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‘Israel is a racist endeavor‘ signs plastered on bus stops across London

‘Israel is a racist endeavor‘ signs plastered on bus stops across London

Posters claiming "Israel is a racist endeavor" were spotted on bus stops across London on Wednesday, London media reported. The phrase mocks a line in the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance‘s (IHRA) definition of antisemitism, which was . The IRHA states that "claiming the existence of a State of Israel is […]

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Dutch bakery ‘Anne and Frank’ changes name after outcry

Dutch bakery ‘Anne and Frank’ changes name after outcry

A bakery in Amsterdam called “Anne & Frank” has said it will change its name after sparking outrage. According to Dutch media reports, the bakery opened just over a week ago around the corner from The Anne Frank House, a popular tourist site in the city. Be the first to […]

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Legal action convinces two Spanish cities to reverse BDS motions

Legal action convinces two Spanish cities to reverse BDS motions

Two municipalities in following legal action by a Madrid-based organization devoted to defending the Jewish state. The city council of Villarrobledo, a city of 25,000 that is located 100 miles southeast of Madrid and is known for its wine industry, scrapped last week a motion passed in April that declared […]

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Rabbi Sacks calls Corbyn ‘antisemite’ following ‘Zionist’ comments

Rabbi Sacks calls Corbyn ‘antisemite’ following ‘Zionist’ comments

has labeled UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn an antisemite who has backed “racists, terrorists and dealers of hate,” in a fierce condemnation of the embattled politician. Sacks, a former chief rabbi of the UK and a highly prominent Jewish leader, made his uncharacteristically strident comments to the New Statesman […]

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U.S. deports its last known Nazi collaborator

U.S. deports its last known Nazi collaborator

Early Tuesday morning, the United States deported a former Nazi prison guard to Germany. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials removed Jakiw Palij from his home in Queens, New York, 14 years after Be the first to know – “President Trump commends his administration’s comprehensive actions, especially ICE’s actions, in […]

by × August 22, 2018 × 0 comments