Tag: antisemitic

Amazon CEO Says Company Won’t Stop Selling Movie ‘Hebrews to Negroes’ Despite Calls to Pull It

Amazon CEO Andy Jassy has said the company has no plans to stop selling a controversial movie that has been described as anti-Semitic despite calls to do so from Jewish organizations. The movie “Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America” was released in 2018 and is directed by Ronald Dalton Jr., who authored a book of the same name in…


FBI Warns of ‘Broad Threat’ to New Jersey Synagogues, Issues Warning

The FBI said on Nov. 3 that it has received “credible information” of a “broad threat” to synagogues in New Jersey. The Newark FBI shared the warning on Twitter while asking members of the public to “take all security precautions to protect your community and facility.” “We will share more information as soon as we can….


Spotify CEO Says Streaming Giant Won’t Ban Kanye West Music After Social Media Comments

Spotify’s CEO Daniel Ek has vowed not to remove Kanye West from the music streaming platform following backlash over comments he made on social media that have been called offensive and antisemitic. In an interview with Reuters on Wednesday, Ek acknowledged that the comments made by West, whose legal name is Ye, were “just awful” but that the…


Rabbi Endorses Mastriano as Shapiro Calls Him Antisemitic in Pennsylvania Governor Race

Religion has clouded the conversation in the Pennsylvania gubernatorial race. While voters are interested in the usual issues such as economy, voter integrity, and public safety; forces swirling around the race have now also made it about faith. Over the last six weeks, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who is Jewish and the Democratic candidate…


Why ‘Justice for Palestine!’ is Antisemitic

Commentary American leftists are becoming increasingly open about their antisemitism. On July 31, hundreds of “Pro-Palestine” demonstrators in Brooklyn stripped away all euphemisms with a call to “Globalize the Intifada.” A global intifada is a worldwide terror war against Jews. It’s also—by far—the most honest expression of what it would mean to achieve “Justice for Palestine.”…


Johnson Condemns Anti-Semitism in London Street

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spoken against the “shameful racism” after anti-Semitic behaviour in London Street as the conflict between Israel and Islamic terrorist group Hamas continued into its eighth day. “There is no place for antisemitism in our society. Ahead of Shavuot, I stand with Britain’s Jews who should not have to endure the…


4 Arrested After Anti-Semitic Abuses Shouted in London Street

London police have arrested four men after a video circulated online showed anti-Semitic abuses were shouted in a street. The Metropolitan Police said they were arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated public order offences and were taken into custody at a west London police station where they would remain. The incident occurred as the conflict…