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New ISGAP Publication – Poisoning the Wells: Antisemitism in Contemporary America


In twenty-first century America, antisemitism is on the rise, especially on the extreme left, the radical right, and within political Islamism. Expressions of this oldest hatred are also increasingly prevalent in popular culture, where they are spread–wittingly or unwittingly–by politicians, entertainers and celebrities, the media, social justice activists, and religious leaders, as well as in […]

New ISGAP Publication – Antisemitism and Pedagogy: Papers from the ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute for Curriculum Development in Critical Antisemitism Studies


Founded in 2004, the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) is the first interdisciplinary research center dedicated to the study of antisemitism to be established in North America. Its mission is to explore antisemitism from a wide range of approaches and perspectives within an academic framework, including the study of such […]

Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, Professor Rosa Freedman, Dr. Charles Asher Small Appointed Co-Directors of the ISGAP-Oxford Civil Servants Programme; Upcoming December 2021


Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, Professor Rosa Freedman and Dr. Charles Asher Small will co-direct and serve as keynote speakers at the upcoming ISGAP-Oxford High-Level Online Workshop for Government Civil Servants and Policy Experts on Understanding and Combatting Antisemitism in December 2021. Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief; Senior Lecturer, School […]

Antisemitism and Societal Fragmentation: How can we Talk About Israel, Jews and Race? – Watch The Seminar


1 June, “Antisemitism and Societal Fragmentation: How can we Talk About Israel, Jews and Race?” Open Discussion with: Dr. Joel Finklestein, Director, Network Contagion Research Institute; Visiting Scholar, Madison Program for Ideas and Institutions, Princeton University Dr. Pamela Paresky, Senior Scholar, Network Contagion Research Institute; Visiting Senior Research Associate, Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge […]

Upcoming Book – Poisoning the Wells: Antisemitism in Contemporary America


The United States was once the Golden Land where Jews could escape centuries of persecution. However, recent events suggest not only that this dream has not been realized but that general socioeconomic, political, and cultural trends are moving in the opposite direction. ISGAP’s forthcoming publication, Poisoning the Wells: Antisemitism in Contemporary America, provides a detailed analysis of contemporary antisemitism, […]

Day One Highlights: 2021 ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute


ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute for Curriculum Development in Critical Antisemitism Studies Day One Highlights Date: Sunday, August 1, 2021 Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; 2020 Genesis Prize Laureate; Former Chairman of the Jewish Agency, Jerusalem Israel Joan O’Callaghan, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada “Getting the Message Out: The Basic Principles of […]

Antisemitism in Europe


Aug. 17, “Antisemitism in Europe” Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; St. Antony’s College, Oxford Anita Haviv-Horiner, Educational Consultant and Author Isabel Sawkins, Research Fellow, Henry Jackson Society Organized by the Henry Jackson Society Date: Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM EST | 3:00 PM BST | 4:00 PM CET | 5:00 PM […]

Read ISGAP’s Executive Director, Dr. Charles Asher Small, and Benjamin Weinthal, Foundation for Defense of Democracy, Discuss Iranian Regime’s Antisemitism and What Germany Should Do in Israel Hayom


In an op-ed piece with Israel Hayom, Benjamin Weinthal, Research Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracy, and Dr. Charles Asher Small, Founder and Executive Director, ISGAP, and St. Antony’s College, Oxford, make the case that Berlin should take the lead in issuing economic sanctions and a cessation of diplomatic relations with Iran until the country recognizes […]

7th Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism


July 14, “The Role of Radical Islam in Spreadnig Antisemitism – A New Type of Terror?” Moderator: Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom Speakers: Dr. Lorenzo Vidino, Director of the Program on Extremism, George Washington University Dr. Shimon Samuels, Wiesenthal Centre Director for International Relations The […]