The ceremony of reading the names of the Jewish deportees of France, organized by Paris Shoah Memorial, took place on the 11th and 12th of April. It continued uninterrupted during 24 hours. Francis Kalifat, President of Crif, was present and took part in the reading.
In a special op-ed published simultaneously by Yedioth Ahronoth and some of the world’s leading newspapers (Le Figaro in France) ahead of Israel’s 70th Independence Day, President Reuven Rivlin says this important milestone isn’t just a significant event for the State of Israel but a celebration for the entire world.
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#CrifDinner - Speech of Crif President Francis Kalifat during the annual Crif Dinner in presence of French President Emmanuel Macron
Francis Kalifat: "Antisemitic hatred has a strange ability to reinvent itself in many forms, and we need a real definition that includes all of its current forms, including anti-Zionism."
[ CRIF ] #Antisemitisme - L'auteur d'Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, aux victimes de l'antisémitisme : "Vous n'êtes pas seuls"
"Le judaïsme est une religion et non une race" a-t-elle tweeté. Dans une série de tweets, l'écrivaine britannique à succès a exprimé sa solidarité avec les Juifs britanniques, rejetant les arguments des antisémites.