Tag: Irwin Cotler

ISGAP’s Presentation at Israeli Knesset Featured in Haaretz


  Irwin Cotler: “World Is Witnessing New, Virulent and Even Lethal’ anti-Semitism” Knesset committee hosts international experts and activists for special session on anti-Semitism and delegitimization of Israel. Click here to read the article.

New Publication! The Yale Papers: Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective


The Yale Papers: Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective Between 2006 and 2011, the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) established and sponsored the Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA), the first academic research center dedicated to the study of antisemitism based at a North American university. During its mandate, […]

Executive Director, Dr. Charles Asher Small Speaks at Counter-Terrorism Conference


ISGAP’s Executive Director, Dr. Charles Asher Small spoke on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 in Herzliya, Israel at the International Institute for Counter Terrorism (ICT) 15th International Conference: World Summit on Counter-Terrorism at the Interdisciplinary Center. Fellow panelists included Co-Chair Mr. Dan Diker, Research Fellow, ICT, IDC Herzliya, Israel, Co-Chair Lt. Col. (Res.) Avital Leibovich, Director, […]

Hon. Irwin Cotler – “The Iranian Regime: Some Inconvenient Truths about Antisemitism and Human Rights”


Title: “The Iranian Regime: Some Inconvenient Truths about Antisemitism and Human Rights” Speaker: Hon. Irwin Cotler, Professor of Human Rights, McGill University (on leave); Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Canada Date: February 13, 2014 Location: University of Miami, as part of the ISGAP seminar series “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective”

Universal lessons of the Holocaust


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 […]

YIISA/IASA Conference Gala Dinner


YIISA/IASA “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference Gala Dinner: Keynote Addresses Speakers: David Messer, Chairman, YIISA Dr. Charles Small, Executive Director, YIISA: “Global Antisemitism and the Crisis of Modernity” Professor Irwin Cotler, McGill University: “Genocidal Antisemitism: Ahmadinejad’s Regime as a Case Study” Rabbi James Ponet, Director, Joseph Slifka Center for Jewish Life at Yale […]

Irwin Cotler – “Human Rights and the New Anti-Jewishness”


Lecture: Human Rights and the New Anti-Jewishness Speaker: Irwin Cotler, Member of Canadian Parliament, Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, Professor of Law (on leave), McGill University Date: October 12, 2006