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Attempts to confront antisemitism in the EU, the UK and France

Attempts to confront antisemitism in the EU, the UK and France

Ms. Katharina von Schnurbein, Dr. Dave Rich and Mr. Frédéric Potier

Let’s hear more about what is being done on the governmental and policy levels to confront antisemitism by focusing on the EU, the United Kingdom and France, where important developments in the efforts to combat antisemitism have taken place over the past two decades.

What can the cases of the EU, the UK and France teach us about the efforts to confront antisemitism and their importance?


  • Cardaun, Sarah K., Countering Contemporary Antisemitism in Britain (Leiden: Brill, 2015).

  • DILCRAH (Délégué interministériel à la lutte contre le racisme, l’antisémitisme et la haine anti-LGBT)

  • The European Parliament’s 2017 Motion for Resolution on Combatting Antisemitism.

  • Schnurbein von, Katharina, “Combating Antisemitism in the European Union,” Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs, vol. 10, no. 2 (2016), pp.283 – 287.

  • Whine, Michael, “National Monitoring of Hate Crime in Europe: The Case for a European Level Policy,” in Jennifer Schweppe and Mark Austin Walters, eds., The Globalization of Hate: Internationalizing Hate Crime? (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016), pp. 213 – 232.

  • Whine, Michael, “Latest Developments in Combating Racism in the UK,” in María Elósegui and ‎Cristina Hermida, eds., Racial Justice, Policies and Courts’ Legal Reasoning in Europe (Cham: Springer, 2017), pp. 167 – 176.

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