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Presentation by Professor Robert S. Wistrich זיכרו לברכה at The 5th Global Forum for Combating Antisemtism ICC Jerusalem | May 12-14 May 2015


I'm grateful to Professor Alvin Rosenfeld for getting these links for us from the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Jerusalem and Diaspora Affairs

Professor Wistrich's presentation is in 2 parts:

Part 1: http://bcove.me/u3nnepqv (run time 11:47)

Part 2: http://bcove.me/wgscs4lv (run time 9:14)


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Anti-Semitism and Jewish destiny by Robert S. Wistrich זיכרו לברכה

Today’s anti-Semitism is a product of a new civic religion that could be termed "Palestinianism."

On Sunday, Robert S. Wistrich – the director of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem – emailed the following column to ‘Jerusalem Post’ Editor-in-Chief Steve Linde, asking that it be published in the coming week. Wistrich died suddenly on Tuesday. We dedicate his last column to perpetuating his memory. May his words live on.

Professor Robert Robert Wistrich זיכרו לברכה


The Vidal Sassoon Internationlal Center for the Study of Antisemitism has announced the sudden and unexpected loss of the center's Director Professor Robert Wistrich, May his memory be a blessing. 

The funeral will take place Thursday, May 21, 2015, 17:00 hours, Israel Summer Time, Beit Ha-hesped Kehilat Yerushalayim, Har Hamenuchot, Givaat Shaul.