Posts Tagged ‘ anti-semitism ’

Spielberg’s Upcoming Film is on this Jewish 6-Year-Old Kidnapped by the Church and Raised by the Pope

June 28, 2016
By
Spielberg's Next Film is on this 6-Year-Old Kidnapped by the Church and Raised by the Pope

One day in June of 1858, a policeman arrived at the home of Momolo and Marianna Mortara in Bologna, Italy, to take away their six-year-old son, Edgardo. The Mortaras were Jewish, but years before their Catholic maid had secretly baptized Edgardo when he was very sick, and she thought he…

Read more »

How Online (((Jews))) are Standing Up to Bigotry With Parentheses

June 8, 2016
By
How Online (((Jews))) are Standing Up to Bigotry With Parentheses

Perhaps you’ve noticed something strange sprout up on social media lately: a set of parentheses…

Read more »

Muhammad Ali’s Little-Known Jewish Side

June 5, 2016
By
Muhammad Ali's Little-Known Jewish Past

It’s become something of a cliche for the Jewish press, upon hearing of a cultural…

Read more »

That Episode Where Mary Tyler Moore Defended the Jews

April 11, 2016
By
some-of-my-best-friends-are-rhoda

A current exhibit at New York City’s Jewish…

Read more »

The Anti-Semitic, Racist Tweetbot That Shows The World Sucks

April 6, 2016
By
The Anti-Semitic, Racist Tweetbot That Shows The World Sucks

Did you hear about the time Microsoft created…

Read more »

Chicago “Bean” Artist’s Shocking Response to Anti-Semitic Graffiti

March 16, 2016
By
Chicago's "Bean" Artist's Unusual Response to Anti-Semitic Graffiti

If you’ve visited the Windy City anytime since…

Read more »

The Swastika-Shaped California Naval Base That Doesn’t Seem To Be Going Away

March 14, 2016
By
The Swastika-Shaped California Naval Base That Doesn't Seem To Be Going Away

The Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, located south of…

Read more »

Why Indiana Jones’ Nazi-Loving Enemy Said a Torah Prayer

February 22, 2016
By
rene bolloq

Listen carefully to the words of Nazi sympathizer…

Read more »

Groucho Marx’s Unlikely Friendship with a Famous Anti-Semite

February 18, 2016
By
eliot-and-marx

In 1961, Groucho Marx received an unlikely piece…

Read more »

“Camp Kill Jews” and Other Sleepy European Towns to Avoid

January 25, 2016
By
"Death to Jews" and Other Sleepy European Towns to Avoid

Planning a trip? There are a few places…

Read more »

How the Jewfish Got Its Name

December 29, 2015
By
Jewfish

Why does putting the word “Jew” in front…

Read more »

X-Men Asks: Are You a Jew, or a Mutant?

October 20, 2015
By
xmen

You are hated by groups of people worldwide.…

Read more »