Event — New-York Historical Society

Lectures & Conversations: Abraham Foxman on Anti-Semitism

Where: The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society

170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

When: Thursday, May 26, 2016, 6:30 pm

Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series

Featuring: Abraham Foxman

Details: Abraham Foxman is world-renowned as a leader in the fight against anti-Semitism, bigotry, and discrimination. During his long career, he had direct consultations with world leaders in Europe, Russia, Israel, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, China, Japan, South Africa, Argentina, and with Palestinian leaders on problems of ethnic hatred, violence, terrorism, and promoting democracy. Join us for an evening talk about lessons learned from 50 years of fighting anti-Semitism and hate speech.

Abraham Foxman is National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League. He regularly speaks out on issues of global anti-Semitism, the war on terrorism, church/state issues, religious intolerance, and issues relating to the Holocaust.

Cost: $44 (members $32)

Phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268, 9 am–5 pm daily.

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