The International Issues Discussion Series Presents ~ PROSPECTS for PEACE: A Forum on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

For Fall 2009, the IID is excited to host a special series entitled “Prospects for Peace: a Forum on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict”.  As a strictly non-partisan, student-run organization, the IID hopes to create an environment in which this sensitive issue can be discussed in objective and scholarly fashion. With a …

Nadia Hijab Wed. November 25

“Human Rights in Palestine-Israel: Who’s Accountable” Wed.,  November 25, 2009 ~ 6:00 – 8:00pm ~ ENG 103 Nadia Hijab is a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Palestine Studies.  She is a syndicated columnist for AgenceGlobal, and a frequent public speaker and media commentator. Hijab’s first book, Womanpower: The Arab debate on …

Yossi Alpher Wed. October 14

“Why are Israelis Skeptical about Peace” Wed., October 14, 2009  ~  6:00 – 8:00pm  ~  ENG 103 Yossi Alpher former Israeli intelligence officer, political consultant, writer, and co-editor of the popular web-based Israeli-Palestinian magazine Bitterlemons will be coming to Ryerson on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm …