Tag: Definition of Antisemitism

Antisemitism at My Door? How I Talked About Hate Crimes with My Children


Antisemitism and hate crimes in general are on the rise in the United States. According to the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), 2019 witnessed more than 2,100 anti-Jewish acts, including assaults, vandalism, and harassment, marking an increase of 12 percent over the previous year. This is the highest level of antisemitic incidents since ADL began tracking them four decades […]

All You Need to Know About Zionism


The single most significant and positive event in recent Jewish history, rivaling the Exodus from Israel, and the long-ago kingdom of the Jews, was the creation of the state of Israel.  The miracle which has followed its creation has been its survival. The very existence of a Jewish state, topped with the fact that it […]

Opening Session: 2020 ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute


Aug. 9, Opening Session, 2020 ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, Oxford “Creating Critical Contemporary Antisemitism Studies: Breaking a Taboo”  Rabbi Akiva Zweig, Dean (Rosh Yeshiva), Talmudic College of Florida “The Loneliness Pandemic and the Human Capacity for Cruelty and Empathy”   Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; 2020 Genesis Prize […]

The 3Ds and the IHRA Definition: Tools to Combat Antisemitism


June 1, “The 3Ds and the IHRA Definition: Tools to Combat Antisemitism” Natan Sharansky, Chair of ISGAP Seminar Chair Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford Zoom Webinar Date: Monday, June 1, 2020 Time: 8:00 AM Los Angeles Time, 11:00 AM New York Time, 4:00 PM London Time, 6:00 […]

Noah Shufutinsky Interview – Oxford 2019


Noah Shufutinsky, The George Washington University 2019 ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute Elie Wiesel – Martin Luther King Jr. Scholar St. John’s College Oxford University July 7-19, 2019

Antisemitism and anti-Zionism: Same Idea, New Cloak


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 […]