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Lecture on "Terrorism, the US, and the Centrality of the Israel/Palestine Question," March 31

The International Law Society is pleased to present:

"Terrorism, the US, and the Centrality of the Israel/Palestine Question: Can Peace be Based on Human Rights and International Law?"

Guest Speaker: Dr. Mazin Qumsiyeh

When:  Monday, March 31st
Time:   12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location:  Room 221


Mazin Qumsiyeh, PhD was born to a Palestinian Christian family in the Shepherds' Field and splits his time between the USA and Palestine. He served on the faculty of both Duke and Yale Universities (six and five years respectively). He served on the Steering/Executive Committees of a number of groups including Peace Action, the US Campaign to End the Occupation, the Palestinian American Congress, Association for One Democratic State in Israel/Palestine, AcademicsForJustice.org, and BoycottIsraeliGoods.org. His third and latest book is titled "Sharing the Land of Canaan: Human Rights and the Israeli/Palestinian Struggle".   He also has an activism book published electronically on his web site (http://qumsiyeh.org). His main interest is media activism and public education.