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Anti-Semitism Charges Suggest a Rout for Labour Among London’s Jews

Mayoral and London Assembly elections overshadowed by a spiraling scandal within Labour over allegations of anti-Semitism. LONDON — The British capital’s local elections should have...
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Jewish-founded team wins Uruguayan basketball league

Hebraica Macabi, a basketball team founded by members of Uruguay’s Jewish community, won its second championship in the country’s professional league. Hebraica Macabi, a basketball...
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For Dutch Property Owners, Holocaust Commemoration Begins at Home

It was in 2012 that Yvonne van Gennep-Bouma, a nurse in her 50s, started to research the tragic story of Barend Koekoek, who lived...
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Britain’s Labour reportedly has suspended 50 members over racism, anti-Semitism

Britain’s Labour Party reportedly has secretly suspended 50 members in the past two months over anti-Semitic and racist comments. Britain’s Labour Party reportedly has secretly...
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Prominent scholars blast theory tracing Ashkenazi Jews to Turkey

Prominent scholars of Jewish demography dismissed the findings of a newly published genetic study suggesting that today’s Ashkenazi Jews originate from converts to Judaism...
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The lessons of Nuremberg: Stand up to hate, and remember hate’s victims

Yom Hashoah arrives this year on the eve of the 80th anniversary of the Nuremberg Race Laws and the 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg...
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As Jews flee Belgium, a seder marks a family exodus

A JTA reporter's rowdy family seders in Belgium have turned quieter as relatives escape the country's anti-Semitism and terror. I was feeling nervous about coming...
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Dutch Noah’s Ark replica sailing to Brazil for Olympic Games

A Dutch Christian organization is planning to sail a “replica” of Noah’s Ark to reach Brazil during the Summer Olympics and the Paralympic Games...
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In Europe, the far right doesn’t quite know what to make of Trump

On a continent accustomed to sophisticated xenophobes, far-right voters love The Donald's anti-immigrant stance but are less charmed by his flashy simplism and unpredictability. Donald...
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Islamic radicalization fuels ‘dire’ threat to Jews in Europe, congressional panel hears

A congressional human rights commission heard testimony from experts on how Islamic radicalization in Europe has ramped up risk for Jewish communities. A congressional human...