The Central Role of Esotericism in Antisemitism – A Case Study of Czech Republic and Slovakia

Speaker: Zbyněk Tarant, vice-chairman of the Department of Near-Eastern Studies, University of West Bohemia in Pilsen, Czech Republic. Chair: Kim Robin Stoller, Chair of the Board of Directors, IIBSA. When debating the issue of conspiracy theories and “fake-news”, we often tend to overlook the genuine quasi-religious nature of the conspiracist myths. In fact, most conspiracy […]

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Contemporary Antisemitism in the UK

Speaker: Philip Spencer, Emeritus Professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Kingston University and co-author with Robert Fine of Anti-Semitism and the Left: On the return of the Jewish Question, Manchester University Press, 2017. Chair: Kim Robin Stoller, Chair of the Board of Directors, IIBSA. It is well-known that antisemitism can take different forms at […]

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Konferenz: A Transatlantic Wave of Antisemitism? Jew-Hatred in Europe and the United States

Sunday, June 30, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m. Conference Venue: Indiana University Europe Gateway, Gneisenaustr. 27, 10961 Berlin Download Program (PDF) Jews in Europe and in the United States are experiencing levels of antisemitism not seen in decades. The hostility directed against them comes from several quarters, including white supremacists, Christian Identity Movement nationalists, anti-Zionist […]

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Diskussionsveranstaltung “Wie antisemitisch ist der deutsche Rap?”

Wie antisemitisch ist der deutsche Rap? Diese Frage diskutieren Marcus Staiger, Rap-Urgestein und Journalist, Ben Salomo, jüdischer Rapper und Gründer von „Rap am Mittwoch“, Viola Funk, Journalistin und Regisseurin der Dokumentation „Die dunkle Seite des deutschen Rap“ und Jakob Baier, Wissenschaftler und Forscher zu Antisemitismus im deutschen Rap. Die Moderation der Diskussion übernimmt David Häußer, […]

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