Antisemitism

FRED VIELCANET/GAMMA-RAPHO VIA GETTY IMAGES March for Sarah Halimi in Paris

Sarah Halimi’s Law

Everything about this case is heartbreaking. The fate of a retired kindergarten teacher, beaten and then thrown from a window. The evasiveness about whether a murder committed to cries of “I’ve killed the devil!” was or was not an anti-Semitic…

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The student center at Temple University. Photo: Jeannine Keefer.

Antisemitism at Temple University

On Tuesday, the Stockton University Holocaust and Genocide Studies program, Temple University’s Feinstein Center for American Jewish History, and Congregation Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia hosted a webinar on the weaponization of antisemitism. The event quickly transformed into a forum for…

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Are Educated People More Anti-Semitic?

A foundational principle of the fight against hate in America is the belief that intolerance in general, and anti-Semitism in particular, are functions of ignorance that can be solved with education. We see evidence of this whenever concerns about intolerance…

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Global Imams Council adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

Sheikh Zayed Mosque seen from the courtyard with its floral design. (photo credit: WIKIEMIRATI) The Global Imams Council (GIC) adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s (IHRA) Working Definition of Antisemitism on Thursday, becoming the first Imams Council in the world…

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