Anti-Semitism

Jewish community Monsey
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AP News
December 29, 2019 - 8:11 pm
When a suspect walked into the home of a rabbi celebrating Hanukkah and stabbed five celebrants it was the latest in a week of anti-Semitic attacks in the nation’s most demographically diverse area — and an incident that reverberated across the country.
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Mayor de Blasio
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Steve Burns
December 29, 2019 - 6:41 pm
People gathered in Brooklyn’s Grand Army Plaza on Sunday night to mark the last night of Hanukkah and show perseverance amid a wave of anti-Semitic attacks in the city and Tri-State.
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Community members, including Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg, left, celebrate the arrival of a new Torah near the rabbi's residence in Monsey, N.Y. A day earlier, a knife-wielding man stormed into the home and stabbed multiple people as they celebrated Hanukkah in the Orthodox Jewish community. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
December 29, 2019 - 6:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — When a suspect walked into the home of a rabbi celebrating Hanukkah and stabbed five celebrants it was the latest in a week of anti-Semitic attacks in the nation’s most demographically diverse area — and an incident that reverberated across the country. “Again, here we are: mourning...
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Monsey stabbing
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 29, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A 37-year-old man was arraigned Sunday in the stabbing of five people at a Hanukkah celebration in Rockland County Saturday.
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Bail
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Steve Burns
December 29, 2019 - 2:37 pm
New York judges are already following the state’s new bail reform law, and it’s had an impact on a recent series of anti-Semitic attacks in New York City.
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The Guardian Angels
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 29, 2019 - 12:21 pm
The crime-prevention group Guardian Angels will be patrol some Brooklyn neighborhoods after a series of anti-Semitic attacks in recent days.
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, right, and opposition Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn, left, walk through the Commons Members Lobby after hearing the Queen's Speech in Parliament, in London, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019. Britain's parliament returns following the election, for the State Opening of Parliament. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, Pool)
December 29, 2019 - 7:30 am
LONDON (AP) — A group of politicians from Britain’s opposition Labour Party have called for “fundamental change” within their party's leadership. The comments follow a parliamentary election earlier this month that gave Labour its worst election defeat since 1935 and made pro-Brexit Prime Minister...
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Police work the scene of a residence in Monsey, N.Y., early Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, following a stabbing Saturday during a Hanukkah celebration. Authorities say that several people were stabbed north of New York City late Saturday night and a possible suspect has been located. The Orthodox Jewish Public Affairs Council for the Hudson Valley region tweeted reports that the stabbing took place at the house of a Hasidic rabbi while they were celebrating Hanukkah. (Seth Harrison/The Journal News via AP)
December 29, 2019 - 3:52 am
MONSEY, N.Y. (AP) — A man attacked a Hanukkah celebration at a rabbi’s home north of New York City late Saturday, stabbing and wounding five people before fleeing in a vehicle, police said. The attack appeared to be the latest in a string targeting Jews in the region, including a massacre at a...
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FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2019 file photo, Orthodox Jewish men pass New York City police guarding a Brooklyn synagogue prior to a funeral for Mosche Deutsch in New York. Deutsch, a rabbinical student from Brooklyn, was killed in the shooting inside a Jersey City, N.J. market. New York City is increasing its police presence in some Brooklyn neighborhoods with large Jewish populations after a number of possibly anti-Semitic attacks during the Hanukkah holiday. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
December 28, 2019 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman accused of slapping three people in one of a series of apparently anti-Semitic attacks reported throughout New York during Hanukkah was charged Saturday with attempted assault as a hate crime, court records show. Tiffany Harris, 30, was released without bail after her...
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Borough Park anti-Semitic attack
NYPD
Kristie Keleshian
December 28, 2019 - 11:13 am
The NYPD says it has received reports of eight anti-Semitic crimes in the past week, including one Friday morning.
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