Keyword: Anti-Semitism
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Nibbles Woodaway, Rhode Island's iconic Big Blue Bug, joins the fight against anti-Semitism thanks to a sign commissioned by the Rhode Island Coalition for Israel (RICI). The sign will be in place until July 27. The bug is the mascot of Big Blue Bug Solutions and is adjacent to Route 95 in Providence. more
(JTA) — Germany has seen an increase of anti-Semitism along with the rise in coronavirus cases, the country’s anti-Semitism commissioner said.“There are direct links between the … more
JERUSALEM (JTA) – Hundreds gathered in Jerusalem for a solidarity rally with a march against anti-Semitism in New York.   The rally on Jan. 5 was organized by The Jewish Agency … more
NEW YORK (JTA) – An estimated 25,000 people marched across the Brooklyn Bridge and held a rally on Jan. 5 to protest rising anti-Semitism in and around New York City.   The rally … more
For the second year in a row, the Rhode Island General Assembly’s Senate Judiciary Committee heard a resolution, introduced by State Sen. Donna Nesselbush (D-Pawtucket), calling … more
On May 30, from 6:30-8 p.m., the Jewish Alliance welcomes Robert Trestan, regional director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), who will reflect on the concerning rise of anti-Semitism and hate crimes, locally and nationally. more
On March 28, I was a guest of my cousin, R.I. Rep. Rebecca Kislak, who I met for the first time, at the Rhode Island State House. The House unanimously passed a resolution condemning the anti-Semitic desecration of the Hebrew Cemetery in Fall River. Fifty-nine headstones were defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti or toppled during the night of March 16. The resolution was proposed by three Jewish representatives, Jason Knight, Rebecca Kislak and Mia Ackerman, along with House Majority Leader K. Joseph Shekarchi and House Minority Leader Blake A. Filippi. more
The author of a new book on the resurgence of anti-Semitism in the United States says it will take a collaborative effort between American Jews and other targeted minorities to counter the marked … more