A newly hired community organizer for the Bernie Sanders campaign has left just days after taking the job – reportedly because some of his past tweets contained anti-Semitic and homophobic statements, as well as derogatory remarks about women and Asians.
French President Emmanuel Macron is vowing to fight anti-Semitism “until our dead can sleep in peace” after more than 100 graves at a Jewish cemetery in his country were painted over with swastikas.
Israeli officials are blasting the European Union’s announcement that goods from Jewish settlements in the country must be specifically labelled, with Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations saying, “Anti-Semitism in Europe now has legal cover.”
A city in eastern Germany has declared to have a “Nazi emergency,” after allegedly experiencing a rise in anti-democratic and far-right extremist views and even violence.
After an anti-Semitic attack on a synagogue in Germany Wednesday left two people dead, officials are working to reassure the Jewish community, which is unsettled amid rising concerns about far-right extremism.
A shooting near a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday that left two people dead was a hate crime, according to a top security official, who said prosecutors believe the attack might've been spurred anti-Semitism and far-right motives.