Download these checklists with actions you can take to hold American society and leadership accountable.
AJC’s Call to Action Against Antisemitism
American Jewish Committee’s society-wide nonpartisan guide to addressing antisemitism for America that provides U.S. leadership in all sectors of society with the knowledge and tools to understand, respond to, and prevent antisemitism.
American Jewish Committee’s society-wide nonpartisan guide for America.
The numbers don’t lie: AJC’s State of Antisemitism in America 2022 report revealed that 89% of Jewish respondents believe antisemitism is a problem in the U.S. Four in ten American Jews changed their behavior in at least one way out of fear of antisemitism. When societies cannot protect their Jewish populations, they often fail to protect their democracy as well. What follows is a Call to Action Against Antisemitism in America that provides U.S. leadership in all sectors of society with the knowledge and tools to understand, respond to, and prevent antisemitism.
In May 2023, the White House unveiled the U.S. National Strategy to Counter Antisemitism, a move long advocated for by AJC. The whole-of-society strategy incorporates dozens of recommendations from this nonpartisan guide. AJC launched a Task Force to ensure that the action items in the National Strategy are fully enacted to protect the Jewish community.
Our Leaders Must Act
A Society-Wide Guide to
To combat antisemitism, one must understand it. AJC’s State of Antisemitism in America 2022 report revealed more than 30% of Americans are not familiar with the term antisemitism or know what it means.
When antisemitism occurs, we all bear the responsibility to decry it. When everyone uses their voices to push antisemitism and those who espouse it to the fringes of society, America becomes a safer place not only for Jews, but for all.
Responding to the complex nature of this hatred requires a multi-pronged approach. AJC’s Call to Action Against Antisemitism in America calls for all facets of society to mobilize and unite to combat anti-Jewish hate.
Learn more about how you can understand, respond, and prevent antisemitism.