Antisemitism is hostility towards or prejudice against the Jewish people. Since biblical times, Jews experienced periods in which they were persecuted for refusing to adopt the religion and culture of the ruling societies in which they lived. The rise of Christianity and perception of Jews as rejectors of Jesus led to a rise in antisemitism.
Elon Musk was asked how he would balance suspending Kanye West on Twitter and freedom of expression during a live Q&a session on Twitter.
The White House will address rising antisemitism in a roundtable even with Jewish leaders, hosted by the second gentleman Douglas Emhoff.
Jokes about Jews have been found throughout history, many made by Jews themselves, who are no strangers to self-deprecating humor. However, antisemitism in comedy is alive and well.
Akon appeared in a SkyNews interview and declined to condemn any of Kanye West's comments because they don't affect him.
“This hatred must be combatted with boundless love for each other,” Portman said.
This isn’t the first instance of antisemitic, homophobic and racist graffiti to appear in Maryland.
"I am Jewish, it's what I am, it's [how] I was born. I'm very proud of it, and I will fight for it. I will fight for my people in the Octagon (the UFC fighting cage) or wherever need be."
This is the first time a state higher education system itself actively adopted the measure rather than doing so through legislative decree or gubernatorial order.
The prevalence of anti-Jewish rhetoric and a number of high-profile antisemitic incidents are unlike the antisemitic milieu anywhere else.