Anti-Semitism

These undated photos provided by Floyd County, Ga., Police show from left, Luke Austin Lane of Floyd County, Jacob Kaderli of Dacula, and Michael Helterbrand of Dalton, Ga. FBI spokesman Kevin Rowson said Friday, Jan 20, 2020, that agents assisted in the arrests of the three Georgia men linked to The Base, a violent white supremacist group, on charges of conspiracy to commit murder and participating in a criminal street gang. Details of their cases have been sealed by a judge, Floyd County police Sgt. Chris Fincher said. (Floyd County Police via AP
January 17, 2020 - 7:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three men linked to a violent white supremacist group known as The Base were charged with conspiring to kill members of a militant anti-fascist group, police in Georgia announced Friday, a day after three other members were arrested on federal charges in Maryland and Delaware. The...
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In this Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020 photo the so-called “Judensau,” or “Jew pig,” sculpture is displayed on the facade of the Stadtkirche (Town Church) in Wittenberg, Germany. A court in eastern Germany will consider next week a Jewish man’s bid to force the removal of an ugly remnant of centuries of anti-Semitism from a church where Martin Luther once preached. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
January 17, 2020 - 7:01 am
WITTENBERG, Germany (AP) — High on the wall of a German church where Martin Luther once preached, an ugly remnant of centuries of anti-Semitism is now at the center of a court battle. The so-called “Judensau,” or “Jew pig,” sculpture on the Town Church in Wittenberg dates back to around 1300. It is...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 file photo, members of the Jewish community arrive for services as Pittsburgh Police Detectives provide security on the first night of Rosh Hashana at Calvary Episcopal Church in Pittsburgh. The church offered Tree of Life congregants to hold services there to accommodate the expected larger number of congregants attending Rosh Hashana services this year. The Tree of Life congregation has been worshipping at alternate sites since a gunman killed 11 people at their synagogue on Oct. 27, 2018. (Rebecca Droke via AP)
January 15, 2020 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jewish congregations opting to deploy armed security personnel in the wake of deadly attacks on synagogues should — if possible -- use uniformed law enforcement officers rather than private guards or volunteers from the community, a group of security experts recommended Wednesday...
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Monsey Stabbing
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Sean Adams
January 15, 2020 - 12:43 pm
Rockland’s five town supervisors are scheduling a summit to hopefully east tensions across the county after a violent attack on the Orthodox Jewish community last month.
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Rally in Forest Hills
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Steve Burns
January 12, 2020 - 3:58 pm
A crowd of people from all backgrounds came together in Queens Sunday afternoon to stand with their Jewish neighbors in a show of unity after a rash of anti-Semitic attacks in the Tri-State in recent weeks.
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Williamsburg
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Steve Burns
January 11, 2020 - 2:19 pm
Neighborhoods with large Jewish populations are getting 100 cameras amid a rash of anti-Semitic attacks in which people have been harassed, punched and more.
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NYPD
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January 11, 2020 - 1:43 pm
Police are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti, including a swastika, found written in a stairwell of a Brooklyn high school.
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Rockland County Executive Ed Day
Peter Haskell
Peter Haskell
January 09, 2020 - 3:33 pm
Rockland County is looking to take steps to find common ground with its Orthodox Jewish community.
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Jewish Community - NYPD
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Peter Haskell
January 08, 2020 - 2:17 pm
As anti-Semitic crimes continue to increase in New York, many Democrats are suggesting the bail reform law that took effect on New Year’s Day should be revisited.
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Tim Scheld, Peter Haskell and Dr. David Harris
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 08, 2020 - 1:03 pm
Hate crimes against the Jewish community have been on the rise for years, but the last few weeks, there’s been a spike in anti-Semitic violence in the New York area.
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