Friday, September 20, 2019

Jewish

Suspected Neo-Nazis Compiling Names Of Jews On Chat App Telegram

Users of the Telegram social network are creating an online list of Jewish people who are critical of white nationalism. Mother Jones reported that the list is being compiled in...

LISTEN: Recording Details Synagogue Shooting Suspect’s 911 Call

San Diego - Prosecutors on Thursday played a 12-minute recording of a gunman calmly telling a 911 dispatcher that he had just fired an assault rifle inside a synagogue to save whit...

NJ Congressional Delegation Censures Use Of ‘Jew Down’ By Local Council

Trenton, NJ - New Jersey’s congressional delegation has condemned local council members for using anti-Semitic language in the past several weeks. “Anti-Semitism is on the rise ...

NY Will Increase Police Presence In Jewish Neighborhoods For High Holidays

New York - The New York Police Department said it will increase its presence in Jewish neighborhoods before and during the High Holidays. Increased foot patrols and specialized ...

What Are Your Thoughts on the Vos iz Neias Website Redesign?

Vos Iz Neias has been faithfully serving its community of readers for over 15 years. We recently undertook a complete overhaul of the website, giving it a more upgraded look and fe...

Former Security Guard Indicted For Plotting To Bomb Las Vegas Synagogue

Las Vegas - A former security guard was charged with compiling bomb components and guns to kill people at a Las Vegas synagogue, and of drawing up plans to attack a bar catering to...

Moshe Holtzberg, Whose Parents Were Killed In Mumbai Attack, Becomes Bar Mitzvah

Brooklyn,N.Y — Moshe Holtzberg, whose parents Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg were killed in the 2008 terrorist attack in Mumbai, celebrated becoming a bar mitzvah by donning tefillin for...

Amar’e Stoudemire Visits His Campus Hillel And Wants To Boost Black-Jewish Relations

Miami - Despite his serious thoughts about an NBA comeback, Amar’e Stoudemire is taking a little break from basketball to go to school. The former six-time NBA All-Star, who had ne...

From the Editor: Knee-Jerk Defense Of Assault of Woman at Target Reveals Stereotypical Prejudices

Flatbush - Vos Iz Neias recently published a video of a woman assaulting another woman at Target because she refused to apologize for reaching over the first woman's child in order...

Alan Carr Adresses Lakewood Community Leaders On Anti-Semitism

Lakewood, NJ - In a stirring display of unity and resolve, over 100 diverse community leaders from Lakewood, Toms River, Jackson, Brick and Howell gathered at the Lakewood Municipa...

Governor Cuomo Releases Statement on Attack of Hasidic Man in Williamsburg, NY

A Hasidic Jewish man was assaulted and robbed in Brooklyn on Tuesday in an incident captured on video and posted on social media. Four men cornered the man, with long sidelocks ...

Former Senate Candidate Will Run For City Council In Idaho To ‘Challenge Jewish Power’ On Local Level

Garden City, ID - Patrick Little, a known white supremacist who espouses anti-Semitic views, is lowering his sights after running for the U.S. Senate and flirting with a 2020 presi...

This Couple Wants to Bring the Light of Torah to North Dakota

(Sponsored Content) North Dakota - Chabad of North Dakota is under contract to purchase the former Ronald McDonald House in Fargo for an amazing price. They need your help to ma...

Swastika Hung On Dorm Door Of Jewish Student At Tufts

Boston - A Jewish student at Tufts University found a swastika affixed to the door of his dorm room. The swastika was discovered Sunday night when the student returned to his ro...

Op-Ed: Jews Must Defend Themselves In The Face Of Anti-Semitic Attacks

Op-Ed - As anyone who's following the news is aware, as of recent there has been a dramatic spike in anti-Semitic incidents and crimes. Theses incidents, ranging from swastikas to ...

NJ Teen Accused Of Deliberately Swerving Car Twice To Hit Jewish Men

Jackson, NJ - A New Jersey teenager is accused of deliberately swerving his car – twice – at two Jewish men while the passengers yelled insults about their religion. The inciden...

Watchdog Report Finds Alarming Spike In Israel-Related Anti-Semitism On College Campuses

The number of Israel-related, anti-Semitic incidents against Jewish students on campuses increased 70 percent from 2017 to 2018, according to a report published on Tuesday by the n...

Canadian Officials Face Criticism For Honoring Ukrainian Nazi Collaborators

Sambir, Ukraine - Canadian officials are receiving backlash from the Jewish community for honoring members of Ukrainian organizations that helped the Nazis in World War II. A ne...

Orthodox Jewish Man Violently Robbed In Williamsburg [VIDEO]

Williamsburg - An Orthodox Jewish man was assaulted by several African-American youths in Williamsburg today. Video footage shows the man walking on Warsoff Pl near Park Ave, wh...

For Blacks and Jews, Annual Brooklyn Festival Takes on Greater Significance Following String of Anti Semitic Attacks

NEW YORK — At the end of August, the New York Police Department Hate Crimes Task Force investigated an alleged anti-Semitic attack near Brower Park in the Crown Heights neighborhoo...