Tag: United States

How Jewish Voice for Peace Gives Cover to the Anti-Zionist Movement in the United States

https://isgap.org/event/2021/09/how-jewish-voice-for-peace-gives-cover-to-the-anti-zionist-movement-in-the-united-states/

1 Nov., “How Jewish Voice for Peace Gives Cover to the Anti-Zionist Movement in the United States” Professor Miriam Elman, Executive Director of The Academic Engagement Network and Political Science Professor, Syracuse University, Syracuse, United States Historical Tropes in Contemporary Antisemitism International Seminar Series Date: Monday, November 1, 2021  Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Time Click here to register […]

Tracing the Trope of Redemptive Antisemitism

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18 Oct., “Tracing the Trope of Redemptive Antisemitism” Professor David Patterson, Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, United States Historical Tropes in Contemporary Antisemitism International Seminar Series Date: Monday, October 18, 2021  Time: 11:00 AM Eastern Time Click here to register for this webinar Join ISGAP’s International Seminar Series titled, Historical Tropes in Contemporary […]

“If Israel is an Apartheid State, and American Jews are White Elitists, What Next? Globalization and the Structural Implications for Increasing Antisemitism”

https://isgap.org/media/2021/06/if-israel-is-an-apartheid-state-and-american-jews-are-white-elitists-what-next-globalization-and-the-structural-implications-for-increasing-antisemitism/

3 Jun., “If Israel is an Apartheid State, and American Jews are White Elitists, What Next? Globalization and the Structural Implications for Increasing Antisemitism” Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford Date: Thursday, June 3, 2021

ISGAP DRC Course on Making Sense of BDS, Benjamin Weinthal

https://isgap.org/post/2021/03/isgap-drc-course-on-making-sense-of-bds-benjamin-weinthal/

Course Instructor Benjamin Weinthal, Award-Winning European Affairs Correspondent, Jerusalem Post, and Research Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies, Making Sense of BDS on both sides of the Atlantic, will cover the rise of the anti-Israel boycott campaign among politicians, on college campuses, and within NGOs. An examination of BDS-animated antisemitism with respect to the support it receives […]

Martin Luther King Jr.: A Legacy Lost?

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            Each year, on the third Monday of January, Americans celebrate the life and the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.  It is a day of remembrance and observance, of zakhor and shamor, as it is written in the Hebrew Scriptures that he so frequently invoked.  These are very powerful words.  Zakhor is far more […]

Human Rights Activist, Former Political Prisoner and Chair of ISGAP, Natan Sharansky, Makes the Case for U.S. Support of Jimmy Lai and Hong Kong’s Democracy Advocates

https://isgap.org/post/2020/12/human-rights-activist-former-political-prisoner-and-chair-of-isgap-natan-sharansky-makes-the-case-for-u-s-support-of-jimmy-lai-and-hong-kongs-democracy-advocates/

In an opinion piece for The Washington Post titled, “Why Jimmy Lai and Hong Kong’s democracy advocates need Biden’s public support right now”, leading human rights activist and former political prisoner, Natan Sharansky reflects upon his own captivity and urges the incoming Joe Biden Administration and the United States Congress to take stronger action in […]

No Strings Attached: Tracing Foreign Influence in Higher Education

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Oct. 20, “No Strings Attached: Tracing Foreign Influence in Higher Education” U.S. Department of Education Panel Opening and closing keynotes from Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and Under Secretary of State Keith Krach. “Influence of Foreign Funding on Educational Institutions” Dr. Charles A. Small, Executive Director, Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy; […]

Anti-Israel Claims of Ethnic Cleansing Have No Place in a Student Paper – or Anywhere

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Last week Columbia University’s students passed a referendum that recommends that the university divests from all financial activities with Israel. According to the student group Columbia University Apartheid Divest (CUAD), this student led directive falls under the United Nations International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid. Jennifer Roskies, in this […]

Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People

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September 24, “Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People” Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; 2020 Genesis Prize Laureate Professor Gil Troy, Professor of History, McGill University Chair Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Research Scholar, St. Antony’s College, Oxford Zoom Webinar Date: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Time: 8:00 AM Los Angeles Time – 11:00 AM New […]

ISGAP Suspends All Operations for 48 Hours in Solidarity with the African American Community

https://isgap.org/post/2020/09/isgap-suspends-all-operations-for-48-hours-in-solidarity-with-the-african-american-community/

ISGAP Statement The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) is an international academic institute dedicated to scholarly research into the origins, processes, and manifestations of global antisemitism and of other forms of prejudice, including racism. Given recent manifestations of racism and police brutality, as well as growing antisemitism, racism and xenophobia […]