Trump said the Jews “don’t love Israel enough” and was accused of ‘anti-Semitism’

U.S. 12/11/19, 17:25

President Trump told the Israeli-American Council (IAC) National Summit last weekend that some American Jews "don't love Israel enough," and many of the Jews he was referring to immediately accused him of "anti-Semitism," mainly through the social network Twitter. https://twitter.com/DavidOAtkins/status/1203528811628752896?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1203528811628752896&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fbles.com%2Famerica%2Ftrump-dijo-que-los-judios-no-aman-lo-suficiente-a-israel-y-lo-acusaron-de-antisemita.html “We have ...

Ilhan Omar under fire for anti-Semitic ‘dog whistle’ tweet

U.S. 11/10/19, 16:03

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) was blasted after she shared a tweet that hinted American billionaire investor Leon Cooperman is supporting Michael Bloomberg’s presidential bid if he was to enter—just because he is of Jewish descent. Executive director of Stand With Us ...

UN launches plan to combat escalating hate speech

World 06/18/19, 16:13

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is launching a plan to combat hate speech and counter what he calls "a groundswell of xenophobia, racism and intolerance, violent misogyny, anti-Semitism and anti-Muslim hatred" around the world.The U.N. chief told diplomats at Tuesday's launch that ...

UK equalities body probes Labour Party over anti-Semitism

Europe 05/28/19, 07:06

Britain's human rights watchdog says it is investigating whether the country's main opposition Labour Party is guilty of illegal anti-Semitism.The Equality and Human Rights Commission says it is examining whether the party "unlawfully discriminated against, harassed or victimized people because ...

Israeli president shocked by German skullcap warning

Europe 05/26/19, 06:34

Israel's president said Sunday he is shocked by a German official's comment that he wouldn't advise Jews to wear skullcaps in parts of the country, which is drawing mixed reactions at home.Felix Klein, the government's anti-Semitism commissioner, was quoted Saturday ...

Update: Cardinal rebukes Farrakhan, priest over speech

U.S. 05/10/19, 19:45

The Latest on Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan's speech denying allegations of anti-Semitism, misogyny and homophobia (all times local):7:30 p.m.Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich (blayz SOO'-pich) has condemned what he called anti-Semitic statements made by Nation of Islam leader ...

Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony

World 05/01/19, 13:47

Israel on Wednesday began commemorating its Holocaust Remembrance Day in honor of the 6 million Jews killed by the Nazis, as leaders voiced concerns about a rising wave of anti-Semitism around the world.In emotional addresses to an opening ceremony at ...

UN chief demands that the world step up to stamp out hatred

U.S. 04/29/19, 12:11

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is demanding that the world "step up to stamp out anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim hatred, persecution of Christians and all other forms of racism, xenophobia, discrimination and incitement."The U.N. chief says that beyond the recent murders of worshippers ...

Chelsea hopes Christian Pulisic will expand US fan base

Soccer 04/12/19, 13:51

Chelsea hopes Christian Pulisic will help the London club expand its U.S. fan base and assist the team's campaign to combat anti-Semitism.Chelsea bought the 20-year-old midfielder from Borussia Dortmund in January for 64 million euros (then $73 million), by far ...

White House statement hits Democratic candidates on Israel

Politics 04/06/19, 13:46

The White House is claiming the entire slate of Democratic presidential candidates has failed to adequately condemn anti-Semitism and consistently rejected the need to protect Israel. The sweeping statement issued Saturday by White House spokesman Hogan Gidley comes after Democratic presidential ...

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