Swasitka found scrawled on wall in Brooklyn park with message ‘no Jews’

Swasitka found scrawled on wall in Brooklyn park with message ‘no Jews’
Image: Shoshana Dornhelm

[Ed. – Your daily dose of anti-Semitism on the rise.]

A crude Nazi swastika and the words “No Jews” scrawled in blue paint were found by a Brooklyn woman walking in Prospect Park – a disturbing hate message that comes in a year the city has already notched a shocking increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes.

Shoshana Dornhelm, 32, of Park Slope, told the Daily News she came across the revolting graffiti around 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the heart of the sprawling park, spray-painted on a brick wall beneath a bridge overpass on Center Drive, in the center of the park.

Dornhelm, who often walks in the park, immediately reported the damage to 311.

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The hate message was gone on Sunday. A spokesman for the NYPD said the incident is being investigated.

“[I’m] really upset, because of the act itself and because it feels so normalized now,” she told The News, blaming “the general political climate.”

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