TORONTO, Aug. 7 /CNW/ - Leo Adler, Director of National Affairs, Friends
of Simon Wiesenthal Center, will be in Vancouver, Friday, August 10, 2007 to
discuss the release of 'Digital Terrorism and Hate 2007,' a new CD-ROM
compilation of Internet terrorism and hate-related sites.
Following the News Conference, Mr. Adler will be available for one-on-one
In addition, the Center will recognize The Law Society of British
Columbia for their efforts in promoting the independence and strength of the
B.C. Bar in the ongoing battle against intolerance, discrimination, bias and
the rise of terrorism.
WHAT: Digital Terrorism and Hate 2007 is based on a review of over
7,000 problematic websites posted by terrorists and extremists,
designed to assist security and law-enforcement officers,
public officials, educators, parents and the news media
throughout North America and the European Union to better grasp
the scope of digital terror and hate.
Award to The Law Society of British Columbia
WHEN: Friday, August 10, 2007
WHERE: WEDGEWOOD Hotel
Eton/Cambridge Room - 2nd Floor
845 Hornby St.
CD-ROM copies will be available from Joanna Moore at The
Communications Group Inc.
ABOUT THE FRIENDS OF SIMON WIESENTHAL CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES
Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies is a Canadian
human rights organization dedicated to fostering tolerance and understanding
through community involvement, educational outreach and social action. With
over 25,000 members of all faiths around the world, it confronts important
contemporary issues including racism, anti-Semitism, terrorism and genocide.
Friends is affiliated with the world-wide, Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal
Center, an accredited Non-Government Organization with status at international
agencies, including the United Nations, UNESCO, OSCE and the Council of
Europe, with offices in New York, Miami, Paris, Jerusalem, Buenos Aires, and
Toronto. Simon Wiesenthal died in 2005 after devoting his life to preserving
the memories of Holocaust victims, while simultaneously seeking justice for
the war criminals. Visit: www.fswc.ca.
For further information:
For further information: David Eisenstadt, The Communications Group
Inc., 1-800-267-4476 x36, firstname.lastname@example.org; Brad Daisley, The Law Society
of British Columbia, (604) 443-5724, email@example.com