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Kent State University finds swastika painted on campus
May 19, 2022
University spokesperson Eric Mansfield said it was seen on the pavement near the entrance and has since been removed.
Australian state of Victoria seeks to ban swastika, except for ‘religious’ use
May 12, 2022
The legislation does not cover online use of the hate symbol.
Massachusetts private college goes remote following anti-Semitic symbols, racist threat
February 23, 2022
School officials found 20 swastikas on campus, in addition to a note that targeted the school’s African-American community.
California city and school district condemn recent swastika vandalism
February 22, 2022
“While these symbols of hate can be removed from our campuses, the lasting impact on our community cannot,” said Manhattan Beach Unified board of trustees president Sally Peel.
ADL offers $7,500 for arrest in connection to two assaults in Brooklyn on Shabbat
February 7, 2022
New York Mayor Eric Adams tweeted: “Hatred won’t be tolerated in our city. Anti-Semitic acts of violence are an attack on every New Yorker and they will be met with the force of the entire city.”
Australia’s New South Wales considers ban on public displays of swastikas
February 4, 2022
The legislation would give exceptions to symbols used for educational, historical and/or other legitimate purposes.
Swastikas, graffiti found on DC’s Union Station post-Holocaust Remembrance Day
January 28, 2022
“This anti-Semitic and hateful symbol has no place in our society,” said the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.
Vandals deface wall in tunnel near Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial
December 6, 2021
Boise Mayor Lauren McLean: “I invite all good people of Boise to stand with me, as I stand with our Jewish neighbors, to rebuke this hate.”
US State Department still looking for vandal who etched swastika in elevator
October 12, 2021
Spokesman Ned Price said there were no updates, but that it remained a priority.
Vandals scrawl swastika, graffiti on car belonging to Santa Monica campus rabbi
October 11, 2021
“In instances like these, it reminds us that there is unfortunately still much darkness in this world,” said Rabbi Eli Moshe Levitansky, co-director of Chabad of Santa Monica College.
B’nai Brith Canada calls slew of swastika vandalism around country ‘reprehensible’
August 20, 2021
“We trust that our law-enforcement partners will investigate these matters diligently and do everything possible to apprehend the perpetrators,” said B’nai Brith Canada CEO Michael Mostyn.
Election signs for Jewish Canadian MPs targeted with anti-Semitic graffiti
August 18, 2021
“There is no room for anti-Semitic hate in Canada, or anywhere, and certainly not in a democratic electoral process,” tweeted Irwin Colter, founder and chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights.
Gantz decries use of Nazi symbols by Palestinian protesters
August 17, 2021
“The instigators crossed a bright red line,” says Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz, calling on the Palestinian Authority and international community to condemn the action.
Palestinians erect flaming swastika, Star of David near Evyatar outpost
August 15, 2021
The incident was part of nightly riots that have been ongoing for months with the aim of forcing the complete evacuation of the site.
US State Department probes incident of swastika etched into one of its elevators
July 27, 2021
Jewish politicians and organizations responded by pointing out that these types of incidents are why the administration must name an anti-Semitism envoy immediately.
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