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anti-Semitism

This week the ritual of question time in Britain’s House of Commons revolved around anti-Semitism. Prime Minister David Cameron hammered Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on...
anti-Zionism

We didn’t have to wait for the results of the independent inquiry into charges of anti-Semitism promised by the head of Britain’s Labour Party to...
war on Israel

Not everyone taking part in the war on Israel shoots rockets, tries to stab random Jews on Israeli streets, or even openly promotes anti-Semitic propaganda....
anti-Zionism

The recent willingness of both the Board of Regents of the University of California and the New York State Legislature to consider action relating to...
anti-semitism

This past week, on both ends of the country, the BDS (boycott, divest, sanction) movement against Israel received a stern rebuke. Several states around the...
war on Israel

In recent years, a rising tide of anti-Semitism in Europe has called into question the long-term viability of Jewish life in Western Europe. Given the...
kippah

Last week a firestorm erupted in France when Rony Brauman, a former president of the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders, speculated that the wearing of...
anti-semitism

Last week the Vatican continued its commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the Nostra Aetate declaration with a new document enjoining Catholics not to attempt...
bds

In the grand scheme of things, it doesn’t amount to much. But one email from an Anglo-American academic has gone viral on social media and...
anti-semitism

Pope Francis’s visit to the U.S. last month was the sort of crossover cultural/political event that prompted media coverage that might well be compared to...

Last week, a controversy erupted after a meeting between Pope Francis and Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas. The encounter came during a celebration of the...

In honor of this week’s 5th Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism, I’d like to propose a new definition of the term: Anti-Semitism is when Jews,...