Hamas Attack Reminds Europeans of the Virtue of Sovereignty

Hamas Attack Reminds Europeans of the Virtue of Sovereignty

Europe has discovered that it has an anti-Semitism crisis on its hands. And now some politicians claim to have found the answer: Deport the anti-Semites. It’s a response as illuminating as it is futile. The shock to Europe has been the “pro-Palestinian” protests on the streets in the weeks since Hamas’s barbaric invasion of Israel. … Read more

Police Investigate Death of Paul Kessler at Pro-Israel, Pro-Palestine Rallies

Police Investigate Death of Paul Kessler at Pro-Israel, Pro-Palestine Rallies

Updated Nov. 7, 2023 10:06 am ET Police are investigating the death of a 69-year-old man as a possible homicide following an altercation at dual pro-Israeli and pro-Palestinian demonstrations near Los Angeles. Ventura County Sheriff’s Office said Monday it was investigating the death of Paul Kessler in the city of Thousand Oaks, Calif., and had … Read more

British Sikh barred from Birmingham jury service for carrying kirpan

British Sikh barred from Birmingham jury service for carrying kirpan

A British Sikh, who was summoned to serve as a juror at a crown court, has said that a security guard did not let him in due to his kirpan — a religious dagger which has to be carried at all times by baptised Sikhs. Jatinder Singh said he felt “embarrassed and discriminated against” after … Read more

Stanford University Student Hurt in Possible Hate Crime 

Stanford University Student Hurt in Possible Hate Crime 

An Arab Muslim student at Stanford University was hurt in a campus hit-and-run that California authorities are investigating as a potential hate crime, according to the university. The incident occurred Friday afternoon as the student was crossing a street on foot, Stanford’s Department of Public Safety said.  Copyright ©2023 Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All … Read more

Vatican’s Silence on Holocaust Was Shaped by Antisemitism and Caution, Archives Show

Vatican’s Silence on Holocaust Was Shaped by Antisemitism and Caution, Archives Show

ROME—For decades, controversy over why Pope Pius XII didn’t speak out against the Nazi Holocaust has troubled the Catholic Church.  New research has revealed evidence that an antisemitic Vatican aide played a role in the wartime pope’s silence, as did fear of provoking violence against Catholics under Nazi rule and against the Vatican itself.  Copyright … Read more

Ola, Porter, Uber & Dunzo worst digital platforms for gig workers, says report

Ola, Porter, Uber & Dunzo worst digital platforms for gig workers, says report

In a year that has seen the formulation of a significant regulation based on inputs from workers called The Rajasthan Platform Based Gig workers (Registration and Welfare Act, 2023), “we hope that highlighting the experiences of workers will point to the structural changes that platforms, consumers and the state alike will need to undertake if … Read more

The Global War on the Jews

The Global War on the Jews

The disturbing fact of the past month is that Jews are under attack not only in Israel and not only by Hamas. The weeks since the barbaric Oct. 7 Hamas invasion of Israel have witnessed physical assaults on Jews the world over, including in the U.S. and Europe. This most modern of pogroms—global, televised, politicized—demonstrates … Read more

Antisemitic Comments Increase Across Chinese Social Media

Antisemitic Comments Increase Across Chinese Social Media

Updated Oct. 29, 2023 2:12 pm ET As war erupts between Israel and Hamas, a wave of antisemitic comments is sweeping through China’s social media.  In recent days, searches and mentions involving the phrase “anti-Jew” skyrocketed on the Chinese app WeChat. On news stories about the Middle East turmoil, some comments have ranged from outright … Read more

Law Firms Alter Diversity Programs Amid Legal Challenges

Law Firms Alter Diversity Programs Amid Legal Challenges

The changes by Perkins Coie and Morrison & Foerster come as employers look to sort out the ramifications of the Supreme Court’s ruling against affirmative action. Source link

How Playboy cut ties with Hugh Hefner to create a post-MeToo brand

How Playboy cut ties with Hugh Hefner to create a post-MeToo brand

Editor’s Note: The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writers. CNN is showcasing the work of The Conversation, a collaboration between journalists and academics to provide news analysis and commentary. The content is produced solely by The Conversation. The Conversation  —  Hugh Hefner launched Playboy Magazine 70 years ago this year. … Read more