Category: Highlights

ISGAP Newsletter – September 2023

“As Rosh Hashanah approaches, we at ISGAP look back on a year of important accomplishments, while preparing to meet the challenges of the new year. At this critical juncture, with antisemitism exploding across North America and Europe, we want to express our gratitude for your steadfast support throughout the past year. Your commitment is pivotal […]

David Harris Joins ISGAP as Vice Chair

“David Harris, my comrade in arms for the last 40 years in many battles of the Jewish People, is joining our organization, which will undoubtedly be strengthened by his unique experience and knowledge.” — Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP “ISGAP is honoured that David Harris is joining our team. Given David’s decades of experience as a leader […]

ISGAP at the Vatican

Last week, ISGAP, led by Charles Asher Small and Robert Hassan (ISGAP Europe Director) brought a delegation to the Vatican to meet Pope Francis and attend a Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Ethics. The ISGAP delegation included Harley Lippman, past ISGAP President and Dr. Miriam Wagner, the Director of the Woolf Institute Cambridge that houses the ISGAP Fellowship Training […]

B.G. (Res.) Sima Vaknin-Gill Joins ISGAP as Vice President of Strategy and Development

Brig. Gen. (Res.) Sima Vaknin Gill is a former intelligence officer in the Israeli air force, served as the Chief Censor of the State of Israel and is a former Director General of the Ministry of Strategic Affairs and Public Diplomacy. Sima is an Expert in intelligence work, data and research-based action and campaigns, the […]

Dr. Charles Asher Small and Benjamin Weinthal Expose McGill University’s Deep Ties with Iran’s Murderous Regime

Read the full article by Dr. Charles Asher Small and Benjamin Weinthal on the National Post by clicking here. While some academic institutions, such as the University of Freiburg in Germany, have pulled the plug on their affiliation with Iranian universities that urge the destruction of Israel, McGill University in Montreal continues to mainstream lethal antisemitism through its […]

ISGAP-Woolf Institute Lecture Series: Creating a Conceptual Framework for the Critical Study of Contemporary Antisemitism

As part of ISGAP’s landmark Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies, Discrimination and Human Rights at the Woolf Institute, ISGAP is pleased to announce the ISGAP-Woolf Institute Series titled “Creating a Conceptual Framework for the Critical Study of Contemporary Antisemitism.” Unlike the scholarship on issues and processes pertaining to race, racism and gendered identities, much […]

Watch ISGAP Director Discuss University Antisemitism at Oxbridge

Watch Dr. Charles Asher Small, Founder and Executive Director, ISGAP; Director, ISGAP-Woolf Institute Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies, Cambridge, U.K. at the ISGAP-Woolf Institute Conference: Global Antisemitism, A Crisis of Modernity Revisited.

ISGAP Newsletter – April 2023

To read the complete newsletter click here Passover embodies the Jewish People’s struggle for freedom and redemption, with the Haggadah and the seder highlighting the crucial role of education. The story of Exodus provides an important example of the Jewish People persevering to escape slavery and obtain freedom. It is a powerful legacy for the […]

Call for Applications for the Annual ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute for Curriculum Development in Critical Contemporary Antisemitism Studies

The Annual ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute for Curriculum Development in Critical Contemporary Antisemitism Studies, Pembroke College, Oxford, to take place from Sunday, 6 to 18 August 2023, is seeking Scholars-in-Residence for an intensive two-week workshop-based curriculum development programme in interdisciplinary critical contemporary antisemitism studies. The programme is dedicated to the development of critical antisemitism studies as […]

Dr. Charles Asher Small Discusses the Importance of the IHRA definition for the Jerusalem Post

ISGAP is amongst the 180 organisations who have signed the #adoptihra petition for Twitter to adopt the Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism. In an interview for the Jerusalem Post, ISGAP Founder and Executive Director Dr. Charles Asher Small discusses the importance of the letter: “The IHRA definition was one of the first definitions that […]