WJC News Updates – World Jewish Congress launches largest global Holocaust commemoration event: #WeRemember

WJC News Updates – World Jewish Congress launches largest global Holocaust commemoration event: #WeRemember

 

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Small blog we remember World Jewish Congress launches largest global Holocaust commemoration event: #WeRememberPreeminent international Jewish organization urges people around the world to join #WeRemember campaign and take to social media to spread the message that Never Again must mean Never Again.
Small blog holocaust WJC President Lauder welcomes proposal to require German migrants to visit Holocaust memorialsIn statement to the New York Times, Lauder says: “This proposal is an encouraging and effective method of educating people of all backgrounds about the Nazi attempt to wipe out the entire Jewish population of Europe and the dangers such hatred can yield.”
Small blog fo Jewish community to continue to avoid contact with Austria far-right partyThe Austrian Jewish community will uphold the decision it made in 2000, when it agreed not to have contact with the FPÖ, given its past stained by frequent anti-Semitic incidents and instances of Nazi propaganda.
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Small blog imam IN PICTURES | Participants from around the world join WJC’s We Remember campaign11 Jan 2018 Follow the WJC’s 2018 We Remember campaign as it unfolds through January 27.  READ MORE »
Small blog hapoel Joining WJC, Israeli soccer teams make Holocaust memorial project next goal – YNet11 Jan 2018 The Israeli soccer world has agreed to pitch in to the World Jewish Congress’s biggest ever Holocaust memorial initiative, with back-to-back reigning champions Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Maccabi Haifa and Hapoel Katamon of Jerusalem all joining the international project with their players photographed with the hashtag leading the project—#WeRemember.  READ MORE »
Small blog i24 PERSPECTIVES | #WeRemember: global Holocaust remembrance campaign – I24 News11 Jan 2018 An in-depth look at the WJC’s 2018 We Remember Campaign.  READ MORE »
Small blog wjc These Holocaust survivors have an important message for the world – Huffington Post11 Jan 2018 “Today, we plead with you again speak up and put down signs of racism, acts of hatred,” the women said in the video posted by the World Jewish Congress on Tuesday. “Show your commitment to honor the past and protect our future.”  READ MORE »