History and Antisemitism in Islam

Dr. Mordechai Kedar spoke at the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) in McGill. He spoke on Antisemitism in Modern Islamic and Arab Discourse.

Mordechai Kedar, born in Tel Aviv, is a Religious Zionist and an expert in Israeli Arab culture. He served for 25 years in IDF Military Intelligence, specializing in Islamic groups, the political discourse of Arab countries, the Arabic press and mass media, and the Syrian domestic arena.

He holds a Ph.D. from Bar-Ilan University. He is fluent in Hebrew, Arabic, and English. He is “one of the few Arabic-speaking Israeli pundits seen on Arabic satellite channels defending Israel.”[1]