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WJC’s Lauder to address Holocaust survivors, dignitaries

WJC’s Lauder to address Holocaust survivors, dignitaries

WJC President to join Holocaust survivors, heads of state at Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial to commemorate 75th anniversary of camp liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2020 12:52
WJC condemns Tlaib for calling to boycott Bill Maher

WJC condemns Tlaib for calling to boycott Bill Maher

World Jewish Congress says Tlaib demonstrated "disregard for freedom of speech" by suggesting a boycott of Bill Maher’s HBO show.Ben Ariel, 19/08/2019 03:09
'Only ten percent go to Jewish schools'

'Only ten percent go to Jewish schools'

Ron Lauder, former US ambassador to Austria who has established dozens of Jewish schools around the world: "Jewish education is our future."Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2019 14:02
WJC President calls for pressure on Hamas

WJC President calls for pressure on Hamas

Ronald Lauder expresses concern over violent escalation in Gaza, called for pressure on Hamas to cease attacks against Israeli citizens.Ben Ariel, 13/11/2018 00:11
A Jabotinsky Zionist reply to Ronald Lauder

A Jabotinsky Zionist reply to Ronald Lauder

Is Israel really "tarnishing the sacred value of equality" as Lauder wrote in the New York Times? Moshe Phillips, 29/08/2018 13:59
Ron Lauder joins the attack on Israel

Ron Lauder joins the attack on Israel

Why does the head of a major Jewish organization go to the Times with his complaints about Israel, instead of one of the many Jewish newspapers? What is he saying between the lines?Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 14/08/2018 22:26
Ronald Lauder in 2nd public rebuke asks ‘is Israel losing way’

Ronald Lauder in 2nd public rebuke asks ‘is Israel losing way’

Israeli government 'appears to be tarnishing sacred value of equality...turning back on Jewish heritage, Zionist ethos, Israeli spirit.'JTA - Mordechai Sones, 14/08/2018 21:50
Two-State delusion divides American and Israeli Jews

Two-State delusion divides American and Israeli Jews

Perhaps Diaspora Jews are alienating Israelis and not vice-versa. Matthew M. Hausman, J.D., 24/05/2018 15:30
INTO THE FRAY: Lauder’s lame lament

INTO THE FRAY: Lauder’s lame lament

​​​​​​​According to Ronald Lauder, Israel must be either perilously insecure; or demographically untenable. This is an utterly false dichotomy. Dr. Martin Sherman, 23/03/2018 13:59
Petition calls to ban annual neo-Nazi march in Bulgaria

Petition calls to ban annual neo-Nazi march in Bulgaria

World Jewish Congress calls on Bulgarian government to issue ban on march, held in Bulgarian capital annually since 2003.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2018 12:53
English soccer team launches campaign to fight anti-Semitism

English soccer team launches campaign to fight anti-Semitism

Chelsea club launches 'Say No to Anti-Semitism' campaign aimed at discouraging anti-Semitism among its players and fans.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2018 10:05
'Israel’s legitimacy will never be up for question'

'Israel’s legitimacy will never be up for question'

Ronald Lauder ahead of 70th anniversary of UN vote on Israel: We must continue to defend Israel’s right to exist in peace and security.Nitsan Keidar, New York, 28/11/2017 03:37
'The future of the Jewish people depends on education'

'The future of the Jewish people depends on education'

Lauder Foundation marks 30 years of support for Jewish education in Europe.JTA, 08/11/2017 14:25
WJC concerned over rise of far-right Austrian party

WJC concerned over rise of far-right Austrian party

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder says Austrian Freedom Party is like neo-Nazi and anti-Semitic parties in other EU nations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2017 19:52
Far-right party places second in Austrian national elections

Far-right party places second in Austrian national elections

Jewish groups call on largest party after Austrian elections to form government without the second largest party, the extreme Freedom Party.JTA, 15/10/2017 20:45
'UNESCO has strayed from its mission'

'UNESCO has strayed from its mission'

WJC urges UN body to focus on its core mandate rather than addressing political matters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2017 19:46
Hungarian PM praises Hitler ally

Hungarian PM praises Hitler ally

Jewish groups criticize Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s praise for wartime Nazi ally Miklos Horthy.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/06/2017 00:34
WJC head praises Ban for admitting UN anti-Israel bias

WJC head praises Ban for admitting UN anti-Israel bias

Ronald Lauder praises outgoing UN Secretary General for publicly admitting UN's anti-Israel bias, but adds he should've done so sooner.Ben Ariel, 20/12/2016 06:13
WJC head: BDS is no different from Nuremberg Laws

WJC head: BDS is no different from Nuremberg Laws

WJC head Ronald Lauder: 'BDS is nothing more than dangerous new strain of age-old disease. That disease is anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2016 13:26
'There are still men with blood on their hands'

'There are still men with blood on their hands'

Germany begins trial Thursday against former Auschwitz guard, 94, accused of watching over selections for the gas chamber.Coralie Febvre, 11/02/2016 07:16
Hitler is back on the bookshelf in Germany

Hitler is back on the bookshelf in Germany

Mein Kampf hits bookstores on Friday, Jewish leaders argue that the idea of a need for the massive annotated version is 'nonsense.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2016 07:14
‘Israel's light will overcome terror's darkness'

‘Israel's light will overcome terror's darkness'

President Rivlin participated in a candle-lighting ceremony with United Nations ambassadors and World Jewish Congress officials.Nitsan Keidar, 14/12/2015 07:58
WJC lauds Obama, Netanyahu over two states

WJC lauds Obama, Netanyahu over two states

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder praises Obama and Netanyahu after face-to-face meeting at the White House.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2015 05:13
WJC Calls on Abbas to Fight 'Extremists'

WJC Calls on Abbas to Fight 'Extremists'

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder expresses concern over continued Palestinian terror.Ben Ariel, 08/10/2015 06:46
Jewish Groups Blast Iceland's Capital for Boycott

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, 19/09/2015 01:00
WJC Condemns Cancellation of Matisyahu Concert

WJC Condemns Cancellation of Matisyahu Concert

Ronald Lauder expresses outrage over festival's cancellation of Matisyahu concert following BDS pressure.Ben Ariel, 17/08/2015 06:16
Report: WJC President Met Abbas in Jordan

Report: WJC President Met Abbas in Jordan

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas reportedly meets World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder in Amman to discuss peace.Elad Benari, 05/08/2015 05:45
WJC Prez: Jews and Christians Must Act in Unison

WJC Prez: Jews and Christians Must Act in Unison

Lauder says Jews have a responsibility to help embattled Christians in Middle East, as Christians must help fight anti-Semitism.Gedalyah Reback, 25/03/2015 22:49
WJC Head: Anti-Semitism in Europe Akin to 1930s

WJC Head: Anti-Semitism in Europe Akin to 1930s

Ronald Lauder warns that seven decades after World War II, Jews in Europe are having to look over their shoulders once more.Ben Ariel, 25/03/2015 05:13
'Christian Support Important for a Better World'

'Christian Support Important for a Better World'

President Reuven Rivlin speaks at joint Jewish-Christian conference, stresses that interfaith cooperation 'more important than ever.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2014 21:44
Pope: Iraqi Christians Suffering 'Like the Jews'

Pope: Iraqi Christians Suffering 'Like the Jews'

'You have suffered, now it's our turn', Pope Francis reportedly told World Jewish Congress head; warned ISIS could spark 'World War Three.'AFP, 18/09/2014 15:20
WJC Reassures Israelis: 'You are not Alone'

WJC Reassures Israelis: 'You are not Alone'

World Jewish Congress leaders tour Negev, communities hit by Hamas in solidarity visit.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 18/07/2014 13:43
Jewish Leaders Call for Better Security in Europe

Jewish Leaders Call for Better Security in Europe

World Jewish Congress president calls for protection against Islamists 'taught to kill,' one week after Brussels shooting.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2014 18:58
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, 19/03/2014 02:45
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, 16/02/2014 05:46
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, 31/01/2014 04:42
JNF Call for Realism Amid Questionable Record

JNF Call for Realism Amid Questionable Record

Ronald Lauder talks anti-Semitism, realism confronting problems. Reports cast doubt on JNF's realism.Ari Yashar, 01/11/2013 03:14
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, 06/05/2013 01:13
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, 06/03/2013 05:45