The New Anti-Semitism and the Situation of World Jewry – Multimedia Presentation with Dr. Charles Jacobs

April 19, 2015 0

Multimedia Presentation by Dr. Charles Jacobs and Ilya Feoktistov President and Research Director, Americans for Peace and Tolerance

World Jewry is now facing a new and daunting time.
Anti-Israelism is the “new anti-Semitism.” Jewish communities are under assault across Europe. Pro-Israel Jewish students are under siege on American campuses where the Palestinian narrative has become the dominant view, propounded by leftwing professors, promoted by Muslim and leftwing student groups. Meanwhile, the mainstream media daily portray Israel as one of the cruelest of nations.

Come and join the discussion: how are we to understand the current threats facing Jewish communities worldwide – and right here in Boston? What measures need to be taken to combat them?

Charles Jacobs, named by The Forward as one of America’s top 50 Jewish
leaders founded the American Anti-Slavery Group and The David Project. Charles was given the “Boston Freedom Award” by Mayor Thomas Menino and Coretta Scott King for his work helping to redeem black slaves in Sudan.

The program is free and open to all. Walk-ins are welcome.

Event Location: Cong. Beth El-Atereth Israel
561 Ward Street, Newton, Massachusetts, 02459

+ More... - Less...
Fact Sheet
Sunday, April 19, 2015, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More In...