We at APN are sad to inform you that long-time board member Elaine Attias has passed away. Elaine, who lived in the Los Angeles area, possessed a great intellect and spirit, and was a fighter for social justice and a champion of progressive causes. Elaine made a significant imprint on this world and will be missed and remembered. (LA Times Obituary)
The Times of Israel: Before he quit, Liberman said to tell IDF top brass they sound like Peace Now (12/6/18)
'I sometimes feel like I'm consulting with the management of Peace Now,' then-defense minister reportedly sniped at IDF chief Eisenkot, who was said to oppose Gaza ground operation.Read >>
PeaceCast: "Bridge over Blood - Friendship between Israelis and Gazans" (11/9/18)
This episode features a conversation with Ose Oyamendan, a documentary filmmaker whose film A Bridge Over Blood documents efforts by Israeli peace activists in southern Israel and Palestinian activists in the Gaza Strip to build bridges of understanding and friendship to advance peace.Listen >>
Two new episodes of APN's PeaceCast podcast were released this week:
- #59: Gaza, Preparing for Dawn featuring Donald McIntyre, the former Jerusalem bureau chief of the British Independent, and author of a new book on the Gaza Strip.
- #60: Critical Engagement: American Jews and Israel featuring Dov Waxman, a Professor of Political Science, International Affairs, and Israel Studies at Northeastern University, and Director of Northeastern’s Middle East Program.