The American Road

Wednesday, October 7, 7:00-8:30pm

In conjunction with the exhibit Auto | Biography Kenneth Helphand, Philip H. Knight Professor of landscape Architecture Emeritus, University of Oregon will offer a lecture on "The American Road".
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Courage, Hope, and Survival of the Holocaust by Eva and Les Aigner

Sunday, October 11, 2015, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
At Oregon Historical Society, 1200 SW Park Avenue
Free and open to the public

Organized in partnership with the Oregon Historical Society, this lecture is Free and Open to the Public.

"We have kept silent about our experiences for many years, but we have decided that we need to share our history about our incarceration during the Holocaust, in order to teach of what hate and discrimination can do to people's lives." -Aigners
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The Car in Contemporary Israeli Cinema

Thursday, October 22, 7:00pm

What is the car in Israeli Jewish society? Come watch excerpts from 'Metallic Blues', 'Broken Wings' and 'Lost Islands' (all of which are Israeli movies from the 2000s) and try answering what is the car for Israeli Jews in an informal discussion with Dr. Moshe Rachmuth, who teaches Modern Hebrew and Israeli cinema at Portland State University. more »

Confronting Extremism: The State of Hate Today

November 8, 2015, 1:00 - 4:00pm
No Person Will Be Turned Away for Inability to Pay

Portland State University Campus
Hoffmann Hall 1833 SW 11th Ave.

Join OJMCHE For our Fall Symposium with special guest Nadav Eyal, acclaimed Israeli journalist and director of HATE, a mesmerizing documentary concerning the resurgence of antisemitism in Europe. A screening of HATE will be followed by a discussion in which local panelists reflect on the challenges posed by racism, extremism, hate groups and hate speech in our community. more »