Adam Yauch Park, the playground dedicated to the late Beastie Boys rapper was vandalized in NYC with spray-painted Swastikas and the words ‘Go Trump’ on Friday.
New Yorkers shared pictures of the antisemitic symbols which were tagged on the side of a child’s climbing train. ‘Adam Yauch Park in Brooklyn Heights was left defaced with ugly symbols of hate today. This cannot be the new normal!’ one person wrote on social media.
City Councilman Brad Lander tweeted a photo, adding, “Yet more hatred & anti-Semitism from Trump supporters. Police are investigating, and closed the park until it was removed, according to Pitchfork. Perhaps indicative of the intelligence level that breeds such outbursts, one of the swastikas was backwards, while the other was barely discernible. Continue reading
The answer is of course, not, but still some folks on social media are accusing radio host and writer Laura Ingraham of ending her Thursday night Republican National Convention speech with a flat-hand, palm-down gesture that admittedly resembled the “Heil Hitler” Nazi salute.
Following up her gesture, Ingraham thanked Dutch politician Geert Wilders for his praise of her remarks.
Popular British lawmaker, Jo Cox, was murdered in a shooting and stabbing attack in her constituency on Thursday.
Cox, 41, a member of the opposition Labour Party, was attacked shortly before 1 p.m. in Birstall, nesa the city of Leeds.
A man has been arrested in relation to the incident, police added. Both NBC News’ U.K. partner ITV News and the BBC said Cox had been shot and stabbed. Continue reading
A new video showing Jake Croman, (son of one of NYC’s most powerful landlords, Steven Croman,) calling Uber driver, Artur Zawada, homophobic slurs has gone viral.
The video shows Croman abusing the Uber driver after Zawada apparently canceled his ride. The clip has since been scrubbed from the internet.
Here’s some fast facts:
1. Croman Says He Was the Victim of an Anti-Semitic Diatribe From Zawada Prior to the Recording Continue reading
The NYPD is reporting one of its officers was shot in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn tonight. The officer is in serious condition, but is expected to survive.
The department says two suspects are in custody and that they are looking for a third.
This is a developing story. Check back for more details.
Tila Tequila just got booted from “Celebrity Big Brother UK” after producers learned she is a Nazi sympathizer. The early exit means she will not be getting paid.
In 2013, Tequila posed in Nazi regalia while photoshopped standing outside of Auschwitz.
The former reality star was kicked off across the pond in the UK and after the subject of Hitler came up while she was in the house, producers raised the red flag. Continue reading
The folks over at celebjihad removed a fake Kate Upton photo after receiving a takedown notice from the model’s lawyers — and then replaced the image with an anti-semitic cartoon depicting a hook-nosed lawyer holding a wad of cash.
As if there could possibly be any doubt as to whether or not the cartoon is anti-semitic, the image itself is named xjew_cartoon2.
Lena Dunham talks about her first time having sex and why that is like voting for President Obama. Huh?