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JPR on BBC Radio 4

JPR Executive Director Dr Jonathan Boyd discusses recent survey findings about antisemitism in Britain on BBC Radio 4's statistics programme, "More or Less". …read more

Researching antisemitism

There is little question that many Jews in the UK feel rattled by murders at Charlie Hebdo and the kosher supermarket in Paris. If anyone was in any doubt about the threat posed by Islamist extremism in Europe, the realities were laid bare by the attacks, and it is perhaps inevitable that Jews across Europe will feel less secure in their aftermath. …read more

New Chairman for JPR

Stephen D Moss CBE has been appointed as the new Chairman of JPR. He replaces Harold Paisner, Senior Partner of the City of London law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP, who is stepping down after six years as lay head of the independent research institute. …read more

Could it happen in the UK?

The attacks on Charlie Hebdo and the kosher supermarket in Paris have shocked people everywhere. Viewed from a Jewish perspective, they are particularly disturbing - it is abundantly clear that the French Jews in the supermarket were targeted simply because of their Jewishness. …read more

Jewish future in Europe

JPR's research work featured at a major international conference in January at the Hochschule fur Judische Studien in Heidelberg, Germany, where researchers and academics convened to explore the topic of "Diversity and Identity: Jewish Communities and the Future of Europe." …read more

JPR at Limmud 2014

JPR’s Executive Director, Jonathan Boyd, presented three sessions at Limmud conference in December, based on much of the work the Institute has undertaken over the course of 2013 and 2014. …read more

UK Ambassador to Israel at JPR

Matthew Gould, the British Ambassador to the State of Israel, delivered JPR's annual Morris and Manja Leigh Memorial Lecture in November on the topic of UK-Israel relations. …read more

Professor Erik H. Cohen z"l

We are shocked and deeply saddened to announce the passing on 14 October of Prof. Erik H. Cohen, an Associate Fellow of JPR, and a key part of JPR's academic team in the work we have done with the European Union. …read more