Category: News

Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, Professor Rosa Freedman, Dr. Charles Asher Small Appointed Co-Directors of the ISGAP-Oxford Civil Servants Programme; Upcoming December 2021

https://isgap.org/post/2021/08/dr-ahmed-shaheed-professor-rosa-freedman-dr-charles-asher-small-appointed-co-directors-of-the-isgap-oxford-civil-servants-programme-upcoming-december-2021/

Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, Professor Rosa Freedman and Dr. Charles Asher Small will co-direct and serve as keynote speakers at the upcoming ISGAP-Oxford High-Level Online Workshop for Government Civil Servants and Policy Experts on Understanding and Combatting Antisemitism in December 2021. Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief; Senior Lecturer, School […]

Read ISGAP’s Executive Director, Dr. Charles Asher Small, and Benjamin Weinthal, Foundation for Defense of Democracy, Discuss Iranian Regime’s Antisemitism and What Germany Should Do in Israel Hayom

https://isgap.org/post/2021/07/germany-needs-to-confront-iranian-regimes-antisemitism/

In an op-ed piece with Israel Hayom, Benjamin Weinthal, Research Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracy, and Dr. Charles Asher Small, Founder and Executive Director, ISGAP, and St. Antony’s College, Oxford, make the case that Berlin should take the lead in issuing economic sanctions and a cessation of diplomatic relations with Iran until the country recognizes […]

Read ISGAP’s Chair and Human Rights Activist, Natan Sharansky, discuss COVID-19, Antisemitism and more in Israel Hayom

https://isgap.org/post/2021/01/read-isgaps-chair-and-human-rights-activist-natan-sharansky-discuss-covid-19-antisemitism-and-more-in-israel-hayom/

Natan Sharansky, Chair of ISGAP, former political prisoner, and human rights activist, sat down with Israel Hayom to discuss the number of ways in which the coronavirus pandemic has affected the Jewish community, the political climate in Israel, and much more.   To read the full story, click here.

Digital Research Center

https://isgap.org/post/2020/12/introducing-the-isgap-digital-research-center/

The ISGAP Digital Research Center holds online courses, seminars and symposiums. It also includes ISGAP’s network of research scholars, faculty and students. Visit our new website and attend top lectures from the ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute, and explore our expanding library of digital courses, including a special course based on the best lectures from our International ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute, […]

ISGAP welcomes decision against Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) in the Fordham University case

https://isgap.org/post/2020/12/isgap-confronts-bigotry-the-sjp-and-the-ideology-of-the-muslim-brotherhood-at-u-s-universities/

ISGAP is at the forefront of fighting antisemitism within academia. ISGAP confronts bigotry, the SJP and the ideology of the Muslim Brotherhood, at U.S. universities.         New York, December 23, 2020 — The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) welcomed the decision by a New York appellate court on December 22 […]

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 […]

Read Coverage of ISGAP’s “Higher Education and Contemporary Antisemitism: Soft Power and Foreign Influence” Report Featured in The Times of Israel

https://isgap.org/post/2020/12/read-coverage-of-isgaps-follow-the-money-report-featured-in-the-times-of-israel/

In “Those in Glass Houses…The Hypocrisy of Foreign Funding at American Universities”, writer Richard Robertson highlights ISGAP’s seven-year research project, “Higher Education and Contemporary Antisemitism: Soft Power and Foreign Influence”, 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.

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, “Higher Education and Contemporary Antisemitism: Soft Power and Foreign Influence”, 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 […]

YouTube Removes the Nation of Islam

https://isgap.org/post/2020/10/a-dangerous-beat-louis-farrakhan-hip-hop-and-hate/

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 […]

Never Alone – Prison, Politics and My People

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Now available on Amazon – Click here!   Watch a special event with Natan Sharansky and Professor Gil Troy, which took place on 24 September 2020! Never Alone: Prison, Politics and my People In 1977, after serving as a spokesperson for democracy and the movement for free emigration in the Soviet Union, Natan Sharansky was […]