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SWC Op/Eds & Blogs

As a leading international Jewish human rights organizations, the Simon Wiesenthal Center is often asked to share its views on a wide range of issues. Here are some recent editorials:

One Man's Triumph Over Terrorists
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Banning Circumcision and Targeting Jews In San Francisco -- How Dare They?
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Something Rotten in Sweden
Abraham Cooper, Daniel Schatz
Demjanjuk: A powerful verdict, bitterly undermined
By Efraim Zuroff
 Harrowing sights in the Baltics
By Efraim Zuroff
My Shabbat in Malmo
by Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Egypt's Youth Must Stand Their Ground Against Islamic Extremists

By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Ending Demonization of Jews Must Be Part of Egypt's Democratic Aspirations
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
A shameful Shoah whitewash
By Efraim Zuroff
Job One in 2011: Stand up for Embattled Religious Minorities
By Abraham Cooper
Palestinian leaders set to torpedo peace moves
By Abraham Cooper and Yitzchok Adlerstein
Mark Gould, self-seeking Nazi-hunter
By Efraim Zuroff
U.S. must tell whole truth about safe haven for Nazis
By Abraham Cooper
US must take a tougher line on Baltic revisionism
By Efraim Zuroff
The US record on Nazi war criminals
By Efraim Zuroff
Course correction on Mideast peace
By Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman
A dangerous Nazi-Soviet equivalence
By Efraim Zuroff
Religious hate on Facebook
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Dancing at Joseph's Tomb: The Night Rabbi Hillel's Smile Trumped Death
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
'Ground zero mosque' should go forward
By Rabbi Marvin Hier, SWC Founder & Dean and Abraham Foxman, ADL National Director
The forgotten pope who challenged Hitler
By Rabbi Marvin Hier
The Oliver Stone danger
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Confronting 'history's longest hatred'
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
 
Visiting Presbyterians, take note: Israel is not the root of evil
By Abraham Cooper and Yitzchok Adlerstein
Blockade of Israeli ship is a misguided response to Gaza 
Ten steps to push Middle East peace
By Marvin Hier and Abraham Cooper
Washington Times
Holocaust: a huge word made small
By Rabbi Marvin Hier
Los Angeles Times

 
A hybrid of terrorism emerging
By Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman
Las Vegas Sun
Our old beliefs about terrorists must change
By Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman
Daily News
Adolf Eichmann in Buenos Aires 2010
By Shimon Samuels
The Jerusalem Post
Let's Tell the Truth About the 'Siege' of Gaza
By Abraham Cooper

FOX News

No tolerance for false history
By Efraim Zuroff 
The Jerusalem Post

Don't forget the right to worship freely
By Yitzchok Adlerstein and Carl Moeller
The Washington Times
Analysis: How I decide which Nazis we must pursue
By Efraim Zuroff

  
Jobbik holds key to war criminal's fate
By Efraim Zuroff

  
This Holocaust Memorial Day: Dr. Al-Fulaij Demonstrates the Only Thing Worse Than Holocaust Denial
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

  
The threat of Baltic ultra-nationalism
By Efraim Zuroff

  
A kangaroo court for human rights
By Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman

  
No time limit for Nazi convictions
By Efraim Zuroff

  
To Restart the Mideast Peace Process Try These 'Confidence-Building' Measures
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

  
Analysis: In Venezuela, antisemitism is state policy
By Shimon Samuels

  
Dangerous history-rewriting in Latvia
By Efraim Zuroff
Guardian

  
African Americans and American Jews: A Tale of Two Messengers
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

  
The day two rabbis asked Sheikh Tantawi for a fatwa
By Abraham Cooper
Washington Times

  
Memo To President Obama: Want Peace? Make them Stop the Hate!
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

An unholy campaign: Presbyterian Church elders are poised to defame Israel
New York Daily News
Editorial

A proper site for a Museum of Tolerance
by Rabbi Marvin Hier
Los Angeles Times

The Zionism of Martin Luther King, Jr.
BY Yitzchok Adlerstein - Guest Opinion
The Daily Iowan

There Was Only One Holocaust: Why the Misuse of Political Language Matters
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

  
Two Generations After: Why, What and How to Teach the Shoah
By Efraim Zuroff for Jewish Educational Leadership

Crece la sombra de Irán en América latina
By Sergio Widder, SWC Latin American Representative

Nazi war criminals 'never express regret'
Watch BBC interview with Efraim Zuroff

Holocaust scholars slam EU for backing Nazi-Communist comparison
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Two lives and the Holocaust
By Efraim Zuroff
Guardian

Dropping International Holocaust Memorial Day Would Be World’s Final Insult To Survivors; Would Spur New Wave of Anti-Semitism
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper

From Hitler to Ahmadinejad: CEOs You Can Rely On
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
What's Good for the Nazi Works for a Jihadi
By Marvin Hier and Abraham Cooper
Washington Times

President Carter: Collect Those Feathers and All is Forgiven!
Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Huffington Post

Dramatically expand the no-fly list
By Rabbi Marvin Hier and Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Special to New York Daily News

Analysis: A sinister scheme to devalue the Holocaust is gathering steam
By Efraim Zuroff
The Jewish Chronicle

Hypocrisy and lies fuel enemies of a Jerusalem museum
By Rabbi Marvin Hier
New York Daily News

The blind man with 20/20 vision: A tribute to Abdurrahman Wahid
Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Jakarta Post - Opinion

Miep Gies, hero of humanity
Abraham Cooper
Washington Post - On Faith

2009
Lessons from India's 9/11
Abraham Cooper
Washington Post - On Faith
UN's Goldstone Report is Magna Carta for terrorists
Rabbi Marvin Hier and Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Los Angeles Daily News
Peace Prize Winner Obama's No Champion of Human Rights
Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman
FOX News
Peace? Not if Arabs deny Jewish link to holy sites
Rabbi Marvin Hier and Rabbi Abraham Cooper
JWeekly
Like it or not, the Temple Mount is key to Israeli-Palestinian peace
Marvin Hier and Abraham Cooper
Jerusalem Post
Twitter Revolution and President Obama: This time Let's Stand Up With Roozbeh and the People of Iran
Rabbi Abraham Cooper
Huffington Post
Where Tutu (and Gandhi) went wrong
Rabbi Marvin Hier and Rabbi Abraham Cooper
(Special to the) Los Angeles Times
The Role of Technology in Promoting Tolerance
Rabbi Abraham Cooper
facebook.com
Yom Kippur War of 2009: Israelis again face multiple attacks, but this time not only from bombs
Rabbi Abraham Cooper and Dr. Harold Brackman
YnetNews.com

Israeli despair for peace
Abraham Cooper and Harold Brackman
Washington Post - On Faith

Mary Robinson gave hate a megaphone
By Rabbi Abraham Cooper
New York Daily News
Real peace and not ambiguities
Rabbi Marvin Hier
Miami Herald
Israelis again face multiple attacks, but this time not only from bombs
Abraham Cooper, Harold Brackman
Ynet.com
Rabbi Abraham Cooper is an ongoing contributor to Huffington Post. His blog contributions can be read here.
Un Palacio(s) de impunidad
Sergio Widder
Pagina 12 - Argentina


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