Fighting Anti-Semitism

May 4, 2024

Reps. Gaetz, MTG cite claim that Jews killed Jesus in voting against antisemitism measure

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) at the 2021 AmericaFest in Phoenix, Ariz. Credit: Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia Commons. While many House Democrats opposed a bill defining antisemitism on the claims that it might criminalize anti-Israel rhetoric, some Republican opponents used […]
April 20, 2024

U.S. House deems “River to the Sea” chant antisemitic

Rep. Sydney Kamlager-Dove (D-Calif.). Source: Screenshot. by Kylie Ora Lobell (Jewish Journal) — The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution on April 16 declaring the slogan “From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free” antisemitic. Forty-four members […]
March 8, 2024

Why liberals have failed in the fight against antisemitism

Magen David (“Star of David”). Credit: Dziurek/Shutterstock. by Jonathan Tobin (JNS) — Turning points in history aren’t always obvious or easily recognized by those living through them. But the significance of Oct. 7 and the way the events of that […]
March 4, 2024

Walking the other way: L.A. students leave class to protest antisemitism

A view of the San Fernando Valley, with Woodland Hills and Warner Center in the foreground. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS) — Across the country since Oct. 7, groups of students have led walkouts during class time to protest against Israel’s […]
February 12, 2024

Florida House passes resolution denouncing Hamas-linked CAIR

Sign at the building entrance to CAIR headquarters. Credit: DCStockPhotography/Shutterstock. by Benjamin Baird (JNS) — A controversial “Muslim civil-rights and advocacy” organization experienced a major blow to its reputation last week after the Florida House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in […]
January 5, 2024

Two Muslim academics spew antisemitism in Texas, California sermons

Quran. Credit: Ahmad Ardity/Pixabay. In Friday sermons streamed live on YouTube, two men let loose with a broad variety of Jew-hating invective. Ghaith Arodaki, who identifies as an entrepreneur and recently graduated from San Jose State University, spoke on Dec. […]
December 15, 2023

Ten Reasons why Anti-Zionists are Antisemites

An anti-Israel protest in London in June 2021. Credit: Loredana Sangiuliano/Shutterstock. by Jarrod Tanny (JNS) — (1) Before 1948, anti-Zionists rejected an independent Jewish state as the best approach to solving the Jewish question, but they nevertheless understood that Zionism […]
November 14, 2023

The Woke-Hamas Alliance is Real — And Seeks Our Elimination

Tens of thousands of people rally in Melbourne, Australia, in solidarity with the Palestinian people amid war between Israel and the Hamas terrorist organization in the Gaza Strip, Oct. 15, 2023. Credit: Matt Hrkac from Mel via Wikimedia Commons. by […]
October 30, 2023

“Sherry,” Your Antisemitism is Showing

by Jonathan Feldstein I run the Genesis 123 Foundation, a non-profit whose mission is to build bridges between Jews and Christians, and Christians with Israel. In the last few weeks, since the horrifying and inhuman attack against Israel by Hamas’ […]
October 26, 2023

Heritage Foundation president: ‘Antisemitism is not even human. It’s evil’

Kevin D. Roberts, president of the Heritage Foundation. Credit: Courtesy. (JNS) — The launch of a new group, the Coalition of Catholics Against Antisemitism, is “not just important and timely, but urgent and overdue,” Kevin Roberts, president of the Heritage […]
October 20, 2023

Jewish students respond to “Day of Jihad” with Day of Lovingkindness

Uriel Sussman. Credit: Yeshiva University. by David Swindle (JNS) — The Hamas terrorist organization that rules the Gaza Strip held an anti-Israel “Day of Jihad” on Oct. 13 putting Jewish organizations worldwide on high alert for antisemitic violence. Jewish college […]