Tag: holocaust

Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Conference

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Keynote Address: “A Night At the Garden: Decoding Global Antisemitism” Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP Professor Margarete Feinstein, Senior Lecturer, Jewish Studies Program, Loyola Marymount University 25th Annual Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Conference Conference Director: Dr. Holli Levitsky, Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles The Betsy Hotel, 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, […]

Genocidal Antisemitism and the Crisis of Modernity

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  Genocidal Antisemitism and the Crisis of Modernity Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP Honorary Chair of 2018 Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide Co-Sponsored by ISGAP, Vanier College and the Holocaust and Genocide Prevention Foundation Vanier College Auditorium 865 Sainte Croix Ave., Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada 10:30 AM, Wednesday, April 11, 2018

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. Charles Asher Small interview on the Voyage of S.S. St. Louis and Canadian Antisemitism

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As part of the documentary film, “Turned Away”, Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP, spoke with Sammy Eppel on Canada’s handling of the voyage of the S.S. St. Louis through Canada’s waters. The oral history interview provides important historical context on the situation in Canada.   Sammy Eppel, Daniel Benaim, and Fernando Duprat donated […]

Holocaust Guilt Vs. Holocaust Shame: On Processing Remorse for the Shoah

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June 6, 2017, “Holocaust Guilt Vs. Holocaust Shame: On Processing Remorse for the Shoah” Dr. Richard Landes, Historian and Author Location: ISGAP Center, 7th Floor Time: 6:00 PM

Auschwitz Violins and the Jewish State

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The sound of the violin awakens the soul; its cry mirrors the suffering of the Jewish people, and yet it also gives us hope. Much like Hatikva, Israel’s National Anthem, its emotional qualities resonate throughout centuries of suffering that the Jewish neshama (soul) has endured, yearning to return home, to Israel and the hope of […]

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

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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 […]

Himmler’s Boost for al-Husaini

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A Re-Discovery of the SS-Leader’s Anti-Balfour Cable to the Grand Mufti In April the National Israeli Library blogged Himmler’s re-discovered telegram to the grand mufti of Jerusalem Amin al-Husaini. Contrary to the comment there that Nazi Germany did not declare its help for the Arab independence, I argue, it did. This cable further recognized the […]

Video – Dr. Charles Asher Small, ISGAP, Vanier College, “Genocidal Antisemitism and the Crisis of Modernity: The Contemporary Challenges to Human Rights and Democratic Principles”

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Click here to watch the keynote address. Mar. 30, “Genocidal Antisemitism and the Crisis of Modernity: The Contemporary Challenges to Human Rights and Democratic Principles” Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP Keynote Address – Vanier College 25th Annual Symposium on the Holocaust and Genocide, Justice and Accountability Location: Vanier College Auditorium, 821 Avenue Sainte-Croix Montreal, […]