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Amb. Lipstadt: Racism and Antisemitism “Firmly Intertwined”

Clip: 06/10/2022 | 17m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

The United States racked up almost 3,000 incidents of antisemitic behavior in 2021 -- the highest number recorded in over 40 years. Deborah Lipstadt, professor of modern Jewish history and Holocaust studies at Emory University, is the newly appointed Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Antisemitism. She joins Walter Isaacson to discuss the rise and the pervasive nature of these attacks.

Aired: 06/10/22

Rating: NR

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