Tag: holocaust

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

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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

Rwandan Genocide Scholars Urge Jews to Recognize Iran Threat as Similar to Nazi Regime (INTERVIEW)

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April 1, 2014- Rwandan genocide scholars are urging Jews to recognize the threat posed by the Iranian regime to Israel as being as dangerous as the Nazis were to Jews in the Holocaust, based on how the Tutsis were vilified then massacred in Rwanda, according to scholar Dr. Charles Asher Small. The revelation comes on […]

Gregory Gordon – “The Forgotten Nuremberg Hate Speech Case: Otto Dietrich and the Future of Persecution Law”

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Title: “The Forgotten Nuremberg Hate Speech Case: Otto Dietrich and the Future of Persecution Law” Speaker: Gregory Gordon, Associate Professor of Law at the University of North Dakota and Director of the UND Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies Date: April 10, 2013 Location: Harvard Law School, as part of the “Antisemitism in Comparative […]

Netanyahu at Shoah ceremony: ‘We won’t leave our fate in the hands of others’

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Also speaking at official Yad Vashem remembrance, Peres calls on world to take seriously modern-day threats of mass destruction Israel will defend itself with its own forces and prevent a Holocaust from ever happening again, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at a ceremony marking Holocaust Remembrance Day Sunday night, echoing a familiar refrain that the […]

Universal lessons of the Holocaust

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When writing on the Holocaust, I am reminded of the early teachings of my parents – the profundity and pain of which I realized only years later – that there are things in Jewish history – in human history – too terrible to be believed, but not too terrible to have happened. Indeed, the Holocaust […]

Aleksandra Gliszczynska-Grabias – “Memory Laws or Memory Loss? Limiting Freedom of Speech in Search of Europe’s Historical Identity”

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Title: Memory Laws or Memory Loss? Limiting Freedom of Speech in Search of Europe’s Historical Identity Speaker: Aleksandra Gliszczynska-Grabias, Researcher, PoznaY Human Rights Centre, Institute of Legal Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences; Vice President, “Open Republic” Association against Antisemitism and Xenophobia Date: February 27, 2013 Location: Harvard Law School, as part of the “Antisemitism in […]

Charles Asher Small – Reflections on Incitement to Genocide

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Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy Director Charles Small discusses current issues of anti-Semitism. Date: January 18, 2013

Dovid Katz – “Holocaust Obfuscation: The 21st Century Version of Denial”

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Speaker: Dovid Katz Title: Holocaust Obfuscation: The 21st Century Version of Denial Location: Fordham University Dovid Katz, cultural historian, renowned Yiddishist and scholar of Lithuanian Jewry and editor of DefendingHistory.com, speaks about the problematic situation of Lithuanian and European Holocaust history revisionism and the role played by antisemitism. Date: December 13, 2012

Thomas Hochmann – “Holocaust Denial and Freedom of Speech after United States v. Alvarez”

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Lecture: Holocaust Denial and Freedom of Speech after United States v. Alvarez Speaker: Thomas Hochmann, Associate Professor of Public Law at University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne and Associate Member of the Perelman Centre for Legal Philosophy (Brussels) Date: October 31,2012 Location: Harvard Law School

Moishe Postone – “The Structuring Opposition of Capitalist Modernity; Notes on History, Antisemitism, and the Holocaust”

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Title: The Structuring Opposition of Capitalist Modernity; Notes on History, Antisemitism, and the Holocaust Speaker: Professor Moishe Postone, History, University of Chicago Date: Thursday, March 3, 2011 Location: The Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut