What ‘CNN’ left out of its special on anti-Semitism

Written by: Morton A. Klein on August 29, 2022 (August 29, 2022 / JNS) There were some good points in CNN’s recent special on anti-Semitism, such as a discussion of the importance of the Secure Community Network’s synagogue security training, a description of the harassment and death threats against a pro-Israel college student, and the general acknowledgment that anti-Semitism […]

Jewish leaders in North Carolina betray Jewish interests

Written by: Josh Ravitch and Amy Rosenthal on August 29, 2022 (August 29, 2022 / JNS) The deadliest forms of anti-Semitism are often the result of politics organized against the Jewish community and Israel, the world’s only Jewish state. Here in North Carolina, anti-Semitism has been found in our universities and cities like Durham. Alarmingly, it is now also being promoted […]

Some Jewish groups say ‘CNN’ downplays anti-Semitic hate, violence towards Orthodox Jews

Written by: Dmitriy Shapiro on August 26, 2022 (August 26, 2022 / JNS) Orthodox and politically conservative Jewish groups are criticizing CNN’s special report on anti-Semitism that aired on Sunday night, alleging that it whitewashed anti-Semitism directed at Orthodox Jews coming from the political left. The hour-long “Rising Hate: Antisemitism in America,” hosted by the network’s chief political correspondent Dana Bash, […]

Jewish Groups Lambast CNN For ‘Whitewashing’ Left-Wing Antisemitism

Written by: Justine Brooke Murray on August 25, 2022 Several Jewish groups are criticizing CNN for its recent special covering the rise of antisemitism, which focused mainly on “right wing,” white supremacist threats while “whitewashing” left-wing antisemitism and anti-Jewish attacks by other minority groups. “Experts across the board caution antisemitism is growing on the left, […]

CNN Antisemitism Special “A Deliberate Whitewash,” Rabbis Say

Written by: The Coalition for Jewish Values on August 22, 2022 Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), representing over 2,000 traditional, observant rabbis in matters of public policy, today dismissed the CNN special report, “Rising Hate: Antisemitism in America” as “a deliberate whitewash of left-wing antisemitism.” The program featured a range of purported expert opinion, but […]

American Jewry Desperately Needs Better Leadership

Written by: Barry Shaw on August 17, 2022 As I was researching the factors that have led to the failure of the American Jewish leadership in protecting their Jews from the rising Antisemitism and active anti-Israel hatred in advance of an article and video, I read that the chance to inflict defeat on Ilhan Omar, […]

U.S. Jews seek more forceful response to confluence of hatred

Written by: Henry Srebrnik on August 9, 2022 Today, according to the founders of a new organization, American Jews face assaults simultaneously from four major ideological camps. White nationalists attack Jews in the name of white supremacy. Radical Black nationalists attack Jews in the name of Black liberation and “equity.” Many progressives and segments of […]

It’s time for American Jewish dissidents to put politics aside

Written by: Benjamin Kerstein on August 8, 2022 (August 8, 2022 / JNS) In May 2021, Muslim-American anti-Semites backed by the far-left launched a pogrom across the United States that barely missed ending in a murder. Since then, the American Jewish establishment has mostly sat in stunned silence. The implications of this silence were clear: The pogrom had […]

Woke Jewish groups have stopped caring about antisemitism

Written by: Karys Rhea on August 3, 2022 Anne Frank was trending on Twitter recently. It was not because the Jewish girl who hid in a dark cubby for years and perished in the Nazi death camps was the subject of an amazing new documentary or featured in a Holocaust education program adopted by top […]

‘Jewish leaders have betrayed, failed our community’

Written by: JNS on August 2, 2022 (August 2, 2022 / JNS) Jewish community leaders have “betrayed and failed” their constituents, according to Avi Goldwasser of the Jewish Leadership Project. They are either “cowards or delusional or both,” he says. In a conversation with his colleague, Charles Jacobs, and Caroline Glick on this week’s “Mideast News Hour,” Goldwasser […]

These US Jews Are Mad as Hell and They’re Not Going to Take It Any More

Written by: David Israel on August 1, 2022 Karys Rhea, a writer and researcher living in Brooklyn, reported on Sunday about a new group calling itself the Jewish Leadership Project, which aims to challenge the responses of the “failing Jewish leadership” in the US to threats to the community. Presenting herself as the granddaughter of Jewish […]

New Group “Jewish Leadership Project” Formed to Challenge “Failing Jewish Leadership” On Threats To Community

Written by: Karys Rhea on July 31, 2022 I’m a young woman, a musician, and a New Yorker who grew up in the Bay Area. The granddaughter of Jewish Holocaust survivors, I’m also an unapologetic Zionist. And I’m proud to be part of the launch of The Jewish Leadership Project, the first Jewish organization in America […]

ADL must listen to its critics

Written by Charles Jacobs on July 31, 2022 After a barrage of criticism over its failure to deal with the surge of anti-Zionist Jew-hatred, the ADL — the Jewish people’s “defense agency” — finally chose to respond to charges that it had embraced partisanship over its nonpartisan mission.  It took a column by North Carolina parent Kathryn Wolf […]

When Is A Hate Crime Not A Hate Crime? When It Happens To Jews In Winnipeg

Written by Marty Gold on July 28, 2022 The Jewish community of Montreal extolled the arrest of one of the suspects in an attack this past May on a community member who was leaving a pro-Israel celebration. Two young men jumped the 51 year old victim, who was carrying an Israeli flag after leaving a […]

The ADL Has Corrupted its Mission and Betrayed the Jewish Community

Written by Charles Jacobs and Avi Goldwasser on July 28, 2022 “The immediate object of the League is to stop, by appeals to reason and conscience, and if necessary, by appeals to law, the defamation of the Jewish people. Its ultimate purpose is to secure justice and fair treatment to all citizens alike, and to […]

Halt this tragic Jewish schism before it’s too late

Written by: Donna Rachel Edmonds on July 27, 2022 IMAGINE you were asked to teach a group of Year 8 pupils about the Holocaust. How might you approach the lesson? Perhaps you would discuss the yellow badges, or you might discuss the long history of anti-Semitism that existed before the Nazis came to power, and […]

A shameful surrender to secular barbarism

Written by: Karen Harradine on July 27, 2022 ANTI-SEMITISM is a virus that mutates; its most virulent contemporary form is the demonisation of Israel, the world’s only Jewish state and vital safety net for diaspora Jewry.    In her recent article, Melanie Phillips shows that Jewish leadership is failing to combat anti-Semitism.  She cites the Jewish Leadership […]

The urgent need for proper Jewish leadership

Written by: Melanie Phillips on July 21, 2022 (July 21, 2022 / JNS) Diaspora Jews worry about how to deal with the current tsunami of anti-Semitism that is washing through the world. They also worry about how to deal with the anti-Zionism and demonization of Israel that are now the default position for “progressives” in the West. Most […]

Nationwide Initiative Launches to Challenge Failed Leadership of Establishment Jewish Organizations

Written by TJVNews on July 21, 2022 Last week, activists across the United States launched The Jewish Leadership Project (JLP), a grassroots non-profit initiative that will demand that major Jewish organizations — including Federations, the ADL, and the Jewish Council for Public Affairs — cease subordinating the safety and welfare of the Jewish-American community to […]

American Jewish leaders should lead or get out of the way

Written by Avi Goldwasser and Charles Jacobs on July 18, 2022 (July 18, 2022 / JNS) The Jewish community is under siege. Jews are beaten in the streets of New York City, murdered in Pittsburgh, San Diego and Jersey City, stabbed in Boston, taken hostage in Texas and harassed and bullied on college campuses across the country. Jewish […]

New activist group accuses Jewish establishment of ignoring woke antisemitism

Written by: World Israel News on July 12, 2022 A new American Jewish organization is accusing the Jewish establishment in the U.S. of ignoring or even appeasing anti-Israel elements on the far-left and is offering itself as an alternative to groups like the Anti-Defamation League and the American Jewish Committee. The Jewish Leadership Project is […]

New Jewish Group Slams ‘Progressive Assault’ on Israel

Written by: Adam Kredo on July 11, 2022 With anti-Semitic hate crimes on the rise, veteran pro-Israel activist Charles Jacobs says the organized Jewish community in the United States is asleep at the wheel. Jacobs, who has spent four decades at the forefront of the Jewish human rights world, says establishment Jewish organizations are led […]

Nationwide Initiative Launches to Challenge Failed Leadership of Establishment Jewish Organizations

WASHINGTON, DC (July 11, 2022) — Today, activists across the United States launched The Jewish Leadership Project (JLP), a grassroots non-profit initiative that will demand that major Jewish organizations — including Federations, the ADL, and the Jewish Council for Public Affairs — cease subordinating the safety and welfare of the Jewish-American community to partisan ideology. […]

The Jewish Community cannot survive perfidy by its Leadership

Written by: Charles Jacobs & Avi Goldwasser for WhiteRoseMagazine. “WHAT physicians say about consumptive illnesses is applicable here: that at the beginning, such an illness is easy to cure but difficult to diagnose; but as time passes, not having been recognized or treated at the outset, it becomes easy to diagnose but difficult to cure.” ​Niccolò Machiavelli, […]

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