Physical Address

304 North Cardinal St.
Dorchester Center, MA 02124

Biden denounces ‘intense increase’ in antisemitism at Holocaust remembrance event

President Joe Biden spoke out against rising levels of antisemitism in America and condemned the atrocities committed by Hamas during its attack on Israel in an event at the U.S. Capitol. Biden emphasized his support for Israel’s security and the Jewish community, denouncing the violence and harassment they have faced. He did not directly address the situation in Gaza but emphasized the importance of combating hate speech, especially on college campuses. Republican lawmakers criticized Biden’s response to the unrest, while Biden announced new actions to combat antisemitism, including guidance for schools and efforts to address online hate speech. The event also featured remarks from House Speaker Mike Johnson and House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries, calling for unity in fighting hatred.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *