Washington, D.C. Council member Trayon White Sr. (D.) was condemned in the past week after he claimed Jews were responsible for “climate manipulation” in the nation’s capital, and a newly uncovered video shows the councilman has made similar anti-Semitic claims in the past.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D., Minn.) on Sunday wrote an op-ed in an attempt to dismiss concerns about his previous praise for Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan, who has repeatedly used disparaging language to condemn white people and Jewish people.
A member of the Washington, D.C. City Council blamed a Friday snow fall in the nation’s capital on Jews, claiming they control the weather.
Rep. Todd Rokita (R., Ind.) on Tuesday morning introduced a resolution condemning noted anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan for spreading ideas that generate animosity and anger towards Jewish Americans and the Jewish religion.
Democrat Conor Lamb has been working behind the scenes to push back against concerns in the Jewish community over a Washington Free Beacon report on his statement that the Israeli government deliberately targeted civilians and was guilty of terrorism.
A Democratic congressman confirmed Sunday that he has an ongoing personal relationship with Louis Farrakhan and said that he is not concerned about the Nation of Islam leader’s anti-Semitic beliefs.
WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland’s president said on Tuesday he will sign into law a bill imposing jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust, defying criticism from Israel, the United States, and activists.
A University of California-Berkeley professor and leading force in the Palestinian activism movement apologized Tuesday for sharing pictures on social media that depicted Orthodox Jews as murderous and suggested a moral equivalency between North Korea and Israel, but stood by his work focused on “opposition to Zionism.”
More than half of hate crimes motivated by bias against a particular religion in 2016 were aimed at Jewish Americans even though Jewish Americans constitute just two percent of the population, according to a new FBI report.