Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism Part 3

July 15, 2019

The Department of Justice held a Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism with opening remarks by Attorney General Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rosen and included panels on Combatting Anti-Semitism While Respecting the First Amendment and Anti-Semitism on Campus.  Additional remarks were provided by Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and Elan S. Carr, Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, as well as a discussion with Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Policy Beth Williams, FBI Director Christopher Wray, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Administration Efforts to Combat Anti-Semitism.


Remarks by Elan S. Carr, Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism

Prosecuting Hate Crimes

  • Introduction: Rabbi Abba Cohen, Agudath Israel of America
  • Moderator: Josh Rogin, Washington Post
  • Panelists: Eric Dreiband, Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division;  Calvin Shivers, Deputy Assistant Director, Criminal Investigative Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation; Jessie Liu, U.S. Attorney, District of Columbia


Administration Leadership Discussion on Efforts to Combat Anti-Semitism

  • Moderator: Beth Williams, Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Policy
  • Speakers: Secretary of the Treasury Steven T. Mnuchin; Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Christopher A. Wray


 Closing Remarks

Attorney General Barr’s Remarks
Deputy Attorney General Rosen’s Remarks

Updated July 19, 2019