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White Supremacists Hang Antisemitic Banners in Southern California

White supremacist groups in Southern California, and throughout the United States, have reportedly been hanging hateful, antisemitic, and anti-immigrant banners on rooftops and across freeway overpasses to recruit more members for the past 10 months.

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Fusion GPS Founder Unhinged: Putin Uses Jews to Control the World

Glenn R. Simpson, the co-founder of the controversial opposition research firm Fusion GPS, espoused a conspiracy theory claiming that Vladimir Putin “essentially took over the Russian Jewish community” and that Putin uses “the Jewish Diaspora” as a route for Russian influence.

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More Than a Photo: Obama’s Close Associations With Notorious Anti-Semite Louis Farrakhan

TEL AVIV — Amid reports that a 2005 photograph of Barack Obama posing with Louis Farrakhan, the notorious anti-Semitic, anti-American leader of the Nation of Islam, was deliberately suppressed, it may be instructive to recall the former two-term president’s larger ties to Farrakhan, radical associations that run deeper than one picture from 13-years ago.

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Largest White Supremacist Gang Crackdown in Nation Puts 89 in Prison

A crackdown on white supremacist gang members in North Texas landed 89 in federal prison. Officials in the area say this is the largest prosecution in the nation’s history of violent criminals with lengthy records connected with white supremacist gangs.

Sheikh Ammar Shahin Islamic Center of Davis (Davis Masjid / Screenshot / YouTube)

California Imam Apologizes for Antisemitic Sermon

Imam Ammar Shahin of the Islamic Center of Davis apologized on Friday for a July 21 sermon in which he had quoted an antisemitic text and prayed for Allah to “annihilate” Jews “down to the very last one.”

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CNN: Trump’s Wrestling Meme May Be Racist, Antisemitic

On Sunday, CNN commentators described the video as a form of incitement; on Monday, the network reported that the video raised “questions” about “racism, bigotry, and violence … [and] antisemitism.”

George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management, listens during a seminar titled 'Charting A New Growth Path for the Euro Zone' at the annual International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings September 24, 2011 in Washington, DC.

Soros Board Member: Create Government Version Of Facebook To Combat Breitbart

A media researcher who serves on the global board of billionaire George Soros’s Open Society Foundations has called for the creation of a “public social media platform” to counter an alleged “right-wing media network,” which he claims is “anchored” around Breitbart News.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 27: FBI director James Comey speaks during a news conference at the Phillip Burton Federal Building on February 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. FBI director Comey met with members of the media and local law enforcement officials while in the San Francisco Bay Area …

James Comey Addresses Anti-Trump Anti-Defamation League

WASHINGTON — Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey spoke at the annual national leadership summit of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) in the nation’s capital on Monday.

Hundreds of people gather outside the American embassy in London on 9 November 2016 to protest against the election of Donald Trump as president of the US. During the protest two supporters of the far-right EDL showed up to give their support to Trump. (Photo by Jay Shaw Baker/NurPhoto via …

Anti-Defamation League Blames Trump Supporters for Anti-Semitism Rise

Jonathan Greenblatt, the CEO and national director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), testified Tuesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee that there had been a substantial rise in anti-Semitic incidents in the United States and linked that rise to President Donald Trump and his supporters.

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ADL Poll: Antisemitism Low in U.S., Despite Concerns

According to a new poll from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), antisemitism in the United States is low. However, a large number of Americans are deeply concerned about violence against Jews, and a significant percentage of Muslim Americans hold anti-Jewish views.

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Blue State Blues: ADL Owes Trump Supporters an Apology

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has led a campaign of defamation over the last several months, involving false claims of antisemitism, and targeting President Donald Trump; his adviser, Steve Bannon; and Breitbart News. Now the whole story has fallen apart.