Category: Highlights

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

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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 […]

Read Coverage of ISGAP’s “Follow the Money” Report Featured in The Times of Israel

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In “Those in Glass Houses…The Hypocrisy of Foreign Funding at American Universities”, writer Richard Robertson highlights ISGAP’s seven-year research project, “Follow the Money: Undocumented Foreign Funding of American Universities”, which details how U.S. universities failed to declare billions of dollars in foreign funding from 1986 to 2018. Click here to read the article.

Watch Professor Robert Rabil as part of the Antisemitism in the Arab World in Comparative Perspective Seminar Series

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“Comparative Perspective of Antisemitism in Islamism and White Nationalism” Antisemitism in the Arab World in Comparative Perspective Prof. Robert Rabil, Director, Graduate Studies, Florida Atlantic University Convener: Dr. Ramy Aziz, Research Fellow, ISGAP Date: Monday, November 30, 2020 Dr. Robert G. Rabil is a professor of political science at Florida Atlantic University. He is the author […]

Read Dr. Small’s Feature in Newsweek, “Unreported Foreign Donations to Universities Foment Antisemitism”

https://isgap.org/post/2020/11/read-dr-smalls-feature-on-newsweek-unreported-foreign-donations-to-universities-foment-anti-semitism/

Confirming revelations featured in ISGAP’s seven-year research project, “Follow the Money”, Dr. Small details how billions of dollars went unreported from 1986 to 2018. Middle Eastern countries dispatched this funding to  American universities to propagate antisemitism, and this research details ways through which they have regrettably succeeded.  Click here to read the article.

Watch Dr. Small at the Department of Education in Washington DC

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Confirming revelations featured in ISGAP’s seven-year research “Follow the Money” – U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos unveiled a report detailing the massive failure of many colleges and universities to disclose more than $6.5 billion in funding and resources from foreign sources including China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar. Dr. Charles […]

Watch Dr. Small and Dr. Joel Finkelstein, State Department Conference on Digital Antisemitism

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Dr. Charles Asher Small and Dr. Joel Finkelstein discussed intriguing new techniques for measuring the extent of online antisemitism and identifying dangerous trends. Click here to watch the video. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo hosted and delivered opening remarks during the first-ever U.S. Government conference focused on combatting online anti-Semitism.  Organized by the Office of […]

Are you a researcher, funder, teacher, student or interested scholar? Help ISGAP by completing a short survey.

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An independent publishing consultancy has been commissioned to find out the best ways for research organizations like ISGAP to publish and communicate our work – from conferences, seminars, speeches in the form of both books and journals. We are very keen to canvass a wide range of views from researchers, funders, teachers, students and interested […]

ISGAP RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM 2021 – NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS 

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ISGAP is pleased to announce that we are currently accepting applications for our Research Fellowship Programme, in critical contemporary antisemitism studies. Scholars, senior or junior, with a research interest in the interdisciplinary study of contemporary antisemitism, and related fields of racism, gender, nationalism, xenophobia, extremism, and extremist social movements, as well as social and cultural […]

YouTube Removes the Nation of Islam

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ISGAP applauds YouTube’s decision to remove the Nation of Islam’s (NOI) YouTube channel from its platform. YouTube cited its policies against hate speech in explaining this landmark decision. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center and the American Defamation League, the Nation of Islam and Louis Farrakhan in particular, are among the most active and […]

VOLUME II Examining Undocumented Foreign Funding of American Universities: Implications for Education and Rising Antisemitism

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Volume II Examining Undocumented Foreign Funding of American Universities: Implications for Education and Rising Antisemitism September 2020 ISBN 978-0-9827894-6-9 INTRODUCTION In July 2019 at the Department of Justice (DOJ) in Washington, DC, the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) presented a summary of the findings of a research project started in […]