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Simon Wiesenthal Center

Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder and dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Founder Of LA’s Simon Wiesenthal Center Blasts UNESCO For Pulling Jewish Exhibit

The founder of Los Angeles’ Simon Wiesenthal Center lashed out at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization about the cancellation of a Paris exhibit that deals with the historical Jewish ties to the Middle East.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/20/2014

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Gov. Brown Joins Museum Of Tolerance At Grand Opening Of Anne Frank Exhibit

Gov. Jerry Brown Monday will join the Museum of Tolerance as it opens “Anne”, a new exhibit about Anne Frank.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/14/2013

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International Nazi Hunter Discusses Campaign To Find Surviving War Criminals

An international Nazi hunter who has dedicated his life to finding justice for the millions of Jews killed in the Holocaust was in Los Angeles Monday to discuss a newly launched campaign in Germany that will help locate war criminals.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2013

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UC Regents Confirm Muslim Student To Board Despite Jewish Groups’ Opposition

The University of California’s governing board confirmed its first Muslim student member Wednesday, despite some Jewish groups’ claims that she marginalized Jewish students and promoted an anti-Israel agenda.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/17/2013

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LA-Based Simon Wiesenthal Center Calls On Justice Department To Investigate Suspected Nazi War Criminal

A Jewish human rights organization in Los Angeles has called on the U.S. Justice Department to investigate a 94-year-old Minnesota man accused of previously being a top commander of a Nazi SS-led unit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2013

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Gabby Giffords Honored With Medal Of Valor In Beverly Hills

Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was among a group of heroes honored Wednesday evening at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Beverly Hills.

05/23/2012

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Katy Perry’s Pastor Father Apologizes For ‘Hurtful And Ugly’ Anti-Semitic Comment

A suburban Cleveland church where the father of pop star Katy Perry delivered a sermon that drew accusations of anti-Semitism has released an apology in which he says he regrets his “hurtful and ugly language.”

01/11/2012

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Hitler’s First Anti-Semitic Letter To Be Displayed In LA Museum

The founder of a Jewish human rights organization said Tuesday the group has acquired a document by Adolf Hitler believed to contain his first written comments calling Jews a threat that should be removed.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/07/2011

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