Keir Starmer elected new UK Labour leader

By |april 4th, 2020|anti-Semitism, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn, Keir Starmer, Labour Party, News, UK elections|

Pro-European centrist Keir Starmer was on Saturday (4 April) unveiled as new Labour party leader, heralding a shift in Britain's main opposition party after a crushing election defeat under veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn and years of ideological infig...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Keir Starmer elected new UK Labour leader

Poland names new head of Jewish museum as tensions rise

By |februar 28th, 2020|anti-Semitism, Holocaust, Jews, News, Poland, World War II|

Poland's government appointed a new director of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews on Thursday (27 February), as the ruling nationalists face accusations of politicising museums to reflect their view of history.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland names new head of Jewish museum as tensions rise

EU castigates Aalst carnival parade for ‘anti-Semitism’

By |februar 25th, 2020|anti-Semitism, Flanders, Margaritis Schinas, Nazism, News, UNESCO, World War II|

The European Commission on Monday (24 February) slammed a Belgian street parade for featuring anti-Semitic floats that it said were "incompatible" with EU values.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU castigates Aalst carnival parade for ‘anti-Semitism’

Poland, Israel condemn resurgent anti-Semitism at Auschwitz commemoration

By |januar 28th, 2020|Andrzej Duda, anti-Semitism, Holocaust, Israel, Jews, Nazi Germany, News, Poland, Reuven Rivlin, World War II|

The presidents of Israel and Poland called on Monday (27 January) for greater efforts to combat anti-Semitism as the world marked 75 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp amid concerns over a global resurgence of anti-Jewish prejudice.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland, Israel condemn resurgent anti-Semitism at Auschwitz commemoration

With anti-Semitism on the rise, Auschwitz liberation commemorated

By |januar 27th, 2020|anti-Semitism, Frank Walter Steinmeier, Holocaust, Jews, Nazi Germany, News, PiS, Poland, Russia, Vladimir Putin, World War II|

World leaders join ageing Holocaust survivors in Poland on Monday (27 January) to mark 75 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp by Soviet troops, amid concerns over a global resurgence of anti-Semitism.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za With anti-Semitism on the rise, Auschwitz liberation commemorated

‘Soros orchestra’: The next chapter in Hungary’s Article 7 odyssey

By |december 11th, 2019|anti-Semitism, Article 7, EU Council Presidency, Hungary, illiberal democracy, News, Zoltán Kovács|

The General Affairs Council held a thematic hearing on Tuesday (10 December) on the ongoing Article 7 procedure against Hungary, tackling the alleged breaches of judicial independence, academic freedom and freedom of expression, particularly media free...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za ‘Soros orchestra’: The next chapter in Hungary’s Article 7 odyssey

Jourova: ’I don’t want us to come back to the pre-1989 era’

By |oktober 10th, 2019|anti-Semitism, Hungary, News, Poland, press freedom, rule of law, Věra Jourová, Von der Leyen Commission|

Vice-President elect for Values and Transparency Věra Jourová gave the good example on 9 October by meeting with Brussels journalist to talk about her future portfolio, and made some strong political statements answering their questions.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Jourova: ’I don’t want us to come back to the pre-1989 era’

Poland’s foreign ministry condemns attack on Israeli students

By |september 9th, 2019|anti-Semitism, News, Poland, United States, World War II|

Poland's foreign ministry on Sunday (8 September) condemned violence against a group of Israeli students beaten at a Warsaw nightclub early on Saturday, following criticism that Polish leaders are not doing enough to denounce antisemitism.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland’s foreign ministry condemns attack on Israeli students

Europe facing ‘winds of xenophobia’, Spain’s Sanchez warns

By |februar 25th, 2019|anti-Semitism, fascism, Franco, News, Partido Popular, Pedro Sanchez, Spain, Vox, xenophobia|

Spain's Pedro Sánchez on Sunday (24 February) urged Europeans to resist the "winds of xenophobia" threatening the continent, as he marked 80 years since the flight of 475,000 Spaniards to France after Francisco Franco seized power after a brutal civil war.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Europe facing ‘winds of xenophobia’, Spain’s Sanchez warns

France rallies to denounce anti-Semitic insults at protests

By |februar 19th, 2019|anti-Semitism, Emmanuel Macron, France, News, yellow vests|

Mass rallies are planned in Paris and other French cities Tuesday (19 February) to denounce a flare-up of anti-Semitic acts which culminated in a violent tirade against a prominent writer during "yellow vest" anti-government protests last weekend.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za France rallies to denounce anti-Semitic insults at protests