Fighting Anti-Semitism

April 7, 2021

Jerusalem Declaration: An antisemitism definition that defends antisemites

by Mitchell Bard (JNS) — In the latest installment of Jews are our own worst enemies, a group of 211 professors have decided they should redefine anti-Semitism because they are not happy with the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition. To […]
February 23, 2021

ADL program a reminder for Jews to be vigilant against violent hate

by Richard Friedman There are a growing number of haters on the far right, driven by white supremacy, antisemitism, anti-government radicalism, grievance mindsets and conspiracy theories. These were among the takeaways from a recent online program on hard-right hate groups, […]
February 22, 2021

Conspiracy Theories and Today’s New Antisemitism

Protesters at “Unite the Right” rally, Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 12, 2017. Image Credit: Anthony Crider/Wikimedia Commons by Charles Lipson Today’s conspiracy theories, like their predecessors, frequently target Jews. This age-old hatred was on shameless display during the Capitol riots, where […]
February 20, 2021

Why are IfNotNow, other anti-Israel groups passionately opposed to IHRA antisemitism definition

by Georgia Leatherdale-Gilholy and Zac Schildcrout (JNS) — The self-proclaimed Jewish-American “progressive” organization IfNotNow hosted a discussion on Jan. 27 about “how the IHRA definition of anti-Semitism has been destroying the progressive movement.” The word “discussion,” may, in fact, be too generous […]
January 14, 2021

20 Years Later: Legacy of the antisemitic “anti-racism” Durban Conference

by Akiva Van Koningsveld ( — On the last day of 2020, Israel and the United States stood alone, not for the first time, by voting against the United Nation’s coming year’s budget. According to Washington’s ambassador to the UN, […]
December 17, 2020

JVP “antisemitism” event features Palestinian activists railing against Jews, Israel

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) speaking during a seminar on anti-Semitism hosted by Jewish Voice for Peace. Source: Screenshot. by Shiryn Ghermezian (JNS) — Antisemitism watchdog groups called out “disingenuous efforts” to address hatred against Jews displayed this week by anti-Israel […]
December 8, 2020

Why do many Jews try to undermine fight against Jew-hatred?

Supporters of Americans for Peace Now in Israel. Source: Americans for Peace Now/Facebook. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — A group of 122 Palestinian academics, journalists, writers and filmmakers signed a letter last month taking issue with the widespread adoption of […]
November 25, 2020

Antisemites fighting Antisemitism? Looking at an Orwellian Farce

by Ruthie Blum (JNS) — If George Orwell is spinning in his grave these days, he’s likely rolling so hard with laughter that it’s bringing him and the rest of us to tears. An upcoming webinar on Jew-hatred is but […]
November 17, 2020

Beware Of “Anti-Zionism Is Not Anti-Semitism” From The Left

by Micha Danzig “When people criticize Zionists, they mean Jews. You are talking anti-Semitism!” — Martin Luther King Jr. For years now, it has been open season on Jewish students at many college campuses in the United States and in […]