EJC in the media


POLITICO: “Against antisemitism: Belgian and European Jews need your solidarity” by EJC President Dr Ariel Muzicant

EJC President Dr Ariel Muzicant authored an opinion article in Politico about the national march against antisemitism in Brussels this Sunday, calling on society as a whole to join.

El Periodico: “Vandalizada la sinagoga de Jabad de Barcelona con una pintada de apoyo a Palestina”

"Incredibly disturbing! To see a synagogue in Barcelona defaced with anti-Israel graffiti is a jarring reminder that anti-Zionism and antisemitism come from the same dangerous ideology," said the European Jewish Congress.

Newsweek: “Twitter Antisemitism ‘Skyrocketed’ Since Elon Musk Takeover—Jewish Groups”

The European Jewish Congress explained that they have been urging social media companies, including Twitter, to take better and more decisive action to combat the spread of antisemitic content. They are also part of a series of groups urging the platform to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of antisemitism.

JTA: Barcelona synagogue defaced with anti-Israel graffiti

The Great Synagogue of Barcelona was hit with anti-Israel graffiti ahead of...

The Media Line: “Big Business: The Monetization of Antisemitism”

“The sale of goods with antisemitic messaging and Nazi memorabilia is an issue of deep concern for Jewish communities,” European Jewish Congress Executive Vice-President & CEO Raya Kalenova tells The Media Line, calling it a “rising and lucrative phenomenon” with uneven responses that need to be regulated more tightly across countries and retail organizations.

UNESCO joins forces with European Commission to tackle rising antisemitism through education in 12 EU States

European Jewish Congress President Dr Ariel Muzicant said, “The development of programmes for educators to address contemporary forms of antisemitism is intrinsically in line with the EU Strategy on combating antisemitism and fostering Jewish life adopted by the European Commission in 2021. It is vital to find innovate ways to combat anti-Jewish hatred and the EJC very much welcomes this important initiative that will definitely have a significant impact in the educational worl

Jerusalem Post: “European Jewish organizations call on all parties in Israel to pursue dialogue over conflict”

Two major Jewish European organizations released a statement, calling Israeli politicians to promote dialogue during this sensitive political situation of the judicial reforms.

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EJC calls on European leaders to demand from Hamas unconditional surrender and release of all hostages

The European Jewish Congress calls on European leaders to stop Hamas' reign of terror in the Gaza Strip and demand the unconditional and immediate release of all hostages if they want to protect and safeguard Palestinian civilians.