Denouce Iran UN Speech Petition
Act Now to Denounce Iran's UN Speech
On September 22nd the President of Iran delivered a dangerous, anti-Semitic tirade before the member states of the United Nations. This hate filled propoganda cannot go unanswered.
Join the Simon Wiesenthal Center in protest and sign the petition below to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
Holland Must Act Now to Stop Extremism
The brutal killing last week of Dutch film director Theo van Gogh who was stabbed to death in Amsterdam while cycling to work shocked the world. Moreover, a five-page letter pinned to Van Gogh's body with a knife included antisemitic rhetoric reminiscent of Nazi propaganda and threats against Amsterdam's Jewish Mayor Job Cohen and other Jewish personalities.
Spirit of Olympic Games Must Inspire Greece to Deal with its Antisemitism
As the world's athletes converge on the site of the original Olympics, the Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Greek Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis to take vigorous steps to contain antisemitism and other expressions of hate and xenophobia, beginning with the condemnation and active prosecution of those who have perpetrated hate crimes.
Join the Campaign to Make the Fight Against European Antisemitism a Priority in 2005
Last week, at a White House briefing with a small group of Jewish leaders, including Rabbi Marvin Hier the Wiesenthal Center's dean and founder, U.S President George W. Bush spoke about prospects for peace in the Middle East and concerns over Iranian actions. The President then turned to the question of antisemitism, noting that he was deeply disturbed about continued antisemitism in Europe.
Letter to President Obama
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Center's petition to President Obama urging that he withdraw funding for a Palestinian Authority/Hamas Unity Government.
Letter to European Parliamentary Leaders
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Center's petition to European Parliamentary Leaders that they swiftly endorse a new initiative urging Hamas to revoke their anti-Semitic founding charter which calls for Israel's destruction.