Assaults, Arson, Slurs: Report Finds Anti-Semitism in Berlin

Small square brass plates set in the pavement remember Jewish residents of Berlin’s Lichtenberg district who were torn from their homes and killed by the Nazis decades ago. Nearby, the charred remains of a Jewish-run bar destroyed by arson last month attest to a hatred that still burns among far-right extremists.

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European Magistrate Backs Ritual Slaughter for Halal and Kosher Meat

In a legal test case pitting animal rights advocates and far-right politicians against Muslim and Jewish religious leaders seeking to protect halal and kosher meats, a magistrate for Europe’s highest court on Thursday said bans on the ritual of slaughtering of animals without first stunning them are unlawful.

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Jewish Groups Unite to Oppose Trump Immigration Policy

From fiery protests outside detention centers in Texas, New Jersey and Rhode Island to a sit-in that blocked an Amazon store in New York, a coalition of liberal Jewish groups is increasingly making itself heard as it fights the Trump administration’s immigration policies.

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