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American Dollars to Israel's Settlements: A Conversation with Uri Blau and Juan Cole

Thursday, February 18, 2016
12:00 AM
Hussey Room, Michigan League

Middle East expert Juan Cole and Israeli investigative journalist Uri Blau discuss Israel's settlement policy and how tax-exempt dollars raised in the US end up sustaining Jewish settlements in the West Bank.

The Department of Communication Studies | The Pulitzer Center
present a lecture


Thursday, February 18, 2016
4 - 5:30 PM
The Michigan League  |  Hussey Room
911 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1265

Middle East expert Juan Cole and Israeli investigative journalist Uri Blau discuss Israel's settlement policy and how tax-exempt dollars raised in the US end up sustaining Jewish settlements in the West Bank.


About the Speakers
Uri Blau
is an Israeli investigative journalist with more than 15 years experience exploring political corruption, national security and transparency issues — often through data-driven research projects in Israel and the US.

Juan Cole is the Richard P. Mitchell Collegiate Professor of History; Director, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies at the University of Michigan. For more than three decades, he has sought to put the relationship of the West and the Muslim world in historical context.

 


co-sponsor:  The Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies (CMENAS)

This event is free and open to the public.

 

Speaker:
Uri Blau and Juan Cole