Tag: Ukraine Crisis

Statement by ISGAP Chair Natan Sharansky on Russian forces bombing Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Site


STATEMENT BY ISGAP CHAIR NATAN SHARANSKY ON RUSSIAN FORCES BOMBING OF BABYN YAR HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL SITE   BYHMC Advisory Board Chair Natan Sharansky: “Putin’s decision to distort and manipulate the Holocaust to justify an illegal invasion of a sovereign democratic country is utterly abhorrent. It is symbolic that he starts attacking Kyiv by bombing the […]

Israel, American Weakness and the Russian Invasion of Ukraine


22 Mar., “Israel, American Weakness and the Russian Invasion of Ukraine” Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; Chair, International Supervisory Board, Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center, Kyiv, Ukraine Convener: Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Director, ISGAP-Woolf Institute Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies, Cambridge, United Kingdom Date: Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Time: 2:30 PM […]

Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews: Antisemitism, Propaganda, and the Displacement of Ukrainian Jewry by Sam Sokol (2019)


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 […]

ISGAP launches new book on Russia’s weaponization of antisemitism


The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy was proud to host the launch of journalist and ISGAP Research Fellow Sam Sokol’s new book Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews on Thursday afternoon. Published by ISGAP and drawn from Sokol’s reporting from Ukraine, the book chronicles the collapse of Jewish life in the […]

Sam Sokol i24 News interview on “Putin’s Hybrid War and The Jews: Antisemitism, Propaganda and the Displacement of Ukrainian Jewry”


Watch the i24 News interview with ISGAP Research Fellow, Sam Sokol, Author of “Putin’s Hybrid War and The Jews: Antisemitism, Propaganda and the Displacement of Ukrainian Jewry” – Published by ISGAP Join our book launch at the ISGAP Center at 12pm on Thursday, June 13! Learn more about the event at this link: https://isgap.org/event/2019/05/putins-hybrid-war-and-the-jews-antisemitism-propaganda-and-the-displacement-of-ukrainian-jewry/

ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute 2018, Day Eight, Dr. Vladimir Khanin, “The ‘Instrumental Antisemitism’ in the Official Propaganda, Public Opinion and Social Media: The Case of Russia and Ukraine”


Dr. Vladimir Khanin, Department of Political Science, Ariel University and Bar-Ilan University “The ‘Instrumental Antisemitism’ in the Official Propaganda, Public Opinion and Social Media: The Case of Russia and Ukraine” ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute 2018 St. John’s College, Oxford University, United Kingdom Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Butchering History but Not the Jews, the Case of Post-Revolutionary Ukraine


“Glory to the nation! Death to the enemies!” This chant was heard across Kiev’s central Maidan Square in late 2013 as thousands of Ukrainians massed in protest against the corruption and brutality Viktor Yanukovych, their pro-Russian President. It was a chilling slogan, bearing harsh connotations for those who understood its identification with the Ukrainian nationalist […]

Samuel Sokol, “The Forgotten Jews of Ukraine: Why the Jewish World Is Not Rallying to Assist the Displaced”


Seminar Series: Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective Samuel Sokol Jewish World/Diaspora Correspondent at the Jerusalem Post Monday, March 2, 2015, 5:30PM ISGAP Center, 3rd Floor