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The Jewish Week
‘A Lion of Israel’He embodied the Zionist dream … He didn’t just talk about peace, he worked towa
‘A Lion of Israel’
The Jewish Week / Posted 13 hours ago
He embodied the Zionist dream … He didn’t just talk about peace, he worked toward it.” Rabbi Marvin Hier, dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center: “No Israeli leader was more respected around the world than Shimon Peres.” Daniel Sokatch, CEO of... Read more
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NBC News
World pauses to remember Shimon Peres, 'the face of Israel'that future generations will walk it one day, side-by-side," the former preside
World pauses to remember Shimon Peres, 'the face of Israel'
NBC News / Posted 23 hours ago
that future generations will walk it one day, side-by-side," the former president said. Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, chose to highlight what he characterized as Peres' gift for looking beyond the passing issues of the... Read more
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NBC News
Shimon Peres, former Israeli leader and Nobel laureate, dies at 93and Nobel Peace Prize winner, marks the end of an era," read a statement from R
Shimon Peres, former Israeli leader and Nobel laureate, dies at 93
NBC News / Posted yesterday
and Nobel Peace Prize winner, marks the end of an era," read a statement from Rabbi Marvin Hier, Founder and Dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. "He was the last of the pioneers who helped found the State of Israel and no Israeli leader was more... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Simon Wiesenthal statement on the passing of Shimon Peresthan Shimon Peres. Every world leader would take his call immediately, said Rab
Simon Wiesenthal statement on the passing of Shimon Peres
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
than Shimon Peres. Every world leader would take his call immediately, said Rabbi Marvin Hier, Founder and Dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. This past February, Rabbi Hier, and Richard Trank, Executive Producer and principal Writer/Director... Read more
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J Weekly
Brown signs anti-BDS bill into California lawto Bloom, included groups such as the American Jewish Committee, Jewish Public
Brown signs anti-BDS bill into California law
J Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
to Bloom, included groups such as the American Jewish Committee, Jewish Public Affairs Council, Israeli-American Nexus, Simon Wiesenthal Center, Agudath Israel of California and the Southern California-based Iranian American Jewish... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Shooting attack in Malmo, Swedenthe community had more than 2,000 members: today there are less than 500. The o
Shooting attack in Malmo, Sweden
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
the community had more than 2,000 members: today there are less than 500. The others left for Stockholm or for Israel. The Simon Wiesenthal Center issued a warning to all Jews who visit Malmo, “Hide public religious signs and do not speak Hebrew.”... Read more
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FOX News
Team Obama Launches A Shocking Broadside Against Religious Faithnot slander -- people who dare set their moral compass by the words of G-d. Ra
Team Obama Launches A Shocking Broadside Against Religious Faith
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
not slander -- people who dare set their moral compass by the words of G-d. Rabbi Abraham Cooper is associate Dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Follow the Simon Wiesenthal Center on Facebook and on Twitter. Rabbi Yitzchok... Read more
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J Weekly
Palestine course reinstated at Berkeley, draws Jewish irechancellor Dan Mogulof. The suspension came after dozens of Jewish organizatio
Palestine course reinstated at Berkeley, draws Jewish ire
J Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
chancellor Dan Mogulof. The suspension came after dozens of Jewish organizations, including Hillel International and the Simon Wiesenthal Center, criticized the inclusion of the one-credit course in the fall curriculum. They charged that it... Read more
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J Weekly
two views | Was U.C. Berkeley right to reinstate Palestine course?and all U.C. Berkeley courses, comply with the University of California Regents
two views | Was U.C. Berkeley right to reinstate Palestine course?
J Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
and all U.C. Berkeley courses, comply with the University of California Regents Policy on Course Content. ADL, Hillel, the Simon Wiesenthal Center, StandWithUs, the Zionist Organization of America and many others raised serious concerns as... Read more
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J Weekly
opinions | Museum of Tolerance not being built atop Muslim cemeteryas we have said, the removal of graves in a dignified manner. Solutions of this
opinions | Museum of Tolerance not being built atop Muslim cemetery
J Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
as we have said, the removal of graves in a dignified manner. Solutions of this kind were also proposed by the respondents [Simon Wiesenthal Center], and they even agreed to pay all the expenses involved in them.” Critics such as the Council on... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
U.C. Berkeley reinstates Palestine course that angered Jewish groupsAnalysis" (and now retitled "Palestine: A Settler Colonial Inquiry"), drew crit
U.C. Berkeley reinstates Palestine course that angered Jewish groups
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
Analysis" (and now retitled "Palestine: A Settler Colonial Inquiry"), drew criticism from Hillel International, the Simon Wiesenthal Center and a wide range of other Jewish agencies for promoting what Anti-Defamation League Central Pacific... Read more
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J Weekly
U.C. Berkeley reinstates Palestine course that angered Jewish groupsAnalysis" (and now retitled "Palestine: A Settler Colonial Inquiry"), drew crit
U.C. Berkeley reinstates Palestine course that angered Jewish groups
J Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Analysis" (and now retitled "Palestine: A Settler Colonial Inquiry"), drew criticism from Hillel International, the Simon Wiesenthal Center and a wide range of other Jewish agencies for promoting what Anti-Defamation League Central Pacific... Read more
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FOX News
Our Children Need To Hear About The Teacher And The Fireman Who Would Not Run From EvilSiller and teacher, Jane Haining. May their selflessness and sacrifices inspir
Our Children Need To Hear About The Teacher And The Fireman Who Would Not Run From Evil
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Siller and teacher, Jane Haining. May their selflessness and sacrifices inspire generations to come. Rabbi Abraham Cooper is associate Dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Follow the Simon Wiesenthal Center on Facebook and on Twitt... Read more
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J Weekly
Jewish groups commend U.C. Berkeley for canceling student-led Palestine courseexpressing deep concern about the course. The signatories included a wide spect
Jewish groups commend U.C. Berkeley for canceling student-led Palestine course
J Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
expressing deep concern about the course. The signatories included a wide spectrum of Jewish organizations, such as the Simon Wiesenthal Center, the Association of Reform Zionists of America and the Zionist Organization of America. “A review of... Read more
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The Forward
Why Did a Jewish Schools Charity Loan $2.3M to Failing Hedge Fund?to Chabad-Lubavitch synagogues and to yeshivas in Brooklyn’s Boro Park, and, un
Why Did a Jewish Schools Charity Loan $2.3M to Failing Hedge Fund?
The Forward / Posted 14 days ago
to Chabad-Lubavitch synagogues and to yeshivas in Brooklyn’s Boro Park, and, until his arrest, a member of the board of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, a California-based group that opposes anti-Semitism. His foundation has sponsored a named program at... Read more
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dna
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar joins league of Rupert Murdoch, Tom Cruise to receive award by Simon Wiesenthal Centreof Hitler's book, Mein Kampf, as a 'management tool' in India in 2009. The awar
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar joins league of Rupert Murdoch, Tom Cruise to receive award by Simon Wiesenthal Centre
dna / Posted 15 days ago
of Hitler's book, Mein Kampf, as a 'management tool' in India in 2009. The award will be given at the Asia Premier of the Simon Wiesenthal Center's historical exhibit, "People, Book, Land: The 3,500 Year Relationship of the Jewish People with The... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
What Martin Luther King Jr. would teach Black Lives Matter about IsraelIsrael, and threaten future African American-Jewish cooperation. Rabbi Abraham
What Martin Luther King Jr. would teach Black Lives Matter about Israel
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 19 days ago
Israel, and threaten future African American-Jewish cooperation. Rabbi Abraham Cooper is Associate Dean and co-founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Dr. Harold Brackman, a historian is a consultant to the Simon Wiesenthal Center RELATED... Read more
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New York Yankees
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
New York Yankees / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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Texas Rangers
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
Texas Rangers / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
San Francisco Giants / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
Minnesota Twins / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 20
MLB to pay tribute to 15th anniversary of 9/11
Detroit Tigers / Posted 20 days ago
where the Yankees and the D-backs played unforgettable World Series games in 2001. There will be home-plate ceremonies for Simon Wiesenthal Center Heroes for Tolerance Honorees for 2016, and for wounded service men and women from Walter Reed and... Read more
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J Weekly
Do alt-right’s white identity politics sanction anti-Semitism?Chougule said. It may be too early to define the movement, said Rabbi Abraham
Do alt-right’s white identity politics sanction anti-Semitism?
J Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
Chougule said. It may be too early to define the movement, said Rabbi Abraham Cooper, the associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, but expressions of Jew hatred by some of its adherents need to be watched closely. “It is wrong to... Read more
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JTA
immigrant and white supremacist, maybe. But is the alt-right anti-Semitic?Chougule said. It may be too early to define the movement, said Rabbi Abraham
immigrant and white supremacist, maybe. But is the alt-right anti-Semitic?
JTA / Posted 29 days ago
Chougule said. It may be too early to define the movement, said Rabbi Abraham Cooper, the associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, but expressions of Jew hatred by some of its adherents need to be watched closely. “It is wrong to... Read more

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