Search results for tag " racism"

  • Beware of fighting words!
    Written by on 22/04/2021
    A group of Christian leading clergy recently published a proclamation, calling upon the leaders of the Democratic Party to “be careful about appointing Jewish politicians to the Biden Administration, for they have nationalistic Jewish loyalty and affinity for the State of Israel.”

  • Israel’s Chief Rabbinate is a threat to Jewish unity and democracy
    Written by Uri Regev on 28/03/2018
    Last week, Israel’s Sephardic chief rabbi, Yitzhak Yosef, explained a point of ritual by likening a black child born to white parents to a “monkey.” Immediately following the publication of his racist remarks, a storm erupted. It was widely broadcast, including by JTA, Newsweek and the Palestinian media.

  • Chief rabbi calls black people ‘monkeys’
    Written by Uri Regev on 21/03/2018
    Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef uses pejorative term 'kushi' for African Americans in weekly sermon

  • Thou shalt fight racism!
    Written by on 10/09/2014
    Rabbi Uri Regev shares a few thoughts about Israel's internal battle of fighting racist activities fueled by religious extremism and potential for incitement

  • Though shalt fight racism!
    Written by on 28/08/2014
    A Dvar Torah for Parashat Re'eh.

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