Report by London-based Institute for Jewish Policy Research finds that Europe accounts for same percentage of worldwide Jews today as it did nearly 1,000 years ago ■ 70,000 Israeli-born Jews live permanently in Europe
A decade ago Yuval Gal moved to the Hague, where he opened a hummus joint, was a stay-at-home dad and created a show about Jewish food. No he's vying for a seat in the Dutch parliament in a party that backs boycotting Israel and a one-state solution to the conflict
It was the affair that shocked Saint-Germain-des-Pres: French philosopher Raphael Enthoven left his wife, Justine Levy, for supermodel Carla Bruni – who was his father's lover at the time. His new 'autobiographical novel' only made things worse
After long legal dispute over construction, the ceremonial will feature the names of more than 102,000 Jews, Roma and Sinti Holocaust victims
The squad sticks up signs on the streets of Tel Aviv to protest a 60% rise in violence against them since the pandemic hit in March
When it comes to racists and antisemites, the social media giants seem to think there are good people on both sides. This is how we’re fighting back against their inaction
Of all the intellectuals expelled from Germany during the war, Hannah Arendt is the one with iconic status there. An exhibition devoted to her grapples with her unchallenged position in the pantheon
Federation of the Jewish Communities say anti-Semitic incidents, mainly online, doubled in 2019
The reopening of synagogues in Italy, where more than 32,000 people have died of COVID-19, comes with significant and sometimes unsettling conditions for worshippers
In Germany, Israel and the Jews are fought over with a crudely absolutist, hysterical intensity. Caricatured, exploited, courted and vilified by left and right, normality sounds to me like a distant promise
Thousands commemorate victims of the Ustasa regime while a Catholic Mass honored them: 'My two grandfathers, their brothers and my grandmother were all killed by these fascists who have been honored today'
Incident is sixth act of vandalism at Amsterdam restaurant in recent years
Like much of Eastern Europe, Romania’s synagogues and other symbols of Jewish life are in decay. As the community dwindles and cemeteries become parking lots, will Jewish history also fade away?
Against the backdrop of a surge of anti-Semitism in Sweden, a former neo-Nazi and a former Israeli team up to turn the tide
Gateshead in northeastern England is renowned for its Haredi educational institutions. But as the Jewish community continues to grow, its new religious leader will have to choose between embracing the past or the present
For the first time since 2003, the Lukov March – which honors a Nazi collaborator – did not take place in Sofia, Bulgaria last weekend. But that doesn’t mean far-right groups didn’t mark the occasion
Hungarian organization that conducted survey also found that same number of respondents believe Jews 'exploit Holocaust victimhood for their own needs'
Incident deemed 'stupid beyond words' and 'unacceptable' by Dutch Jewry’s watchdog on anti-Semitism
What's in a name? Rashela Mizrahi claims her ouster was politically motivated, not because she spoke in front of a sign stating ‘Republic of Macedonia’
It took a year to finish writing the scroll donated by Uri Krauss of Zurich, Switzerland
Known for his gangster roles, Cassel plays a good-hearted, observant Jew in ‘The Specials.’ He talks about working with autistic actors, the state of Jewish-Muslim relations in France and why he opposes boycotting artists like Roman Polanski
Helmuth James von Moltke co-founded a resistance group called the Kreisau Circle, and was executed for treason in 1945. His son reflects on his father’s quiet heroism
What is it about the Dreyfus Affair, which polarized fin-de-siecle France that still resonates with an immediacy that makes one wonder if humanity is truly capable of learning from its mistakes?
Survivor's house marked with a Star of David and the words 'Jews Here' in German
Prince Charles’ visit to Jerusalem this week highlights the post-Brexit U.K.’s desperation to secure a favorable trade deal with the United States, not a thawing of ties with the Jewish state
Prime Minister Viktor Orban first deflected part of the blame to the Nazi occupation but eventually acknowledged Hungary's role in the genocide
Lithuanian lawmaker for the ruling party of Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis announced last month that a committee he heads is drafting legislation declaring that neither Lithuania nor its leaders participated in the Holocaust
Jerusalem exhibit shows how Jewish Italian women from the 16th century onward turned everyday clothing into sacred objects, transforming their communities along the way
Twenty-two gravestones were vandalized in the country’s northern town of Rajec, following a similar incident in which 60 tombstones were knocked down and set on fire in a Jewish cemetery near the Polish border
Soros-bashing by Trump’s attorney Giuliani has been legitimized by a number of people, including Benjamin Netanyahu and his son Yair