Tag: Eastern Europe

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 […]

West is West, East is East: The Specific East European Incarnation of Antisemitism

https://isgap.org/flashpoint/west-is-west-east-is-east-the-specific-east-european-incarnation-of-antisemitism/

Note: This op-ed is a partial summary of Dr. Katz’s talk at ISGAP in New York City on 5 April 2016. A PDF of his power point presentation on the evening (©Dovid Katz) is available online. Antisemitism in Western Europe is nowadays overwhelmingly a product of the (far) left. Its practitioners are socially, educationally and demographically […]

Dovid Katz – “The Unique and ‘Successful’ Antisemitism in the East of the European Union”

https://isgap.org/media/2011/04/the-unique-and-successful-antisemitism-in-the-east-of-the-european-union/

Title: “The Unique and ‘Successful’ Antisemitism in the East of the European Union” Speaker: Professor Dovid Katz, Editor, DefendingHistory.com; Chief Analyst, Litvak Studies Institute (Vilnius) Date: Thursday, April 14, 2011 Location: The Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

Antony Polonsky – “Poles, Jews, and the Problems of Divided Memory” & Jan T. Gross – “Polish Anti-semitism after Auschwitz”

https://isgap.org/media/2007/01/poles-jews-and-the-problems-of-divided-memory-polish-anti-semitism-after-auschwitz/

Lectures: Professor Antony Polonsky Albert Abramson Chair of Holocaust Studies, Brandeis University, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum – “Poles, Jews, and the Problems of Divided Memory” Professor Jan T. Gross Professor of War and Society, Princeton University – “Polish Anti-semitism after Auschwitz” Date: January 25, 2007 YIISA/ISGAP Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective Seminar Series

Jonathan Brent – “The Uses of Antisemitism in Russia’s New/Old Cold War”

https://isgap.org/media/2006/10/the-uses-of-antisemitism-in-russias-new-old-cold-war/

Lecture: The Uses of Antisemitism in Russia’s New/Old Cold War Speaker: Jonathan Brent, Associate Director/Editorial Director, Yale University Press Date: October 19, 2006