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COMING SOON: Can We Talk? A Community Conversation About Antisemitism

Can We Talk? Antisemitism will feature honest conversation about the Jewish community, race, bias and Antisemitism in our region. Community members will come together to  explore stereotypes and discrimination, historical analysis, advocacy and social reform. We will amplify voices from across the spectrum on this issue, from ordinary citizens to Rabbis, professors, activists and Holocaust historians. Incorporating compelling video stories and substantive discussions by experts in the field, this program will spark dialogue and offer a genuine opportunity to tackle a sensitive subject with a thoughtful approach.

Talk together. Listen together. Build a vibrant, powerful community together. Join us for a conversation like no other, only on WEDU PBS. 

Coming in September 2021.

Judaism & Antisemitism

The story of the Jewish faith both in America and abroad is vast and nuanced. This is a short collection of content and educational resources that speak to various aspects of the Jewish experience and the pain of antisemitism.

America ReFramed

There Are Jews Here

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Expires: 2021-12-04
Rating: TV-PG

The stories of once thriving American Jewish communities that are now barely holding on.

Judaism & Antisemitism
1 / 7 Videos
There Are Jews Here
America ReFramed
There Are Jews Here
Terry Gross on Feeling Culturally Jewish
Finding Your Roots
Terry Gross on Feeling Culturally Jewish
Jewish community still healing one year after mass
PBS NewsHour
Jewish community still healing one year after mass
A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North Amer
The Story of the Jews
A Profile of: The Jewish Federations of North Amer
Education | Questioning Jewish Identity
Finding Your Roots
Education | Questioning Jewish Identity
Deborah Lipstadt on Fighting Antisemitism and Hatr
Amanpour and Company
Deborah Lipstadt on Fighting Antisemitism and Hatr
The Berlin Holocaust Memorial
The Story of the Jews
The Berlin Holocaust Memorial

PBS LEarning media

The Story of the Jews

A five-part, five-hour public television series written and presented by historian and critic Simon Schama that is both deeply historical and bracingly contemporary.

PBS LEARNING MEDIA

Sacred Journeys with Bruce Feiler

Bring concepts in comparative religion and geography to life in this collection of media resources from Sacred Journeys with Bruce Feiler.

National Resources

Anti-Defamation League

ADL is a leading anti-hate organization. Founded in 1913 in response to an escalating climate of antisemitism and bigotry, its timeless mission is to stop the defamation of the Jewish people, and to secure justice and fair treatment to all.

The United States Holocaust Museum

A living memorial to the Holocaust, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum inspires citizens and leaders worldwide to confront hatred, prevent genocide, and promote human dignity.

Interfaith Alliance

Protecting religious freedom for all Americans regardless of their faith or beliefs, Interfaith Alliance is the only national interfaith organization dedicated to protecting the integrity of both religion and democracy in America.

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Can We Talk? A Community Conversation About Race

The death of George Floyd under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer launched a national dialogue about race in America. Join WEDU PBS for an honest conversation about race in our region. Hosted by Dalia Colon, Rob Lorei and Ernest Hooper, this one-hour special explores topics from the Black Lives Matter movement to public health, white ally ship to social reform. We believe in creating a West Central Florida where people are inspired to learn more about each other and do more to solve societal issues. We will continue to share trusted, local and national news and resources for both our adult and younger audiences, provide historical information to contextualize the current moment, and amplify community voices.

Education Resources from PBS Learning Media

Can We Talk? A Community Conversation About Race

Taking Action | Can We Talk?

White Privilege and Allyship | EXTENDED INTERVIEW

Talking to Children About Race | Can We Talk?

Historical Perspective | EXTENDED INTERVIEW

The Life of an Activist | Can We Talk?

Psychological Effects | EXTENDED INTERVIEW