Tag: Eastern Europe

Fighting for Jewish Restitution While Combating Antisemitism

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We need to fight for the restitution of Jewish property as if there is no antisemitism and combat antisemitism as if there is no fight for Jewish restitution. Some say that fighting for the restitution of Jewish property, estimated at tens of billions of dollars, will contribute to the rise of antisemitism. However, according to […]

Dr. Dovid Katz, “Academic Revisionism and the Holocaust”

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Dr. Dovid Katz – Professor (adjunct), Philosophy and Communications Program, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University “Academic Revisionism and the Holocaust” ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute St. John’s College, Oxford University, United Kingdom Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Was It Possible to be a ‘Bystander’ to the Holocaust in Eastern Europe? Part II

https://isgap.org/media/2017/05/was-it-possible-to-be-a-bystander-to-the-holocaust-in-eastern-europe-part-ii/

Apr. 3, “Was it Possible to be a ‘Bystander’ to the Holocaust in Eastern Europe?” Part II Professor Jan Grabowski Professor of History of the Holocaust, University of Ottawa; Co-founder of the Polish Centre for Holocaust Research, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Co-sponsor: Canadian Institute for Jewish Research Location: Canadian Institute for Jewish […]

Was It Possible to be a ‘Bystander’ to the Holocaust in Eastern Europe? Part I

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Apr. 3, “Was it Possible to be a ‘Bystander’ to the Holocaust in Eastern Europe?” Part I Professor Jan Grabowski Professor of History of the Holocaust, University of Ottawa; Co-founder of the Polish Centre for Holocaust Research, Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Co-sponsor: Canadian Institute for Jewish Research Location: Canadian Institute for […]

Dr. Charles Asher Small represents ISGAP at Moscow International Conference on Combating Antisemitism

https://isgap.org/post/2017/03/dr-charles-asher-small-represents-isgap-at-moscow-international-conference-on-combating-antisemitism/

Dr. Small met with leaders in Moscow to discuss levels of antisemitism in the Russian Federation on November 2, 2016. One of the first international conferences on antisemitism to ever occur in Russia, the event was sponsored by the Russian Jewish Congress and World Jewish Congress.   Top leaders at the Moscow International Conference included […]

Antisemitism in the 21st Century Shtetl

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Click here to read full article in pdf format. The words “antisemitism in the shtetl” might evoke recollections of Fiddler on the Roof, a touch of family lore “from the old country” way back when, or for those familiar with modern Yiddish literature, a scene from this or that writer. Baffling as it may sound, however, […]

Butchering History but Not the Jews, the Case of Post-Revolutionary Ukraine

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“Glory to the nation! Death to the enemies!” This chant was heard across Kiev’s central Maidan Square in late 2013 as thousands of Ukrainians massed in protest against the corruption and brutality Viktor Yanukovych, their pro-Russian President. It was a chilling slogan, bearing harsh connotations for those who understood its identification with the Ukrainian nationalist […]

Dovid Katz “The Special Case of Baltic-Ukrainian Holocaust Inversion”

https://isgap.org/media/2016/05/dovid-katz-the-special-case-of-baltic-ukrainian-holocaust-inversion/

APRIL 5, 2016 “THE SPECIAL CASE OF BALTIC-UKRAINIAN HOLOCAUST INVERSION” Dr. Dovid Katz, Author, Editor of DefendingHistory.com  Location: ISGAP Center, 3rd Floor Time: 6:00 PM

ANTISEMITISM IN POLAND

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If one compares the scale and manifestations of antisemitism in Poland today with the scale and manifestations of this phenomenon in France, Austria, the Netherlands or some Scandinavian countries, one could argue that Poland ought to be declared a kind of safe-haven for Jews in Europe. Alas, this is not the case since antisemitic posters […]

Jews in Post-Communist Russia: A State with Philosemitic Pretensions, a Society with Antisemitic Sentiments

https://isgap.org/flashpoint/jews-in-post-communist-russia-a-state-with-philosemitic-pretensions-a-society-with-antisemitic-sentiments/

What is the government policy today vis-a-vis the still quite substantial Jewish communities in two major post soviet republics, the Russian Federation and Ukraine? Did state antisemitism, once abolished, cause antisemitism to disappear or is there something in the Russian public and political culture which threatens to make antisemitism surface once again? In Poland or […]