Anti-Semites harrass rabbi who spoke at Trump inauguration

Rabbi Marvin Hier, who said prayer at President Trump's inauguration, inundated with anti-Semitic attacks on social media since event.Gary Willig, 1/22/2017, 10:13 PM

Wiesenthal rabbi pressured to withdraw from Trump inauguration

Online petition is calling on Rabbi Marvin Hier to withdraw his participation in the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.JTA, 1/5/2017, 3:28 AM

Japanese band apologizes for Nazi-like outfits

Sony Music and producer behind a Japanese girl band that performed in costumes resembling Nazi uniforms apologize.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 4:46 AM

Forgiving the unforgivable

Only the victim can forgive and there is no cause for him to do so, even if he survives. Shifra Hoffman, 8/29/2016, 7:04 AM

Chile urged to nix visit by Iranian official

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on president of Chile to cancel a planned visit by Iran's foreign minister scheduled for late this week.JTA, 8/25/2016, 2:43 AM

Wiesenthal Center urges Uruguay to act after stabbing of Jew

Simon Wiesenthal Center writes letter to Uruguayan president, expressing concern over Muslim who stabbed Jewish merchant to death.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2016, 4:46 AM

2015's worst anti-Semitic, anti-Israel incidents

Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of worst anti-Semitic incidents topped by San Bernardino shooters' belief Israel will cease to exist.Hillel Fendel, 12/28/2015, 8:42 PM

Roger Waters may face pro-Israel protest outside New York show

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls for boycott of Roger Waters' gig in Sag Harbor, planning protest outside.Elad Benari, 10/30/2015, 4:15 AM

Jewish Groups Blast Iceland's Capital for Boycott Vote

Simon Wiesenthal Center and World Jewish Congress denounce Reykjavik's vote to boycott Israeli products.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/19/2015, 1:00 AM

Air France Puts Israel Back on its Map

Protest causes Air France to put back Israel into its in-flight map - while keeping 'West Bank' and 'Gaza Strip.'Ari Yashar, 8/12/2015, 2:11 PM

Air France Under Fire for Omitting Israel

Air France apologizes for failing to include Israel on its in-flight map, but Simon Wiesenthal Center rejects the apology.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2015, 4:15 AM

Former Nazi's Conviction Must 'Pave the Way' for More

Jewish groups praise Oskar Groening's conviction, but call on European authorities 'not to relent' in bringing all living Nazis to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2015, 4:37 PM

Second Most Wanted Nazi Dies at 93

Suspect Nazi war criminal from Ukraine dies of disease in Canada, mere hours after call to bring him to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2015, 9:59 AM

Nazi-Hunters Praise German Efforts to Charge War Criminals

The Simon Wiesenthal Center touts Germany for most positive results in indicting Nazi war criminals from April 2014- May 2015.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 7:42 PM

'Condemnation is Insufficient' for Anti-Semitic Attacks

Simon Wiesenthal Center writes to European Council that Paris and Copenhagen terror attacks could be the start of 'pan-European epidemic.'Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 9:41 PM

Jewish Group Calls Holocaust Exhibit a 'Sickening Mockery'

The Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns a modern art exhibition in Estonia for its controversial depictions of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2015, 1:15 AM

Top Nazi Hunter: Eastern Europe Rewrote the Holocaust

Eastern Europe minimizes Holocaust and equates it with Communist 'genocide,' says Dr. Zuroff - and Israel must act.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 1/27/2015, 8:13 PM

Nazi-Hunters Condemn Mass for WWII Croatia Leader

The Simon Wiesenthal Center slammed a Mass held for Croation leader Ante Pavelic, whose regime killed hundreds of thousands during WWII.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2014, 9:03 PM

Simon Wiesenthal Center Urges to Prosecute Nazi 'Death Squads'

List of 80 suspects - participants in Nazi 'mobile killing sqauds' - handed to German authorities for prosecution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2014, 9:04 PM

Wiesenthal Center Founder Hails UNESCO Exhibit as 'Historic'

Rabbi Marvin Hier speaks at the opening of a groundbreaking UNESCO exhibit on Jewish ties to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2014, 4:44 AM

US, Germany Receive Top Marks for 'Nazi Hunting'

Simon Wiesental Centre reveals the best - and worst - countries at tracking down and bringing to justice Nazi war criminals.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 4/27/2014, 3:30 PM

Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual March

Latvians who fought on the Nazi side against the Soviets stage a march in Riga. Simon Wiesenthal Center director condemns the parade.Elad Benari and AFP, 3/17/2014, 5:13 AM

Netanyahu on Arms Ship: We'll See Who's Lying

Prime Minister responds to Iran's denials: ''That ship will get to Eilat in a few days, and we shall expose what Iran is really doing.'Gil Ronen, 3/6/2014, 10:08 PM

Simon Weisenthal Center Appeals to Dutch PM Over Anti-Semitism

The Simon Wiesenthal Center writes to Deputy Dutch Prime Minister over neglect to solve rampant anti-Semitism in the Netherlands.Tova Dvorin, 2/11/2014, 3:24 PM

U.S. Criticizes UNESCO for Postponing Jewish Exhibition

"UNESCO's decision is wrong," says Ambassador Power after UN body cancels Jewish exhibition because of Arab pressure.Elad Benari, 1/19/2014, 6:13 AM

UNESCO Cancels Jewish Exhibit Following Arab Pressure

The United Nations’ cultural body cancels Jewish exhibit, citing "concerns for Israel-PA peace talks."Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2014, 10:29 PM

Final Decision: 'Anti-Semitic' Group Loses Canadian Funding

Canadian Arab Federation's appeal to regain government funding fails, after evidence mounts of intense anti-Semitism.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 1/8/2014, 8:48 PM

Khamenei Tops SWC List of 2013 Anti-Semites

Iran's Supreme Leader, Turkish PM Erdogan and Roger Waters among those named in 2013 “Top Ten Anti-Semitic and Anti-Israel List”.Elad Benari, 12/31/2013, 5:45 AM

Nazi Determined 'Unfit for Trial' By German Court

Hans Lipschis, 93, released by German courts Friday after being diagnosed with early stages of dementia.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2013, 9:48 PM

Norway FM Assures Circumcision Ban Will Not Happen

FM Brende reassures Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is concerned over a proposed ban on ritual circumcision.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2013, 1:44 PM

Simon Wiesenthal Center Condemns Toronto Univ. Apartheid Week

In press release, Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns ongoing anti-Semitism at University of Toronto campuses.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2013, 10:51 PM

Simon Weisenthal Center Exposes European anti-Semitism

Book by Manfred Gerstenfeld documents rampant European anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiments; Center shared with next Papal candidate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2013, 1:06 PM

Dutch PM: We Have No Control Over Anti-Israel Report

Dutch PM Mark Rutte responds to a letter in which he was asked to disband a body that advised building ties with Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/1/2013, 10:07 PM

Death of Nazi War Criminal Sparks Burial Debate

The death in Rome of a Nazi war criminal has sparked a furor after the Vatican banned a church funeral and Argentina refused the body.Elad Benari, 10/15/2013, 4:12 AM

Nazi Hunters Seek Survivors of Gross-Rosen for Testimony

Wiesenthal Center seeking survivors of a death march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp to help convict a female guard they have located.Adam Ross, 10/12/2013, 9:26 PM

Nazi Hunters Call on Dutch to Dissolve Gov't Advisory Body

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has written to the Dutch PM urging him to disband a gov't body advising building ties with Hamas, not Israel.Adam Ross, 10/4/2013, 1:37 PM

Wiesenthal Center Calls for UN Action over New IOC Head

Simon Wiesenthal Center: the new head of the IOC should resign from his membership in an organization that calls for boycotts of Israel.Elad Benari, 9/13/2013, 5:45 AM

Anti-Semitic Finnish Paper Promises to 'Tone it Down'

A Finnish paper notorious for its anti-Semitic content has said it would tone down its editorial line after being criticized.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2013, 12:55 AM

Outrage Over 'Dreamy-Eyed Terrorist' Magazine Cover

Wiesenthal Center expresses disgust at accused Boston Marathon bomber making the cover of this month’s Rolling Stone magazine.Rina Tzvi , 7/21/2013, 10:20 AM

Latvian WWII Memorial 'Absolutely Disgusting Insult'

Simon Wiesenthal Centre condemns plans by Latvian nationalists to mark World War II event that led to the massacre of Jewish population.Rina Tzvi , 7/3/2013, 6:53 PM

Jewish Group Responds to 'Little Jewboy From Gestapo' Attack

Simon Wiesenthal Center condemns the attack on Jewish journalist, labeled “That little Jewboy from the Gestapo” by the Governor of Panama.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 1:31 PM

Jewish Group Calls on US to Probe Suspected Nazi in Minnesota

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on US to investigate Minnesota resident suspected of being Nazi SS commandant who concealed wartime record.Rina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 11:51 AM

Singer Alicia Keys Applauded on Refusal to Yield to BDS Calls

Simon Wiesenthal Center applauds decision of R&B singer to go ahead with Tel Aviv concert despite calls to boycott Jewish state.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/2/2013, 6:15 PM

Jewish Group Urges Norway to Rescind Longstanding Shechita Ban

The Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Norwegian government to go on record that 1929 law banning shechita be immediately rescinded.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 9:19 PM

Iranian Presidential Candidates Implicated in Murdering Jews

Jewish group outraged that among candidates to run in Iranian Presidential elections are two implicated in AMIA Jewish Center bombing.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/26/2013, 10:39 AM

Jewish Group Blasts 'Electronic-Intifada' for Sports Boycott

“Ideological forebearers of today's racists, in Nazi Germany had 'ethnically cleansed' sports, as blatantly demonstrated in 1936 Olympics.” Arutz Sheva staff, 5/22/2013, 11:17 AM

Buenos Aires Book Fair Promotes Iranian Anti-Semitic Theories

Jewish group calles on organizers of the Buenos Aires Book Fair to publicly condemn promotion of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 10:47 AM

Rabbi Warns Dutch about Fatwa against Churches and Synagogues

Rabbi Abraham Cooper of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, visited the Netherlands to speak about internet hate and incitement to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2013, 4:12 AM

'Intellectual Exile' Demanded for Anti-Semitic Polish Historian

Wiesenthal demands suspension of Polish historian who claimed "Jews themselves participated in murder of their own people." Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/9/2013, 1:06 PM

2012 Report on Anti-Semitism: US Gets 'A', Australia 'F'

Simon Wiesenthal Center criticizes Australia, several other countries for failing to adequately bring perpetrators of Holocaust to justice.Arutz Sheva, 4/8/2013, 10:42 AM

Wiesenthal Center Protests Dutch Video

Wiesenthal Center writes letter to Dutch PM on shocking video in which Dutch teens say they regret that Hitler didn't finish job he began., 3/11/2013, 12:12 AM

Kerry Commended for Defending 'Bedrock' of Jewish People

Simon Wiesenthal Center commends Sec. of State Kerry for directly confronting Turkish PM Erdogan's slanderous accusation against Zionism.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/3/2013, 9:25 AM

'Erdogan Uses Denigration of Israel to Walk Islamist Street'

"Erdogan has chosen to use the denigration of Israel to establish his credentials with the Islamist street,” said leading Jewish group. Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/28/2013, 11:14 PM

Jewish Film Broadcast into Iran on Eve of Holocaust Memorial Day

For first time ever, Simon Wiesenthal Center's Academy Award-winning Holocaust documentary has been broadcast to Iran with Farsi subtitles.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/27/2013, 11:37 AM

Jewish Group Raises Alarms: Attackers No Longer 'Lone Wolves'

Simon Wiesenthal Center raises alarms regarding threats made by Islamist terrorists that staged deadly hostage crisis at Algerian gas plant.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/24/2013, 7:09 PM

Canada Strips Suspected Nazi War Criminal of Citizenship

An 88-year-old Ukrainian Canadian, has been stripped of his Canadian citizenship for the third time over suspected Nazi war crimes.Elad Benari, 12/31/2012, 5:16 AM

Finnish Official: Jews Control Money, Impede US Neutrality

Finnish official asserts on state television that Jews hold vast control over wealth, media, thus impeding neutrality in US Mideast stance.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 10:11 AM