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ISRAELIS MOBILIZE FOR PEACE: ONE MILLION HANDS FOR A PEACE AGREEMENT

ISRAELIS MOBILIZE FOR PEACE:
ONE MILLION HANDS FOR A PEACE AGREEMENT
Ayala Emmett

“149,585 Israelis have already signed up to deliver a strong message to the Israeli government—the people expect a peace treaty in Spring 2014”

A strong demand for a peace treaty in 2014 is expressed by Israelis these days and offers us here in Jewish America an opportunity to support their efforts.

For many years it was tough to be a pro-Israel pro-peace Jew in America. J Street has changed the political monopoly of AIPAC and has insisted on the right of Jewish pluralism, that is the right have a peace and two-states treaty on the American political map. read more

MARCH 18-20 2014 – POST/FEMINISM/MEDIA

POST/FEMINISM/MEDIA

Please join us for this three-day series of events, March 18-20th

Eleana Kim (Anthropology) and the SBAI
University of Rochester

Post/Feminism/Media offers an opportunity for scholars and practitioners to participate in a dialogue about the state of media and reporting on women in a “postfeminist” age. For media scholars, postfeminism emerged in the early 2000s in tandem with critiques of neoliberalization as a way to underscore the deep contradictions and confusing appropriations of feminist discourses and ideologies in mainstream media. read more