Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry

Prof. Dina Porat about February 2018 Vienna Conference on Antisemitism

Sunday, 4 March, 2018

From February18 to 22, 2018, an International Conference on Antisemitism was held in Vienna. It was co-sponsored by the Kantor Center of the Tel Aviv University, the University of Vienna and the City University of New York. Its main chair was Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress.

Its title was: An end to antisemitism! and it gathered 150 international presenters from various academic fields of study, as well as religious dignitaries, political leaders, and other decision-makers. The decision to celebrate it precisely in Austria, after the recent formation of a new government with the presence of far-right political parties provoked interest in the Israeli public opinion.

Therefore, Prof. Dina Porat was interviewed and questioned about during the February 21 emision of the Interantional Report at the Second Chain of the Israeli public radio corporation, Kan Reshet Bet.

The broadcasted interview can be heard online or downloaded in an mp3 file, by pressing on this link. If you prefer, a trancription of Prof. Porat's words is offered on this link, to be read online or downloaded as a pdf flie. Please remember that the language of the dialogue was Hebrew.