'As is pointed out by EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova, the proliferation of new electronic platforms has unfortunately turned out to be a boon for those bent on reviving old dark myths."
EJC has called on EU Member States to adopt in full the IHRA Working Definition on Antisemitism as part of a joint Action Plan to Combat Antisemitism on the continent.
“Unfortunately, this is another example that, at the beginning of the Twenty-First Century, hate is just intensifying against Jews in Europe," said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor.
A 34-page January 2019 report detailed the personnel and activities of 10 BDS-affiliated organizations that collectively received about 5 million euros from the EU in some form in the last year.
"We must all beware of the evil that can manifest when extremism is allowed to flourish unchallenged," said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor,
"The European Jewish Congress this week voiced alarm about the resurgence of antisemitism, urging political leaders to “prepare for the upcoming battle against extremism that is infecting our continent again”.