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After anti-Semitic attack, Columbia professor lights campus Hanukkah menorah
“This is our response to darkness,” says Chabad Rabbi Yonah Blum. “We [were] expecting a lot of people, Jewish and not Jewish, to come out and show solidarity against anti-Semitism and hate.”
Painted swastika discovered at University of Illinois, as Nazi symbol appears on campuses
In total, 77 swastika incidents have occurred in 2018, according to the AMCHA Initiative.
Jewish Columbia professor finds swastikas, ‘Yid,’ spray-painted in office
A Jewish professor at Columbia University in New York was the target of anti-Semitic vandalism, walking into her office to discover two red swastikas and the slur “Yid” on the walls.
Swastika scrawled on Pittsburgh synagogue memorial at Duke University
“To our Jewish students, faculty, staff and neighbors—and indeed, every member of our university community—I pledge that Duke will do whatever we can to protect your safety,” said university president Vincent Price.
JCC in Fairfax, Va., vandalized with 19 painted swastikas
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine tweeted that an “insidious rise in hateful actions and anti-Semitism” must be met with “fierce condemnation and an over-abundance of love and unity.”