Tag: Contemporary Antisemitism

The Terror Attack in the Tel Aviv Sarona Market

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By now there is wide coverage in various media outlets of the terror attack in Tel Aviv close to IDF Headquarters.  The Atlanta Journal & Constitution – which did not report on the shooting – reported today on a few reactive measures enacted by Israel. The confusion of the first moments was understandable and initially […]

Erdogan, the AKP and Antisemitism

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Turkey’s 15-20,000 Jewish community is on high alert. Just a few months ago Sky News broke a story that Islamic State, otherwise known as ISIS or ISIL, was planning attacks specifically against Turkey’s Jews. Inevitably, security was heightened, schools were closed and community events were postponed. The alert points to the precarious situation of Turkey’s […]

Antisemitism and anti-Zionism: Same Idea, New Cloak

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Comparing antisemitism and Anti-Zionism and showing that the latter is the modern form of the former may be easy if we simply use the US state department 2010 definition of antisemitism that states that “Antisemitism is a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed as hatred toward Jews. Rhetorical and physical manifestations of antisemitism […]

Colombia Unbecoming: Hate Week Comes to Latin America

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What is known in English as Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) has made it to Colombia in the form of the Semana contra el Apartheid Israelí. The “week” consisted of a 4 hour session on April, Friday 22, at a public university in Bogotá, featuring Palestinian, South African, Brazilian and Colombian speakers, and a 4 hour […]

“The Politics of Memory in Contemporary Ukraine and Antisemitism”

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Apr. 21, “The Politics of Memory in Contemporary Ukraine and Antisemitism” Professor Yaroslav Hrytsak Ukrainian Catholic University at Lviv, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, and Central European University in Budapest Location: NaUKMA Museum Time: 7:00 P.M.

Taras Voznyak, “Overcoming Antisemitism: A Practical Experience. The Case of the Ї Independent Journal”

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Mar. 24, 2016 “Overcoming Antisemitism: A Practical Experience. The Case of the Ї Independent Journal” Taras Voznyak, Ukrainian culture expert and political scientist, founder and editor-in-chief of the independent cultural journal Ї, executive director of the Ukrainian Center of the International PEN Club Location: Center for Jewish Studies, Seminar Room Time: 6:00 P.M.  

Vyacheslav Likhachev, “Manifestations of Antisemitism in Ukraine – Dynamics and Context”

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JAN. 21 “MANIFESTATIONS OF ANTISEMITISM IN UKRAINE: DYNAMICS AND CONTEXT” Vyacheslav Likhachev, Israeli political scientist and researcher Location: Center for Jewish Studies, Seminar Room Time: 6:00 P.M.

Israel, Jews and the Left

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       According to a recent New York Times article “protesting Israel has become practically an elective for liberal college students furious about the growth of Israeli settlements in the West Bank, and the ranks of left-wing Jewish groups advocating boycott of Israeli products have swelled.” [1]/        The transformation of the […]

Executive Director of ISGAP Conducts Q&A with The Jewish Week

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Dr. Charles Asher Small addressed the dangerous rise of antisemitism in Europe during his interview with The Jewish Week. Click here to read the article.

Eran Lerman, ” Three Totalitarian Temptations Nazism Communism and Islamism as Anchors in the Israel Palestine Conflict”

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Col. (res.) Dr. Eran Lerman Researcher at Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies and former Deputy for Foreign Policy and International Affairs at the National Security Council in the Israeli Prime Minster’s Office Location: Leacock Building, Room 738 Time: 6:00 P.M. Convener: Michelle Whiteman, Director, ISGAP Canada