FLORIDA: NEO-NAZI GROUP PLANNING PROTEST OF SHERIFF WHO CALLED ANTISEMITES ’SCUMBAGS
By KATE ANDERSON
Neo-nazis are planning a protest against a Florida Sheriff who called antisemites a bunch of “scumbags” earlier this year, according to the group’s website. The National Socialist Party (NSM), which styles itself as the “largest and most active National Socialist party in America today,” is planning to hold the protest on April 22 outside city hall, according to NSM’s website. The city has been experiencing a rash of antisemitic incidents over the past several months, prompting Sheriff Mike Chitwood to organize efforts to “stand with our Jewish neighbors.”
CALIFORNIA: MAN CAUGHT PAINTING ANTISEMITIC SYMBOLS ON NEW JOHN REED FITNESS CENTER
OKLAHOMA: OKLAHOMA CITY RESIDENTS DISTURBED BY ANTISEMITIC MESSAGES ON THEIR DRIVEWAYS
PORTLAND NEO-NAZI MARCH REFLECTS RISE OF ANTISEMITISM IN MAINE
CONNECTICUT: NEW HAVEN, HAMDEN MAYORS CONDEMN HATE AMID CIRCULATION OF RACIST AND ANTISEMITIC FLYERS
THREE SUSPECTS WANTED IN CONNECTION TO TWO ALLEGED ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS IN QUEENS
RACISTS TARGET BUS STOP IN SUSSEX AVENUE, CANTERBURY WITH ANTISEMITIC GRAFFITI
By BRAD HARPER
Antisemitic graffiti at a bus stop has sparked concerns the community could be put in fear. The racist vandal sprayed swastikas and the Star of David on the shelter in Sussex Avenue, Canterbury. Ward councillor Dave Wilson says there is “no excuse” for the offensive vandalism. “It is abhorrent and puts people in fear,” the Labour representative said. “The Jewish community requires our protection as well as the other minority communities in the district.”
GERMAN MUSLIMS CALL FOR ‘DEATH TO ISRAEL’ AND ‘DEATH TO JEWS’ IN BERLIN
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The reportedly antisemitic march unfolded in two Berlin neighborhoods with large Muslim presence, Kreuzberg and Neukölln, and centered on the current controversy on the Temple Mount. Israel’s Ambassador to Germany Ron Prosor slammed a rally of mainly five hundred German Muslims who on Saturday blasted calls for the obliteration of Israel and Jews in Berlin.
OTHER WORLD NEWS
BONE-CHILLING ANTISEMITIC DISPLAY IN POLAND SPARKS CONDEMNATION
By ITAMAR EICHNER
In a near-identical display from 2019, residents in Pruchnik held an antisemitic ceremony, in which they conduct a field trial, hang and then burn a effigy marked with Jewish stereotypes; ‘It is apparent that the Polish government has failed to address the roots of this hatred towards Jews,’ says official. The incident sparked global condemnation, leading the municipality to announce the ending of the tradition. However, just last week, unknown individuals hung the same effigy on the outskirts of the town and set it ablaze. City officials had to intervene by removing the doll from the area.
FINLAND: FASCIST PARTY LEADER CHARGED OVER ANTISEMITIC TWEET
ITALIAN TOURIST ALESSANDRO PARINI IS TEL AVIV TERROR ATTACK VICTIM
By JERUSALEM POST
Alessandro Parini, a 35-year-old from Italy, was a lawyer from Rome who went to Israel for Easter and was murdered in the Tel Aviv terror attack on Friday. In addition to Parini, another seven British and Italian tourists were injured. “We went to the beach when suddenly a car showed up,” said Parini’s friends who were with him. “The terrorist ran toward us. [Parini] fell to the ground and started bleeding from his head.
MOTHER WOUNDED IN TERROR ATTACK DIES, 3 DAYS AFTER SHOOTING THAT CLAIMED 2 DAUGHTERS
By EMANUEL FABIAN
Lucy Dee has died of her wounds, three days after the West Bank terror attack in which her two daughters were also slain. Dee, 48, was critically injured in the Friday shooting in the Jordan Valley and her condition had been dire since. The terrorists in the shooting have yet to be caught. The two sisters, Maia and Rina, were laid to rest yesterday. The family lives in Efrat. The three were also British nationals.
HAMAS LEADERS IN QATAR CALL PALESTINIANS TO I’TIKAF IN AL-AQSA MOSQUE WITH INTENTION OF WAGING JIHAD
GLOBAL WINDS BLOWING AWAY FROM ‘ARROGANCE, ZIONISM,’ RAISI TELLS ASSAD
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY DROPS ANTISEMITISM CHARGE AGAINST GRADUATE STUDENT
By YEZEN SAADAH
A graduate student worker who lost her on-campus job and was charged with counts of vandalism and antisemitism after writing on a discarded mailbag will be rehired by the university. Naye Idriss, the student and a member of the union, was fired from her job working in the Bobst Library mailroom last semester after writing “free Palestine” on a discarded Israeli mailbag, and “fuck” over the word “Israel.”
ALLEGED ANTISEMITIC ACTIVIST SPEAKS ON CAMPUS, RAISING QUESTIONS ABOUT FREE SPEECH
MCGILL UNIVERSITY ENDS RESEARCH WITH ANTISEMITIC IRANIAN UNIVERSITY
POMONA, CMC RELEASE PLANS TO ADDRESS ANTISEMITISM ON CAMPUS
GWU FACES US FEDERAL PROBE AFTER CLEARING PROFESSOR ACCUSED OF ANTISEMITISM
ANALYSIS & OP-EDS
CONFRONTING THE DARKNESS OF ANTISEMITISM
By WILLIAM DAROFF
WHY THIS PASSOVER IS LIKE NO OTHER
By DAPHNE LAZAR PRICE
JEWS SHOULD OPPOSE RADICAL ETHNIC STUDIES CURRICULUM IN SILICON VALLEY SCHOOLS
By DAVID BERNSTEIN
NEW SYNAGOGUE THREATS HIGHLIGHT THE NEED FOR A PROACTIVE FIGHT AGAINST ANTISEMITISM
By YONI MICHANIE
STUDIES & STATISTICS
2021 ANTISEMITISM REPORT IN ARGENTINA
DAIA’s Center for Social Studies presents a new edition of the Annual Report on Antisemitism in Argentina, a publication that it has been producing on a sustained basis for 25 years. Among the determining factors is the increase in demonstrations of violence around the soccer World Cup held between November and December in Qatar and the manifestations of hate have intensified, especially in the last quarter of 2022.
GOVERNMENT & POLICY
WHITE HOUSE ADDRESSING ANTISEMITISM AT THE START OF PASSOVER; OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL FAITHS TO COMBAT HATE
By: BASIL JOHN
“It really is a cautionary tale about what is also going on right now in America. Unfortunately, antisemitism is on the rise,” White House Jewish Liaison Shelley Greenspan said. During this year’s Passover, Christians and Muslims are also observing their own holidays of Easter and Ramadan. Greenspan says it’s a special opportunity for each faith to combat hate together. The administration is also planning to release the first-ever national strategy to counter antisemitism and says it will lay the groundwork for rooting out all forms of hate. Mitchell says that’s a mission his organization embraces.
US ENVOY LIPSTADT: ANTISEMITISM WON’T DISAPPEAR, BUT WE HAVE THE POWER TO ADDRESS IT
By: JACOB MAGID
“In an interview with The Times of Israel, Lipstadt lamented the number of reported incidents targeting Jews while suggesting the success of the administration’s efforts to combat antisemitism shouldn’t necessarily be gauged by them. Instead, she pointed to her efforts to get governments abroad to take the issue seriously, while conceding that success on this front won’t solve antisemitism.
BILL WOULD DEFINE ‘ANTISEMITISM’ IN STATE CODE AS INCIDENTS SKYROCKET IN SOUTH CAROLINA
MARYLAND HATE CRIME PACKAGE AIMS TO CURB MARYLAND’S RISING ANTISEMITIC INCIDENTS
MONTANA JEWISH PROJECT EXTENDS OPEN HOUSE INVITATION TO STATE LAWMAKERS
By THOM BRIDGE
Officials with the Montana Jewish Project and the Anti-Defamation League’s Pacific Northwest Office said they have invited Montana’s state legislators to attend the first-of-its-kind reception on April 13 at historic Temple Emanu-El, Montana’s oldest synagogue in Helena. They said the event comes during a time of rising antisemitism in Montana. The reception is open to all Montana legislators, who are now in session, and invitations were given out at the Capitol.
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