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Shechita Ban 'Empowers Anti-Semitism in Europe'

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has urged Geert Wilders, leader of Dutch conservative Freedom Party, to drop the party's call to ban Shechita.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/23/2012, 7:52 PM

Accused Nazi War Criminal Wins Extradition Battle

Australia's High Court ruled that suspected Nazi war criminal cannot be extradited to Hungary to face war crimes accusations.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 12:02 PM

New 'Babi Yar' Plaque Omits Jewish Victims

Simon Wiesenthal Center criticized Russian authorities for “revisionist history” of Holocaust mass murder at Babi Yar in Ukraine. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/14/2012, 11:45 AM

Most-Wanted Nazi Denies War Crime Allegations

Top Nazi war crimes suspect Laszlo Csatary denied all allegations against him at a first hearing before prosecutors in Hungary on Tuesday.Rachel Hirshfeld and Reuters, 8/1/2012, 12:12 PM

SWC Urges Swiss Government to Protect Circumcision

The Wiesenthal center urged the Swiss government to protect the religious rite of circumcision.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/27/2012, 1:12 AM

Norway Urged to Act Against Anti-Semitism

Simon Wiesenthal Center sends a letter to Norway's Minister of Justice following the hate crime against a 16-year-old Jewish student.Elad Benari, 6/14/2012, 4:45 AM

Iranian Texts Preach Jihad to Canadian Students

Teaching materials of a Toronto Islamic school, under investigation for its anti-Semitic and pro-jihad curriculum, came from Iran.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/10/2012, 2:44 PM

Toronto Islamic School Probed for Jihad Curriculum

An Islamic school in Toronto is under police investigation for comparing Judaism to Nazism and teaching violent Jihad. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/9/2012, 9:26 AM

Online Sale:'I Love Jews But Hate Israel' T-Shirts

Simon Wiesenthal Center is urging CafePress to remove T-shirts imprinted with slogan “I Love Jews But Hate Israel” from its site.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/29/2012, 9:37 AM

Most-Wanted Nazi Criminals Living in Quebec

Vladimir Katriuk, whose name appears on the Wiesenthal Center’s list of most-wanted Nazis criminals, has been found to be living a Quebec. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/27/2012, 3:44 PM

GOP Candidate Equates Smoking Ban to Nazi Policy

Wiesenthal Center denounced GOP Senate candidate John Raese for equating smoking ban to Hitler’s policy forcing Jews to wear Star of David. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/22/2012, 2:40 PM

Anti-Semitic Football Chants Cost Team Points

Based upon Wiesenthal Center's protests, court ruled that anti-Semitic chants on football field would cost team points obtained in match.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/22/2012, 12:57 PM

A Call to Free Pollard on Humanitarian Grounds

The Simon Wiesenthal Center is urging President Obama to free Jonathan Pollard on humanitarian grounds. White House: No change.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/10/2012, 2:32 PM

A7 Exclusive: Zuroff's Hunt for a Nazi Criminal

Hunting for a Nazi war criminal is a painstaking process that involves ensuring the information received will hold up in court.Hana Levi Julian, 3/18/2012, 3:07 PM

Senior Auschwitz Nazi Fugitive Discovered

Another senior Nazi involved in the deportation of Jews to Auschwitz, and who is still alive, has been discovered, says Efraim Zuroff.Chana Ya'ar, 3/18/2012, 1:44 PM

Pearl Killed By Anti-Zionists, Not Anti-Semites

Father of late Daniel Pearl: anti-Zionism "worst form of racism” because it “hides itself in the cloak of political debate." Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/15/2012, 5:40 PM

German Jewish Students Mark 50 Yrs, Eichmann Trial

This week German Jewish students mark the 50th anniversary of the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann.Chana Ya'ar, 9/19/2011, 7:20 PM

Wiesenthal Center Slams Sweden

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has called on Sweden to foot the bill for security measures to protect local Jews from anti-Semites. Chana Ya'ar, 3/23/2011, 1:00 PM