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Prospects for Peace and Justice in Israel and Palestine

Thu December 9, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Prospects for Peace and Justice in Israel and Palestine

Boston Review and Standing Together—one of the largest grassroots people’s movements in Israel working to bring together Jews and Arabs—welcome Sally AbedNoam Chomsky, Alon-lee Green, Congressman Jim McGovern and Dr. James Zogby, President of the Arab-American Institute, for a panel discussion on the prospects for peace and justice in Israel and Palestine. This event will be moderated by Omar Dahi.

Tickets to this event are free and open to the public. Please consider making a small contribution of $3—or any amount you can donate—when you register to help fund future events like this and the work of Boston Review.

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ABOUT THE PANELISTS:

Noam Chomsky is an educator and linguist. He joined the University of Arizona in fall 2017, after several decades at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Jim McGovern is a member of the U.S. House, representing Massachusetts’ second Congressional District.

Omar Dahi is an associate professor of economcis at Hampshire College and research associate at the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Alon-lee Green is one of the founding members of Standing Together, an elected member of the national leadership, and is currently acting as the national co-director, alongside Rula Daood.

Sally Abed is a member of the elected national leadership and currently acting as the resource development and relations coordinator at Standing Together.

Dr. James Zogby is the founder and president of the Arab American Institute (AAI), a Washington, D.C.-based organization which serves as the political and policy research arm of the Arab American community.

This event is co-sponsored by:

Standing Together and the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.