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Justice Wecht Breaks Judicial Silence on Anti-Semitism

A sitting American justice from the state of the Pittsburgh massacre speaks out on First Amendment rights, Christchurch, and the dangers of a pivotal moment in our history

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Finally, a Resolution That Actually Condemns Anti-Semitism

Ted Cruz replaces the Democrats’ muddled manifesto with a clear and unequivocal exploration of the hatred of Jews and its particular evils

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Why I Still Want the Women’s March to Succeed

An open letter from one of the group’s earliest critics offers thanks to the march leaders for what they’ve gotten right and suggestions for what they need to do now

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Nazi Heels on the Ropes

Can the freewheeling, independent pro-wrestling circuit drop the Nazi gimmicks and become more socially responsible without losing its gonzo charm?

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Key Participant at Center of Women’s March Story Confirms Anti-Jewish Incident

New information from two participants at the first Women’s March meeting contradicts statement by current co-chair and corroborates a ‘contentious conversation’ about race and Jewishness took place

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Arrests but No Hate-Crime Charges After Jewish Teen Beaten by Mob in New York City

Chants of ‘Kill the Jew,’ according to witnesses

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America’s Yellow Star

When anti-Semitic tropes are used to score cheap political points, violence follows. It always has.

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Do American Jews Still Believe They’re White?

And how is it possible that some Jews are still shocked that they’re hated in America?

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The Anti-Semitic 8—Election Results

The results are in and the good news is that voters rejected four of the public officials from our list. The bad news is that they kept the other four in office.

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The Future of the Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

Is American anti-Semitism really distinctive from that of other diaspora countries? Just how worried should we be?

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Correcting the ADL’s False Anti-Semitism Statistic

The spread of misleading information on hate crimes is counterproductive in the fight against real and rising anti-Semitism

 

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Multiple Dead After Man Shouts ‘All Jews Must Die,’ Opens Fire in Pittsburgh Synagogue

A shooter who opened fire during Shabbat services Saturday morning is reported to be in police custody

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They Warned Her Not to Write About Anti-Semitism

Jill Kargman’s account of anti-Semitic bullying at her son’s school echoes the tale told in one of the first American novels to confront the prejudice against Jews in ‘respectable” society.’

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Deep Cuts

A surgery unexpectedly collides with unfathomable hate—and brings about a moment of clarity

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The Nazis This Time

“I grew up in America in late forties, and if we said the word Jew, we whispered it. This will not save us in the 21st century.”

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Cartooning the Jews

A new survey brings to light the late-19th and early 20th-century history of vicious American anti-Semitic caricature

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The Texas I Know

San Antonio has lost its innocence after a pair of anti-Semitic attacks on synagogues this month

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I Probably Won’t Share This Essay on Twitter

Some thoughts on being Jewish in contemporary polite society

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