Fighting Anti-Israelism and Anti-Semitism on the American University Campus: Faculty Grassroots Efforts. Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Dr. Edward S. Beck.

Many new mutations of American anti-Semitism, and in particular its anti-Israeli forms, originate on the University campus. Much pro-Israel advocacy is carried out by new grassroots faculty groups such as Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME). SPME’s preferred … [Read More]

Muslim Intimidation in French Schools not only Threatens Jews. Manfred Gerstenfeld on: Les territoires perdus de la République: Antisémitisme, racisme et sexisme en milieu scolaire by Emmanuel Brenner

This book’s title translates as “The Lost Territories of the (French) Republic.” It refers to the breakdown of law and order in various domains of French society. This manifests itself, for instance, in the fear of the police to enter certain … [Read More]

Manfred Gerstenfeld on: The American Legal System and Holocaust Restitution – Holocaust Justice: The Battle for Restitution in America’s Courts, by Michael J. Bazyler

Michael Bazyler notes that according to historians, the Germans stole assets valued at $230-$320 million in today’s monies from the Jews in Europe. The renewed Holocaust restitution process since the end of the twentieth century has drawn major political and … [Read More]