Jewish Communities, USA

President Trump proclaims May ‘Jewish American Heritage Month’

President Donald Trump declared May to be Jewish American Heritage Month in a press release Friday. “During Jewish American Heritage Month, we celebrate our nation’s strong American Jewish heritage, rooted in the ancient faith and traditions of the Jewish people,” Trump said. Trump mentioned that the Jewish people have left “an indelible mark on American… Continue reading President Trump proclaims May ‘Jewish American Heritage Month’

Jewish Communities, Madrid, Melilla

Melilla: ‘Tetuan striped’, the exhibition about Atletico Tetuan goes to the Autonomous City After passing through Madrid and Tel Aviv, “Tetuan striped” returns to North Africa.

This time the expo is enriched with a panel dedicated to football in Melilla and the inaugural event will feature the intervention of former footballer Antonio Potous. While the city of Tetuán was part of the Spanish protectorate of Morocco (from 1912 to 1956), Atletico Tetuán became a member of the Primera División of Spanish… Continue reading Melilla: ‘Tetuan striped’, the exhibition about Atletico Tetuan goes to the Autonomous City After passing through Madrid and Tel Aviv, “Tetuan striped” returns to North Africa.

Jewish Communities

Antisemitic and anti-Christian messages in a Marvel comic book Indonesian cartoonist Ardian Syaf apologizes on Facebook for the sectarian winks in ‘X-Men Gold’

The Indonesian Muslim cartoonist Ardian Syaf apologized to social networks on Tuesday after introducing messages considered critical of Judaism and Christianity in the first issue of the Marvel comic book 'X-Men Gold'. "My career is over now, it's the consequence of what I did and I assume it, please, no more mockery, no more hatred,… Continue reading Antisemitic and anti-Christian messages in a Marvel comic book Indonesian cartoonist Ardian Syaf apologizes on Facebook for the sectarian winks in ‘X-Men Gold’

Antisemitism, Barcelona, Jewish Communities, USA

Anger of the Jewish Community of Barcelona against the city council

The motion approved by the Barcelona City Council condemning the Israeli occupation and colonization policies of the Palestinian territories has angered the Jewish community in the city, which it considers to be anti-Semitism. In addition, the Israeli embassy estimates that the aim is to demonize the country. The Jewish community is considering giving a response… Continue reading Anger of the Jewish Community of Barcelona against the city council

Antisemitism, Barcelona, Israel, Jewish Communities, Madrid

Barcelona: young anti-Semite condemned to visit a synagogue

A judge in Barcelona has sentenced a young man of 22 years to four months in prison, special disqualification for the right of suffrage and about 500 euros fine for having painted a Nazi swastika at the door of a synagogue in the Catalan capital. The sentence nevertheless agrees to suspend the sentence of deprivation… Continue reading Barcelona: young anti-Semite condemned to visit a synagogue

Antisemitism, Jewish Communities, Madrid

Commemoration of Yom Hashoa in Madrid

The emotional act was celebrated before the Holocaust Memorial, which was erected 10 years ago by the architect Alberto Stisin and the author of the work Samuel Nahon, representing the will to defend freedom and human rights. The installation of the laurel wreath by the Deputy Mayor of Madrid, Marta Higueras, Daniel Kutner, Israeli Ambassador… Continue reading Commemoration of Yom Hashoa in Madrid

Antisemitism, Barcelona, Jewish Communities, Madrid

The Israeli consul recalls the struggle of the Jews in Catalonia for freedom

The Fossar de la Pedrera has become the scene this morning of an act of remembrance of the struggle of the Jews in Catalonia for freedom. The ceremony has been convened by four entities: the Jewish Community Atid, Chabad Lubavitch, the Progressive Jewish Community Bet Shalom and the Israeli Community. The act was carried out… Continue reading The Israeli consul recalls the struggle of the Jews in Catalonia for freedom