Update: This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled. We'll provide you additional information as soon as it is available.
On Friday, January 28, 2011, Elisa Massimino, President and CEO of Human Rights First, will hold a conversation with Hannah Rosenthal, the Department of State's Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, on the recent trends in anti-Semitism around the world. The discussion will be moderated by Mark Toner, Acting Deputy Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs. The event will be streamed live on DipNote, the Department of State's official blog, at 3:15 p.m. (EST). You will have the opportunity to participate through the submission of questions, some of which will be selected for response during the live webcast. Submit your questions now in the comment section of this entry.
This is the ninth in the "Conversations with America" video series coordinated by the Bureau of Public Affairs, in which the State Department's senior leadership hosts monthly conversations live, online, with leaders of prominent non-governmental organizations. Discussion topics include foreign policy and global issues and provide a candid view of how leaders from civil society engage the Department on pressing foreign policy issues.