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#Anti-Semitism

# anti-semitism - Friday 30 October, 2020

Labour warned of split after Corbyn suspension following anti-Semitism verdict
# Jeremy Corbyn
# Jeremy Corbyn

Labour warned of split after Corbyn suspension following anti-Semitism verdict

Oct 30th 2020, 12:02 PM 15,655 Views 17 Comments

Corbyn ally and union boss Len McCluskey called the move against the ex-leader an “act of grave injustice”

# anti-semitism - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald wants to 'clear the air' with Jewish leader over TD's anti-Semitic tweets
# Reada Cronin
# Reada Cronin

Mary Lou McDonald wants to 'clear the air' with Jewish leader over TD's anti-Semitic tweets

Feb 20th 2020, 4:04 PM 31,031 Views 115 Comments

Réada Cronin has apologised after writing that Israel had ‘taken Nazism to a new level’.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 29 December, 2019

London synagogue and shops daubed in anti-Semitic graffiti on Hanukkah
# North London
# North London

London synagogue and shops daubed in anti-Semitic graffiti on Hanukkah

Dec 29th 2019, 12:55 PM 21,459 Views 94 Comments

The Jewish holy symbol alongside the numbers “9 11” was spray-painted in red and purple on several premises.

# anti-semitism - Friday 13 December, 2019

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list
# Carnival Of Aalst
# Carnival Of Aalst

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list

Dec 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 29,594 Views 35 Comments

A float caricaturing Orthodox Jews with hooked noses and sitting on gold bags outraged Belgium’s 40,000-strong Jewish community.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Trump's chopper-side 'I am the chosen one' press conference met with confusion and criticism
# King Of Israel
# King Of Israel

Trump's chopper-side 'I am the chosen one' press conference met with confusion and criticism

Updated Aug 22nd 2019, 9:00 AM 61,411 Views 125 Comments

Trump’s language has been called anti-Semitic.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 26 May, 2019

German jews warned by top anti-semitism official over wearing traditional kippah cap in public
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

German jews warned by top anti-semitism official over wearing traditional kippah cap in public

May 26th 2019, 4:50 PM 17,522 Views 59 Comments

In issuing the warning, he said he had “alas, changed my mind (on the subject) compared to previously.”

# anti-semitism - Sunday 14 April, 2019

West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

West Ham 'disgusted' by fans' anti-Semitic chants after videos surface on social media

Apr 14th 2019, 12:15 AM 7,225 Views 3 Comments

The club have vowed to ban those responsible for the chants.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Blair calls Independent Group a 'fightback' against 'populism-enthralled' Labour
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Blair calls Independent Group a 'fightback' against 'populism-enthralled' Labour

Feb 26th 2019, 8:42 AM 12,939 Views 51 Comments

The former Labour leader said that Brexit had plunged Britain into “the throes of an unparalleled political crisis”.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Long identified as staunch friends of Israel, Democrats are now being accused of anti-semitism
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Long identified as staunch friends of Israel, Democrats are now being accused of anti-semitism

Feb 23rd 2019, 6:01 PM 16,525 Views 53 Comments

The claims have echoes of those against Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour.

# anti-semitism - Friday 2 November, 2018

Police launch probe into 'anti-Semitic hate crimes' within UK Labour Party
# Ongoing Row
# Ongoing Row

Police launch probe into 'anti-Semitic hate crimes' within UK Labour Party

Nov 2nd 2018, 9:44 AM 8,037 Views 77 Comments

The controversy surrounding the Labour Party just won’t go away.

# anti-semitism - Friday 17 August, 2018

Jewish Labour MP says internal probe made her think 'what it felt like to be a Jew' in Nazi Germany
# Corbyn Row
# Corbyn Row

Jewish Labour MP says internal probe made her think 'what it felt like to be a Jew' in Nazi Germany

Aug 17th 2018, 9:38 AM 16,889 Views 125 Comments

The ongoing anti-semitism controversy in the Labour party continues to rumble on.

# anti-semitism - Friday 3 August, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Anti-semites do not speak for me'
# Labour Row
# Labour Row

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Anti-semites do not speak for me'

Aug 3rd 2018, 7:48 PM 9,038 Views 88 Comments

In an opinion piece for The Guardian, Corbyn admitted he was too slow tackling anti-semitism within Labour.

# anti-semitism - Friday 4 May, 2018

Palestinian president apologises over alleged anti-semitic Holocaust remarks
# Mahmud Abbas
# Mahmud Abbas

Palestinian president apologises over alleged anti-semitic Holocaust remarks

May 4th 2018, 3:37 PM 9,976 Views 79 Comments

His comments sparked global anger, with the United States, United Nations, European Union and others criticising them.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

UK Labour anti-Semitism row: Jeremy Corbyn in spotlight after attending radical Jewish event
# Labour
# Labour

UK Labour anti-Semitism row: Jeremy Corbyn in spotlight after attending radical Jewish event

Apr 3rd 2018, 11:57 AM 13,213 Views 120 Comments

Allegations of anti-Semitism within the Labour party have grown since Corbyn was elected leader in 2015.

# anti-semitism - Monday 26 March, 2018

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack
# Paris
# Paris

French officials believe fatal stabbing of 85-year-old woman was anti-Semitic attack

Mar 26th 2018, 10:45 PM 14,635 Views 67 Comments

The woman was stabbed a number of times before her apartment was set on fire.

# anti-semitism - Monday 13 November, 2017

Museum removes 'fun' Hitler display after protests
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Museum removes 'fun' Hitler display after protests

Nov 13th 2017, 10:39 AM 15,094 Views 34 Comments

Visitors had been encouraged to take selfies with the waxwork.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Facebook to review ad policy after discovering messages could be aimed at 'Jew haters'
# Antisocial Network
# Antisocial Network

Facebook to review ad policy after discovering messages could be aimed at 'Jew haters'

Sep 16th 2017, 9:45 AM 6,760 Views 34 Comments

A report this week showed that advertisers could target messages to anti-Semitic segments.

# anti-semitism - Friday 15 September, 2017

Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column
# Sunday Times
# Sunday Times

Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column

Sep 15th 2017, 10:21 PM 31,721 Views 96 Comments

The presenter said she wants to “never ever think about it again”.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Sunday Times 'deeply sorry' for publishing controversial Kevin Myers column
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Sunday Times 'deeply sorry' for publishing controversial Kevin Myers column

Aug 6th 2017, 2:26 PM 18,373 Views 95 Comments

An apology printed today said the article “included unacceptable comments that caused offence to many”.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 30 July, 2017

German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on
# Rave Reviews
# Rave Reviews

German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on

Jul 30th 2017, 12:00 PM 12,462 Views 51 Comments

Angela Merkel attended the opening night of the Mastersingers of Nuremberg.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Former London mayor suspended from Labour Party for another year over Hitler comments
# UK
# UK

Former London mayor suspended from Labour Party for another year over Hitler comments

Apr 4th 2017, 9:12 PM 16,715 Views 59 Comments

Ken Livingstone had been suspended from the party last April for “bringing the party into disrepute.”

# anti-semitism - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Mar 10th 2017, 5:33 PM 8,937 Views 58 Comments

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Jewish communities in the US have faced a string of anti-semitic threats so far this year
# Heinous Acts
# Heinous Acts

Jewish communities in the US have faced a string of anti-semitic threats so far this year

Mar 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 8,347 Views 47 Comments

Over 500 headstones were damaged at the weekend at the Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 18 December, 2016

The FAI's new marketing guru has accused fans of anti-semitic abuse
# Jonathan Gabay
# Jonathan Gabay

The FAI's new marketing guru has accused fans of anti-semitic abuse

Dec 18th 2016, 10:12 AM 20,896 Views 60 Comments

On Thursday night, English branding expert Jonathan Gabay delivered a controversial brand review on the League of Ireland.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"
# Speech
# Speech

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:07 PM 614 Views 88 Comments

World Jewish Conference delegates hear Higgins address concerns over ‘walls’ and ‘fear’ challenging the world.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Ken Livingstone was (briefly) forced to hide in a toilet after some bizarre Hitler comments
# Total Mayor
# Total Mayor

Ken Livingstone was (briefly) forced to hide in a toilet after some bizarre Hitler comments

Apr 28th 2016, 2:55 PM 18,773 Views 110 Comments

He was also suspended from the Labour Party today.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Comedian's show ruled to be a 'demonstration of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial'
# France
# France

Comedian's show ruled to be a 'demonstration of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial'

Nov 10th 2015, 5:17 PM 12,830 Views 123 Comments

During his performance French comic Dieudonné M’Bala M’Bala brought a prominent Holocaust denier onto the stage.

# anti-semitism - Monday 7 September, 2015

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

Sep 7th 2015, 4:00 PM 21,086 Views 26 Comments

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

# anti-semitism - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'

Jul 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 952 Views 76 Comments

Oskar Gröning looks like he could be a kindly grandfather. He probably is. But he also volunteered to serve in one of the greatest murder camps ever constructed.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Chelsea warn fans over anti-Semitic abuse towards Spurs supporters at Sunday's cup final
# Taking A Stand
From The42
# Taking A Stand

Chelsea warn fans over anti-Semitic abuse towards Spurs supporters at Sunday's cup final

Feb 26th 2015, 10:12 PM 4,357 Views 15 Comments

After last week’s controversy in Paris, the club want to avoid further problems.

# anti-semitism - Monday 23 February, 2015

Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire

Feb 23rd 2015, 3:43 PM 20,812 Views 39 Comments

The chanting was filmed by a passenger on the London Underground before the Hammers’ 2-2 draw with Spurs.

# anti-semitism - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Video shows Jewish journalist spat at and insulted as he walks through Paris
# Ten Hours
# Ten Hours

Video shows Jewish journalist spat at and insulted as he walks through Paris

Feb 17th 2015, 10:49 AM 18,604 Views 313 Comments

The video was filmed in a similar fashion to the popular “10 hours of walking in NYC as…” videos to show what Jews living in Paris face.

# anti-semitism - Monday 26 January, 2015

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people

Jan 26th 2015, 8:03 PM 19,028 Views 113 Comments

The director was speaking to a group of Holocaust survivors in Poland today.

# anti-semitism - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Wigan chairman: 'Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Wigan chairman: 'Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else'

Nov 20th 2014, 6:47 PM 24,586 Views 93 Comments

Dave Whelan also claimed the word “chink” was not offensive in an interview with The Guardian.

# anti-semitism - Monday 11 August, 2014

Israeli Deputy Ambassador calls some Irish protesters an 'ignorant, anti-Semitic mob'
# Gaza
# Gaza

Israeli Deputy Ambassador calls some Irish protesters an 'ignorant, anti-Semitic mob'

Aug 11th 2014, 1:58 PM 31,745 Views 579 Comments

But she also had praise for the Irish government, and “those who defend Israel.”

# anti-semitism - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Jun 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 211 Views 24 Comments

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# anti-semitism - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Across Europe, Jews grapple with "new anti-Semitism"
# Judaism
# Judaism

Across Europe, Jews grapple with "new anti-Semitism"

Jun 8th 2014, 9:15 AM 15,500 Views 142 Comments

“We used to receive anonymous anti-Semitic letters. Now people sometimes send them with their name and address.”

# anti-semitism - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Belgium police release chilling footage of attack on Jewish Museum
# Brussels
# Brussels

Belgium police release chilling footage of attack on Jewish Museum

May 25th 2014, 5:29 PM 14,637 Views 23 Comments

Four people died in the incident.

Jewish community in Belgium on high alert after attack that left four dead
# Shooting
# Shooting

Jewish community in Belgium on high alert after attack that left four dead

May 25th 2014, 3:12 PM 6,932 Views 30 Comments

A fourth person has died in hospital after the attack yesterday on the Jewish Museum in Brussels.

# anti-semitism - Monday 19 May, 2014

30% of Irish people 'think Jews talk too much about the Holocaust'
# Judaism
# Judaism

30% of Irish people 'think Jews talk too much about the Holocaust'

May 19th 2014, 11:41 AM 19,288 Views 163 Comments

That’s one of the findings from a worldwide survey on anti-Semitism.

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