Video of our webinar with Andrew Pessin discussing Betrayal On July 18, 2023, the Jewish Leadership Project did a webinar on our book Betrayal: The Failure of American Jewish Leadership. The moderator, Andrew Pessin, a philosophy professor who has heroically fought anti-Semitism on his own campus of Connecticut College, interviewed the book’s editors, Charles Jacobs and Avi […]
On June 12, the New York Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) held its annual gala, and honored Bill Thompson, chair of the board of CUNY, at whose law school graduation speaker an immigrant from Yemen delivered a viciously anti-Jewish commencement speech in May. The JCRC issued a typically weak and ineffective statement expressing disapproval of the commencement speech, but has never demanded […]
WATCH: Highlights from Jonathan Tobin’s interview with Charles Jacobs and Avi Goldwasser We want to share with you a 9-minute highlight video from our hour-long interview with Jonathan Tobin of JNS.
Today, Holocaust museums and school programs focus much of their time not on anti-Semitism — the actual reason six million Jews were murdered during the Second World War — but on what Whoopi Goldberg callously called “man’s inhumanity to man.” For example, the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles offers exhibits on the subjects of “homelessness, LGBTQ+ issues, bullying, […]