How Anti-Semitism Infiltrates the Left

Review of David Hirsh, Contemporary Left Antisemitism (Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2017) The United Kingdom’s Labour party and its trade unions, like the University College Union (UCU), consider themselves progressive and “antiracist” spaces. As such, these arenas pride themselves more »

Whitewashed: Anti-Semitism in the U.K. Labour Party

The film, Whitewashed: Anti-Semitism in the Labour Party, can be found online at J-TV, a YouTube channel dedicated to global Jewish interests and issues. A short documentary, it is a partner film to a book of the same title and more »

ISGAP Announces New Lineup of Lectures on Anti-Semitism

Our friends at the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy have just announced this impressive lineup of upcoming events.  ISGAP, as our readers may recall, is headed by LDB Academic Advisor Charles A. Small, who founded and more »

Blaming the Victim for Anti-Semitism

  LDB Board Member Richard Cravatts (Simmons/SPME)  has co-authored this important op ed about the abuse which has lately been heaped upon two of the most outspoken critics of campus anti-Semitism. The piece features LDB Academic Advisor Tammi Rossman Benjamin  and more »

David Hirsh on the English Academic Anti-Semitism Case, Fraser vs. UCU

David Hirsh, the English sociologist, has just circulated a “preliminary response” to the UK Employment Tribunal’s controversial decision in the academic anti-Semitism case, Fraser vs. UCU.  Hirsh’s piece was initially posted to the Engage website, an important English online journal more »