Michael Che’s ‘Weekend Update’ joke about Israel’s vaccination rollout caused an uproar online. Several Jewish advocacy groups called on Che and ‘Saturday Night Live’ to apologise for the joke. But others said that criticising Israel is not inherently anti-Semitic. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Michael Che’s joke about Israel’s […]
A Ugandan Jew, Yosef Kibita, has had his request to immigrate to Israel rejected. Israel’s Supreme Court has said that his conversion did not occur in a “recognised” community. Uganda’s chief rabbi wants the Abuyudaya community to be recognised and treated fairly. Visit the Business section of Insider for more […]
President Donald Trump reportedly said Jews “are only in it for themselves” and “stick together” after a call with Jewish lawmakers. The president privately made the comments to senior officials in his administration, according to a report from The Washington Post. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. President Donald […]
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday with the goal of combatting anti-Semitism on college campus. Three administration officials told The New York Times that the order would threaten to withhold federal funding for colleges and universities that fail to combat discrimination on their campuses. Critics of the […]
President Donald Trump on Wednesday quoted and thanked a well-known conspiracy theorist, who’d said Israeli Jews love the president “like he’s the King of Israel” and “the second coming of God.” The day before, Trump sparked controversy when he said American Jews who vote for Democrats show “disloyalty.” Root has […]
President Donald Trump sparked widespread outrage and confusion on Tuesday when he said that Jewish Americans voting for Democrats was showing “great disloyalty.” Trump made the comments in reference to two Democratic lawmakers, Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rep. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, who have been openly critical of […]
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it was “certainly” possible that President Donald Trump might be the modern-day saviour of the Jewish people. Speaking with the Christian Broadcasting Network in Jerusalem on Thursday, Pompeo said Trump might be poised to defend against forces wanting to “eradicate the Jewish people” […]
At least 49 people were killed Friday in a mass shooting at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. At least 48 others were injured. People are assembling and leaving messages of solidarity at mosques around the world. Some are leaving flowers and signs expressing their support. Others […]
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has formed an alliance with a far-right ultranationalist political party that experts say is Israel’s version of the Ku Klux Klan. This is part of Netanyahu’s bid to retain power as he faces mounting political pressure and legal woes. Netanyahu is a close ally of […]
Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar apologised for recent tweets on Israel and a pro-Israel lobbying group after facing a wave of criticism on social media. Omar’s apology came after Democratic leaders issued a statement condemning her remarks. “Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are […]
The Danish parliament will discuss a proposed ban on circumcision for people under the age of 18. Such a ban would impose on the right to freedom of religion. Jewish and Islamic communities have found themselves on the same side of the issue, battling a secular culture that seeks to […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin made controversial statements about Jews and several other groups in Russia, shifting the blame to them for Russia’s interference in the 2016 US election. Jewish groups condemned Putin’s remarks. Putin also suggested that it was unclear who was financing the interference, and maintained that they had […]
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