Russell Simmons is under addack for a rant that compared the people running New York City’s horse-drawn carriages to the “people for slavery” and the “people who put people in ovens.”
Gov. Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire held a leadership role at an exclusive beach club that has been accused of anti-Jewish discrimination.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner became the first state leader to sign into law “historic” legislation that makes it illegal for any taxpayer-funded public pension fund to invest in any company that participates in the fiercely anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement.
The Palestinian Authority’s ambassador to Chile was recalled on Thursday after he read from the Protocols of the Elders of Zion and made other anti-Semitic remarks during a conference, prompting calls for his resignation.
A new poll by the Anti-Defamation League found that the majority of Greeks continue to hold anti-Semitic views about Jewish control over finance and the global economy, despite a recent drop in anti-Jewish attitudes in other parts of Europe.
One of America’s oldest organizations meant to combat anti-Semitism has joined an Obama administration campaign to discredit former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, whose new memoir documents how the White House fought behind the scenes to undermine the historically close U.S.-Israel alliance.
Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada skyrocketed over the last year and have now hit highest levels “ever recorded” by human rights group tracking the number of anti-Jewish episodes, according to a new study.
An NBC News foreign correspondent is facing criticism for agreeing to be the keynote speaker this Friday at a conference hosted by a group known for its fierce criticism of Israel and affiliation with leading anti-Israel commentators.
NBC News foreign correspondent and MSNBC anchor Ayman Mohyeldin is scheduled to be the keynote speaker Friday evening at a dinner hosted by the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), which for years has been accused of harboring an anti-Israel bias and of celebrating the Jewish state’s most vociferous critics.
Rep. Peter Roskam (R., Ill.) is petitioning President Francois Hollande of France to distance himself and his country from efforts by the telecommunications company Orange to sever ties with Israel as part of the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement.
San Francisco police are investigating the appearance of a large swastika on a football field at a local high school, according to reports.