The Impact of the Gaza War on Antisemitism and Anti-Arab Racism in the U.S.
Jul 07 , 2021/Category
When:
July 12, 2021 @ 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM
2021-07-12T12:00:00-04:00
2021-07-12T13:15:00-04:00

Join USC Annenberg for a discussion about the impact of Israeli-Palestinian violence on antisemitism and anti-Arab racism. We’ll discuss topics such as:

When and how does anger at Israeli actions against Palestinians, such as the evictions in Sheikh Jarrah and the shelling of Gaza’s civilians, morph into antisemitism in the U.S.?
When and how does anger at Palestinian actions against Israel, such as Hamas missiles striking Israeli civilians, morph into anti-Arab racism in the U.S.?

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Speakers:

Ethan Katz, Associate Professor in the Department of History and the Center for Jewish Studies, UC Berkeley
James Zogby, founder and president of the Arab American Institute (AAI)
Moderated by Diane Winston, Knight Chair in Media and Religion at USC Annenberg

This event is co-sponsored by the Arab American Institute, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, and the New York Jewish Agenda.