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Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Norwegian government to go on record that 1929 law banning shechita be immediately rescinded.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 9:19 PM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

Attack Against Caracas Synagogue 'Reminiscent of Kristallnacht'

Jewish group denounces Venezuelan government for enabling the recent anti-Semitic attack that plagued country’s largest synagogue. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/25/2012, 1:19 PM

Argentinian 'Platform for Hate' Puts Jewish Community at Risk

Simon Wiesenthal Center denounced “the repeated use of Holocaust-language” on Argentinean magazine website.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/14/2012, 10:58 AM

Jews Lambast Norway for Awarding Medal to Notorious anti-Semite

Jewish groups have harshly criticized Norway's King Harald V for his decision to award a royal service medal to notorious anti-Semite.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/14/2012, 7:50 AM

Alleged Nazi War Criminal Sues for 'Wrongful Imprisonment'

An alleged Nazi war criminal has sought to sue the Australian government for damages caused by wrongful imprisonment. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/29/2012, 6:49 PM

Morsi Chanting 'Amen' to Destruction of Jews is 'Slap in Face'

Wiesenthal Center urges Obama to publicly condemn Egypt's President Morsi, after he chanted "Amen" to call for destruction of Jews.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/23/2012, 4:19 PM

Obama Urged to Cut Ties with Muslim Brotherhood

Simon Wiesenthal Center urges Obama to cut off contacts with the Muslim Brotherhood after anti-Semitic call for Jihad against Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/14/2012, 1:54 PM

Jewish Groups Fear 'Blood Libel' Over Anti-Islam Film

Jewish groups are expressing fear of "another blood libel" against Jews stemming from anti-Islam film that allegedly sparked recent protestsRachel Hirshfeld , 9/16/2012, 11:40 AM

Estonia Editor Insists Sardonic Nazi Ad 'A Joke'

An Estonian magazine insisted Monday a mock ad it published was a joke, and the uproar it caused was an issue of “cultural differences.” Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 9/10/2012, 5:08 PM

Jewish Groups Protest Weight-Loss Ad Featuring Holocaust Victims

An Estonian newspaper has published an ad for weight-loss pills depicting emaciated Jews in a Nazi death camp. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/10/2012, 3:53 PM

Dutch Freedom Party Urged to Drop Shechita Ban from Platform

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 All Mention of Jewish Nazi 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

Wiesenthal Center 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

Norwegian Justice Minister 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 Being 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

For Sale Online: '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

One of 10 Most-Wanted Nazi Criminals Keeping Bees 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 Senate Candidate Equates Smoking Ban to Nazi Policies

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 Chants on Football Field 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

Wiesenthal Center: 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: Hunting a Nazi War Criminal with Efraim Zuroff

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

Judea Pearl:My Son Was 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 Youth Mark 50th Anniversary of 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: Sweden Should Pay Jews' Security Expenses

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