Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Jewish

NJ Teen Accused Of Deliberately Swerving Car Twice To Hit Jewish Men

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Jackson, NJ - A New Jersey teenager is accused of deliberately swerving his car – twice – at two Jewish men while the passengers yelled insults about their religion. The inciden...

Watchdog Report Finds Alarming Spike In Israel-Related Anti-Semitism On College Campuses

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The number of Israel-related, anti-Semitic incidents against Jewish students on campuses increased 70 percent from 2017 to 2018, according to a report published on Tuesday by the n...

Canadian Officials Face Criticism For Honoring Ukrainian Nazi Collaborators

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Sambir, Ukraine - Canadian officials are receiving backlash from the Jewish community for honoring members of Ukrainian organizations that helped the Nazis in World War II. A ne...

Orthodox Jewish Man Violently Robbed In Williamsburg [VIDEO]

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Williamsburg - An Orthodox Jewish man was assaulted by several African-American youths in Williamsburg today. Video footage shows the man walking on Warsoff Pl near Park Ave, wh...

For Blacks and Jews, Annual Brooklyn Festival Takes on Greater Significance Following String of Anti Semitic Attacks

NEW YORK — At the end of August, the New York Police Department Hate Crimes Task Force investigated an alleged anti-Semitic attack near Brower Park in the Crown Heights neighborhoo...

Administrator At NY Jewish Day School Arrested For ‘Production Of Child Pornography’

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New York - An administrator at a prestigious Jewish middle school in New York City was arrested on suspicion for production of child pornography. In an email to the school commu...

President Of NJ City Council Uses Term ‘Jew Her Down’, Says it Referred to ‘Negotiating’

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Trenton, NJ - The president of the City Council in Trenton, New Jersey, allegedly used the term “Jew her down” during a closed-door meeting to describe the settlement at a lower ra...

Homeless Man Who Burned Down Minnesota Synagogue Officially Charged With ‘Negligent Fires’ Felony

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St. Louis- The homeless man charged with setting fire to a historic synagogue in northern Minnesota was sheltering in an alcove between the building and its sukkah. Matthew Jame...

Suspect In Shooting Of 68-Year-Old Man Outside Miami Synagogue Charged With Hate Crime

Miami - A man arrested last month in the shooting of a 68-year-old man outside a synagogue in Miami, Florida, was charged with a hate crime. Carlints St. Louis, 30, was arraigne...

Young Israel Calls On Bernie Sanders To Cut Ties With Anti-Semite Linda Sarsour

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Washington - The National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) today called on Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders to sever his ties with Linda Sarsour, who was rece...

Woman Assaulted at Flatbush Target Store, Attacker Repeatedly Pummels her While Recording Video

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BROOKLYN: A woman was assaulted Monday afternoon at a Target department store in Flatbush, NY, after the  woman allegedly reached for an item in the store and extended her hand ove...

Hillel Fuld Posts Tribute to his Heroic Brother, Ari, who was Brutally Murdered One Year ago Today

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The following was posted on Facebook by Hillel Fuld: One year ago, everything changed forever. I’ve never told this story, at least not in a public manner. Honestly, not sure...

OP-ED: No Jewish Child Left Behind

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OP-ED - I read recently of a city in which a school set up for rejected but problem-free children was forced to close by communal influence because – according to an affected paren...

Suspect Arrested On Arson Charge In Minnesota Synagogue Fire

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Duluth - A suspect was arrested in connection with the fire that burned to the ground a historic synagogue in northern Minnesota. The Adas Israel Synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota ...

Secret Diary Of Jewish Teen Killed By Nazis To Publish After Nearly 70 Years In Bank Vault

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The Holocaust diary of Polish Jewish teenager Renia Spiegel will finally be published after being sealed away in a New York bank vault for nearly 70 years, CNN reported. Spiegel...

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found On 9/11 At University Of Tennessee-Knoxvillez

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Knoxville - Anti-Semitic graffiti was found on “The Rock,” an iconic structure at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. The words “Jews did 9-11” and “Google: Dancing Israelis”...

Live Video Feed from the Funeral of Rabbi Shlomo Gissinger

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Lakewood - Rabbi Shlomo Gissinger of Lakewood, NJ passed away at the age of 75. Rabbi Gissinger was the Rav of Khal Zichron Yaakov, one of the largest congregations in Lakewood....

US State Department Announces Special Envoy For Holocaust Issues

Washington - The U.S. State Department announced on Thursday that Cherrie Daniels has been tapped to be its Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues. Founded in 1999, the Office of th...

Florida Man Apprehended For Threatening To Shoot Jews

Orlando - A Florida man who threatened to shoot up a local synagogue and has said publicly that he hates Jews was apprehended on Friday by the FBI. Hanson Larkin, 25, was in an ...

California Enacts ‘Mezuzah Bill’ Following Widespread Support Among Lawmakers

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California - California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law a bill that protects the right of Jewish residents to place a mezuzah on their doorposts, including dormitory rooms and ap...