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Anti-Semitism in Trump's America

Anthony Crider
Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, North Carolina

Jewish American journalist Jonathan Weisman kept a fairly low profile most of his professional life. He was aware of the presence of anti-semitism in America but wasn't particularly affected by it. One tweet changed all that. He soon found himself the target of alt-right Internet trolls. These experiences pushed him to write a book documenting the rise of anti-semitism since President Trump began his presidential campaign.

Join us today as we discuss the growing wave of antisemitism in America and how the Jewish community can combat this hatred.