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Antisemitism

A 20-year-old Hasidic Jew walking in Midtown Manhattan was physically harassed when three teenagers grabbed his hat and would not give it back until the Jewish man yelled “Free Palestine.” Occurring in broad daylight as rush hour pedestrian traffic began to build at West 43rd Street at 12th Avenue, no […]
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Last week Variety editor Malina Saval penned an important piece:  Too Jewish For Hollywood: As Antisemitism Soars, Hollywood Should Address Its Enduring Hypocrisy In Hyperbolic Caricatures of Jews. In it Saval discusses Hollywoood’s Jewish history and its troubling portrayal of Jews. While some will say, “Jews control Hollywood,” the truth […]
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Center City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the site of an attempted anti-semitic attack this week, in which men dressed as Orthodox Jews followed a woman when she rebuffed their attempts to approach her. Police are searching for “three Middle Eastern males dressed as Orthodox Jewish [men],” who approached the woman, said […]
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Dear JITC- Israel is being accused of being genocidal murderers and war criminals. Are there sources that show that Jews love life and value universal humanity? Thank you, Ari Dear Ari- Thanks for your question. I don’t think it’s that Jews love life per se, I think it’s that God […]
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I just realized that if you want to be a passable Jew, you better de-Jewify. If you want to be a Jew that is not hated, you better not be too Jewish. I’ve known for quite some time that the media and much of the secular world has little tolerance […]
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Earlier this week, actor, proud Jew, and occasional snowman (Olaf from Frozen) Josh Gad tweeted: “It never stops breaking my heart how easily antisemitism comes to so many. And how difficult it seemingly is for people to speak out against it. I will stand up against bigotry of all kind […]
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Dear Jew in the City- I know how to solve the Israeli/Palestinian crisis – make Israel a 51st state of the United States. Let them leave behind that land to the Palestinians and we’ll get them some land here. Could that work? – M.S. Dear M.S. – Thanks for your […]
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Dear Jew in the City- I know how to solve the Israeli/Palestinian crisis – make Israel a 51st state of the United States. Let them leave behind that land to the Palestinians and we’ll get them some land here. Could that work? – M.S. Dear M.S. – Thanks for your […]
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New York City, Los Angeles, Lima, St. Louis, Melbourne, Miami, Chicago, Winnipeg, Atlanta, Toronto, Tokyo, Passaic, Tucson, Lexington, Vancouver, Montreal, Sydney, London, Milan, Paris, Edmonton, Germany, South Africa, Belgium. From the news I’ve read and through talking to our fans, since Hamas launched its missile assault on Israel over a week ago, Jews all over the […]
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New York City, Los Angeles, Lima, St. Louis, Melbourne, Miami, Chicago, Winnipeg, Atlanta, Toronto, Tokyo, Passaic, Tucson, Lexington, Vancouver, Montreal, Sydney, London, Milan, Paris, Edmonton, Germany, South Africa, Belgium. From the news I’ve read and through talking to our fans, since Hamas launched its missile assault on Israel over a week ago, Jews all over the […]
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