Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld

Eye on anti-Semitism: Norway

Two new substantial unrelated anti-Semitic votes took place recently and the third largest national daily Dagbladet once again published an anti-Semitic cartoon., 5/27/2017, 11:34 PM

Rotterdam or Hamasdam?

Rotterdam held a conference organized by a Hamas front organization in which awards were given to those who aid the terrorist group and the maps eliminated Israel. So much for Hamas rapprochement., 5/8/2017, 12:14 PM

Another year of Holocaust abuse

Comparing anything and everything to the Holocaust has become the norm, trivializing it with false moral comparisons. , 4/26/2017, 8:52 PM

UK campus anti-Semitism and the state of free speech

A talk with Lesley Klaff, Senior Lecturer in Law at Sheffield Hallam University and a member of UK Lawyers for Israel, an NGO that provides pro bono legal advice and representation to victims of anti-Semitism. , 4/19/2017, 5:00 PM

Rotterdam goes Hamas: The Palestinian Return Centre

The PRC is a terrorist organization. Why is Rotterdam hosting their conference?, 4/6/2017, 11:53 PM

The UK’s ambivalent attitude toward Muslim terror

While France denies Muslim terror, the UK looks the other way., 3/30/2017, 9:55 PM

What if the US had a French president?

How would a French president react to the recent spate of anti-Semitic incidents in the US?, 3/28/2017, 6:49 AM

The Dutch Elections, Israel and the Jews

Expert: The consequences for Dutch Jews after the elections may be more tension, with the anti-Israel DENK and D66 parties in parliament and the VNI out. , 3/21/2017, 3:46 PM

Exposé: In Shoah, Dutch notaries enabled criminal anti-Jewish measures

They wanted to make money and they wanted to be part of the new world order. No ideology, just greed and ambition. The Dutch Red Cross historian tells the story., 3/19/2017, 8:12 AM

There are more anti-Semites in the US than Jews in the world

All was far from fine before the current spate of anti-Semitic attacks., 3/5/2017, 11:42 PM

Recycling the blood libel

Christians introduced the blood libel to the Islamic world, where it is alive and well. Prof. (emeritus) Raphael Israeli tells the story., 3/2/2017, 11:54 PM

The March 15 Dutch elections, Israel and the Jews

The “multiculturalism” ideology has gone largely wrong and the elections will probably reflect that., 2/22/2017, 11:59 PM

European socialist hate mongers on Israel

The list is long and a paean to intellectual dishonesty, but the worst part is that some of these haters are Jews., 2/15/2017, 1:34 PM

Before and after "Charlotte"

An interview with Dutch film director Frans Weisz., 2/11/2017, 11:28 PM

Trump tackles three real problems

All of them have impact on Jews and Israel., 2/2/2017, 10:11 AM

Hotbeds of anti-Semitism in British academia

A former Manchester Jewish Society president described the Student Union meeting saying that he witnessed “masses of Jewish students plead for positive dialogue on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict…I watched them beg for their safety on campus…”, 1/23/2017, 4:02 PM

Corbyn, the Labour Party and elsewhere in the UK

The same anti-Semitism or worse permeates the Labour Party and is evident elsewhere in the UK., 1/17/2017, 8:22 AM

A close look at Yitzchak Rabin's policies

A review of the important book by Rabin's political advisor, not yet available in translation., 1/2/2017, 6:11 PM

The third letter Netanyahu should write to the EU

This is what Netanyahu has not yet written to Jean Claude Juncker, EU Commission Head: Instead of planning bogus Peace Conferences on the Middle East, perhaps Europe should tend its own flocks., 12/29/2016, 10:21 PM

Are Dutch Jews canaries in the coal mine?

Anti-Semitism in the Netherlands is virulent, but the Dutch are still in denial., 12/21/2016, 5:00 PM

DENK: A new Muslim anti-Israel Party in the Netherlands

This is the direction Europe is taking., 12/9/2016, 1:08 PM

Jeremiah Wright: Revisiting Obama’s anti-Semitic pastor

Obama did not find it difficult to whitewash his attendance at Wright's church, just the way he whitewashed other uncomfortable issues., 12/8/2016, 12:48 AM

Jews can be anti-Semites too!

Gilad Atzmon, the paradigm of a Jewish anti-Semite, is not alone., 11/28/2016, 9:26 AM

The Second Letter Netanyahu did NOT write to Jean-Claude Juncker

The EU reminds one of Byzantine where, while Islam was conquering the Christian territories, the Byzantine leaders were obsessed with worries about the Jews., 11/24/2016, 5:01 AM

Obama's distorted rhetoric

Systematic and purposeful omissions characterized Obama's speeches throughout his presidency., 11/16/2016, 9:21 PM

Norway, a country which turned bad

An interview with Finn Jarle Sale, Norwegian magazine editor, revealing Norway's attitude to the Jews., 11/13/2016, 7:19 PM

Anti-Semitism: British Labour Party takes three new hits

Anti-Semitic slurs are rife and there seems to be no will to fight them., 11/2/2016, 11:38 PM

The Wilders Process and the incompetent Dutch Justice System

Wilders allegedly caused an anti-Muslim ethnically racist opinion to be expressed by a crowd and as a result, is subject to a court proceeding. There are fitting precedents for the punishment he deserves., 10/30/2016, 3:41 PM

The Dutch must open their eyes to Israel's reality

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Joram Van Klaveren, head of the Voor Nederland party on migrants, Israel, BDS, multiculturalism and anti-Semitism., 10/29/2016, 7:43 AM

Anti-Semitism is still alive and well in the British Labour Party

Corbyn, reelected by a large majority, shows little inclination to combat anti-Semitism in the party - and it is growing., 10/25/2016, 9:58 AM

Refocusing the battle against BDS

BDS activities which exclusively focus on Israel are in and of themselves anti-Semitic. , 10/20/2016, 6:50 AM

Dutch Muslims curse Peres and what they really mean

The problems caused by and the hatred emanating out of parts of Western Muslim communities go far beyond the fanatics. , 10/9/2016, 7:55 AM

Remembering Shimon Peres

He was a man of vision and blindness, who once said, egregiously: “There are two things that cannot be made without closing your eyes — love and peace.", 10/1/2016, 9:58 PM

The letter Netanyahu did not write to the EU Commission President

A new letter in the series that should be written, but are not: The Letter Netanyahu did NOT write to Jean-Claude Juncker., 9/26/2016, 12:20 PM

A definition of anti-Israeli anti-Semitism

We are in a new world and a special definition for anti-Israeli anti-Semitism is required, as contrasted with anti-Jew anti-Semitism., 9/20/2016, 8:47 AM

The letter Netanyahu didn’t write to Dutch Prime Minister Rutte

Prime Minister Netanyahu's visit to the Netherlands was a pleasant one, but much was left unsaid., 9/13/2016, 10:44 PM

George Galloway's anti-Semitic slurs

Using clear methodology, anti-Semitism can be shown without ambiguity., 9/8/2016, 10:23 AM

The van der Horst affair

In 2006, a Dutch university censored its own academic's lecture on Muslim anti-Semitism. Academic freedom? More like hyposcrisy., 8/22/2016, 10:44 AM

The letter to President Hollande that Netanyahu did NOT write

What would have happened had Netanyahu said what he really thinks..., 8/16/2016, 8:13 AM

More explosions surround the Chakrabarti Labour anti-Semitism report

Anti-Semitism is defined by the perpetrator, not the victim.The Labour party has yet to treat its problem seriously., 8/10/2016, 3:24 PM

Meet Lady Jenny Tonge, a leading UK anti-Semitic inciter

She is a marginal figure in Parliament, but her utterances about Jews and Israel put her outside the pale., 8/5/2016, 5:49 AM

Historical revisionism meets anti-Semitism in Croatia

An interview with Tomislav Jakic, journalist former foreign policy advisor to then Croatian President Mesic., 7/26/2016, 11:46 AM

The highly unprofessional inquiry into UK Labour anti-Semitism

Corbyn knew what he was doing when he appointed Shami Chakrabarti to investigate charges of Labour Party anti-Semitism. , 7/15/2016, 2:28 PM

European populism is here to stay

Germany as a prime example of the rise of populism in Europe, a phenomenon with which Israel must deal wisely, differentiating between parties and not rejecting them out of hand., 7/11/2016, 6:11 AM

The Dutch apologize to Javans and Bosnians, but not to Dutch Jews

With each apology and admission of guilt, the refusal to do the same about the heartless attitude to Dutch Jews during the Holocaust becomes more poignant., 7/7/2016, 6:44 AM

Elie Wiesel: In memoriam

A tribute to a great man and an analysis of his influence., 7/4/2016, 1:48 PM

How the Dutch government subsidizes BDS supporters - heavily

Here is how the Dutch government, despite its official claims to the contrary, de facto financially strengthens and legitimizes BDS promoters., 6/28/2016, 10:09 AM

Brexit and the Jews

The EU is no friend of Israel, but it keeps the Labour Party in line., 6/14/2016, 12:58 AM

Open letter to Ms. Shami Chakrabarti

The information here is meant to be of help to the Labour Party head as she begins an inquiry on her party's anti-Semitism., 6/8/2016, 1:51 PM

The huge importance of the recent IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

In the fight against anti-Semitism an adequate definition of the characteristics of this hate mongering is crucial. , 6/7/2016, 6:41 AM

An interim assessment of Labour's anti-Semtism

Sixth in a series of articles on different aspects of anti-Semitism as seen in the British Labour Party, written by a world renowned expert on the subject. , 6/2/2016, 6:07 PM

Critics and Minimizers: The debate over Labour Party anti-Semitism

Is the Labour Party serious about fighting its internal anti-Semitism or will we see a whitewashing of the issue? Part V in a definitive analysis by a foremost expert on anti-Semitism., 5/31/2016, 8:33 AM

Reactions to anti-Semitism in the British Labour Party

The anti-Semitism problem is not limited to a few individuals. in the Labour Party. Fourth in a series on different aspects of anti-Semitism in the party as an indication of what is rampant in Social Democratic parties., 5/29/2016, 7:44 AM

Jeremy Corbyn is a legitimizer of anti-Semites

It is the climate created by his arrival at the head of Labour that has encouraged anti-Semitic members to voice a cacophony of hate slurs. Below is the source for that assertion. Article 3 of a study of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party., 5/25/2016, 2:46 PM

Non-Muslim anti-Semitic inciters in the British Labour Party

This is the second in a six part study of the Labour Party as a case study of anti-Semitism among European social democrats, by a world renowned expert on anti-Semitism. The first article dealt with Muslim anti-Semites in the party., 5/23/2016, 7:05 AM

Hollande's presidency: France, Israel and the Jews

Interview with Freddy Eytan, expert of France's Middle East policy, distinguished diplomat and author: "France is almost obsessive about an international conference on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.", 5/19/2016, 10:54 AM

"Anti-racists" and feminists demonize only Israel

Interview with Phyllis Chesler about those who demonize Israel. "Most Western thinkers do not know that Islam has a long history of slavery, anti-black racism, religious apartheid, gender apartheid, colonialism, and conversion via the sword. ", 5/14/2016, 10:28 PM