In Denmark, Harsh New Laws for Immigrant ‘Ghettos’ – The New York Times

COPENHAGEN — When Rokhaia Naassan gives birth in the coming days, she and her baby boy will enter a new category in the eyes of Danish law. Because she lives in a low-income immigrant neighborhood described by the government as a “ghetto,” Rokhaia will be what the Danish newspapers call a “ghetto parent” and he […]

Slain Jewish guard in Denmark was ‘irreplaceable’ – Jewish World Features – Israel News | Haaretz

AP – Denmark’s chief rabbi said the Jewish victim of an attack near Copenhagen’s main synagogue on Sunday was an “irreplaceable” security guard protecting the city’s Jewish community. Rabbi Jair Melchior said Dan Uzan, 37, was guarding a celebration at a Jewish community building near the synagogue when he was shot dead. “He was a […]

The Copenhagen attacks have brought the free speech fight full circle – Quartz

Two attacks in Copenhagen—one at a free-speech debate and another at the city’s biggest synagogue—have left one dead and three injured. The gunman behind both was later killed by police. The event, attended by the French ambassador to Denmark, was hosted by Lars Vilks, a Swedish cartoonist who became infamous after a cartoon portraying the Prophet Mohammed as […]

Jews Threatened and Told To Remove ‘Jewish Hats’ in Copenhagen – Tablet Magazine

In Denmark, known for its historic tolerance, Jews are now threatened and told to remove their ‘Jewish hats’ inline begin Sweden’s ‘Damn Jew’ Problem Wearing a yarmulke is no longer safe in the city of Malmö. The mayor blames the Jews, while other Swedish politicians point to ‘social inequality.’ Meet Europe’s New Fascists Hungary’s far-right […]