The Simon Wiesenthal Center is a global human rights organization researching the Holocaust and hate in a historic and contemporary context. The Center confronts anti-Semitism, hate and terrorism, promotes human rights and dignity, stands with Israel, defends the safety of Jews worldwide, and teaches the lessons of the Holocaust for future generations.
Mayor of German City Opposes Tolerance Award to Code Pink Following Simon Wiesenthal Center Protest- “Code Pink’s virulent activities against Israel — home to the world’s largest Jewish community — should disqualify them from any honors, especially those from Germany,” charged Rabbi Abraham Cooper, Associate Dean of the leading Jewish Human Rights NGO. For more details click http://www.wiesenthal.com/site/apps/nlnet/content.aspx?c=lsKWLbPJLnF&b=8776547&ct=14820731¬oc=1
ANTI-SEMITIC CHANT elicits calls for boycott of Croatian soccer fans. “No one sought to stop these chants or take any measures against those shouting them constitutes a badge of shame for Croatia.”The Simon Wiesenthal Center has called for sanctions to be leveled against Croatian football fans after supporters chanted A-S slogans at a game against Israel’s national team last Wednesday. http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Anti-Semitic-chant-elicits-calls-for-boycott-of-Croatian-soccer-fans-449449
Millennials are over Israel: A new generation, outraged over Gaza, rejects Washington’s reflexive support Angered by the immoral and inhumane assault on Gaza, Gen Y is shaking up the conventional view.
On Kristallnacht Anniversary: Iran’s Ayatollah Releases Nine-Point Program for the Destruction of the Jewish State To read 11/9/14 Simon Wiesenthal Center article, click http://www.wiesenthal.com/site/apps/nlnet/content.aspx?c=lsKWLbPJLnF&b=8776547&ct=14332641¬oc=1
5/31/16 World Jewish Congress mourns passing of veteran Israeli diplomat Mordechai Arbell (Tikkun Olam Award Recipient #2-10/22/10 https://haitiholocaustsurvivors.wordpress.com/guest-posts/2nd-tikkun-olam-award/ ) http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/en/news/world-jewish-congress-mourns-passing-of-veteran-israeli-diplomat-mordechai-arbell-5-2-2016
ISRAEL RATTLED BY RISE IN ANTI-SEMITIC RHETORIC FROM EGYPT – To read 10/26/12 Fox News article, click http://www.foxnews.com/world/2012/10/26/israel-rattled-by-rise-in-anti-semitic-rhetoric-from-egypt/