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The European Campaign to End the Siege on Gaza (ECESG) is an anti-Israel, pro Hamas umbrella organization operating in Europe





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Eur. Jewish Congress: 'Jews in Europe Entering a Dark Period'



The European Jewish Congress warns that some Jewish communities in Europe are “teetering on the brink” due to national endorsement or neglect of anti-Semitism.

The EJC maintains that a recent wave of anti-Semitism, some of which was officially sanctioned, has left some Jewish communities in grave danger. EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor sums up: “We are entering a very dark period for Jews in Europe.”

Recent instances of official anti-Semitism include a grave incident that occurred in Antwerp, Belgium. A respected government-funded Catholic school, the College of the Sacred Heart, hosted a "Palestine Day," replete with anti-Semitic references and activities for youngsters. One stall at the event was entitled “Throw the soldiers into the sea,” and children were invited to throw replicas of Israeli soldiers into two large tanks of water.

Last weekend, an event organized for Jewish children in Malmo, Sweden, was attacked by a gang of thugs who shouted “Heil Hitler” and “Jewish pigs.” The gang entered the site of the event and damaged property. This incident occurred only a few weeks after Malmo Mayor Ilmar Reeplau – known for having expressed understanding for anti-Semitic violence – was reelected. “We accept neither Zionism nor anti-Semitism,” Reeplau said at the time, equating Jewish national self-determination with hate and racism.

The EJC also reports that in recent months, former German Bundesbank board member Thilo Sarrazin (who has since apologized and stepped down), European Commissioner for Trade Karel De Gucht, and Spanish MEP Emilio Menendez del Valle have all made comments perceived as anti-Semitic.

“These events occurring soon after the anti-Semitic comments of Sarrazin, De Gucht and del Valle demonstrate that anti-Semitism is at best actively promoted, and at worst ignored, by some officials in Europe,” said EJC President Kantor. “Due to this intolerable situation, small Jewish communities like Malmo are teetering on the brink of extinction.”

“Small Jewish communities are facing a situation where they are being physically, verbally and psychologically threatened by fundamentalist elements and their extreme left-wing cohorts on one side and the far-right neo-Nazis on the other,” Kantor continued. “If they can’t receive protection or respite from mainstream officials, then we are entering a very dark period for the Jews in Europe.”

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The EJC, the democratically elected representative umbrella organization of European Jewry, announced that it calls on European governments and the European Union to launch a campaign against intolerance and anti-Semitism. It similarly wants them to remind European citizens that the new Europe was established after World War II on the concept of “Never Again.”

As co-Chairman of the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation, Dr. Kantor will be hosting a conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on October 24-25, entitled, “Towards Reconciliations, Experience, Techniques and Opportunities for Europe.” It will deal with and work towards finding solutions for issues of racism, intolerance and conflict.
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'European Jewish communities are in serious danger'

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The European Jewish Congress (EJC) claimed that certain European Jewish communities are in serious danger after a recent wave of anti-Semitism, according to a statement released by the organization Thursday.

The statement gave a recent example of a respected and government-funded Catholic school in Antwerp that hosted a ‘Palestine Day’, which was replete with anti-Semitic references and activities for youngsters.

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One stall at the event was titled “Throw the soldiers into the sea” where children were invited to throw replicas of Jewish and Israeli soldiers into two large tanks, the organization highlighted.

The EJC, which is the democratically elected representative umbrella organization of European Jewry, is calling on European governments and the European Union to launch a campaign against intolerance and anti-Semitism, so to remind European citizens that the new Europe was established after the Second World War on the concept of “Never Again.”

A number of examples of anti-Semitsm in Europe were highlighted by the EJC in an attempt to bring the issue to the attention of decison makers in Europe.

Another one of the examples highlighted by the organization involved anti-Semitism experienced in the Malmo Jewish community. An event organized for children of the Jewish community was disrupted after gang of thugs shouted “Heil Hitler” and “Jewish pigs.”

Newly elected mayor of the Swedish city, Ilmar Reepalu, considered the rise in anti-Semitsm an understandable consequence of the Israel-Palestine conflict and claimed “we accept neither Zionism nor anti-Semitism,” equating Jewish national self-determination with hate and racism.

In response to the rise in anti-Semitsm Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the EJC said “small Jewish communities are facing a situation where they are being physically, verbally and psychologically threatened by fundamentalist elements and their extreme left-wing cohorts on one side and the far-right neo-Nazis on the other.”

“If they can’t receive protection or respite from mainstream officials then we are entering a very dark period for the Jews in Europe,” Kantor continued.


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Report: German Foreign Ministry Cooperated with Hitler
Contrary to popular belief, Germany’s Foreign Ministry did not oppose Hitler, but rather acted to further anti-Semitism in the world. A new report by an international commission of inquiry debunks a long-standing myth of German Foreign Ministry “fairness” during the Hitler era.
"As time goes by, the Germans are learning that there was no area in Germany at the time that was not tainted with and involved in the plan to destroy the Jews."
The report reveals for the first time that Foreign Ministry officials on all levels were actively involved in planning and carrying out the Final Solution. Even before World War II, they advanced extreme proposals for what they called at the time a “German or pan-European problem” - namely, the Jews.


Fischer Appointed the Committee After Ministry Honored Nazis
The committee was appointed by former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer back in 2005, after he discovered that a Ministry publication included obituaries for Ministry officials who were former Nazis. He decided to establish an international committee to investigate the history of the Ministry’s involvement in the Holocaust crimes of the Third Reich and in pursuing post-war justice.

The nearly 900-page document will be presented today to Germany’s Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, who is planning to include it in the syllabus for diplomatic training.

Four historians were on the committee: Prof. Moshe Zimmerman of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Professors Norbert Frei and Eckart Conze of Germany, and Dr. Peter Hayes of Northwestern University in the U.S. “For many years,” Zimmerman explained, “the Foreign Ministry in Germany attempted to create an image amidst the German public that it played ‘fairly’ vis-à-vis the Jews during World War II.”

In fact, however, the report shows that not only did the officials defend the Nazis’ anti-Semitism around the world, but they even viewed the Ministry’s job as one of dissemination of anti-Semitism around the world. “Diplomats stationed throughout Europe and even in eastern Asia,” according to Zimmerman, “became organizers, perpetrators and partners in the campaign to destroy the Jews.”

One document uncovered by the committee unabashedly explained the purpose of an official trip by a Foreign Ministry official to Belgrade as follows: “Liquidation of Jews in Belgrade and talks with Hungarian envoys in Budapest,” in the words of the official himself.

Other documents show the great involvement of then-Foreign Ministry Director, Ernst von Weizsacker – father of recent German President Richard von Weizsacker– in the Final Solution. Contrary to his reputation as a strong opponent of Hitler, the committee found documents with his signature authorizing the deportation of Jews from France to the Auschwitz death camp.

Another finding: After World War II, many Nazi diplomats remained in the Foreign Ministry, and many were stationed in Arab countries or in Latin America, where their presence would arouse little opposition.


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The report also reveals that the Ministry had “Jewish affairs experts” whose anti-Jewish schemes pre-dated even those of the Reich Security office. One Ministry official formulated a plan in January 1939 to persecute Jews around the world. This was even before Hitler’s famous Reichstag speech of that month, in which he threatened clearly: “Europe will not have peace until the Jewish question has been disposed of… If the international-finance Jewry inside and outside Europe should succeed in plunging the nations into a world war yet again, then the outcome will not be the victory of Jewry, but rather the annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe!”

“As time goes by,” Zimmerman summed up, “the Germans are learning that there was no area in Germany at the time that was not tainted with and involved in the plan to destroy the Jews. Even people thought to be very fair, such as in the Foreign Ministry, are now seen to have been involved in the execution of the Final Solution.”

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At the famous and very popular Ghent Festivities, which took place in July, a Flemish NGO had an anti-Israel stand where the big attraction was aimed at children. Young children were invited to shoot at figurines representing Israeli soldiers placed on boats floating in a small aquarium. The weapon for shooting/killing Israelis was a coin and the money thus raised will serve to fund a new hate flotilla. This incitement campaign aimed at children in view of tens of thousands of people didn't seem to meet with the disapproval of the fair organisers, the city authorities, the police or the public. One can imagine what would have happened if kids had been asked to aim at Muslim soldiers ! We understand that the same NGOs is now looking for a larger fish tank to be exhibited at a fair to be held shortly at another Flemish city ... It has became a tradition to demonize Israel at Ghent festivals.

Unsurprisingly, no NGO was there to draw attention to the plight of the Roma in Europe ... In July the great and the good were not yet interested in their fate.

http://philosemitism.blogspot.com/20...rs-to-sea.html

Hardly does a week go by in Belgium without a few NGOs - which receive generous funds from the government - organizing anti-Israel events.

In Flanders alone, during the last weekend of September, several such events took place. The city of Antwerp [!] - repeat the city of Antwerp [!] - supported, for the second year running, a "Day for Palestine". No wonder that the Antwerp Jewish community is moving out. At Bredene, NGO Belgium to Gaza held an information and sales booth at a fair. On the 30th, there was a debate in the Herent parish hall on the Israel-Palestine conflict.

But what happened at the Heilig Hart en College (Sacred Heart College) in Halle is so sick that it beggars belief. It is worrying that a reputable Catholic school sees nothing wrong that Catholic adults exhort kids to symbolically but very physically shoot at Israelly/Jewish soldiers and throw them into the sea. In fact, killing them.

The city, run by a right wing coalition (CD&V, N-VA et VLD), had granted permission for the event "Gaza Terminal" to be held in front of the Halle train station to ensure maximum public exposure.

In the event, because of bad weather conditions, it was transferred to the school gym hall. The organiser was Griet Deknopper, a Belgian woman who took part in the flotilla supposed to break the Gaza siege. She used to be involved in Chiro, the Flemish catholic scouts, and is the niece of a CD&V alderman. The usual anti-Israel crowd always resorts to the same propaganda methods (flea markets, BBQs, music, anti-Israël propaganda: boycott calls, accusations against Dexia bank, leaflets by the far left-islam party Egalité whose incitement is well documented).

"Throw the soldiers [Israelly Jews] to the sea with your coins!"

The idea was to raise money to fund a Belgian "hate" flotilla for Gaza. And Griet Deknopper did a re-run of what she had done in Ghent [Belgian NGO incites children to shoot at Israeli soldiers at the Ghent Fair ]. At the entrance of the hall, there were two buckets full of water with two toy boats carryng figurines representing Israelly/Jewish soldiers. Above an inscription read: "Throw the soldiers [Israelly Jews,...] to the sea with your coins!". Deknopper, who is a teacher, and the organisers know all the ropes and didn't not write Jew/Israelly/Zionist to avoid trouble. A sickening invitation to enact symbolic murder. Everybody knows what the injunction "throw the Jews to the sea" means.

Any doubt about the hostile intentions of the organisers would have been promptly dispelled at the sight of Myriam Vandecan's car parked in front of the school. She is the head of two NGOs (Vlaams Palestina Komité and Codip), both known for having distributed books with antisemitc overtones in various schools. On her car were displayed the following slogans : "Boycot Israel" and "Israel = Zionism = Racism = Apartheid".

This type of game-incitement in a reputable Catholic school seems to be a new phenomenom. Neither the school nor the education body responsible (board of governors) for the school (M. Jos Vansantvoet) found that there was anything wrong. When contacted by a contributor to this blog, M. Vansantvoet declined to comment.

In 1940 Jews were rounded up and sent to a prison in Halle pending deportation to the St Cyprien camp in France. Seventy years later, at Halle innocent children are told by adults to kill Jewish-Israelly soldiers.

Then as now, the city and the school claim that "Wir haben es nicht gewusst" ("We didn't know").
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Further to a JC article describing how senior figures in the Manchester Jewish community were ordered out of a meeting hosting Israeli journalist Gideon Levy, Manchester PSC Chair Linda Clair has had the following letter published in the Jewish Chronicle :
When are you going to start telling the truth and not a completely distorted version of the facts? I was the chair of the Gideon Levy meeting you report (JC August 27). Michael Samuels and his two companions did not actually enter the meeting to start with. They were outside the room when I asked Mr Samuels his name and where he came from. He replied and said he came from Manchester. I told him and his companions that they would not be allowed in – that Zionists were not wanted in that meeting. Mr Levy, who was already in the meeting room, and was standing behind me, asked me to let them in, which I did, only at his request. This was before he spoke to them. Whatever they said to him certainly did not influence my decision to allow them in, I had legal advice that although it was a public meeting, it was on private property and so we were well within our rights to exclude any undesirables. In case you want to label me antisemitic, I am not, I am an anti-Zionist Jew, and I know the difference between the two, even if you choose not to.
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Europe: Archive Project to Ease Holocaust Research
by Maayana Miskin



A new project aims to support Holocaust research by making historical records easier to access. The project, The European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI), will launch in Brussels next week.

The primary goal of EHRI is to bring together information that is currently located in archives across Europe. Not only has information on the Holocaust been decentralized, it has also been catalogued using different systems and languages, making research particularly difficult.

Another problem EHRI hopes to address is the difficulty of accessing Jewish sources in particular. Many Jewish documents were destroyed by the Nazi army. “One of the major challenges for every scholar of the Holocaust is to avoid the domination of the perpetrators' sources over the voices of persecuted Jews,” according to EHRI organizers.

The new, European-wide database will include a shared thesaurus of keywords allowing researchers to locate documents in several collections and several languages. It will also bring researchers from different countries together to work on identifying Holocaust-era photographs and recovering names.

Records will also be put online to allow for public access.

Among those present at the Brussels launch will be European Commissioner for Research Innovation and Science Maire Geoghegan-Quinn, Education Minister Gidon Saar, and senior Yad Vashem memorial project officials, Chairman Avner Shalev and Archives Director Dr. Chaim Gertner.

“The nature of the events of the Holocaust, and the chaotic state of Europe in the immediate post-war, coupled with the Nazis’ effort to destroy not only the Jewish people, but all memory of them, has meant that information about the Holocaust is spread all over the world,” said Shalev. “In order to be able to begin to piece together what happened, information that is located in numerous archives throughout Europe must be connected. EHRI will facilitate research into the Holocaust, and help us further piece together what happened, when and to whom.”

Yad Vashem has played an active role in the EU project.

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'German Treasury aided Nazis more than we thought'



Historians find that money from plundering Jews was channeled through Finance Ministry, raised over 30% of army funds, report says.


A commission of historians has discovered that the Finance Ministry in Germany was more involved in Jewish persecution carried out by the Nazis than was previously known, Reuters reported on Tuesday.

The Finance Ministry allowed funds from plundering Jews and other enemies to be channeled through its offices and this raised over 30 percent of the funds for the German army during the war, Hans-Peter Ullmann says, a member of the historians' commission investigating the ministry.

The report released by the commission, which was previewed by Reuters, comes after a book revealed that German diplomats also played a more active role in the persecution of Jews than was previously thought.

Research into the Finance Ministry's past leads right to the core of Adolf Hitler's National Socialist dictatorship, he said in a preliminary report on the commission's work.

Ullmann suggested that the role of the Finance Ministry had not been scrutinized by Germany as much as other factors concerning the Nazi era.

"What was obscured behind that image was the indispensable contribution made by the Reich Finance Ministry towards the functioning, the stability and the criminal policies of the Nazi regime," he said, according Reuters.

The report released by the commission also suggested bondholders of German debt were aware their money was being used to further Nazi goals.
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Memorial to Romanian Jews as Mass Grave Uncovered
by Maayana Miskin




The Ghetto Fighters' House Museum (Beit Lohamei Haghetaot) recently received a historic gift – a hand-painted memorial to Jews of Iasi, Romania, who had been murdered by the Nazis. The memorial plaque, created by a 14-year-old artist in 1941, gained special significance due to the discovery late last week of a mass grave in a Romanian forest.

The memorial was given to the museum last month as part of a campaign to collect Holocaust-era artifacts from survivors and their families. Survivor Yitzchak-Ephraim Benditer gave the museum the plaque, which he created as a teenager two weeks after the Iasi pogrom of June 1941, in which at least 13,000 Jews were murdered.

After the pogrom residents of Iasi asked Benditer, who was known for his skills as an artist, to create a plaque in memory of dozens of worshipers in the Great Synagogue of Iasi who had been murdered. The plaque was then hung on the synagogue wall.

On Friday, researchers announced that a mass grave had been discovered in a Romanian forest, near the town of Popricani, which is close to the city of Iaci. The grave contains the bodies of approximately 100 Jews – men, women, and children – shot by Romanian troops in 1941.





The revelation regarding the mass grave “gives this special significance... It could very well be that this plaque, with the names of the Jews murdered in Iasi, commemorates those whose bodies were found in the mass grave,” museum workers said.

The mass grave shed light on Romanian involvement in the Holocaust, a sensitive subject in Romania, where for many years the government taught that Germans were solely responsible for murdering Jews. Historians have found evidence of several Romanian pogroms in which Jews and Roma were murdered.

In 2004, then-Romanian President Ion Iliescu asked an international panel to investigate the Holocaust in Romania. The panel found that at least 280,000 Jews and 11,000 Roma were murdered in Romania and territories it controlled during World War II.

Prior to the Holocaust, Romania was home to an estimated 750,000 Jews. Its Jewish population today is estimated at less than 10,000.

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Kristallnacht Goes Political, Germany Features Pro-PA Jew
by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu



This year’s Kristallnacht event in Germany hosts a former German Jew, whose presence inherently connects the pogrom with his known opposition to a Jewish presence in Judea and Samaria and his blame of Israel for “promoting anti-Semitism globally.”

In what may signal a desire of Germans to leave the past further behind them, Germany hosted a French-German intellectual – in a church – who fled the Nazi regime in 1933 and did not experience the horrors of the Holocaust but now equates Gaza with a concentration gap.

Kristallnacht, or the “night of broken glass,” occurred on this day in 1938, when dozens of synagogues were burned and thousands of German Jews either killed or rounded up.

Alfred Grosser, a prominent intellectual and critic of Israel was invited by the mayor of Frankfurt to speak at the event in St. Paul’s Church, marking a change from the tradition of featuring guests whose political views are not inflammatory, especially against Israel..

“What does criticism of Israel have to do with the memory of the Holocaust?” Deidre Berger, director of the Berlin office of the American Jewish Committee, asked rhetorically. ““Because he was born Jewish, he flirts with his identity, and is used as a camouflage to mask criticisms others would like to make."

Jewish leaders who will attend the ceremony warned they walk out in the middle of Grosser’s speech if he uses the podium to attack Israel.

Non-traditional German Jewish intellectuals in the 1930s felt comfortable that no harm would come to them because they were "good Germans” who rejected Jewish laws and tradition. In what may be a frightening repetition of history, liberal Jews in Europe and the United States have rejected traditional Judaism but express their “Jewishness” by making Israel appear to be illegitimate by maintaining a presence in areas in Judea and Samaria, where Jews lived in Biblical times.

Despite Germany’s vow that it never again will fall under anti-Jewish domination, a recent survey revealed that 17 percent of Germans think “Jews have too much influence.”

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40 Muslim students shouting "Allahu akbar" and "slaughter the Jews" terrorize Israeli student


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And, with an indifference reminiscent of officials in Egypt, Pakistan and Indonesia, police did nothing. "Israeli student attacked by Palestinians in Italy," by Menachem Gantz for Ynet News, November 14:
An Israeli student at the University of Genoa in Italy was harassed and threatened by Palestinian students last Tuesday, only to be ignored by the police.

Assaf, a 26-year-old Israeli architecture student, was eating at the cafeteria when Ibrahim Haji, a student from Gaza, came and began taunting him.

"He came towards me, punched me and said 'why are you looking at me?' I told him I wasn't looking at him, and asked him to let me eat in peace," Assaf said. "A minute later he was back, swinging a fork, and called me in front of everyone to come outside while cursing Israel and declaring his intention to kill.

I understood that I have to avoid this dangerous situation. I told my Italian friends, who were eating with me, that I'm going back to my room so as not to respond to this provocation. On my way out I turned to the cashier and told her, 'Call the police. You heard the man threatening to kill,' and she responded, 'It's not my job to separate Jews and Arabs.'"

'I saw death in front of my eyes'

Assaf's attempt to distance himself from the fight failed. Ibrahim waited for him outside and went for the attack. As Assaf tried to defend himself, Italian passersby stepped in to intervene and held him back. Ibrahim took the opportunity to draw a large kitchen knife. The Italian students tried to stop him.

"I saw death in front of my eyes. I broke free and ran into the storage in the kitchen and locked myself in. After a few minutes more Muslim students arrived and began shouting 'Allahu Akbar' (God is great) and 'Itbach el Yahud' (slaughter the Jews). Later I understood that there are over 40 angry students there.

The Italians disappeared; they were scared to deal with them. I managed to get myself into the trash facility. I climbed a three-meter wall and jumped. I told myself it's better to break a leg than to get killed."

Assaf said that he went to the police but was ignored, until he turned to the community rabbi and additional Jewish families for assistance. "We filed an official complaint with the police, and they even informed the local investigation agency," said Chaim Amar, a 28-year-old medical student who serves as a security officer at the local synagogue. "Unfortunately, nothing came of it so far."

According to Amar, the police are familiar with Haji from previous violent incidents. It wasn't his first time threatening the life of an Israeli student, and he reportedly harasses female Israeli students regularly. "It's a matter of time before his next violent outburst," Amar said.

Fellow students turned away

For Assaf, life has yet to return to normal. "Only one lone Italian student came up to me and said that he was willing to testify to the police about what happened. All the rest - even the guy who shares my dorm room and witnessed the incident - saw everything but are afraid to be associated in the case. The house mother at the dorms came up to me and said, 'why are to turning to the police? It will ruin his life.' In her opinion, if I'm kicked out of the dorms it would be the best solution."...
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Interview with World Expert on Anti-Semitism:
Danger is Real


http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/140661
by Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski


According to Professor Robert S. Wistrich, Neuberger chair for Modern European History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, anti-Semitism is very much alive and growing worse every day.

In an interview to Israel National News TV, the Director of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism (SICSA), who has also authored “A Lethal Obsession: Antisemitism from Antiquity to the Global Jihad” (named ‘Best Book of 2010’ by The Journal for the Study of Antisemitism), said that he believes that “anti-Semitism has reached a level that we have not seen since World War II,” and added that this is “the most dangerous period for Jews in terms of the way they are perceived by others. We’ve reached a more dangerous period than at any time since the end of World War II and the establishment of Israel.”

Wistrich explained that anti-Semitism today is directed not just towards Israel but towards Jews around the world. According to him, most people identify anti-Semitism with very obvious symbols and images, such as Nazis, fascist demonstrations, or calls to throw the Jews out of a particular country. However, as he explained, these images are much less visible today, and anti-Semitism in 2010 has changed its form. “In the last 40 years, the most dynamic form of anti-Semitism is the one that is transmitted through anti-Zionism and hatred of Israel,” explained Wistrich.
He believes that anti-Semitism based on hatred of Israel is easier to carry out since it is legal in most countries to say anything one wants against Israel and not be prosecuted by the law.

Addressing the question of whether differences exist between anti-Semitism of the past and modern anti-Semitism, Wistrich said that there are not many differences today, since boycotts of Jews which existed then and still exist now. “[A] boycott works first of all against the Jews who live in Israel and it works against Jews who are supportive of Israel. This is a clear continuity from the classic anti-Semitism that we knew in the past.”

He added that the most concrete threat to Israel today is Iran and its proxies: Syria, Hizbullah, and Hamas. However, he also believes that Israelis and Jews do not do much to raise awareness about this threat. “I don’t feel that there is a sufficient awareness,” said Wistrich. “If we don’t stand up for ourselves, how can we expect others to become passionately involved?”

Wistrich believes that Israelis should take an example from the Arabs, who have been saying for decades that they refuse to give up on certain things.

“The problems of today, including the rabid incitement in neighboring countries in the Arab world, we don’t talk about it. We don’t protest about it. We keep it quiet,” said Wistrich. “This is a huge mistake. We have claims. We have grievances. We have a right to demand that in the context of any peace agreement if this does not stop then that agreement will be meaningless.”

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11/22/2010 17:20


BBC documentary reveals: Some 5,000 Muslim children being taught from Saudi textbook which teaches that Jews are transformed from pigs, apes.


Islamic schools in Britain are teaching anti-Semitic material to high school children, with some exposed to extremist preachers and extremist Islamist groups, a BBC documentary was set to reveal on Monday evening.

According to its flagship documentary program "Panorama," around 5,000 Muslim children are being taught from a Saudi Arabian textbook which teaches that Jews are transformed from pigs and apes and asks them to list the “reprehensible” qualities of Jews.

The documentary, titled "British Schools Muslim Rules," will expose the part-time schools where hate is on the curriculum.

“The program asks why school inspectors have missed the warning signs and examines the impact this could have on young Muslims' ability to integrate into mainstream British life,” the program makers said.

It will show a textbook that uses a diagram to show how the hands and feet of thieves are chopped off according to Sharia law. Another asks what happens to someone who dies who is not a believer in Islam – the answer given in the book is “hellfire.”

One textbook says that Zionists want to establish world domination for Jews, a charge leveled in the anti-Semitic pamphlet, The Protocols of the Elders of Zion.

The main goal of the “Zionist movement,” according to the textbook, is “for the Jews to have control over the world and its resources,” which will be achieved by “inciting rancor and rivalry among the great powers so that they fight one another.”

The textbooks are being used to teach the Saudi national curriculum at more than 40 weekend schools and clubs, to Muslim children aged six to 18 from across the country. They are run under the umbrella of “Saudi Students Clubs and Schools in the UK and Ireland.”

The Saudi government said it had no official ties to the schools and clubs and did not endorse them.

“Any tutoring activities that may have taken place among any other group of Muslims in the UK are absolutely individual to that group and not affiliated to or endorsed by the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia,” the embassy said in a statement on Monday.

However, the program will show that a building in Ealing, west London, where "Panorama" obtained one of the text books, is owned by the Saudi government.

British Education Minister Michael Gove said that the government would not tolerate any anti-Semitic ideas being taught to Muslim children in the UK.

“Saudi Arabia is a sovereign country, I have no desire or wish to intervene in the decisions that the Saudi government makes in its own education system. But I'm clear that we cannot have anti-Semitic material of any kind being used in English schools,” Gove said.

He suggested that it was time for the independent school regulators Ofsted to regulate and inspect weekend schools and clubs.

“Ofsted are doing some work in this area, they'll be reporting to me shortly about how we can ensure that part-time provision is better registered and better inspected in the future," he said.

Responding to the BBC investigation, the London counter-extremism think tank Quilliam said that while most Muslim schools in Britain do good work to prepare children to play a full and positive role in British society, the BBC program raises a number of difficult questions both for British Muslims and for society in general.

“While most Muslim schools are doing good work and are entirely unproblematic, there is clearly room for improvement in a minority of cases,” said Talal Rajab, a spokesman for Quilliam. “Schools should be places where young people learn to play a full part in the society around them. They should not be venues for indoctrination where young minds are taught hatred and intolerance.”

Rajab called on the Saudi authorities to tackle hate preaching and for the British government to review their procedures to protect school children.

“The Saudi government has recently taken much-needed steps to modernize religious education in its own country. It is unfortunate that these so-called Saudi schools in Britain do not seem to have similarly moved with the times. The Saudi authorities need to use their influence to ensure that hate-preaching is fully tackled both at home and abroad,” Rajab said.

“The government must also urgently review and strengthen its procedures to protect school children from being groomed by extremists, whether extreme Islamists or British National Party members.

“The government needs to balance the right of schools to set their own curriculum against the right of children to enjoy a rounded and balanced education that adequately prepares them for life in a diverse and complex society,” Rajab added.

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British Schoolchildren Taught Sharia Law in Weekend School Sessions




In an unnerving report, the BBC revealed Monday that brutal Sharia law, anti-Antisemitism and homophobia are currently being taught across Britain to about 5,000 Muslim school children. These weekend school sessions include textbooks that teach about “gays being executed, how Jews turn into pigs and apes, and information on how to chop off hands or feet of thieves.”

According to the BBC’s Panorama program, Muslim children aged 6 to 18 attend more than 40 weekend schools across Britain are taught Sharia law, including how non-believers die in what they describe as “hellfire” and teach children that Zionists want to establish world domination for Jews.



The Daily Mail reports:
The Panorama investigation identified a book for 15-year-olds being used in the classes which teaches about Sharia law and its punishments.

It says: ‘For thieves their hands will be cut off for a first offence, and their foot for a subsequent offence.’

There are diagrams showing children where cuts must be made. One passage says: ‘The specified punishment of the thief is cutting off his right hand at the wrist. Then it is cauterised to prevent him from bleeding to death.’

For acts of ‘sodomy’, children are told that the penalty is death and it states a difference of opinion whether this should be done by stoning, or burning with fire, or throwing over a cliff. …

The text books for 15-year-olds revive the so-called ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion’, which teach that Zionists want to establish world domination for Jews.

The Saudi text books instruct pupils: ‘The Jews have tried to deny them (the Protocols) but there are many proofs of their veracity and their origin among the elders of Zion.’

The text books say the ‘main goal’ of the ‘Zionist movement’ is ‘for the Jews to have control over the world and its resources’ which, the book allege, Zionists seek to achieve partly by ‘inciting rancour and rivalry among the great powers so that they fight one another.’


These weekend schools are not inspected by Ofsted, Britain‘s equivalent to the Department of Education and the Saudi ambassador to the UK said the schools’ teachings were not endorsed by the Saudi embassy.

Education Minister Michael Grove told Panorama that he has no desire to intervene with Saudi as a sovereign country but stressed that anti-Semitic material being taught to children is not acceptable.






British Muslim Schools Teach Saudi Hatred of Jews and Israelis


http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/140784
by Chana Ya'ar


A British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) news program, Panorama, reported Monday night that children in Britain are being taught in a Saudi national curriculum on the weekends to hate Jews, Israelis and homosexuals.

The textbooks being used to teach some 5,000 Muslim children Shari'a law in 40 weekend schools are reportedly using the Saudi Arabia national curriculum. According to the segment "British Schools Muslim Rules," children as young as six years old are being taught that those who do not believe in Islam die in “hellfire.”

Students are asked by one of the textbooks to list the “reprehensible” qualities of Jews, the program reports.

The same law teaches 15-year-olds that convicted thieves should be punished by having their hands cut off on the first offense. The second time around, their feet should be cut off, according to the text used in the schools. The books also advocate the execution of homosexuals.

Other materials in the textbooks include content claiming that some Jews are transformed into pigs and apes, and that Zionists want to establish world domination by Jews.

British Education Minister Michael Gove was quoted by the program as saying that although he had no desire to interfere with Saudi Arabia as a sovereign nation, the teaching of anti-Semitic material to children in Britain was not acceptable.

The Saudi Ambassador to the UK responded to the program in writing, saying the teachings were not endorsed by the Saudi embassy.

(IsraelNationalNews.com)

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Wanted Nazi Dies before Facing Trial for Murder


by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/140796



The third most wanted Nazi, Samuel Kunz who was a German but born in the former Soviet Union, has died a natural death in Bonn at the age of 89 before facing trial in February for killing Jews in the Holocaust.

A senior guard at the Belzec extermination camp, he was indicted for murdering 10 people and aiding and abetting the massacre of nearly half a million others.

The Simon Wiesenthal Center reacted to Kunz’s death angrily, charging that a “flawed prosecution policy, which ignored virtually any Holocaust perpetrator who was not an officer, enabled Kunz to escape justice until he was indicted last July.

"It was only the recent, long-awaited change in this policy which led to Kunz's indictment and the opportunity to hold him accountable for his crimes," said Ephraim Zuroff, director of the Center in Jerusalem.

Kunz also was scheduled to appear as a witness n the trial of John Demjanjuk, was from the United States to Munich last May and now is on trial.

Kunz had admitted he worked at the extermination camp, and told Der Spiegel last year, "It was clear to us all that Jews were killed there and were later burned too. We could smell it every day." However, he denied being personally involved in the exterminations, and he remained free until he was charged nearly a year ago.

During World War II, Kunz was captured by the Germans and agreed to work with the Nazis instead of being taken as prisoner. After being trained by the SS, along with Demjanjuk, he was sent to Belzec.

Evidence from the Nazi era has revealed that victims were brought to Belzec in trains, were forced to undress themselves, and then were locked in gas chambers, where their agony lasted for up to 20 minutes before they died.

Kunz allegedly killed shot and killed eight Jews after they were forced to lie down in a trench with their faces to the ground. He also was charged with killing two others who had fled from the death trains.

After the war, He was awarded German citizenship and worked as a carpenter for the government despite several interrogations concerning the Belzec death camp.

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A controversial British politician has accused Israel of being the “cause of terrorism” and has said that the West's treatment of Muslims was caused by what she called “Holocaust guilt” and the “power of the pro-Israel lobby”.

According to a report published in the European Jewish Press website, Liberal Democrat peer Baroness Jenny Tonge made the comments in the British House of Lords on Friday during the Strategic Defence and Security Review, which defines how the British government is to handle the priorities identified in its national security strategy.

“The treatment of Palestinians by Israel is held up as an example of how the West treats Muslims and is at the root cause of terrorism worldwide,” said Tonge. “Even Tony Blair has now admitted this publicly. Why do we let it continue? Is it Holocaust guilt? We should be guilty -- of course we should. Is it the power of the pro-Israel lobby here and in the USA? I do not know.”

Tonge also said that she feels “sorry for the people of Israel”, since as she put it “their government's policies have made that country the cause of a lot of the world's problems, yet now they are seen as the remedy and the base for the West to fight back.”

This is not the first time that Tonge has made statements against Israel. In 2004, she said that she would consider becoming a suicide bomber if she were an Arab living in the Palestinian Authority. She originally made the remarks before a pro-Palestinian group, but later told Sky News that she stands by her words. “I think if I had to live in that situation -- and I say that advisedly -- I might just consider becoming one [a suicide terrorist] myself,” she said.

In 2006 Tonge said that “the pro-Israeli lobby has got its grips on the western world, its financial grips. I think they've probably got a grip on our party.”

This past February, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg sacked Tonge from her position as the party's spokeswoman on health after she suggested that an inquiry should be established regarding the accuracy of allegations of organ harvesting by IDF medical teams at the scene of the 2010 Haiti earthquake. Clegg said the comments were “wrong, distasteful and provocative” before dismissing her from her post.

In response to her latest anti-Israel comments, Jon Benjamin, head of the Board of Deputies of British Jews (BOD), was quoted in European Jewish Press as saying: “Baroness Tonge has once again used language that has crossed every red line that her party colleagues have tried to lay down for her.”

The Jewish Chronicle reported on Tonge’s latest remarks and noted that they came only two days after Clegg admitted that Israel’s voice had not been well enough represented within the party.

During a conversation with the Liberal Democrat Friends of Israel, Clegg had said: “Israel’s right to thrive in peace and security is non-negotiable for Liberal Democrats. No other country so continually has its right to exist called into question as does Israel, and that is intolerable.”

A spokesman for the Liberal Democrat party told The Jewish Chronicle that Tonge’s comments did not reflect the views of the party.

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"Strongest among men in enmity to the believers wilt thou find the Jews..." -- Qur'an 5:82

"No future for Dutch Orthodox Jews,'" from Radio Netherlands Worldwide, December 6:
Prominent VVD politician Frits Bolkestein believes there is no future for 'active' Jews in the Netherlands. The conservative politician made his remarks in an interview with freesheet De Pers.

In the interview, Mr Bolkestein says that when he talks about active Jews he means those who are recognisable as such, for instance Orthodox Jews. The former EU Commissioner says there is no future for this group in the Netherlands because of "the anti-Semitism among Dutchmen of Moroccan descent, whose numbers keep growing''.

He feels that this group of Jews should encourage their children to emigrate to either the United States or Israel, because he has little confidence in the effectiveness of the government's proposals for fighting anti-Semitism....

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Wiesenthal Warns Jews Against Traveling to Sweden



Human rights organization issues travel advisory because Jews in Sweden "have been subject to anti-Semitic taunts and harassment."


The Simon Wiesenthal Center, the Los Angeles-based human rights organization, has taken the unusual step of issuing a travel advisory about security concerns in Sweden because of growing anti-Jewish discrimination.

During a meeting on Tuesday with Sweden’s Justice Minister Beatrice Ask in Stockholm, the associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, Rabbi Abraham Cooper, and Dr. Shimon Samuels, who oversees the center’s International Relations department, outlined the reasons for the travel advisory.


“We reluctantly are issuing this advisory because religious Jews and other members of the Jewish community there have been subject to anti-Semitic taunts and harassment. There have been dozens of incidents reported to the authorities but have not resulted in arrests or convictions for hate crimes”, said the two Wiesenthal Center representatives in a statement.

Cooper and Samuels added that “a contributing factor to this decision has been the outrageous remarks of Malmö mayor Ilmar Reepalu, who blames the Jewish community for failing to denounce Israel.

The advisory aimed at Jewish travelers urges extreme caution when visiting southern Sweden.

It is not connected to this week’s terrorist bombing in the heart of Stockholm. Critics have accused Reepalu of failing to protect Malmö’s tiny Jewish population from anti-Semitic violence and stoking hatred of Israel.

Writing earlier this year in The Wall Street Journal Europe, Daniel Schwammenthal , an editorial writer for paper, noted that “faced with these attacks on the city’s Jewish population, Malmö’s mayor, Ilmar Reepalu, seems curiously unperturbed by, if not sympathetic to, the attackers.”

While screaming “Sieg Heil” and “Hitler, Hitler” in 2009, a violent mob of Swedish Muslims launched bottles and stones at a pro-Israel demonstration attended by a small number of Jews in the central square of Malmö. Media reports have documented widespread harassment of Jews and Jewish children have routinely been called “dirty Jews.”

Reepalu, a Social Democrat, blamed the city’s Jews for holding the pro-Israel demonstration, saying they refused to “distance” themselves from Israel’s Operation Cast Lead.

“The community chose to hold a pro-Israel demonstration” and that “may convey the wrong message,” said Reepalu.

He also termed Israel’s right to self-determination as a form of extremism by equating Zionism with anti-Semitism. “We accept neither Zionism nor anti-Semitism.

They are extremes that place themselves above other groups they think are less important,” said Reepalu.

Malmö attracted criticism during last year’s Davis Cup tennis match against Israel. The city authorities decided to segregate Israeli players from the competition because of a mass demonstration of roughly 6,000 leftwing and Muslim protesters against Israel. Amir Haddad and Andy Ram, Israel’s top tennis players, had to compete against their Swedish opponents in an empty stadium. Commentators said the authorities capitulated to anti-Israeli mob violence rather than defend the right of bias-free sport events.

It is unclear how long the travel advisory will apply to Sweden.

The Wiesenthal Center reviews its travel advisory every three months.

Many of Malmö’s Jews have fled the city because of the ubiquitous anti-Semitism. In 2009, there was a 50% increase of anti-Semitic attacks when compared to 2008. Approximately 20% of Malmö’s 290,000 residents are Muslims, most of whom are Swedish Arabs.

The Jewish community registered under 700 Jews earlier this year but the number has steadily decreased due to anti-Jewish hostility and a local government, which, according to critics, foments modern anti-Semitism.

Dr. Samuels, from the Wiesenthal Center, said “ It is unacceptable in a democracy committed to protecting its citizens, that the Swedish Jewish community is forced to pay for necessary upgraded security measures to safeguard their lives and property.”

Rabbi Schneur Kesselson, Chabad’s emissary to Malmö, told The Jerusalem Post on Wednesday that he had been harassed dozens of times by locals since he moved there six years ago.

“The vast majority of the attacks have been verbal, usually carried out by people from the Middle Eastern background,” the Chabad rabbi said. “They say not nice things. Usually in Swedish, in English it would be translated as bad Jews. Not anything I’d like to repeat.”

Kesselson recalled one occasion which could have caused him serious injury when he had to dodge a vehicle driven by an individual he said would have run him over. At the same time, the rabbi urged moderation in how the Jewish community should respond to such events.

“I think when we in the Jewish community exaggerate it doesn’t play in our favor,” he said. “If a travel advisory says it’s dangerous for a Jew to travel to Malmö, then it’s an exaggeration.

But if it’s saying hate crime could happen here then it could, and that’s a sad reality.”

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Going way beyond Gregory III, and without any kind of gun to his head, the execrable pro-Hitler hyperdhimmi Metropolite of Piraeus Seraphim echoes the most bizarre claims of Islamic antisemitic conspiracy paranoia.

"Leading priest blames Jews for Greece's problems," from the JTA, December 22:
ATHENS, Greece -- A high-level priest on the morning show of the largest television station in Greece blamed world Jewry for Greece's financial problems on Tuesday.

The Metropolite of Piraeus Seraphim also blamed world Jewry for other ills in the country during his appearance on Mega TV.

Mixing Freemasons with Jewish bankers such as Baron Rothschild and world Zionism, the Metropolite said that there is a conspiracy to enslave Greece and Christian Orthodoxy. He also accused international Zionism of trying to destroy the family unit by promoting one-parent families and same-sex marriages.

Thirteen minutes into the program the Greek host asked the Metropolite, "Why do you disagree with Hitler's policies? If they are doing all this, wasn't he right in burning them?"

The Metropolite answered, "Adolf Hitler was an instrument of world Zionism and was financed from the renowned Rothschild family with the sole purpose of convincing the Jews to leave the shores of Europe and go to Israel to establish the new Empire."

Jews such as "Rockefeller, Rothschild and Soros control the international banking system that controls globalization," the Metropolite also said....
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Important new JCPA study on anti-Israel UK groups


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Mapping the Organizational Sources of the Global Delegitimization Campaign against Israel in the UK is a new study by Ehud Rosen and released by JCPA. It shows in great detail the major groups in Great Britain that are aiming at delegitimizing Israel and who is behind them.


The paper discusses how these often marginal groups make themselves appear to be mainstream. For example:
The best way for small and rather marginal groups, such as those mostly engaged with Israel’s delegitimization campaign, to gain exposure is through the media. Britain today is a major capital for world media, and serves as the base for the BBC, the largest global media network, for important economic papers such as the Financial Times, and for the popular Guardian’s website’s open platform “Comment is Free” (CiF). This is in addition to being the capital for international Arab media outside the Middle East. In the last few years, other leading Islamist outlets were also established in the country, such as the Al Jazeera English channel, the aforementioned Al Hiwar TV channel, the Iranian English channel Press TV, and more. Leading Brotherhood figures make use of all these channels, have written articles on CiF for a long time, and are regularly interviewed by different outlets of the Arab and Islamist media. The far left, on the other hand, is represented in main papers such as The Guardian and The Independent, and sometimes in other papers and channels such as the BBC that are not automatically identified as leftist or liberal.

Activists from both groups appear and engage in debates, usually describing themselves as human rights, welfare, or community representative bodies. Thus, marginal groups such as the Muslim Public Affairs Committee (MPAC UK), featured in the 2007 report of the All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry into Antisemitism, are frequently invited to attend BBC discussions on relevant issues, as organizations aiming to “empower” Muslims in the country. The BBC also uses Abdel Bari ‘Atwan (see “The academy”) as commentator on Middle Eastern issues. However, as far as anti-Israeli and other joint “red-green” activities that might be perceived as controversial are concerned, usually the Islamists give interviews to the Arab and Islamist media while the far-left activists turn to Western outlets.

In addition, activists from both sides widely use new-media outlets, opening notice boards, Facebook, and Twitter pages, and often also give interviews to news websites.
The paper also touches upon Israel's failures at addressing these threats:
Notwithstanding the delegitimizing tendencies that have developed against Israel, it does not appear that Israel itself has formulated a coherent strategy to tackle these tendencies. There is insufficient understanding of the British and European civil society structures, and hardly any official use of new-media outlets. Instead Israel seems to stick to military measurements such as threat assessments and the like. The best case study for this claim is Israel’s treatment of the May 2010 Freedom Flotilla. Despite the fact that the main organizers of the flotilla openly spoke about their intentions, no official Israeli bodies have either exposed them or dealt with the identities of the organizers, and their affiliation with the far left and the Muslim Brotherhood. As uncovered by Israeli sources, media outlets that accompanied the flotilla did not include any major, “mainstream” agencies.

It was only Israel’s military action that brought worldwide interest in the flotilla, and even then the flotilla participants were mainly described as “peace” or “humanitarian” activists. A simple search, for example, would have found that the Free Gaza Movement (affiliated with the International Solidarity Movement, ISM) has received a large donation of 300,000 Euros from the Perdana for Peace Global Movement, established by the anti-Semitic/anti-American, former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad.

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