Subcommittee Hearing: Anti-Semitism: A Growing Threat to All Faiths

Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations | 2172 House Rayburn Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Feb 27, 2013 9:00am

Opening Statements

Witnesses

Panel I

Zuhdi Jasser, M.D.
President
American Islamic Forum for Democracy
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Katrina Lantos Swett, Ph.D.
Chair
U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom
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Ms. Elisa Massimino
President and Chief Executive Officer
Human Rights First
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Mr. John Garvey
President
The Catholic University of America
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Mr. Eric Metaxas
Author and Commentator
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Panel II

Rabbi Andrew Baker
Personal Representative on Combating Anti-Semitism
Office of the Chairperson-in-Office
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Tamás Fellegi, Ph.D.
Managing Partner
EuroAtlantic Solutions
(Former Minister of National Development
Government of Hungary)
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Rabbi David Meyer
Professor of Rabbinic Literature and Contemporary Jewish Thought
Pontifical Gregorian University
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Mr. Willy Silberstein
Chairman
Swedish Committee Against Anti-Semitism
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Rabbi Yaakov Bleich
Chief Rabbi of Kiev and Ukraine
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Mr. Andrew Srulevitch
Director of European Affairs
Anti-Defamation League
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Hearing transcript (PDF)