Category: Anti-Semitism/BDS

Bloor St. shop dishes out vitriolic anti-Zionist tropes

The owner of a Bloor St. W catering company who is under fire for posting vitriolic Instagram comments indicating "Zionists (are) not welcome" in her shop and that they are "Nazis," "greedy and entitled" refused to comment or back down when visite

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Briefing & Wd ST Anti-Semitism gets you fired at Labour, but hired by the ‘Times’ – JNS.org

(June 26, 2020 / JNS) It turns out The New York Times has lower standards when it comes to those who spread anti-Semitic canards than even Britain’s controversial Labour Party. Tweeting an anti-Semitic blood libel about Israel being responsible

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Antisemite of the Week: Mel Gibson – Hollywood’s Biggest Repeat Bigot

Mel Gibson's antisemitic rants are dominating news headlines once again. Last week, Hollywood star Winona Ryder told a U.K. publication about a horrific antisemitic statement made to her by Gibson earlier in her career. According to Ryder, during a

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Jews Most Targeted Group in Toronto

Newly released police data shows that Jews were once again the most targeted group for hate crimes in both Toronto and York Region in 2019. These numbers are consistent with what was recently reported in B'nai Brith Canada's 2019 Annual Audit of An

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Sarsour Group Backs “No Zionists” Juneteenth Rally

It was an event to celebrate freedom and protest ongoing bigotry and discrimination. But the group Muslims4Abolition, which wants "... to be part of the movement to abolish bail, abolish jails, abolish the police, abolish prisons," openly engaged in

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New study reveals extreme anti-Semitism on TikTok

The platform has incorporated extremist posts, including far-right ideologies of fascism, racism, chauvinism, nativism and xenophobia. (June 22, 2020 / JNS) The social-media platform TikTok is a growing hotbed of extreme anti-Semitism, according

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Antisemite of the Week: Ahmad Daraldik – Florida State’s Jew Hating Student Senate President

Florida State University (FSU) has come under fire for its escalating Jew hatred campus atmosphere which climaxed last week with the newly appointed Student Senate President, Ahmad Daraldik, known for his "diversified" antisemitic public statem

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Bid to Oust Florida State University Student Senate President With History of Antisemitic Statements Fails

A no-confidence vote to remove the new Florida State University Student Senate president due to past antisemitic statements he had made failed to gain a necessary two-thirds majority on Wednesday night, though the final tally revealed a majority in f

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Jewish Community Remains Most Victimized by Hate Crimes in Toronto, Says New Police Report

Media Release Toronto (June 17, 2020) - The Jewish community once again remains the group most victimized by hate crimes in Toronto, according to a Toronto Police Service hate crime report that will be presented this week. The 2019 Annual Hate Crim

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Camp George Stands Up Against Racial Injustice

As a URJ Camp George community, we are committed to the value of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) and are committed to our responsibility as a Jewish community to stand up against injustice in all its forms. We are heartbroken and outraged at the

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