Resources

The articles, reports, e-books, documents and publications linked to in the resources section of the site enable an in-depth understanding of the issues related to antisemitism in the contemporary world. They address the nature and sources of antisemitism today and the key issues of contemporary relevance that arise from the long history of Jew-hatred through the ages. The links are divided between the fourteen categories below to help differentiate between some of the distinct manifestations and features of antisemitism.

Anti-Zionism and Antisemitism
This section explores the relationship between anti-Zionism and antisemitism. Links between aspects of the two, both in their ideological bases and practical effects, have been said to come together in the contemporary expression of a new antisemitism.
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Antisemitic Alliances
This section explores some of the alliances of disparate political ideologies from the left to the right of the political spectrum, and including Islamist movements that have been seen to come together in the expression of contemporary antisemitic discourse. Some of the articles display how apparently conflicting ideological and political movements have found common ground in shared enmities that have included hatred of America, anti-globalisation, anti-Zionism and antisemitism.
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Antisemitic Art
These links explore antisemitic art and caricatures throughout history. Continuities and similarities in the antisemitic allusions in different time periods are highlighted by visual comparisons and analytical discussions.
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Antisemitism in the Media
This section addresses the subject of antisemitic inferences in the media. Articles considering the situation in print and broadcast media in individual countries are proceeded by those on the dissemination of antisemitism on the internet.
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Arab and Islamist Antisemitism
These articles explore the ideological foundations, key influences and contemporary manifestations of Arab and Islamist antisemitism. Various themes are explored including the outside influence of historic European antisemitism and the localised social and ideological origins. In the final few links, the practical impact of Islamist antisemitism on Muslims beyond the Arab and Islamic world are considered.
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Christian Antisemitism
The first series of papers in this section explain the origins, development and consequences of Christian antisemitism through history. This is followed by further articles that address the notion that these themes did not die out with the emergence of racially based antisemitism and that questions remain about the continued relevance of Christian antisemitism today.
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Contemporary Antisemitism 1: Reports & Statistics
This section leads to reports and analyses of antisemitism, antisemitic hate crimes, antisemitic incidents and surveys of antisemitic prejudice around the world. Included are reports of Governmental and Independent Governmental Agencies, and reports from independent research institutes, Jewish communal organisations and anti-racist and Human Rights Organisations.
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Contemporary Antisemitism 2: Analysis
These articles discuss contemporary antisemitism around the world. Some address the distinguishing features of antisemitism today whilst identifying the continuities with age-old stereotypes and traditional Jew-hatred. The remaining articles generally apply the same questions to the situation in specific countries and regions.
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Countering Antisemitism
This section links to a series of articles and documents relating to measures to counter antisemitism. Access to governmental and non-governmental policy papers, reflections on recent efforts and initiatives, and discussions of legislative responses to Holocaust denial can be found.
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Holocaust Abuse
The articles in this section explain the various forms of Holocaust abuse and contextualise their role within antisemitic movements and ideologies worldwide. Outright Holocaust denial, Holocaust revisionism that may seek to downplay the extent of the Holocaust or shift the blame onto the victims, and the inversion of the symbols of the Holocaust to defame the actions of Israel or contemporary Jews are all addressed.
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Left-wing Antisemitism
The links in this section lead to a series of articles that explore firstly the question of the ideological basis of left wing antisemitism and secondly the actual manifestation of antisemitism on the left over the last century. The contemporary situation in several individual countries is highlighted, and the appearance of antisemitism in both extreme left organisations and amongst those sometimes perceived to represent a more mainstream left-liberal position are addressed.
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Right-wing Antisemitism
The articles in this section explore the continued relevance of far-right antisemitism after the Holocaust. Developments in specific countries and the increasing emphasis on Zionists and Zionism as coded references to Jews in far right ideology are shown.
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Understanding Antisemitism 1: Definitions, History & Causes
The collection of articles in this section assist in understanding what constitutes antisemitism and provide an overview of its development through the ages. Some of the various explanations of the persistence of antisemitism in society are also addressed.
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Understanding Antisemitism 2: Stereotypes & Motifs
These articles explore some of the key components of antisemitism through history. They help explain the origins and contemporary relevance of the stereotypes, motifs, libels and charges made against Jews. The blood libel, charges of deicide, Jewish conspiracy myths, and negative associations of Jews with capitalism are just some of the themes considered.
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