Combating Anti-Semitism in Europe: Old Demons and New Threats

Rabbi Andrew Baker
AJC's Director for International Jewish Affairs

Two weeks before the Copenhagen attacks, AJC's Rabbi Andy Baker discussed this exact scenario in his AJC University talk in Atlanta.


Watch the full video here!

 

Jews and Muslims: Intimate Strangers: Part 3

Did you miss the SOLD OUT screening at the 2014 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival of Jews and Muslims: Intimate Strangers? Did you miss Episodes 1 and 2 of our 4-part program? If so, now's your chance to experience the film and to promote Muslim-Jewish Dialogue in Atlanta. With over 100 years of bridge building experience, American Jewish Committee received a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta, to enhance the dialogue between the Jewish and Muslim communities. 

 Tuesday, March 3rd - The Temple - Midtown

Join us for a night of dialogue and understanding.

Watch AJC Regional Director Dov Wilker's remarks at The Temple on the International Response to Operation Protective Edge

 

About the Atlanta Regional Office

Founded in 1944, AJC's Atlanta Regional Office works to bridge the gap between the Atlanta Jewish community and other ethnic and faith based communities. In addition, AJC Atlanta works with the diplomatic corps representing numerous international governments in metro Atlanta and across the Southeast.

 


 

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Anti-Semitism and Islamist Fundamentalism in France

SIMONE RODAN-BENZAQUENHow do we prevent our youngsters from "importing the conflict," a term that is regularly being used by our political leaders when they denounce anti-Semitic violence, if our mayors excuse and even glorify hatred of Israel and Jews?


European Responsibility to Protect Jews

BakerSome governments and political leaders have been reluctant to identify the victims as Jews or to identify the perpetrators as radical Islamists or even to call it anti-Semitism.


Is Germany Safe for Jews?

SIMONE RODAN-BENZAQUEN The safety of Germany's Jewish community cannot rest on law enforcement measures alone. In democratic Germany, Jews are only secure when the broader society sees anti-Semitism as an attack on democracy.


Building Understanding and Cooperation Across Faiths

We have the marines guarding our embassies, and Israel knows something about security. Who would provide similar protection to Jewish schools and synagogues?


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