Sarkozy Despised For His Jewish Origins, Ex-French FM says

10/14/2014 - 20:00

Bernard Kouchner, a former foreign minister of France, said that ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy was widely disliked because of his Jewish origins.

France’s National Front Gaining Among Jews With Tough Stance On Arab Anti-Semitism

09/23/2014 - 20:00

From the window of his Paris home, Michel Ciardi can see into the waiting room of a government welfare agency where a predominantly Arab and African crowd awaits government checks.

The JDL Chai?

The Jewish Defense League, started by Kahane in 1968, has returned to North America.

08/21/2014 - 20:00
Staff Writer

The JDL chai?

Amid a spate of violent anti-Israel protests, young Jews are turning increasingly to militant solutions.

 Members of the Jewish Defense League demonstrate in front of the Percy military hospital in Clamart, France. Getty Images.

As Online Anti-Semitism Grows, So Do Efforts To Counter It

08/18/2014 - 20:00

Berlin - It’s been 17 years since Suzette Bronkhorst co-founded the Dutch Complaints Bureau for Discrimination on the Internet, but she said she doesn’t remember the level of anti-Semitic speech on social media platforms ever being this high.

Anti-Israel Rioters Torch Cars, Throw Firebomb At Paris-Area Synagogue

07/20/2014 - 20:00

PARIS — Anti-Israel protesters hurled a firebomb at a synagogue during an unauthorized demonstration in a heavily Jewish suburb of Paris.

France’s New Chief Rabbi Calls For Inclusiveness

06/23/2014 - 20:00

Paris - France’s newly elected chief rabbi has vowed to pursue a path of inclusiveness and restore the confidence of the country’s half a million Jewish community, badly shaken by anti-Semitic attacks and a recent scandal over religious divorce.

Men, Apparently Armed, Threaten Paris Cops Outside Synagogue

06/15/2014 - 20:00

Two men pointed what looked like firearms at police stationed outside a Paris synagogue in part of a weekend string of anti-Semitic incidents in and near the French capital.

French Birthright Expected To Increase Tenfold This Year

06/10/2014 - 20:00

The number of French participants in Taglit-Birthright Israel is slated to increase to 1,000 this year from approximately 100 a year ago.

Aliyah Up From France, Down From U.S.

11/25/2013 - 19:00

Jewish immigration from France to Israel has increased by 49 percent in the first nine months of 2013 compared to last year.

Report: 58% Rise In Anti-Semitic Attacks In France In 2012

02/19/2013 - 19:00

France saw an increase of 58 percent in anti-Semitic incidents in 2012 compared to the previous year, according to a report by the French Jewish community.

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