Diaspora Jewry is the collective name for the Jewish communities outside of the Land of Israel. Historically, these communities go back to big historical events like the Babylonian exile, the siege of Jerusalem and the expulsion from Spain. Today, the biggest Diaspora communities exist in the United States, France, Canada, the UK and Russia.
Here’s what the IHRA definition says, why its supporters see it as a key for fighting Jew-hatred and why its critics are fighting it.
The FBI has found no evidence of Antifa involvement in the mob, but the idea has taken root in many right-wing circles.
An FBI memo warned of armed protests at all 50 state capitol buildings starting this weekend to protest Biden becoming president.
Nathan Freihofer, a second lieutenant, has millions of followers on TikTok, where he posted a joke about the Holocaust last August.
“A number of Zionist organizations want to convince us that Arab American Studies is ‘antisemitic.’ This is not only intellectually insulting but is also an inherently racist position,” he wrote.
The Anti-Defamation League recorded at least 11 antisemitic Zoom bombings in the United States and Canada in March and April alone alone.
This week, the US Holocaust Memorial Museum placed online more than 700 hours of audio recordings from the trials, as well as 37 reels of film introduced as evidence.
Praised by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a "huge Jewish patriot," Adelson died on Monday from cancer.
Memorial staff have increased security and called for locals to show respect and refrain from winter sports at the site of the camp.
C-SPAN caught Nadler carrying a bag from Zabar’s, the famed New York grocery store. The bold orange logo would be unmistakable to anyone familiar with it.
Dieker, 31, doesn’t just play Jewish music. She’s in an Irish rock band called Flannigan’s Right Hook, and she can sing in Turkish and Spanish.
“I’m happy that they’re [his parents] not seeing what’s going on now in the United States.”
Kristen Clarke says she erred in inviting an antisemitic author to speak while at Harvard.
The 92-year-old applauded what she called the center’s “organized” rollout in a video uploaded to Twitter by an aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday night.
The group, Tea Party Patriots, denied the claim by March to Save America that it was a funder of the event.
The synagogue is known internationally for nurturing, and burying, the legendary singer and poet Leonard Cohen.
The center “has the potential to become a national leader in the exploration of Jewish music.”
Lauder added that Adelson was optimistic about the State of Israel and its future and said, “He loved what Israel was doing, and he could not find fault with anything.”
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Weapons that were aimed for centuries at our forebears had been unearthed, and were now being aimed at us.
“This is like saying to Ku Klux Klan that they improve race relations in the US.”
The recently published children’s book by Cantor Steven Stoehr that aims to instill the importance of being a helpful and caring friend in addition to accepting those who are different.
‘Is this the home of Ladislav Kellner?’ I asked. ‘Yes,’ came the curt response, ‘but you can’t see him’
But I came home to my partner, Ruth, and said ‘I’m OK, but I’m going to have a little PTSD stuff for a couple days.’
A story of lost family, desperate searches, trails that went cold and ultimate reunification.
Corbyn to “unequivocally, unambiguously and without reservation” apologize for the comments he made, so far he has not.
The Jewish employee allegedly posted on a company channel on Slack, that colleagues in the Washington, DC area should “stay safe homies, Nazis are about."
A few days ago, news that one of the oldest houses in the Jewish district of Budapest will soon be demolished spread like wildfire on social media, sparking outrage.
allegedly told staff from two kosher restaurants that he does “not serve Jews” and thus is canceling their order
It’s not the first time that advocates for a Hasidic Jew convicted of a crime have pointed out a defendant’s minimal secular education as part of a bid to reduce a prison sentence.
Shomrim, a Jewish security group, called the incidents an antisemitic “hate crime,” adding on Twitter that the perpetrator “appears to have used blood.”
Idea described as “total nonsense,” unimplementable, and politically motivated ahead of upcoming Israeli elections.
That’s because earlier in the year, local Chabad leaders decided to reevaluate their security following an incident with a trespasser.
Tucarman was among the 5,000 Jews brought to the police station, where nearly half were beaten to death or shot.
This article does not do justice to the remarkable achievements of this man.
"We have the privilege to provide them with protection against the coronavirus. This is the moral order that every Jew carries in his heart - to make sure that they never walk alone."
Antisemitic incidents against Antwerp Jews, notably by those from a Muslim background, are common.
At least five deaths have resulted from the violence.
Hartman’s president, Yehuda Kurtzer, spoke with Yoni Appelbaum, the Atlantic’s Ideas editor, who also taught history and literature at Harvard University, Babson College and at Brandeis University.
The Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum tweeted at the e-commerce company, which sells customized craft items.
Leticia Remauro, a Republican consultant running for borough president, was protesting the closing of a bar last month for violating coronavirus restrictions.
The local Jewish community has all but disappeared in recent years in the Cliftonville area as part of a demographic reconsolidation of Jewish life in the United Kingdom.
“They wore Auschwitz shirts, erected gallows, and tried to hang the Vice President,” Ocasio-Cortez said of members of the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol.
Neutral during the Second World War, Portugal accepted roughly 50,000 Jewish refugees, yet Lisbon largely ignored the painful lessons of the Holocaust until now.
"The US-Israel relationship is stronger today because of him."
Don’t be fooled: Much like with the Charlottesville attack, what happened at the Capitol was no accident.
The arrest comes amid a nationwide crackdown on the Trump supporters who stormed the Capitol building last week.
The head of Austria’s Jewish community has apologized for COVID-19 vaccine doses that were administered to community members, including himself, who were not meant to receive them.
Sheldon Adelson was owner of Israel Hayom newspaper, CEO of Las Vegas Sands and a close friend of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Amazon, Apple and Google have all decided to ban the social media app Parler, which is popular among the far-right, from their platforms.
Ironically, neither of the restaurants vandalized considers itself exclusively Israeli.
“Why does Jack Dorsey continue to give Holocaust deniers and Jew-haters a bigger platform today than Hitler had in his time?”
Azman made the list because of the Jewish community's aid in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
The Jewish organization announced that the donations came from over 2,500 people, and the funding will underwrite services and programs as well as scholarships for those with disabilities.
Later in the day, a second kosher restaurant was also declined service by a Deliveroo employee, DNA reported.
Each got one thing wrong: The picture wasn’t from that day.
Growing up, I always wondered how Germany, an epicenter of European culture in the 1930s, could become such a dark, hateful place.
The Nazis murdered three million non-Jews in Poland, in addition to three million Jewish Poles — half of all the Jews they had murdered throughout Europe.
The lists here are in alphabetical order. Freshmen are noted.
In a Twitter thread, Ossoff described his trajectory from a teenage intern for John Lewis, the Georgia congressman and civil rights hero who died last year, to US senator.
Currently in Israel, 19-years-old LA native Gabbi Stein won 29 badges before obtaining the highest rank the scouts have.
"I'm living a dream, not quite sure if it's a dream or reality," said one family member.
Nigerian-born UK actress Kelechi Okafor drops out of a BBC program meant to deal with the #MeToo movement after learning she will be asked about alleged antisemitism.
"The use of the Yellow Star of David in an anti-vaccination protest is a disgrace and an insult to the memory of the victims of the Holocaust."
Some people who stormed the Capitol, including a West Virginia lawmaker, have been arrested.
The European Commission began using the IHRA definition in 2017 and the European Parliament adopted it for use in the same year.
Within her statement, the Democratic representative called out white supremacists directly for the crimes committed on Thursday, while firming a call to stand by her Jewish constituents and neighbors
He said that “antisemitism deserves the same contempt as Islamophobia and any other prejudice.”
She noted that while she and her family rarely ever came into contact with the German Führer, there was an air of fear surrounding his presence on the block.
Aaron Mostofsky, whose father is Kings County Supreme Court Judge Steven Mostofsky, entered the building wearing fur pelts and a bulletproof vest carrying a riot shield he said he found.
Miller issued an apology that said she was an ally of the Jewish community as well as pro-Israel.
The coronavirus pandemic has caused a massive increase in demand for Amudim's services with case volume rising exponentially.
Turkey’s ruling regime has slammed Biden frequently last year and also bashed his choice of Brett McGurk last week, a former anti-ISIS envoy.
“I’m most annoyed that my parents can’t get the vaccine,” said Sheer Lichtash, 21, a student at New York University and dual citizen of Israel and the US.
White supremacists were among the marauders who raided and looted the Capitol on Wednesday in a bid to overturn Joe Biden’s defeat of President Donald Trump.
“I guess I’m a purist,” Gribetz said. “But I’ve suffered. And I continue to suffer.”
The TA asked in a Twitter poll if he should give a pro-Israel student their points in an exam "even though they support your ethnic cleansing."
"My cultural identity was formed as a result of my family, both chosen and chosen for me, and that has always been Latinx,” Bannan said.
Several reports have shown that right-wing extremism has even seeped into the country’s police forces, including one elite squad that the government disbanded over its “toxic leadership.”
“We cannot be silent bystanders. We must speak up and take action wherever and whenever we witness hatred and threats of violence."
Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes, who said he quit the group in 2018, was spotted in the DC crowd.
A retired airplane mechanic, Marvin came down with a fever in late March. Zippora, a former travel agent who worked for the now-defunct airline TWA, got one several days later.
The case against the district was brought by the NAACP.
The far-right activists called on Israel and the Jews to assume responsibility specifically for Holodomor, a famine that killed millions of Ukrainians in the 1930s.
“We share the anger of our fellow Americans over the attack at the Capitol and condemn the assault on our democratic values and process."
The research will be led by academics from the University of Southern California, Standford, Washington as well as professionals from Microsoft.
The city's vaccine campaign only began on Tuesday.
The new Congress has at least 33 Jewish members, in the House and Senate, among those who would have been present today.
"I'm gonna get in your face now and I'll tell you why, yid (a term for Jew)," shouted the pro-Trump protester.
“I really just tried to keep my head down. I really was genuinely afraid to engage.”
Professional journalists and smartphone-wielding citizens have made clear that we are in dire need of heaven’s help.
“Everyone in my world has been warning of this exact thing,” said Heidi Beirich, who’s been monitoring extremists for 20 years.
It was the second time this term her Jewish preschool had to close because Nazi hate groups and far-right extremists were marching in support of President Trump.
“The people protesting against mass election fraud broke into the capital. God bless America.”
Speaking in view of the Capitol building, Miller was discussing her emphasis on family values and the importance of convincing voters to elect Republicans when she invoked Adolf Hitler.
false accusations were spread mostly by activists in the past month, but an article published on Sunday in the UK's 'Guardian' exposed them to a wider audience.