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Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld is the emeritus chairman of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs think tank. The author was given the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Journal for the Study of Antisemitism, and the International Leadership Award by the Simon Wiesenthal Center. He has published more than 20 books. His latest book is “The War of a Million Cuts: The Struggle against the Delegitimization of Israel and the Jews, and the Growth of New Anti-Semitism.”

ARTICLES BY: Manfred Gerstenfeld

July 17, 2019 7:28 am

BBC Clearly Exposes Antisemitism in the UK Labour Party

The BBC Panorama documentary on antisemitism within the British Labour Party -- broadcast on July 10 -- had a number of important merits. It exposed...

July 4, 2019 8:48 am

Decoding the Berlin Jewish Museum Scandal

The staff of the Jewish Museum in Berlin has a substantial record of provocations toward mainstream Jewry. In 2012, the German taxpayer-funded museum hosted a...

June 26, 2019 7:12 am

The Evergreen Antisemitism of Malaysia’s Prime Minister

Earlier this year, the student union at Cambridge University hosted Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. If there was a list of the world’s top antisemites,...

June 14, 2019 11:38 am

Did Dutch Jews Really Go Like Lambs to the Slaughter?

Retired General Toine Beukering is a freshman Dutch nationalist senator. He represents the right-wing "Forum for Democracy," a new party that has become the biggest...

June 4, 2019 8:29 am

Sweden Is a Perplexing Location for an International Antisemitism Conference

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has announced that his country will host an international antisemitism conference to commemorate the Holocaust. This gathering of heads of...

May 28, 2019 6:53 am

What the Kippa Controversy Says About Europe and Its Jewish Population

Yet another public taboo about antisemitism in Germany has been broken. The country's antisemitism commissioner, Felix Klein, recently said: “I cannot advise Jews to wear...

May 22, 2019 6:41 am

Antisemitism in the Western World and the UK Labour Party

Antisemitism is rising in many places in the Western world. But for the purpose of efficiently studying antisemitism and the fight against it in a...

May 15, 2019 7:21 am

Antisemitic Cartoons in Newspapers Are Hardly New

Foreign media outlets that frequently incite against Israel are much more likely than others to slip into antisemitism. The recent cartoon of Israeli Prime Minister...

May 10, 2019 7:18 am

The Cleverest Kind of Lie: Accusing Israel of Future Crimes

One tool of verbal demonization that is extremely difficult for Israel to combat is accusations of crimes it supposedly will commit in the future. These...

May 7, 2019 4:42 am

Antisemitism Is Alive — and Thriving — in Modern-Day Germany

The German national antisemitism commissioner, Felix Klein, published an article on May 3, titled, “There is a threat of unrestrained Jew-hatred in Germany.” He started...

April 16, 2019 11:06 am

European Hypocrites on US Peace Plan for Israel

Donald Trump’s Mideast peace plan has yet to be published, but that hasn’t stopped 37 former Europeans politicians and officials from publishing a joint letter...

April 10, 2019 9:47 am

Official German Report Acknowledges Islamist Antisemitism in the Country

In a major break with the past, the German agency for domestic security -- Bundesamt fuer Verfassungsschutz -- has published a 40-page report whose title...

March 28, 2019 10:33 am

New Study Claims That the UK Labour Party Is Institutionally Antisemitic

British scholar Alan Johnson has published a 135-page report that concludes that the UK Labour Party is institutionally antisemitic. Its title indicates this: Institutionally Antisemitic:...

March 22, 2019 9:36 am

The Multiple Faces of Whitewashing Antisemitism

Major cases of antisemitism are usually accompanied by a variety of whitewashing statements. Yet this whitewashing is rarely looked at as a widespread and multi-faceted...


New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

Middle East

Syrian Airstrike on Village Market Kills at Least 12: Rescuers

At least 12 people were killed and scores wounded on Tuesday in aerial strikes believed to have been carried out by the Syrian air force on a popular market in...

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