Tag: Former Soviet Union

Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People

https://isgap.org/event/2021/02/never-alone-prison-politics-and-my-people-2/

2 Mar., Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People   Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP Professor Gil Troy, Distinguished Scholar in North American History, McGill University   Oxford University Chabad Society and The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy invites you to the Perl Grunzweig Memorial Lecture.   Date: Tuesday, March 2, 2021  […]

Read ISGAP’s Chair and Human Rights Activist, Natan Sharansky op-ed in The Washington Post: The Sakharov Centenary arrives with an Urgently Needed Message About Freedom

https://isgap.org/post/2021/01/read-isgaps-chair-and-human-rights-activist-natan-sharansky-op-ed-on-the-washington-postthe-sakharov-centenary-arrives-with-an-urgently-needed-message-about-freedom/

19 May 2021 – The Washington Post Natan Sharansky, Chair of ISGAP, former political prisoner, and human rights activist, discusses Andrei Sakharov’s seminal essay challenging totalitarianism. Sharansky reflects upon his own life and the challenges to freedom in modern democracies. To read the full story, click here.

Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People

https://isgap.org/media/2020/09/never-alone-prison-politics-and-my-people/

September 24, “Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People” Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; 2020 Genesis Prize Laureate Professor Gil Troy, Professor of History, McGill University Chair Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford Zoom Webinar Date: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Time: 8:00 AM Los Angeles Time – 11:00 AM New […]

Never Alone – Prison, Politics and My People

https://isgap.org/event/2020/09/never-alone-prison-politics-and-my-people/

September 24, “Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People” Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; 2020 Genesis Prize Laureate Professor Gil Troy, Professor of History, McGill University Chair Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford Zoom Webinar Date: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Time: 8:00 AM Los Angeles Time – 11:00 AM […]

Natan Sharansky on Fighting the Coronavirus

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Natan Sharansky on Fighting the Coronavirus Mr. Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP 23 March 2020 This video was produced by the Jewish Agency of Israel.

Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews: Antisemitism, Propaganda, and the Displacement of Ukrainian Jewry by Sam Sokol

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Drawn from journalist Sam Sokol’s experiences covering the Ukraine Crisis, Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews chronicles the collapse of Jewish life in the regions of eastern Ukraine occupied by Russian-backed separatist militias in 2014 and the subsequent refugee crisis that saw more than 32,000 Ukrainians flee to Israel. Based on extensive interviews and told […]

Natan Sharansky, Antisemitism on the Left and Right – How to Recognize It and Fight It

https://isgap.org/media/2019/09/natan-sharansky-antisemitism-on-the-left-and-right-how-to-recognize-it-and-fight-it/

Natan Sharansky, “Antisemitism on the Left and Right – How to Recognize It and Fight It” Human Rights Activist, Former Chairman of the Jewish Agency, Former Cabinet Minister of the Government of Israel Chair, ISGAP ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute 2019 St. John’s College Oxford University July 18, 2019

Dr. Vladimir (Ze’ev) Khanin, “Antisemitism and ‘Philosemitism’ at War: Jewish Issues in the Interstate and Intrastate Conflicts at the post-Soviet Space.”

https://isgap.org/media/2017/10/dr-vladimir-zeev-khanin-antisemitism-and-philosemitism-at-war-jewish-issues-in-the-interstate-and-intrastate-conflicts-at-the-post-soviet-space/

“Antisemitism and ‘Philosemitism’ at War: Jewish Issues in the Interstate and Intrastate Conflicts at the post-Soviet Space.” Dr. Vladimir (Ze’ev) Khanin, Department of Political Science at Ariel and Bar-Ilan Universities ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute 2017 St. John’s College, Oxford University, United Kingdom Tuesday, July 25, 2017

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

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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 […]