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Ribbon-cutting ceremony held as StandWithUs opens expanded center in Jerusalem on May 22
May 23, 2022
New Education Center on King David Street contains a state-of the art auditorium, TV studio and new Visitor’s Experience—poised to host tens of thousands of visitors, students and tourists each year.
StandWithUs commends Nebraska for adopting the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism
May 10, 2022
Governor Pete Ricketts also proclaimed May to be Jewish American Heritage Month.
StandWithUs commends West Virginia treasurer for prohibiting state investments in Unilever until Ben & Jerry’s Israel boycott is ended
April 28, 2022
StandWithUs CEO Roz Rothstein says, “Thirty-five states have anti-boycott legislation to protect their economies from boycotting a valued trading partner and their citizens from engaging in de facto discrimination. Consequently, we are witnessing states divesting from Unilever and now investigating whether Unilever’s failure to override Ben & Jerry’s boycott directly implicates the company as an active participant in the boycott.”
StandWithUs commends Arizona for landmark anti-Semitism legislation
April 20, 2022
CEO of StandWithUs Roz Rothstein says, “Historically, anti-Semitism has been so deadly due to its evolving nature, making it difficult to identify and address. Arizona's legislation is a first step in the right direction given that the IHRA definition addresses contemporary anti-Semitism and provides examples of such behavior.”
StandWithUs commends Tennessee for landmark anti-Semitism legislation
April 15, 2022
At a time when anti-Semitism festers throughout the country and world, measures like these remain necessary to help guide authorities in better being able to classify, address, and prevent anti-Semitic hate crimes.
StandWithUs urges UN secretary-general to condemn UNHRC’s discrimination against Israel
April 1, 2022
The StandWithUs letter was also forwarded to the head of the Commission of Inquiry on Israel, Navi Pillay, who has falsely accused Israel of apartheid and is expected to do so in the COI’s eventual report.
StandWithUs campaign urges Congressional Review of Any Iran Nuclear Deal
March 31, 2022
"Many Democrats and Republicans are deeply concerned that the deal may fuel more terrorism and conflict across the Middle East, enable Iran's development of missiles that can carry nuclear weapons, and allow Iran to keep dangerous nuclear capabilities. Congress must be able to review these and other concerns in depth,"
StandWithUs Australia set to launch in Spring 2022
March 10, 2022
"In the 20 years since its inception, StandWithUs has become a truly global movement and we understand the power in being a worldwide network, while at the same time, ensuring our output is nuanced for local audiences. We are excited to be investing in this new operation in Australia," said CEO and co-founder of StandWithUs, Roz Rothstein.
StandWithUs condemns dangerous request for identification of university staff connected to Jewish and/or Israeli organizations in the Netherlands
February 14, 2022
At a time when education about the atrocities of the Holocaust, including the events leading up to it, is sorely lacking, this kind of request is a stark reminder of how the darkest events and consequences of history can be repeated if future generations ignore them.
StandWithUs sharply condemns Amnesty International’s latest report demonizing Israel
February 1, 2022
"With this report, Amnesty International has lowered its mask, no longer putting up any pretense of being unbiased," said Roz Rothstein, CEO of StandWithUs.
StandWithUs Strongly Condemns Antisemitic Comments by 2 CAIR Leaders at AMP Conference
December 10, 2021
StandWithUs Statement: The Hamas–Israel Conflict, Disinformation, and Antisemitism
May 25, 2021
StandWithUs-IAC Letter to Pomona College President Concerning Legal Implications of Illegal Boycott
May 12, 2021
Roz Rothstein and Hussein Aboubakr
March 8, 2021
Building hope, one person at a time
Efforts to combat hate should begin with corrective action, seeking not to punish but to heal—to connect and open new doors.
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