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What's awaiting on the sidelines of 76th session of UNGA in New York
World

What's awaiting on the sidelines of 76th session of UNGA in New York

Of all the events the outcome of a meeting on Wednesday of the foreign ministers of the five veto-wielding permanent members of the Security Council is eagerly awaited

Gaza conflict stokes ‘identity crisis’ for young American Jews as pro-Palestine sentiments overtake activist spaces
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Gaza conflict stokes ‘identity crisis’ for young American Jews as pro-Palestine sentiments overtake activist spaces

Some young, liberal Jewish activists have found common cause with Black Lives Matter, which explicitly advocates for Palestinian liberation, concerning others who see that allegiance as anti-Semitic

Holocaust survivors start social media campaign amidst rising cases of anti-Semitism
Arts & Culture

Holocaust survivors start social media campaign amidst rising cases of anti-Semitism

The campaign, launched to coincide with Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, was organized by the New York-based Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, which negotiates compensation for victims.

Jeremy Corbyn reinstated to UK's Labour Party after three-week suspension over anti-Semitism row
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Jeremy Corbyn reinstated to UK's Labour Party after three-week suspension over anti-Semitism row

Labour has been grappling with allegations that anti-Semitism was allowed to fester under Corbyn, a long-time supporter of Palestinians and a critic of Israel, who led the party for almost five years from 2015

Sacha Baron Cohen on his Borat sequel: The aim is to make people laugh, but also reveal perils of authoritarianism
Entertainment

Sacha Baron Cohen on his Borat sequel: The aim is to make people laugh, but also reveal perils of authoritarianism

Sacha Baron Cohen was determined to get the new Borat on a streaming service before Election Day because “we wanted it to be a reminder to women of who they’re voting for — or who they’re not voting for. If you’re a woman and you don’t vote against this guy, then know what you’re doing for your gender.”

Nick Cannon apologises for 'hurtful and divisive' anti-Semitic comments hours after ViacomCBS cut ties
Entertainment

Nick Cannon apologises for 'hurtful and divisive' anti-Semitic comments hours after ViacomCBS cut ties

ViacomCBS cited Nick Cannon's lack of contrition as part of its reason for terminating their working relationship with him

Nick Cannon dropped by US network ViacomCBS following anti-Semitic comments in podcast
Entertainment

Nick Cannon dropped by US network ViacomCBS following anti-Semitic comments in podcast

ViacomCBS said an episode of Nick Cannon's podcast 'promoted hateful speech and spread anti-Semitic conspiracy theories'

Mel Gibson refutes Winona Ryder's allegations of him being homophobic, anti-semitic as '100 percent untrue'
Entertainment

Mel Gibson refutes Winona Ryder's allegations of him being homophobic, anti-semitic as '100 percent untrue'

Winona Ryder accused Mel Gibson of making anti-Semitic and homophobic comments in a recent interview

British election campaign trail sees parties make one misstep after another; Labour's anti-Semitism allegations resurface
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British election campaign trail sees parties make one misstep after another; Labour's anti-Semitism allegations resurface

Nobody expected Britain’s General Election to follow a smooth script, and by the end of a second hectic day of campaigning both of the country’s major parties had suffered a series of unexpected bumps and blows. On Thursday, it was the Opposition Labour Party’s turn

Premier League: Increase in racist incidents in England from grassroots to top-flight football, claims Campaign group Kick it Out
Sports

Premier League: Increase in racist incidents in England from grassroots to top-flight football, claims Campaign group Kick it Out

Incidents of racism made up the bulk of incidents of discrimination with anti-Semitism and Islamophobia incidents also showing up in English football

New York Times to stop publishing political cartoons after Benjamin Netanyahu caricature causes anti-Semitism row
World

New York Times to stop publishing political cartoons after Benjamin Netanyahu caricature causes anti-Semitism row

The New York Times has announced it will no longer include daily political cartoons in its international edition, weeks after apologising for publishing a caricature of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

California synagogue shooting: Donald Trump calls for ‘all-out’ fight against anti-Semitism at White House prayer service
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California synagogue shooting: Donald Trump calls for ‘all-out’ fight against anti-Semitism at White House prayer service

US president Donald Trump called on Thursday for an all-out fight against anti-Semitism as he hosted a rabbi shot in a deadly weekend gun rampage at a California synagogue.

Ilham Omar's Israel remark thrusts Democrats into uncomfortable debate ahead of House measure condemning anti-Semitism
World

Ilham Omar's Israel remark thrusts Democrats into uncomfortable debate ahead of House measure condemning anti-Semitism

Democrat leaders in the US are in a bind, torn between a need to admonish Omar for her anti-Israel comments and their desire to defend one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress

Seven Labour MPs resign from party citing leader Jeremy Corbyn's 'betrayal' on Brexit, failure to tackle anti-Semitism
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Seven Labour MPs resign from party citing leader Jeremy Corbyn's 'betrayal' on Brexit, failure to tackle anti-Semitism

Their move underlines the increasing frustration within Labour over Jeremy Corbyn’s reluctance to change his Brexit strategy - the leftist leader and long-time critic of the EU has stuck to his preference for a new election or his plan to leave the bloc

Donald Trump calls Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's apology for Israel remark 'lame', says she should resign from House
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Donald Trump calls Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's apology for Israel remark 'lame', says she should resign from House

Donald Trump said that Ilhan Omar's apology was "lame and she didn't mean a word of it." He added that she should "either resign from Congress or she should certainly resign from the House Foreign Affairs Committee."

First Somalian-American lawmaker Illhan Abdullahi Omar apologises for remarks that triggered anti-Semitism row
World

First Somalian-American lawmaker Illhan Abdullahi Omar apologises for remarks that triggered anti-Semitism row

Illhan Abdullahi Omar, a Democrat who was elected to the House of Representatives in November 2018, in a tweet on Sunday questioned the financial relationship between the powerful American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) and members of the Congress

Europa League: Chelsea condemn alleged anti-semitic chants by fans during match against Vidi
Sports

Europa League: Chelsea condemn alleged anti-semitic chants by fans during match against Vidi

British media reported some Chelsea supporters chanted offensive songs about Tottenham Hotspur fans early in their 2-2 draw in Hungary.

Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis' rise: 'Here are brewing economically and politically dark times...'
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Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis' rise: 'Here are brewing economically and politically dark times...'

More than a decade before the Nazis seized power in Germany, Albert Einstein was on the run and already fearful for his country's future, according to a newly revealed handwritten letter.

Canada apologises for turning away Jewish refugee ship fleeing Nazi Germany in 1939, before start of World War II
World

Canada apologises for turning away Jewish refugee ship fleeing Nazi Germany in 1939, before start of World War II

On 15 May, 1939 the ocean liner MS St. Louis departed Germany and crossed the Atlantic with 907 German Jews aboard, desperate for refuge from persecution.

'President Hate, leave our state': 1,500 people march to protest Donald Trump's visit to Pittsburgh synagogue
India

'President Hate, leave our state': 1,500 people march to protest Donald Trump's visit to Pittsburgh synagogue

Trump flew into Pittsburgh with wife Melania to pay his respects at the Tree of Life synagogue, but many in the largely Democratic city say his rhetoric and vitriolic tweets have fanned white supremacy and are fueling a spike in anti-Semitism across the United States.