Can all religions and races coexist
Anti-Semitism is back: in the Netherlands the number of anti-Semitic incidents rose by 126 percent from 2017 to 2019. In a large-scale survey conducted in twelve European Member States, 90 percent of the Jews surveyed indicate that anti-Semitism is on the rise and nearly half of European Jewish youth have experienced anti-Semitism in the past five years. Yet Jews and hatred of Jews are rarely mentioned in this time, when anti-racism and other emancipation movements are becoming more and more in solidarity with each other. What is going on here?
Are Jews white? includes a video installation with interviews in the Kunstkabinet of the Jewish Historical Museum. In collaboration with various locations in Amsterdam, an extensive program of events is organised with debates, performances and interviews.