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Avi Benlolo is a Canadian human rights activist, and the former president and CEO of Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center.

ARTICLES BY: Avi Benlolo


January 26, 2021 4:50 am
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President Biden Takes Office Amid Rising Challenges

As Holocaust Remembrance Day approaches, it has new relevance for our times. In this day and age, when we witness a rising tide of neo-Nazi ideology...

November 17, 2020 4:51 am
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A New Spin on Why Bad Things Happen to Good People

I am about to embark on a road that billions of people before me have probably contemplated. I am neither a spiritual leader nor a...

October 30, 2020 10:08 am
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The UK Labour Party and Zero Tolerance for Antisemitism

Last week, at an international forum to combat antisemitism hosted by the US State Department, former Jewish UK Labour MP Luciana Berger said she was...

October 13, 2020 5:01 am
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Facebook Bans Holocaust Denial as It Gains Traction on Social Networking Platforms

Holocaust denial is growing at an accelerated rate. For anyone who hasn’t read through the outrageous beliefs of deniers, it is an eye-opening experience. Whereas...

September 22, 2020 5:29 am
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Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Jewish Icon

I would like to be remembered as someone who used whatever talent she had to do her work to the very best of her ability....

September 17, 2020 6:15 am
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The Holocaust Meets American Ignorance, Antisemitism, and ‘Alternative Facts’

As the memory of the Holocaust fades -- and after the world recently commemorated the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II --...

August 31, 2020 5:43 am
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The End of the UAE Boycott Is a Blow to BDS

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel suffered a major blow this weekend, when the UAE revoked its 1972 decree to boycott the...

Culture

‘Unorthodox’ Star Shira Haas Shares Throwback Purim Photo From Childhood

Israeli actress Shira Haas shared with her Instagram followers on Thursday a photo...

Genesis Prize Foundation to Honor Life and Legacy of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

JNS.org - The Genesis Prize Foundation announced plans to honor the late prominent...

Features

Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

World

The ‘Most Brutal Attacks’ on Jews in Europe Driven by Anti-Zion...

Animus toward Israel is increasingly responsible for attacks on Jews in Europe, said Algemeiner editor-in-chief Dovid Efune during an interview...

Israel

Report: Israel Tells US It Will Not Compromise on Iran’s Nuclear Prog...

Senior Israeli security officials have told their US counterparts that they will not compromise on their insistence that Iran be...

Middle East

Israel, Bahrain Leaders Discuss Iran, Possible Vaccine Plant

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Bahrain's Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa on Thursday discussed Iran and the possible involvement of the Gulf state in establishing a vaccine...

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