This past Sunday afternoon, I pulled up behind the Workmen's Circle/Arbeter Ring building and viewed its now twice-graffitied mural, then went inside to discuss the past and future of secular, progressive Jewish culture. For the past two years, my cohort of the Secular Yeshiva – a...
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February 7, 2014 | 2:25 pm
A Long Island yeshiva student was charged with repeatedly scrawling anti-Semitic graffiti inside a commuter train station.
Jonathan Schuster, 18, a senior at Priority-1: Torah Academy of Lawrence-Cedarhurst, in Cedarhurst, N.Y.,was charged with the crimes on Thursday
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The number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in Switzerland has dropped from 36 in 2011 to 25 incidents last year.
The figures were reported in the annual analysis on anti-Semitism by the Swiss Federation of Jewish Communities. The report states that unlike the previous year, no...
July 17, 2012 | 10:50 am
The home of Peace Now Settlement Watch director Hagit Ofran was vandalized with threatening graffiti.
“Hagit you’re dead” and “Kahane was right” were spray-painted in and around Ofran’s Jerusalem apartment building, with the latter referring to slain Kach party leader Meir Kahane....
June 28, 2012 | 10:17 am
Polish authorities are unclear if graffiti painted on a gallery near Warsaw’s Academy of Fine Arts not far from an opening of an Israeli photographer’s exhibition was meant as an anti-Semitic attack.
“I Miss You Jew” was painted on a gallery owned by Polish businessman...
June 18, 2012 | 2:34 pm
If you have any doubts about Israel’s intra-tribal conflict, look no further than news that yesterday Ultra Orthodox Jews vandalized the Holocaust memorial at Yad Vashem.
Alex Klein of the Daily Beast reports:
Beside a statue of Mordecai Anielewicz, the hero of the Warsaw uprising,...
June 11, 2012 | 8:21 am
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Jerusalem police arrested a suspect in the vandalism and bomb threat at the city’s offices of Peace Now.
The suspect—a 21-year-old from Mevasseret Zion, a Jerusalem neighborhood—had been arrested previously for threatening the head of Peace Now, Yariv Oppenheimer, and is believed to...
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Two swastikas were spray-painted in Brentwood last weekend, including one at 700 Gretna Green Way and one at a sign at a school at 11600 San Vincente Blvd., according to Rabbi Morley Feinstein of University Synagogue, who said he was summarizing a...
October 7, 2011 | 1:18 pm
The home of a Messianic pastor in California was vandalized with a swastika.
A swastika and the word “Jew” were painted on the Hemet, Calif., home that Pastor Michael Rose shares with his wife and children, The Press-Enterprise newspaper reported.
Police are investigating the...
June 30, 2011 | 5:18 pm
The third student charged in connection with the anti-Semitic and racist graffiti found at Calabasas High School in April appeared in juvenile court in Sylmar on Thursday, June 30, according to Calabasas Patch.
Like the two students who appeared in the same courtroom last week, the...
May 3, 2011 | 6:14 pm
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On April 27, just hours after three Calabasas High School students had been arrested in connection with the anti-Semitic and racist graffiti scrawled on their school’s campus late on the night of April 22, life at this well-groomed, suburban public...
September 21, 2010 | 1:25 pm
A Jewish high school in Washington State was defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti.
The epithets in orange, blue and gray paint on the Northwest Yeshiva High School on Mercer Island included swastikas and references to gas chambers, the Seattle Times reported. The attack occurred late...
March 18, 2010 | 11:40 am
Calgary police have issued a Canada-wide arrest warrant for an 18-year-old male over a slew of spray-painted anti-Semitic messages.
The racist graffiti on mailboxes, signs at synagogues and a memorial for Holocaust survivors, which surfaced last November, included swastikas and the...
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Briefs: Sheriff wants to prosecute YULA girls after soccer brawl; Graffiti targets Jews in Beverlywood
February 15, 2007 | 7:00 pmSheriff wants to prosecute Yeshiva Girls soccer players for brawling after lost game
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is planning to ask the district attorney to prosecute a YULA student and the girls soccer team coach.
The request stems from a brawl that occurred on...
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A gang-related drive-by shooting in the heart of the Pico-Robertson neighborhood late Sunday night left members of the Jewish community rattled and shocked.
No one was injured when 13-15 shots were fired on the 1600 block of Wooster Street, which is one block east of Robertson...
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