Tag: europe

Dr. Shimon Samuels, Director for International Relations at the Simon Wiesenthal Center at ISGAP


Dr. Shimon Samuel’s talk, “Antisemitic-Terrorism and ID Theft: A Two Pronged Zero-Sum Assault”, part of the ISGAP Seminar Series: Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective will air tonight, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 8PM EST on JBS & JBSTV.org.  The event took place at the ISGAP Center on Monday, October 27, 2014.   Click here to view the video.

2014-2015 Newsletter Volume 6 No. 3


The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy
Volume 6 No. 3
22 August 2014
Cartoon courtesy of Legal Insurrection, as seen on Forbes.com

Is Journalism Dead?


AUGUST 7, 2014 – I have been a journalist for a quarter of a century. I have covered terrorism both in Israel and internationally. I reported on the war in the Balkans, on upheavals in Russia since the fall of the Communism, on peace negotiations between Israel, the Palestinians and the Syrians. I have covered the […]

Professor Giuseppe Cecere – “What Happened to Mr. Cohen? The Case of Egypt Between Fundamentalist Media and Islamic Traditions”


Title: “What Happened to Mr. Cohen? The Case of Egypt Between Fundamentalist Media and Islamic Traditions” Speaker: Professor Giuseppe Cecere, Research Associate, IFAO- Institut Francais d’Archeologie du Caire Eastern Section d’Eudes Coptes, Arabes et Islamiques; Professor of Arabic Studies and History of Islamic Countries, University of Florence Date: May 22, 2014 Location: Sapienza University of […]

Dr. Günther Jikeli – “European Muslim Antisemitism”


Title: “European Muslim Antisemitism” Speaker: Dr. Gunther Jikeli, Justin M. Druck Family Visiting Scholar, Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Fellow, Moses Mendelssohn Center for European-Jewish Studies Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Location: Theatre Room, Harvard Faculty Club, as part of the ISGAP seminar series “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective”

On cockroaches, apes and genocide


April 19, 2014- Atrocities committed by the Nazis against the Jewish People during the Holocaust, aided and abetted by the international community’s indifference, led to the greatest systematic murder of a people, and the unabashed antisemitism led to the ultimate destruction of much of Europe itself. The moral and political failure of the international community […]

Benjamin Weinthal – “How Bad is Modern European Antisemitism? Making Sense of Contemporary European Antisemitism in post-Holocaust Europe.”


Title: “How Bad is Modern European Antisemitism? Making Sense of Contemporary European Antisemitism in post-Holocaust Europe.” Speaker: Benjamin Weinthal, Jerusalem Post Correspondent for European affairs; Berlin-based Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Location: ISGAP Center, 165 East 56th St, New York, NY 10022

ISGAP Opens in Rome – Sapienza Unviersity


It is with great pleasure that we announce the establishment of academic cooperation between ISGAP and Sapienza University of Rome, the largest university in Europe, and one of the most prestigious. On 25 November 2013, at Sapienza Aula Magna, the launch of ISGAP at Sapienza took place marking the first academic programme of ISGAP Italia […]

In Europe, a Growing Case for Banning Hezbollah


There’s new evidence that the group’s jihadist and political branches are intertwined. BERLIN — In the wake of several recent high-profile cases incriminating Hezbollah in Europe, there are growing cracks in the European Union’s policy on the Lebanese terror group. Two of the EU’s leading voices, France and Germany, according to several recent reports, are […]