The following event is taking place on Wednesday, November 6 at 7 PM.
Brooklyn For Peace presents
Rashid Khalidi –
Brokers of Deceit:
How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East
Professor Khalidi is the Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University and Adviser to the Palestinian delegation at the 1991 pre-Oslo negotiations in Washington, D.C. He will be speaking about his new book, Brokers of Deceit–How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East.
- Why has Middle East peace been so elusive?
- Has the US acted as an unbiased mediator?
- How do the Kerry peace talks fit into this pattern, and what can we expect?
- What’s the way forward to peace with justice in Israel and Palestine?
WHEN: Wednesday, November 6, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Friends Meeting House, 110 Schermerhorn Street in downtown Brooklyn
Jews Say No!; Peace Action of Bay Ridge; Jewish Voice for Peace-NY; Peace Action of Staten Island; Women in Black (Union Square); Veterans for Peace, NYC Chapgter 34; St. Michael’s Task force on Israel & Palestine; The Riverfside Church Israel Palestine Task Force; Brooklyn College Students for Justice in Palestine; Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture Action Acommittee; Adalah-NY: The New York Campaign for the Boycott of Israel; Park Slope United Methodist Church Social Action Committee; Brooklyn Friends Meeting Political and Social Action Committee; Park Slope Food Co-op Members for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions; Kolot Chayeinu / Voices of Our Lives (list in formation)
Free admission–everyone is welcome.
Download a pdf of the flyer HERE.
“Brokers of Deceit” will be available for purchase at the event.
Transportation and directions: CLICK HERE.
Subway: 2,3,4,5 trains to Borough Hall; F,R trains to Jay Street-Metrotech; A,C,G trains to Hoyt-Schermerhorn.
For information: email: [email protected]
or call 718-624-5921