Sep 10th, International Conference: How the Law Treats Hate: Antisemitism and Anti-Discrimination Reconsidered

August 25, 2020

Presented by the UVA Jewish Studies Program, the Karsh Center for Law and Democracy at the UVA Law School, and the UVA Religion, Race & Democracy Lab

The global upsurge in antisemitism has triggered intense public debates about the role of law in combating religious and racial hatred. This conference on September 10 brought together leading scholars of law, history, and Jewish Studies to rethink pressing contemporary questions about antisemitism’s relationship to other forms of discrimination, the proper boundaries between hate speech and free speech, and the Jewish relationship to American civil rights and international law.

To watch archived videos or download full transcripts, please visit this site.