Day: June 13, 2012

Advice to Minister of Education Halvorsen; get over you analysis paralysis and get busy on the ground

The story of how a Norwegian- Israeli teenager has suffered anti-Semitic harassment for several years, culminating in Monday’s fire branding event has now been made known to the wider world, thanks to bloggers, press releases and letters of concern by…

The Wiesenthal Center’s response to fire-branding take 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         June 13, 2012 WIESENTHAL CENTER PRESSES NORWEGIAN AUTHORITIES TO ACT FOLLOWING FIREBRANDING Of ISRAELI-NORWEGIAN TEEN The Simon Wiesenthal Center today demanded that Norwegian authorities take immediate action against the perpetrators following yesterday’s fire-branding of a teenage student…