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Kansas newspaper under fire for Holocaust comparison, removes Facebook post
July 6, 2020
“After some heartfelt and educational conversations with Jewish leaders in the U.S. and abroad, I can acknowledge the imagery in my recent editorial cartoon … was deeply hurtful to members of a culture who’ve been dealt plenty of hurt throughout history,” said Dane Hicks, owner of “The Anderson County Review.”
July 6, 2020
The third wave of anti-Semitism is upon us
The coronavirus pandemic has rebooted the classic medieval Jew-hatred seen during the Black Plague. Today, in the age of a sovereign Jewish state, it has been redirected to demonize Israel.
ADL, Jewish groups criticize Omar, Tlaib for sharing anti-Semitic cartoon
August 20, 2019
ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt: Reps. Tlaib and Omar shouldn’t have “lifted up” the work of a cartoonist who “mocks the Holocaust and traffics in #antiSemitic tropes.”
Tlaib, Omar share Instagram political cartoon depicting efforts to silence them
August 19, 2019
The cartoon by Brazilian-Lebanese artist Carlos Latuff depicts Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu covering Tlaib’s mouth with his hand, while U.S. President Donald Trump does the same with Omar.
Anti-Semitic cartoonist no longer attending White House social-media summit
July 10, 2019
Facebook and Twitter have reportedly also not been invited to the summit, which is being held as conservatives have criticized social networking cites of censoring right-wing content.
Pro-Israel groups rebuke White House invitation to cartoonist with record of anti-Semitic work
July 8, 2019
Political cartoonist Ben Garrison has been accused by the Anti-Defamation League of drawing a “blatantly anti-Semitic” illustration.
‘The New York Times’ to scrap daily political cartoons over anti-Semitism controversy
June 11, 2019
Editorial-page editor James Bennet says the move was in the works for a year, though one of the paper’s main cartoonists attributes it directly to anti-Semitic images published in April.
PA minister: Trump ‘acts as if he’s in charge of entire world’
May 22, 2019
Palestinian Authority Culture Minister Atef Abu Saif: “Maybe President Donald Trump should stand trial for his policy on the Palestinians; his advisers are accessories to Israel’s crimes against the Palestinians.”
Fatah and PA cartoons link Eurovision competition to violence perpetrated by Israel
Nan Jacques Zilberdik and Maurice Hirsch
Palestinian Media Watch
May 20, 2019
Both Fatah and the official P.A. daily published cartoons linking the Eurovision Song Contest with supposed Israeli aggression.
Jonathan S. Tobin
May 10, 2019
Can Jews be anti-Semites? A cartoonist proves the point
Eli Valley, whose anti-Israel and anti-Trump cartoons resemble Nazi propaganda, spreads hatred. Nevertheless, he should be denounced, not banned.
SJP, Jewish Voice for Peace chapters at Stanford promote anti-Semitic cartoons
May 8, 2019
Rabbi Abraham Cooper of the Simon Wiesenthal Center notes that Eli Valley’s cartoons resemble imagery from the Third Reich.
Students for Justice in Palestine uses anti-Semitic cartoons to vandalize posters by Stanford Republicans
May 6, 2019
It’s Palestine Awareness Week at the California university, complete with an “apartheid wall.” It coincides with Israel Week on campus.
Following cartoon, ‘New York Times’ is urged to take steps to regain public trust
May 5, 2019
According to media watchdog organization, the newspaper needs to go beyond apologies and focus on transparency, impartiality, balance, accountability and accuracy.
May 2, 2019
Cartoons, ‘criticism of Israel’ and Jew-hatred
Anti-Semitic imagery appears regularly in European and Arab media. The excuse is always the same: It’s not anti-Semitic, just anti-Israel.
‘The New York Times’ must face its institutional bias, says media watchdog
May 2, 2019
Andrea Levin, executive director of the media watchdog organization CAMERA, calls for “genuine self-reflection” regarding the paper’s “well-documented pattern of bias” against Jews and Israel.