A quick summary, also provided to Paul at CJN: the Criminal Code charges for promoting hatred against women and Jews are going ahead with a hearing in February the criminal charge for uttering death threats – initiated by Lisa and I – is also going to another court hearing in February the panel reviewing the... View Article
Those in favor of selective admission to our country should heed the lessons of a century ago.
This all gets ever more dreadful. A vile event was put on at Warwick university last night. It was advertised as featuring unhinged claims that Israel was using eugenics to enhance the Jewish birthrate at the expense of Arab reproduction, and a disgusting proposal to retaliate by using eugenics to do the same in reverse to Israel. Show More Summary
Braving the frigid cold, members of Congress and an alliance of Jewish and Latinx community leaders gathered on the east lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday afternoon in a continuing push for a DREAM Act. For Latinx activists, widespread rumors of workplace raids by federal immigration agents, coupled with surprise arrests and deportations in […]
Don’t ask me how, but this treif-eating Jew has two children who attend Yeshiva University.
The country my family continues to dream of no longer exists for people like us. Maybe it never did.
The largest newspaper in Puerto Rico has apologized for running an opinion column that said Jewish people control the U.S. Congress and want to punish storm-ravaged Puerto Rico for its debt because they care so much about money.
Oskar Groening, 96, was convicted in 2015 as an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Jews.
“We should never forget that everything Adolf Hitler did in Germany was ‘legal’ and everything the Hungarian freedom fighters did in Hungary was ‘illegal.’ It was ‘illegal’ to aid and comfort a Jew in Hitler’s Germany. Even so, I am [...]
On Thursday, January 11, during a discussion of immigration with congressmen from both parties, the President of the United States was reported to have asked, “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” Such “shithole” countries included Haiti and a number of nations in...
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday visited a memorial to a Japanese diplomat who saved 6,000 European Jews from the Holocaust by issuing visas from war-torn Lithuania, in defiance of Tokyo. Abe visited the two-storey building, now a museum, that housed the consulate where Chiune Sugihara worked in the Baltic state's second city Kaunas. Show More Summary
KAUNAS, Lithuania (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the former Japanese consulate in Lithuania on Sunday to commemorate a Japanese diplomat credited with saving an estimated 6,000 Jews from almost certain death in 1940.
The editor of an alt-right “hate rag” has published another issue despite unusual criminal charges filed against him. James Sears was charged with willful promotion of hatred against women and Jews — a first in Ontario history — in his seasonally published Your Ward News,...
James Klutznick, chairman of Americans for Peace Now, dismissed the idea that Palestinians are now seeking equal rights in one democratic state by saying, that Israeli Jews will never allow there "to be civil rights for everybody and an equal vote." So maybe Peace Now is advocating for the wrong side?
NYT columnist Roger Cohen justifies Israel's human rights violations by saying,"If I, as a Jew, have lived a privileged life in the diaspora, it is in part because of the pride and strength that the new Jew of Israel forged."He's wrong. The era of Jewish exceptionalism is over.
Rebecca Vilkomerson's acknowledgment of Israel's travel ban of Jewish Voice for Peace -- "as we at JVP are now feeling the pain of exclusion, we are very aware that Palestinians have always faced profiling and bans on entry to Israel" -- recalls Spinoza's gracious acceptance of his excommunication by Amsterdam Jews in 1656. Show More Summary
Jacqueline Kent Cooke became infamous when the 29-year-old was recently arrested amid accusations of assault and using an insulting phrase toward a Jewish woman after video of the incident went viral. As seen in the above photo, Cook...Show More Summary
Hate crimes buck overall multi-year crime declines in New York.
President Donald Trump and Jews: Oy, it’s complicated. A claim in Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury book that Trump knows who is Jewish in his administration to a ” creepy” extent is just the latest accusation of the president’s sometimes unsettling attitude toward Jewish...
Zionism's adherents see the ideology as a kind of 'essence of life', essential to the survival of Jews. Therefore the person who breaks with the ideology has betrayed a social contract, and by citing liberal values, has offended Zionists and made them feel lesser, Jonathan Ofir explains. Show More Summary