Israeli educator Akiva Gersh wrote an impassioned letter to Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour on Tuesday after Sarsour said that Zionists cannot be feminists.
Sens. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) and Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) wrote a letter Tuesday demanding “swift action” against recent bomb threats targeting Jewish Community Centers nationwide that was signed by all 100 members of the Senate.
The FBI on Friday arrested a man in St. Louis, Missouri accused of making at least eight threats against Jewish Community Centers and schools across the country.
A pre-school in Texas dismissed one of its teachers pending an investigation after several social media posts surfaced of her writing about “killing Jews.”
President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned the recent “horrible” anti-Semitic threats that have been targeting the Jewish community.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) said that Jews wanted to “oppress minorities all over the world” and referred to them as “slave traders,” according to a former classmate interviewed by Mother Jones.
More than two dozen Jewish community centers reported receiving bomb threats on Wednesday, prompting evacuations across the U.S. for the second time in 10 days.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization passed a resolution on Thursday that diminishes the historic and spiritual connections of Judaism and Christianity to the city of Jerusalem after dozens of U.S. lawmakers called on the international body to reject the measure.