Pope Francis condemns ‘barbaric resurgence’ of anti-Semitsm

Pope meets delegation from the Simon Wiesenthal Center ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/21/2020, 9:11 PM

Simon Wiesenthal Centre criticizes ICC probe of Israel

“Any investigation of crimes committed in the Palestinian Territory should focus on continuous attacks from Gaza against Israelis by Hamas."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 1:11 AM

Jewish groups laud Trump's order on anti-Semitism

Coalition for Jewish Values, Simon Wiesenthal Center welcome expected order to protect Jews on college campuses from anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 4:22 AM

'Omar, Tlaib are unapologetic anti-Semites'

Simon Wiesenthal Center says Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib should have joined 70 other congressmen who visited Israel, backs gov't. decision.Gary Willig, 8/15/2019, 8:55 PM

Nikki Haley: Every person has the ability to stop hate

Nikki Haley opens up about rising hate, Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the UN's anti-Israel bias.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 8:56 AM

Belgian ruling 'way beyond justice denied'

Wiesenthal Centre 'appalled at court endorsement of anti-Semitism by default,' after 5 years of 'procrastination.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 3:19 PM

DC 'Dyke March' bans Jewish symbols

Jewish LGBT marchers told not to display Star of David at pride march in Washington DC.Gary Willig, 6/6/2019, 8:38 PM

Sarah Halimi's murderer 'unfit to stand trial' due to marijuana

Simon Wiesenthal Centre demands France investigate judicial treatment of anti-Semitic murderer deemed 'unfit to stand trial.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2019, 12:12 AM

Iceland faces criticism after violating Eurovision standards

'Icelandic Hatari singers did not keep their commitment. Reykjavik must be disqualified from 2020 contest.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 3:41 PM

'Anti-Semitism is on the rise - don't blame Trump'

Arutz Sheva speaks with Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder and president of the Simon Wiesenthal Center.Yoni Kempinski, 11/28/2018, 7:09 PM

Canadian PM calls for probe of Gaza violence

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expresses concern over Gaza violence but fails to mention Hamas role in encouraging it.Elad Benari, 5/17/2018, 3:08 AM

To fight anti-Semitism, you have to define it

An interview with Mark Weitzman of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and International Holocaust Remembrance Authority: "A definition must include...double standards and delegitimization of Israel."Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/3/2018, 2:33 PM

Lithuanian publisher recalls books by Holocaust writer

Books of bestselling author who broke taboos on Lithuanian complicity with Nazis recalled over comments on nationalist who murdered Jews.JTA, 10/30/2017, 6:10 PM

Wiesenthal Center receives $25,000 donation from Scaramucci

Former WH spokesman fulfills promise made following Twitter poll asking how many Jews perished in the Holocaust.Gary Willig, 10/25/2017, 8:42 PM

Scaramucci gives $25K to Wiesenthal Center after Holocaust gaffe

Anthony Scaramucci, former communications director for Donald Trump, pledges donation after Twiter post asks how many Jews died in WW2.JTA, 10/18/2017, 5:14 PM

Bahrain ruler denounces Arab boycott of Israel

Bahrain national orchestra performs Hatikva at Wiesenthal Center event. Gulf nation's king says subjects free to visit Israel.Gary Willig, 9/17/2017, 4:23 PM

Wiesenthal anti-racism program part of youth Olympic games

Simon Wiesenthal Center program against Racism in Sport to be implemented in the 2018 Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games.JTA, 8/22/2017, 6:42 PM

Watch: Arnold Schwarzenegger's message to Trump

'You have a moral responsibility to send an unequivocal message that you won’t stand for hate and racism.'Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2017, 2:32 PM

Arnold Schwarzenegger donates $100,000 to Jewish anti-hate group

Action star and former governor donates sum to Simon Wiesenthal Center following white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.JTA, 8/15/2017, 7:06 PM

Jewish groups slam ban on Jewish flags at Chicago lesbian parade

ADL, Wiesenthal Center call on lesbian group which banned Jewish marchers to apologize for anti-Semitic act.JTA, 6/26/2017, 9:06 PM

U.S. Jewish groups disappointed by Embassy decision

Conference of Presidents, Simon Wiesenthal Center express disappointment over delay in Embassy move to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/3/2017, 1:33 AM

'Today, the biggest problem is one of distortion'

Arutz Sheva speaks to historian and Nazi hunter Dr. Efraim Zuroff about current attempts to distort the narrative of the Holocaust.Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2017, 9:08 AM

US lawmakers call for federal funding of anti-Semitism monitors

Rep. Chris Smith, Simon Wiesenthal Center, call for creation of federal position to deal with domestic anti-Semitism.JTA, 2/28/2017, 10:50 PM

Wiesenthal Center calls for task force on JCC bomb threats

Simon Wiesenthal Center urges Attorney General to set up task force to catch callers who made false bomb threats to JCCs.JTA, 2/22/2017, 4:25 AM

Amazon German site promotes sale of anti-Semitic book

Wiesenthal Center protests Amazon Germany's promotion of book accusing Rothschild family of 'controlling world,' financing Nazi party.Gary Willig, 2/7/2017, 7:58 PM

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

Uruguay urged 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 protest outside 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

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

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

Germany Praised for Efforts to Charge Former Nazis

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 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 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 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

SWC Urges Germany 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 Founder Says UNESCO Exhibit is 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

Anti-Semitism in Holland 'Going Unchallenged'

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 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 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

Anti-Semitic Organization 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 Not Tried After Determined 'Unfit for Trial'

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

SWC Condemns Toronto University 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 Bigotry

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