The Struggle for Israeli Democracy and the Role of American Jewry
Yossi Klein Halevi will be in conversation with Rabbi Daniel Cohen, Sharey Tefilo-Israel, South Orange; Rabbi Samuel Klibanoff, Congregation Etz Chaim, Livingston; and Jordana Horn Gordon, writer, journalist, podcast host, lawyer, and activist.
Yossi Klein Halevi’s 2013 book, Like Dreamers, won the Jewish Book Council’s Everett Book of the Year Award. His latest book, Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor, is a New York Times bestseller. He writes for leading op-ed pages in the U.S., including the Times and the Wall Street Journal, and is a former contributing editor to The New Republic. He is a senior fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Together with Imam Abdullah Antepli of Duke University, he co-directs the Institute’s Muslim Leadership Initiative (MLI), which teaches emerging young Muslim American leaders about Judaism, Jewish identity and Israel.