Tag: antisemitism

World Politics

Antisemitism in France Back on the Rise

A miniature from Grandes Chroniques de France depicting the expulsion of Jews from France in 1182

Antisemitic acts in France are up 69% for the first 9 months of 2018, according to a statement made by French Prime Minister Edouard Phillippe on the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, on Friday. The year 2015 was a record year for antisemitism in France. But the number actually dropped by 58% in 2016 and another …

American Jewry, social media, US Politics

Farrakhan Calls Jews “Termites”

Left to right: Louis Farrakhan, Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, Bill Clinton

Farrakhan lost his blue verification mark on Twitter for calling Jews “termites.” I’m not an anti-Semite. I’m anti-Termite. pic.twitter.com/L5dPQcnVg4 — MINISTER FARRAKHAN (@LouisFarrakhan) October 16, 2018 But Jewish organizations are screaming for Twitter to take the tweet down and to take down his Twitter account altogether. Chelsea Clinton said that hearing the “responsive laughter” made …

terror, World Politics

Will Corbyn Quit?

Jeremy Corbyn

British Home Secretary Sajid Javid has now suggested Jeremy Corbyn resign as Labour leader after it was revealed that he honored terrorists during a 2014 trip to Tunisia. These weren’t just any terrorists, but those responsible for the Munich Massacre of the 1972 Israeli Olympic athletes. An article in the Daily Mail showed Corbyn holding …

Israeli Politics, media bias

Peaceful Gazans Want Jews to Burn

Picture of tweet about Gazan with Swastika kite

The mainstream media is filled with talking heads telling the world how awful Trump is to move the US embassy to Jerusalem while people in Gaza are dying. The fact is, the people in Gaza are dying because they are attempting to kill Israelis. And since Israelis are not willing to hold still as the …

US Politics

Kenneth Marcus’ Appointment: The Left is Going Nuts

Sign outside Dept. of Education

Kenneth L. Marcus has been appointed assistant secretary for civil rights in the Department of Education. This has the left going out of its collective mind. Why? Because Marcus has criticized the Office for Civil Rights for failing to address what he calls “antisemitic incidents that masquerade as “anti-Israelism.” If you google “Kenneth Marcus appointment” …

US Politics

Charlottesville’s Hushed Antisemitism

You wouldn’t know that what happened in Charlottesville had anything to do with Jew-hate. You had celebrities desperately trying not to talk about that. Actress Olivia Wilde shared her thoughts on the subject, her mom being a candidate for the House of Representatives. There was stuff about Nazism and Blacks and the Alt Right but …