Tag: Anti-Defamation League

Trump Refuses to Condemn Rise in Anti-Semitism as More Jews Threatened

Prominent anti-Semites are applauding President Donald Trump’s continued refusal to condemn a rising level of anti-Semitism in the United States, including bomb threats to at least 11 more Jewish community centers on Monday, bringing the total to 69 incidents targeting 54 JCCs in 27 states since January. According to the…

White Supremacist To Serve in Top White House Role

The man considered by many to be a de-facto leader of the white supremacist alt-right movement is now the second-most powerful man in the White House. President-elect Donald Trump on Sunday appointed Breitbart chairman Stephen Bannon to serve as his chief strategist and senior counselor a decision that was widely…

Trump Revels in Neo-Nazi Support

It appears that, in example after example, Donald Trump likes being liked by neo-Nazis. Over the weekend Trump once again tweeted a white supremacist dog whistle, something he’s done several times throughout his presidential campaign. This time it was an image of Hillary Clinton looking proud, over a background of…

Louisiana Extends Hate Crime Protections to Police

Louisiana on Thursday became the first state in the nation to include law enforcement officers as a protected class under hate-crime law, treating attacks on public safety workers the same as attacks motivated by race, religion, gender identity or sexual orientation. The “Blue Lives Matter” bill was signed into law…

Jewish Groups Latest to be Offended by Trump

Many groups have been offended by Donald Trump since the businessman announced his candidacy for president last summer. This time, it is Jewish groups that have had enough of Trump. The Anti-Defamation League today announced it will “redirect” money donated by Trump in previous years to the organization and divert…

Carson: No Holocaust if Jews had Guns

“I think the likelihood of Hitler being able to accomplish his goals would have been greatly diminished if the people had been armed,” Dr. Ben Carson said in an interview last week. The Republican candidate has been adamant on his stance regarding gun control, and he has made his view…