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The Dead-End of Diaspora

The Dead-End of Diaspora

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Jewish Organizations Condemn Khamenei's Remarks

Jewish Organizations Condemn Khamenei's Remarks

ADL and WJC slam Iran's Supreme Leader, who said he was "unsure" the Holocaust happened.Elad Benari, 3/24/2014, 5:43 AM
WJC Praises Germany's Crackdown on War Criminals

WJC Praises Germany's Crackdown on War Criminals

"The prosecution of those who participated in terrible crimes sends a clear message that justice must be done," says Ronald Lauder.Elad Benari, 3/19/2014, 2:45 AM
WJC Says Hungary is Falsifying History

WJC Says Hungary is Falsifying History

World Jewish Congress president supports decision of Hungary's Jews to boycott events marking the 70th anniversary of deportations.Elad Benari, 2/16/2014, 5:46 AM
WJC Head: Germany Needs Law for Nazi-Looted Art

WJC Head: Germany Needs Law for Nazi-Looted Art

Germany must introduce a law specifically aimed at facilitating the return of Nazi-looted art, says Ronald Lauder.Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 4:42 AM
WJC President Edgar Bronfman Dies at 84

WJC President Edgar Bronfman Dies at 84

Bronfman leaves legacy of Jewish advocacy; philanthropist and activist won Presidential Medal of Freedom, spoke to the United Nations.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 12:33 PM
WJC: Germany Needs To Prevent Nazi Art Incidents

WJC: Germany Needs To Prevent Nazi Art Incidents

Ronald Lauder, head of the World Jewish Congress, makes public statement decrying German mishandling of the Nazi art looting case.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2013, 7:27 PM
Livni: PA Negotiations are in Israel's Interests

Livni: PA Negotiations are in Israel's Interests

Israel's chief negotiator tells World Jewish Congress that "Palestinian state" is inevitable, says Israel must negotiate with the PA.Ari Soffer, 10/23/2013, 6:19 PM
Israel Must 'Reinvent' Relationship with Diaspora

Israel Must 'Reinvent' Relationship with Diaspora

"Perpetuation of the Jewish people is what I live for" Minister tells WJC; says Israel must do more to reach out to Diaspora Jewry.Natan Epstein, 10/23/2013, 5:13 PM
Lapid: We Must Fight Anti-Semitism

Lapid: We Must Fight Anti-Semitism

"Hate does not disappear. It is a horrible fact of life we should fight every day," Lapid tells World Jewish Congress.Elad Benari, 10/22/2013, 1:15 AM
WJC Urges EU to Ban Far-Right Parties

WJC Urges EU to Ban Far-Right Parties

The World Jewish Congress urged Europe's governments to consider a ban on far-right parties, at the end of a conference in Budapest.Elad Benari, 5/8/2013, 5:14 AM
Lauder Re-Elected World Jewish Congress Head

Lauder Re-Elected World Jewish Congress Head

World Jewish Congress president Ronald Lauder has been re-elected unopposed for a second 4-year term at Hungary conference.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/7/2013, 2:54 PM
WJC President: Hungarian Jews Considering Leaving

WJC President: Hungarian Jews Considering Leaving

World Jewish Congress Ronald S. Lauder warns that rising anti-Semitism in Hungary is causing local Jews to consider leaving.Elad Benari, 5/6/2013, 1:13 AM
Hungarian PM: Zero Tolerance for Anti-Semitism

Hungarian PM: Zero Tolerance for Anti-Semitism

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban tells WJC that anti-Semitism is"unacceptable and intolerable".Elad Benari, 5/6/2013, 12:12 AM
Wold Jewish Congress Assembly to Combat Neo-Nazism

Wold Jewish Congress Assembly to Combat Neo-Nazism

The World Jewish Congress will kickstart its annual assembly on Sunday to discuss alarming rise of neo-Nazi political parties. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 10:49 AM
WJC Cancels Appearance Over Erdogan Comments

WJC Cancels Appearance Over Erdogan Comments

Erdogan’s anti-Israel statement causes WJC official to cancel his planned participation in an event attended by Turkey’s Deputy PM.Elad Benari, 3/6/2013, 5:45 AM
Lauder Agrees to Bail Out Israel's Channel 10

Lauder Agrees to Bail Out Israel's Channel 10

American billionaire Ronald Lauder has agreed to bail out the financially troubled Israeli television station Channel 10. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/3/2012, 8:10 PM
Catholic Group Expels Holocaust-Denying Bishop

Catholic Group Expels Holocaust-Denying Bishop

Bishop Richard Williamson, who made headlines for denying the Holocaust, has been officially expelled from Society of St, Pius X.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/24/2012, 8:38 PM
Austrian President Condemns Hateful Facebook Image

Austrian President Condemns Hateful Facebook Image

Austria's president has denounced far-right Freedom Party leader for posting an anti-Semitic cartoon on his Facebook page.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/11/2012, 3:54 PM