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Utah Jewish Federation seeks Holocaust education after student dons Hitler costume
November 6, 2019
“It’s horrible and mortifying that something like that was allowed to happen, and a child wasn’t asked to be removed from the parade,” said Jewish Federation’s executive director Alex Shapiro.
Minnesota school vandalized with swastika, other offensive graffiti
November 5, 2019
“When an act of hatred occurs anywhere in Edina, it affects our entire community,” Edina Public Schools superintendent John Schultz wrote in an e-mail to district families.
UK teacher fired after joking about sending Jewish kids to ‘the gas chambers’
October 16, 2019
The primary-school teacher reportedly apologized afterwards, asking the students not to tell anyone.
Photo circulates of Australian Jewish boy forced to kiss Muslim classmate’s shoes
October 4, 2019
Two Jewish students in Melbourne, Australia, were taken out of school after being the targets of anti-Semitic bullying in separate incidents.
Israeli-Americans mobilizing against ‘biased’ California ethnic-studies curriculum
August 12, 2019
It has established a Facebook group, launched a petition for Californians to express their opposition and offered a public comment template that streamlines the process for community members to voice their concerns to the Instructional Quality Commission.
Anti-Semitic graffiti found spray-painted on two public schools in Canada
June 18, 2019
Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada rose by 16.5 percent in 2018, with a total of 2,041 total incidents reported.
Florida enacts law barring anti-Semitism, religious discrimination in schools
May 30, 2019
“The bill sends a strong signal that Florida will not tolerate anti-Semitism, a cancer that continues to grow and threaten the fabric of society well beyond the Jewish community,” said the American Jewish Committee in a statement.