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Bayside, NY: Yom HaShoah Commemoration: The State of Antisemitism Today
April 23, 2017 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This year’s Yom HaShoah commemoration will feature a keynote presentation by Mark Weitzman in conversation with Ira Forman. Mark Weitzman is Director of Government Affairs and the Director of the Task Force Against Hate and Terrorism for the Simon Wiesenthal Center, as well as serving as the Chief Representative of the Center for the United Nations. Ira Forman is the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitism for the U.S. Department of State, and he served as the Jewish Outreach Director for the Obama for America campaign. Weitzman and Forman will discuss present-day Antisemitism and reflect on the future.