WATCH: Senate Judiciary hearing on the rise in violence against minority institutions

The House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security held a hearing on Thursday, Feb. 17 on the rise in violence against minority institutions.

Watch the hearing in the player above.

Seth G. Jones, Director of the International Security Program and Transnational Threats Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, David K.Wilson, President of Morgan State University, Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker of Colleyville, TX, Demetrick Pennie, a retired Police Sgt. at the Dallas Police Department, Pardeep Singh Kaleka, Executive Director of the Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee, Brandon Tatum, a former Tucson Police Officer, and Margaret Huang, President and CEO of the Southern Poverty Law Center all spoke as witnesses.