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A Jewish Israeli who sought to stab an Arab but stabbed another Jew instead was sentenced to 11 years in prison on Monday. 

Shlomo Haim Pinto, a resident of the northern Israeli city of Kiryat Ata, was convicted in December of attempted murder for the October 2015 incident. According to the indictment, Pinto sought to attack an Arab. He picked a Supersol supermarket in Kiryat Ata as the site for his plot, believing that many Arabs work there. He entered the supermarket with a knife...

Hemmed in by a jostling crowd of chanting supporters, detractors and security guards with sniffer dogs, the Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders launched his campaign to lead Holland on Saturday by denouncing “Moroccan scum” whom he claimed “make the streets unsafe”.

On the first day of canvassing ahead of elections in mid-March, the current frontrunner toured a market square in the small town of Spijkenisse, rallying voters with a call to “make the Netherlands ours again”....

Alice Walker’s The Color Purple, Arthur Miller’s The Crucible and Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner are among a list of 35 books a group of five vandals have been ordered to read, after they were found guilty of covering a historic African American schoolhouse with racist, antisemitic and obscene graffiti.

A judge sentenced the teenagers to read the books, as well as watching 14 films, visiting two museums and writing a research paper to encourage “a greater appreciation for gender,...

Anti-Semitic incident joins chorus of recent, high-profile occurrences all throughout the United States in which Jews and their property have been attacked by assailants; FBI: Anti-Semitic crimes are the most common hate crimes based on religion in the United States and racist violence against Jews is on the rise.

Several high-profile anti-Semitic incidents in the United States have been reported in the last few days, including the latest incident in which swastikas and racist...

The political group Europe of Nations and Freedom (ENF), which consists of representatives of several populist and anti-immigration parties including Germany's Alternative for Germany (AfD) and the French National Front, is holding a convention in the western German city of Koblenz on Saturday.
The ENF is the smallest group in the European Parliament, with 40 members. However, some 1,000 participants are expected at the meeting.
Prominent European populist politicians, including...

Germany's supreme court ruled against lawmakers' bid to outlaw a far-right party accused of promoting a racist and anti-Semitic agenda on Tuesday.

The German parliament's upper house, which represents the country's 16 state governments, applied for the ban at the end of 2013. It's the second attempt to ban the National Democratic Party, better known by its German acronym NPD.

Officials maintain the party violates the German Constitution and are keen to cut off NPD's state...

Fast good giant Dairy Queen, famed for its soft serve ice cream, has closed one of its stores and ended its relationship with the owner after police said he “proudly admitted” using a racial slur to a customer.

Deianeira Ford said the DQ outlet in Zion, Illinois, had mixed up her order at the drive-through window. When owner Jim Crichton refused to correct the order, she asked for refund. He refused to give one, and he then started yelling racist epithets at her.

“It was really...

Anders Breivik has given a Nazi salute to a court that will rule on whether his human rights have been violated in prison.

Norway’s government is trying to overturn the verdict that it violated Breivik’s human rights by keeping him in isolation. A judge from Oslo District Court said the country had violated a ban on “inhuman and degrading” treatment.

Dressed in a dark suit, Breivik stared briefly at reporters while making the salute but didn’t speak.

Judge Oystein...

People in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Serbian entity -- Republika Srpska -- celebrated the creation of the small state for the second year in a row on Monday, defying a ruling from Bosnia's highest court.

Celebrations, which were backed by senior members of the entity’s government, began with a parade in Banja Luka city.

Monday’s ceremony was secured by around 1,000 police officers, and the entire city was decorated with Republika Srpska flags.

Republika Srpska’s president...

Since 2012, the number of non-Jewish refugees from African countries in present-day Israel has shrunk from a peak of approximately 64,000 to fewer than 46,000.

Israel’s successful efforts to reduce the number of Africans living in territory it controls must be recognized for what it is: ethnic cleansing.

For the last four years, Sheen has compiled an annual list of the public figures most responsible for Israel’s racist treatment of Africans.

The list reads as both an...

Ann Coulter sending out dog whistles to show her solidarity with neo-Nazis?

Several white nationalists seem to think that’s the case after Coulter mysteriously tweeted out the number “14” on Thursday morning without offering any explanation or additional context.

Unfortunately, 14 happens to be a popular reference for white supremacists.

That’s because the most popular slogan for white supremacists happens to be 14 words: “We must secure the existence of our people and...

An international relations professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago was forced to teach statistics after being told he was most qualified because Asians, particularly Koreans, are very good at math, a recent federal lawsuit charges.

The allegation is one of a number leveled by South Korea native Seung-Whan Choi, who is suing the public university over job discrimination and harassment on the basis of his race and national origin.

ccording to the complaint, dated Dec....

When Twitter started cracking down on users who were engaging in “hateful conduct” in November, the Southern Poverty Law Center published a list of white nationalists whose accounts appeared to be unaffected by the move. At the top of that list was Matthew Heimbach, a 20-something white nationalist who used his Twitter account to promote racist, anti-Semitic beliefs.

For a portion of 2016, Heimbach had a verified Twitter account, a designation that is seen as an implicit symbol of...

Italy's education ministry received a nasty shock after a poll seeking to find out what the most ‘beloved’ book among children returned an unwelcome entry.

The cross-country survey of 140,000 secondary school classrooms was intended as a means to understand which works by Italian authors were the most popular, but somehow ended up including Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf, according to La Repubblica.

Mein Kampf (‘My Struggle’), is the partly-autobiographical work that outlined Hitler...

Four Chelsea fans accused of singing racist chants have been convicted of racist violence and given suspended one-year sentences by a French court.

Video emerged of the group singing racist songs and preventing a black man from boarding the Metro in Paris, while chanting: "We're racist and that's the way we like it."

The video sparked widespread disapproval and Chelsea football club condemned the fans' behaviour.

"Such behaviour is abhorrent and has no place in football...