Strategies for fighting anti-Semitism in the United States

Tuesday, January 26 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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What does anti-Semitism mean in the U.S. today? How does Israel fit in? What is the impact of Trump’s enabling of white nationalism? And what strategies should the Biden administration employ to counter anti-Semitism?

Join USC Annenberg for a conversation surrounding these questions and more as we define anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism.

Panelists: 

  • Rabbi Jill Jacobs, Executive Director, T'ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights
  • Deborah Lipstadt, Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies, Emory University
  • Eric Ward, Executive Director, Western States Center; Senior Fellow, Southern Poverty Law Center and Race Forward
  • Dov Waxman, Director, Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies at UCLA; Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Chair in Israel Studies, UCLA

This event is sponsored by the Knight Program in Media and Religion at USC Annenberg, the Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies at UCLA, the USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life, T'ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, the Western States Center, USC Shoah Foundation, Stephen Wise Temple and Schools, Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion, and Ikar.

Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop, Event Highlights

Audience

Students, Alumni, Faculty/Staff

Tags

arts&culture

Website

https://annenberg.usc.edu/events/stra...

Cost

Free

Department
Annenberg Special Events
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