Communities

1100 Christian Zionist leaders celebrate Israel’s 70th in Dallas

1100 Christian Zionist leaders celebrate Israel’s 70th in Dallas

The Friends of Zion Museum hosted a Gala in Dallas last weekend to celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday as well as the diplomatic success Israel has had in recent months, including the moving of the United States, Guatemalan and Paraguayan embassies to Jerusalem. In Dallas, 1,100 Christian Zionist leaders gathered with […]

by July 28, 2018
German daily drops cartoonist after ‘antisemitic‘ Netanyahu drawing

German daily drops cartoonist after ‘antisemitic‘ Netanyahu drawing

German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung said it had ended its decades-long collaboration with cartoonist Dieter Hanitzsch after he depicted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu using "anti-Semitic cliches." Editor-in-chief Wolfgang Krach said publishing the cartoon, carried in the May 15 issue of the daily, was a mistake and he apologized to readers. […]

by July 4, 2018
Germany‘s AfD confirms politicians exchanged antisemitic, racist texts in group chat

Germany‘s AfD confirms politicians exchanged antisemitic, racist texts in group chat

Several local politicians from Germany‘s far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) exchanged racist, anti-Semitic and potentially criminal messages in a private group chat, according to an internal party report, a party spokesman confirmed on Friday. At least nine politicians in the state of Saxony, an AfD stronghold, were members of the […]

by July 4, 2018
Three ladies, Three lattes: What’s your position on missionaries?

Three ladies, Three lattes: What’s your position on missionaries?

Recently, a Christian missionary stopped my son at a street corner and started to engage him in a discussion about Jesus. My son is 16, and was fascinated. When he told us about it, my husband declared that missionaries should be banned in Israel. What do you ladies think? Beth […]

by June 22, 2018
ADL report: 4.2 million antisemitic tweets over one-year period

ADL report: 4.2 million antisemitic tweets over one-year period

NEW YORK – An estimated 4.2 million antisemitic messages were posted to Twitter over a 12-month period starting from January 2017, the Anti-Defamation League found in a groundbreaking new report released on Monday. The in-depth analysis commissioned by the civil-rights organization provides the first-ever snapshot of the trends and themes […]

by May 24, 2018
Video of man berating hassidic boy goes viral

Video of man berating hassidic boy goes viral

A video of an adult man berating a small hassidic boy over his appearance was pulled from Twitter late Sunday night, but not before it had been viewed more than 1 million times and liked more than 100,000 times. The same video was deleted from Facebook on Monday after complaints […]

by May 24, 2018
‘Nazi Grandma’ fails to show up for prison sentence

‘Nazi Grandma’ fails to show up for prison sentence

A search is underway for the octogenarian known as the “Nazi Grandma,” after she did not show up for the prison sentence she was given for Holocaust denial. Ursula Haverbeck, 89, was sentenced to two years in prison for incitement caused by public Holocaust denial. She was due to show […]

by May 24, 2018