Society for Sephardic Progress launches the International Anti-Semitic
December 12, 2004 the International Society for Sephardic Progress
launched the International Anti-Semitic Report,
a newsgroup dedicated to distributing daily news stories about
anti-Semitic attacks and incidents around the world. This is the
first real-time media monitoring newsgroup to alert and educate
people to hostilities facing the Jewish people around the world.
International Anti-Semitic Report exists to serve as a one stop
central point where the Jewish and non-Jewish community can learn
of the almost daily issues that face Jewish people everywhere.
The International Anti-Semitic Report is edited and moderated
by Mr. John D. Stone, and is a service of the ISFSP, a non-profit
wanting to add themselves to the news distribution list can sign
up at http://isfsp.org/report.html.
Persons wanting to participate are asked to report incidents (large
or small) of: Attacks on Jews and Jewish communities (spiritually
or physically); incidents of defacing Jewish property; groups
enabling or tolerating anti-Semitism - directly or indirectly
(i.e. boycotts of good Made in Israel or by Jews or Israeli firms);
and events which will negatively impact Jewish life, freedom and
security (mental and physical).
is an international list and all those concerned with the subject
matter are invited to participate.
International Society for Sephardic Progress is a Jewish agency
developed to serve the Sephardic community--the descendants of
the Jews of historic Spain, Portugal, North Africa and the Levant
who share both common religious and cultural bonds. Although based
in the United States, the ISFSP is an advocacy organization representing
Sephardim internationally. "Advocates for the Sephardim,
activists for the Jewish people."