School and education

Fire branding debated

lifted from Vårt Land Understandable if fire-branding is connected to anti-Semitism Boy with Israeli father was burnt with red hot coin at school barbecue. Martin Eikelandmartin.eikeland@vl.no A 16-year-old boy who participated in a school barbecue was left burns after a…

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…

Anti-Semitism in Norwegian schools

An interview with Chava Savosnick, Rolf Golombek and Ervin Kohn after the release of the Jewish community’s own survey on Jewish Life in Norway: – Most incidents of anti-Semitism occur in connection with teaching. But they also appear in the…