CAM Represented at 2022 Hillel International Global Assembly in Dallas, Texas
The Combat Antisemitism Movement (CAM) participated in the 2022 Hillel International Global Assembly (HIGA) in Dallas, Texas, this week, sponsoring two snack breaks and organizing a display at the partner expo.
CAM was represented at the event by International Affairs Research and Engagement Department team member Derek Tassone.
Collaboration between organizations such as CAM and Hillel International is an essential element of the collective effort to tackle the issue of rising antisemitism on college and university campuses across the United States and worldwide.
At this year’s Global Assembly, Hillel International celebrated the 100th anniversary of its establishment.
100 years of Hillel?! We’re celebrating in person at the Hillel International Global Assembly (HIGA)!
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— Hillel (@HillelIntl) December 14, 2022
Featured speakers included U.S. Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating Antisemitism Ambassador Deborah Lipstadt and billionaire entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, among others.
In her remarks, Ambassador Lipstadt talked about the link between antisemitism and other forms of bigotry and hatred, saying, “With racism and antisemitism, if you want to fight one, you have to fight the other.”