What Kind of Broker? The U.S. Role in Israel and Palestine
Sunday, October 12th 2003 7:00 pm
Oak Park, Illinois
Dr. Naseer Aruri is Chancellor Professor (Emeritus) of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth. He is Chair of the Board of Directors of the Trans-Arab Research Institute (Boston) (www.tari.org), a member of the Executive committee of the Center for Policy Analysis on Palestine (Washington, D.C.), and a member of the Board of Directors of the International Institute of Criminal Investigations. He is a member of the Independent Palestinian Commission for the Protection of Citizens’ Rights, and a founding member of the Arab Organization for Human Rights. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of Human Rights Watch/ Middle East 1990–1992, and a three-term member of the Board of Directors of Amnesty International, USA, 1984–1990. Born in Jerusalem, Aruri holds a PhD from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He served on the faculty of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 1965–98. He has been consulted as an expert media commentator by PBS, National Public Radio, CNN, Lehrer News Hour, ABC News, and the BBC World Service. Aruri is a popular lecturer and has appeared at more than 180 universities in North America. His most recent book is Dishonest Broker: The U.S. Role In Israel and Palestine (South End Press).
Brooks Middle School Auditorium 325 S. Kenilworth Ave. Oak Park Illinois
Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine
Co-sponsored by the Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine and the Oak Park Coalition for Truth and Justice, St. Giles Family Mass Community Action for Justice Committee. (This event is not sponsored by District 97)