German topics rarely make it into American cable news. Recently, however, a leading TV show put Chancellor Angela Merkel into the category of “villain of the week.” The reason given: she allowed an invasion of mostly young men from Arab and North African lands into Germany. Assaults during the Cologne New Year’s Eve celebrations seem […]
Palestinians are on the wrong track and will not get off it until the outside world demands better of them. News comes every year or two of a campaign of violence spurred by Palestinian political and religious leaders spreading wild-eyed conspiracy theories (the favorite: Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem is under threat). A spasm of unprovoked […]
Title: “The Quakers and Palestinian Refugee Relief” Speakers: Dr. Asaf Romirowsky, Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) and Dr. Alexander Joffe, Shillman-Ginsburg Fellow at the Middle East Forum Date: March 7, 2014 Location: ISGAP Center, New York, as part of the ISGAP Seminar Series, “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective”.