat Torah

This sukkah guide will lead you through the fun mitzvah of building and dwelling in a sukkah—from the permitted and required components in its structure, to the basic rules of living in the sukkah.

Politics | Campus Watch

Antisemitism Masked as Anti-Israel Bias at Berkeley

Poster held by a protester at a UC Berkeley student senate meeting on Feb. 3, 2020. Photo: Moi Stern Weisleder. …

Travel | Travel

The Catskills Was Once A Bustling Resort Region, But Now It's Almost Completely Abandoned

The Catskills remains one of Upstate New York's most scenic - albeit, abandoned - mountainscapes, and here's what happened to make it so.

Miscellaneous | The High Holidays

14 Tips for an Amazing Yom Kippur at Home - High Holidays

Many of us will be celebrating Yom Kippur alone. Here are our pro tips to making your at-home Yom Kippur meaningful and memorable.

Politics | Politics

Danny Lewin H'yd: The very first victim of 9/11 - Israel National News

His impact on people was so strong that, even today, battle-hardened CEOs and IDF sharpshooters get choked up when talking about him, in part, because his rise was so quick, so spectacular, and so tragically short. Op-ed.

Politics | Politics

CNN Erases Jews from the Story of Jerusalem

CNN has a problem with Jerusalem’s history. The network apparently views the utter destruction of the city, including the Second Temple – a historic

Politics | Politics

Biden Claims He Visited Pittsburgh Synagogue That Was Attacked; Synagogue Says That’s False

Democrat President Joe Biden claimed on Thursday that he visited the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, which was the site of a white supremacist terrorist attack that killed 11 people in 2018.

News | Jewish Community

Last Remaining Footage of Polish Jewish Community Before Holocaust Premieres as Movie at Venice Film Festival

Townspeople of the predominantly Jewish village of Nasielsk, Poland in 1938 as seen in Bianca Stigter’s “Three Minutes – A …

News | News

Thane Rosenbaum – The Eclipse of Jewish Cultural Power

Thane Rosenbaum – The Eclipse of Jewish Cultural Power SAPIR: A Journal of Jewish Conversations Culture, true culture, breathes life into societies — launching ideas, sparking conversations, changing minds, expanding horizons, stilling hearts.

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Criticized by Family Members for Becoming Religious

They think that the laws are stupid and separate me from them. And sometimes, I think that they’re right! I feel so alone and it makes me question the journey that I am on.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

30 Years Later: Remembering Crown Heights

Thirty years ago, anti-Semitic mobs plundered the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn for three days, chanting Nazi slogans, destroying Jewish homes and businesses, and lynching a young Jewish seminary student.

Miscellaneous | The High Holidays

Why Is Rosh Hashanah Before Yom Kippur? - Is it possible we've gotten these holidays all wrong?

Maybe we’ve got everything 100% wrong. Because if we’re thinking the holidays are backward, it’s likely we’ve got their meanings backward.

Miscellaneous | Chabad

A Short History of Bringing Shofar to the Streets

The first mitzvah campaign to bring Judaism to the individual, wherever he or she was

News | News

After Melbourne lockdown breach, hospital intern says send Jews to 'gas chamber'

Royal Melbourne Hospital 'working to rectify this situation,' as footage from Jewish engagement party that violated Australia's virus orders sparks antisemitic backlash

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Elder Of Ziyon - Brand new Daily Beast writer is a textbook case of modern antisemitism

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

USC Faculty Group Decries ‘Cruelly Alienating’ Statement on Israel Endorsed by Department

The University of Southern California campus. Photo: Padsquad19 via Wikimedia Commons. On Sunday, 53 University of Southern California (USC) faculty …

News | Jewish Community

A Chassidic Couple’s Path to Adoption

In spite of our investment in educational efforts, we couldn’t distract ourselves from yearning to have children of our own.

News | News

Prominent Anti-Semite Attends Obama Birthday Bash, Jewish Comedian Snubbed

Al Sharpton, the prominent anti-Semite and verbally challenged MSNBC host, was among the "sophisticated crowd" of guests who attended former president Barack Obama's 60th birthday bash on Martha's Vineyard over the weekend. Jewish comedian Larry David was

News | News

Arab and Jewish Singers Sing ‘Hallelujah’ in Arabic and English

Arab and Jewish Singers Sing ‘Hallelujah’ in Arabic and English H/T Algemeiner News Service by Shiryn Ghermezian Arab Israeli singer Valerie Hamaty and Jewish Israeli musician Tamir Grinberg came together on stage for a unique rendition of “Halleluj

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Waiting for social media companies to tackle anti-Semitism is utterly pointless

I am about to write one of the least surprising sentences that anyone who uses social media will ever read. A report published today by the Centre for Countering Digital Hate has found that the five biggest social media sites are a free-for-all for anti-J

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Twitter discriminates against me because I am a proud, unapologetic Jew

Twitter is a biased platform. We all know that. But their ability to influence goes a lot further than simply not banning antisemites.

News | News

Iconic Borscht Belt comic Jackie Mason dead at 93

Famed borscht-belt comedian Jackie Mason, who rose from a modest childhood on the Lower East Side to become one of the most famous funnymen of all time, has died. He was 93.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

The ADL head's disingenuous epiphany about left-wing antisemitism

  It’s a sad day when the head of the Anti-Defamation League receives accolades for acknowledging that anti-Semitism “also” hails

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Antisemitism Up Over 900 Percent on Social Media Giant TikTok, Finds University of Haifa Study

TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. …

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

How The ‘Clubhouse Rabbi’ Got Booted Off The App—For Confronting Antisemites On It

The pioneering invitation-only social media platform struggles with a growing hate speech problem

Sports | SPORTS

Orthodox Jewish ace from Long Island expected to be picked in MLB draft

At 6-foot-6, 224 pounds and armed with a 97 mph fastball, Jacob Steinmetz has rare gifts for a 17-year-old.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

Eric Garland questions demolition of Surfside condo due to ‘presence of Israeli Defense Forces’

"If anyone wants to see a blatant example of anti-semitism..."

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

The Jews Who Are Complicit in Jew-Hatred

When the New York Times finally reported on the plague of nationwide street vio-lence against Jews in the spring of 2021, more than a week after the attacks

Music | Music

Was Elvis Presley Jewish? A grave marker locked away for 4 decades suggests that he was.

Stored in the Graceland archives since 1977, Gladys Presley's headstone features a Star of David that holds the family's Jewish story.

Politics | Politics

A Response to ‘Rolling Stone’: Many Young Jews Like Me Support Israel

An antisemitic banner on display outside Clifton Hookah in Paterson, NJ. Photo: courtesy of ‘Stop Antisemitism.’ Marisa Kabas frames her …

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Why the Jewish People Await Moshiach - Parshah

There’s a secret reason the Jewish people have always wanted Moshiach, and that reason is very relevant to your life, right here, and right now.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Philly Food Truck Festival Canceled Over Inclusion of Jewish Vendor

A Philadelphia organization that works to feature immigrant chefs canceled a planned food truck festival over social media criticism that an Israeli vendor would be included. Eat Up the Borders, which operates a recurring food festival featuring immigrant

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Palestinian activists in NYC: ‘We don’t want two states. We want ALL of it’

"Finally, the truth."

News | News

Israel Seen: Greatest JEWISH Speech!

Israel Seen: Greatest JEWISH Speech! h/t Rudy Rochman This is hands down the MOST POWERFUL speech that talks about the struggles, identity and aspirations of the Jewish People. Herbert Pagani’s poem written in 1976 couldn’t be more relevant to

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Mayim Bialik: Common Myths About Orthodox Judaism--Debunked!

Karin Brooke’s post on Kveller about losing her daughter to religious fundamentalism struck a chord with me for a few reasons.
 First, I am technically a baal teshuvah–a person who took on Jewish observance later in life. I struggled a lot in college rega

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Jackie Mason: The 3 Constants in Life: Death, Taxes and Anti-Semitism

Well, it is happening again. My grandfather told me about it. My father told me about it. Every other Jew who came over from Europe told me about it. Even the New York Times told me about it. You got it, anti-Semitism and the persecution of Jews.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

'If you don't think antisemitism is real, wear a yarmulke for a week'

  Jewish outreach organization JewBelong.com is taking on antisemitism. Follow Israel Hayom on Facebook and Twitter With antisemitism on the

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Must One Honor Abusive Parents?

There are many kinds and levels of abuse, and different people can cope with and tolerate different situations and relationships.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

‘The Almighty Helped Me to Survive’: A Marine’s Tale From the Pacific Theater

When Bernard (Baruch) Haller enlisted in the United States Marines in 1941, he had two goals: to serve his country and to survive. To accomplish these goals, he knew that he’d need the help of a Higher Power. And so Haller, known to friends as Bernie, vowed then and there never to eat non-kosher meat and never to miss a day of tefillin.

Politics | Politics

Report: Gal Gadot asked by Warner Bros to take back tweet on Israel

Israeli actress reportedly asked by her bosses at Warner Bros. to take back heartfelt plea for peace on both sides in Israel-PA conflict.

Miscellaneous | Judaism

How Did the Mission of the Twelve Spies Go So Wrong?

Moses felt that the Israelites had no reason to fear the inhabitants, as they had all seen the great miracles wrought against the much more powerful Egyptians.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Volunteer Security Group Calls for Jewish Institutions to ‘Heed the Call’ After Vandal Attacks LA Synagogue and Kosher Restaurant

Evan Bernstein (l), now head of the Community Security Service (CSS), on the scene in Jersey City in the wake …

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Is Midrash for Real? - Part 1 in a series on the truth behind Talmudic tales

Torah, like any wisdom, has departments. You can’t study literature the same way you study biology, and you can’t critique poetry as you would journalism. So too, you can’t study one department of Torah the same as you study another.

News | Israel

If you side with Hamas, your antisemitism is showing

  For the past two weeks, rockets have been fired into civilian areas of Israel by the terrorist group Hamas.

News | News

17,000 tweet 'Hitler was right,' and Big Tech barely reacts

It’s not surprising, if you’re familiar with Twitter, to see how an outspoken defender of the Jewish people may find herself in its crosshairs.

News | News

How Social Media Validates Anti-Semitism by Censoring Everything but Anti-Semitism

People often forget that the very concept of political correctness was invented by Stalin's Soviet Union. Now... that social media companies have decided to become "Glavlit" -- to publish only material that is supposedly truthful and passes its

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Elder Of Ziyon - Palestinian groups in US fundraising for their heroes who attack Jews

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Worshipers at synagogue threatened by men screaming anti-Semitic slurs

The alleged agitators drove down 16th Ave in Borough Park yelling “f--k the Jews,” “kill the Jews” and “free Palestine."

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Throwing Israel Under The Bus Will Not Save American Jews

Israel and her people support every Diaspora Jewish community always, no questions asked.

News | Jewish Community

Jew Hatred: The New Furies of the Oldest Hatred

Take a good look at who is speaking out against Jew-hate. And who is staying silent.

Politics | Leftists & Antisemitism

AOC's and Her 'Squad's' Love Fest With Hamas Gives the Head of Simon Wiesenthal Center a Shocking Case of Deja Vu

The bombs between Israel and the Hamas terror group overseeing Gaza are quieted for the moment, but the rhetorical bomb-throwing is still going, especially in Washington, D.C....

News | Jewish Community

Jewish Lives Matter

In 2020, the fact that George Floyd was black was enough to presume — despite having no evidence — that his death was racially motivated. The “Black Lives

News | Jewish Community

Antisemitism Hits Boiling Point: It’s The 1930’s All Over Again - TheJ.ca

Canadian Jews face new reality of rocks, smokebombs, beatings and threats of rape and stabbings

News | News

US seeing wave of 'textbook anti-Semitism' amid Israel-Gaza tensions

From New York and California to Illinois and Utah, the recent conflict between Israel and Gaza has generated a disturbing backlash against American Jews – who have found themselves the targets of death threats, hate speech and violent physical attacks.

News | News

LA Jewish man chased by 2 vehicles waving Palestinian flags: 'They were yelling Allahu akbar'

Chilling surveillance footage obtained by Fox News shows the moment a Jewish man in Los Angeles was chased by two cars bearing Palestinian flags near his home earlier this week as they chanted "Allahu akbar" in an apparent attempt to run him over.

News | JEWISH COMMUNITY

Be advised: If you display the Israeli flag at a Tottenham Hotspur game, you will apparently ‘be asked to leave the stadium’

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News | Israel & The Jewish Community

At Least Two Antisemitic Outrages by Pro-Palestinian Thugs in Los Angeles Reported in Last 48 Hours

Pro-Palestinian thugs verbally abused and attacked Jewish diners outside a restaurant in Los Angeles. Photo: Screenshot. Police in Los Angeles …

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Cancel Culture Yawns as This Oscar Nominee Dances With Anti-Semitism

The wrong Tweet can end a career. A hostile joke from a decade ago might kill a once-in-a-lifetime gig.

Politics | Politics

Critical Race Theory and the ‘Hyper-White’ Jew


Imagine you’ve just been accepted to college. You open your welcome packet. It contains the bestseller all first-year students are expect...

News | Israel

On the 54th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification

54 years ago, on the Jewish date of the 28th of Iyar 5727, (June 7, 1967 CE on the Gregorian calendar), Israeli forces smashed through Jordanian barriers illegally dividing the city of Jerusalem in the final days of the Six Day War.  As gun...

Miscellaneous | Judaism

13 Facts About Learning Torah - Mitzvahs & Traditions

Torah study occupies a central place in Jewish life, but how much do we really know about this activity?

Miscellaneous | Judaism

9 Facts You Should Know About Mount Sinai - Shavuot

Mount Sinai is where G‑d Himself descended and struck a deal with His chosen people.

Politics | Politics

Biden provides a peek into the progressive Jewish mindset

US Jews are portrayed as driven by values not religion, engaged in left-wing activism and threatened by antisemitism that comes only from the right

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Healing Body and Soul - Daily Dose of Jewish Wisdom

Your body and your soul fuse together as one. Nothing happens in the soul that is not reflected in the body. And nothing happens in the body that doesn’t deeply affect the soul

Politics | Politics

John Kerry, Enemy of Israel

Let’s pause to reflect on how monumentally stunning it is that the former U.S. secretary of state allegedly tattled on Israel to Iran.

Advice & Self-Help | Jewish Wisdom

Thinking Healthy - Daily Dose of Jewish Wisdom

The Baal Shem Tov taught, “Where a person’s thoughts are, that’s where he is, all of him.”