Tag: Political Left

Woke Up: Cancel Culture Is A Form of Antisemitism


In the past couple of weeks, the cancel culture war took a darker turn. Several children’s books from Dr. Seuss and the authors of Curious George are the latest in a sophisticated version of 21st-century book burning. These authors have been determined to be racist within the context of cancel culture. However, the latest victims […]

Dr. David Hirsh and Haras Rafiq: 2020 ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute


Professor David Hirsh, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London “Is there a Relationship between Antisemitism and Contemporary Populism?” Populism is a way of thinking which constructs a liberal, metropolitan, globalist elite and finds it responsible for everything bad that happens in the world. This elite is often conceived of as educated and wedded […]

Sebastian Voigt, Ulrike Becker, Bjoern Milbradt & Karin Stoegner – “Understanding the Impact of German Antisemitism and Nazism”


YIISA/IASA Inaugural “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference Panel: “Understanding the Impact of German Antisemitism and Nazism” Speakers: Sebastian Voigt, Simon-Dubnow-Institut fur Judische Geschichte und Kultur, Leipzig, Germany (Institute for Jewish Studies) – “Leftist Antisemitic Anti-Zionism: The German Leftist Party as an Example of a European Trend within the Leftist Movement?” Ulrike Becker, University […]

David Hirsh – “Antisemitism and the Left”


Lecture: Antisemitism and the Left Speaker: Dr. David Hirsh, Goldsmiths College, University of London Date: November 10, 2005 Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective Seminar Series