The devastating events of this past weekend served as a sobering reminder that anti-Semitism not only still exists, but it’s thriving.
The reality is that anti-Semitism never went away. It has always been there, bubbling under the surface. The current climate in our country, however, has given it permission to boil over.
According to the Anti-Defamation League, anti-Semitic attacks have increased 60 percent since 2016. It’s the largest increase since the ADL starting tracking these statistics.
And, you can bet that if anti-Semitic attacks are on the rise in the country as a whole, they are also on the rise