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.

Israeli universities denounce lack of ‘resolute leadership’ Ivy League presidents' on antisemitism

The Israelis stressed that “apologies and expressions of regret are not enough; what is required are clear and decisive actions.

NYPD launch investigation after attempted arson at Jewish-Japanese restaurant

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating the fire as an anti-Jewish crime and is asking anyone with information to contact the NYPD.


How the people of Denmark helped save their Jews during the Holocaust

The Danes’ rescue of their Jews stands unique in the annals of the Holocaust.


Kindertransport anniversary shines a light on survivors

A new book presents a transnational study of the operation that brought more than 10,000 refugee children to the United Kingdom.

 Students fly an aerial banner that reads "Harvard hates Jews" over the campus at Harvard University

Over 70 US lawmakers demand removal of Ivy League presidents

Representatives from the schools did not immediately respond to requests for comment about the letter.

 Philadelphia Jewish restaurant faces 'genocide' chants by hundreds of anti-Israel protesters

Hate or just a crime? Either way, Jewish restaurants are finding support after vandalism

When religious items are destroyed and no money is taken, can a break-in be called a hate crime?


Jewish pop star Pink shuts down anti-Hanukkah commenter in viral interaction

The commenter accused Pink of being "tone deaf" for her menorah picture and wishes for global peace.

UK Jewish woman left unconscious after brutal attack

Two women were filmed continuing to kick the victim as she lay on the ground unconscious.

Somebody should ‘blow up’ Jewish conference, says disgraced UK academic

The BBC confirmed that the incident involving Sociologist Harriet Bradley is being investigated by the police.

'Jewish students are hiding who they are' as antisemitism surges

Yeshiva University president Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman on the surge of hate on US campuses.

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