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European Antisemitism

What Harry Potter Taught Me About Antisemitism

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 04.28.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

Just like some ultra-right wing Orthodox settlers in Israel can impede progress there, so hateful clerics can shape the culture of Arab communities in Europe. The problem is not lack of jobs or social mobility. It is the hijacking of a religion, and we cannot stop it unless we name it.

Winning the Struggle Against Anti-Semitism in Europe

Ahmed Charai | Posted 04.25.2015 | World
Ahmed Charai

The growing departure of Jewish people from France and much of Europe is a stunning indictment of the continent's social fabric, as well as its security capacities.

Israel Eyes European Jewish Immigration After Denmark Attack

Reuters | Posted 02.15.2015 | World

JERUSALEM, Feb 15 (Reuters) - After a deadly shooting at a Denmark synagogue, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday such attacks wi...

Auschwitz: A Cry of Despair and a Warning

Alain Vincenot | Posted 03.30.2015 | Religion
Alain Vincenot

Today, the "cry of despair" has passed into the forgotten, and the "warning" is no longer heard. In Europe, and in France especially, anti-Semitic acts and phrases propagate like a virus.

In Ukraine, New Government Must Reassure Jewish Community

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 04.30.2014 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

Guiding Ukraine's nationalists to adopt the path of Metropolitan Sheptytsky will be a major test of Ukraine's democratic development and an important step forward for the country. If achieved, the future of Ukraine's Jewish community may be bright, not bleak.

Confronting the Black Tide of New Antisemitism

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 12.16.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

To give things their correct name, Albert Camus said, is to put the world right a bit. That is why the first task is that of nomination, of pronouncing the word: Whether one likes it or not, Europe is the stage of a wave of a new kind of antisemitism. What kind? And what's new about it?