Swiss vote to ban swastika in crackdown on extremist symbols

Switzerland’s parliament on Wednesday approved a motion to ban the Nazis’ swastika emblem as part of a crackdown on extremist symbols in the neutral country. The lower house of parliament voted to prohibit one of the most infamous symbols of Adolf Hitler’s National Socialist regime following concerns about rising antisemitism. The number of antisemitic […]

NYC mayor’s message to pro-Palestinian protesters: ‘Bring the Hostages Home’

New York City Mayor Eric Adams was confronted by Pro-Palestinian demonstrators in Manhattan on Tuesday evening, who met the mayor with chants of “You have blood on your hands Eric Adams” and “How many killed Palestinian children will it take for you to call for a ceasefire?” Adams simply responded: “Bring the hostages home.” […]

Rep. Tlaib accuses IDF of sexual violence against Palestinian children

US Representative Rashida Tlaib refuses to support a congressional resolution denouncing Hamas’s utilization of rape and sexual violence during and after the October 7 massacre. The bill, introduced by Democrat Lois Frankel of Florida, was approved by a 418 to 0 vote, with Tlaib opting to vote “present.” Tlaib explained her refusal to support […]

Former Dutch PM Dries Van Agt and his wife opt for euthanasia

Dries Van Agt, who served as prime minister of the Netherlands from 1977 to 1982, and whom Dutch watchdog groups condemned in recent years as an antisemite, chose to die last Monday with the assistance of a doctor, along with his wife. He was 93. The double-euthanasia was announced on Sunday, by Van Agt’s […]

Swedish, Iranian ministers discuss assassination plot against Jews

Swedish Defense Minister Tobias Billström spoke with his Iranian counterpart on a suspected plot orchestrated by Iranian agents against Jewish Swedes, according to a local media report from Thursday. The issue of an imprisoned Swedish national, Johan Floderus, was also reportedly discussed. “It is very serious that Iranian agents on Swedish territory have tried to […]

Pope Francis labels antisemitism ‘sin against God’

Pope Francis condemned all forms of anti-Judaism and antisemitism, labeling them as a “sin against God,” after noticing an increase in attacks against Jews around the world. “(The Church) rejects every form of anti-Judaism and antisemitism, unequivocally condemning manifestations of hatred towards Jews and Judaism as a sin against God,” the pontiff wrote in […]

To not stand with Israel is to reject Christianity – former archbishop

A former Archbishop of Canterbury urged the Christian community to align themselves with Israel, asserting that failure to do so would be a departure from their faith. “Israel is under threat on a level that seems equal to anything they have experienced after 1948. Christian people must stand with Israel at this time. To […]

Australia PM condemns neo-Nazis after arrest of ‘disguised’ group

Australia’s Prime Minister Anthony Albanese condemned on Saturday domestic neo-Nazi activity after a black-clad group was arrested on the country’s national day, which saw rallies in support of its Indigenous people. Police said late on Friday, a holiday known as Australia Day, that they arrested six people and issued 55 others with infringement notices […]