Countering Racism: Lessons learned from the Holocaust
Following the end of the Second World War, as the full horrors of Nazism and the Holocaust were revealed, few would have believed that extreme right wing ideologies could ever regain credibility. Were we wrong? Whether proclaiming themselves to be Klan, Nazi, neo-Nazi or hiding under the convenient umbrella of the alt-right, many of the old demons are re-appearing. How big a problem do we have and what can the lessons of the Holocaust inform our current fight against racism and the ongoing presence of right wing extremism in Canada?
Date- January 30, 2017
Time- 2-00pm EST
Moderator- Len Rudner
Speakers-Judy Cohen, Nicole Miller, Ryan Scrivens