Beyond Zionism, Hope for Freedom & Democracy in Palestine/Israel

The Institute of International Relations organized a public lecture with a subsequent discussion with Miko Peled on: "Beyond Zionism, Hope for Freedom & Democracy in Palestine/Israel".

12. 2. 2014 (17:00)

Institute of International Relations, Nerudova 3, Prague 1

Miko Peled – an Israeli writer and a peace activist, the author of The General's Son – Journey of an Israeli in Palestine (2012). Born in Jerusalem in 1961 into a well known Israeli family, his grandfather, Dr. Avraham Katsnelson was a Zionist leader and signer of the Israeli Declaration of Independence. His father, Matti Peled, was a young officer in the war of 1948 and a general in the war of 1967 when Israel conquered and occupied East Jerusalem, the West Bank, Gaza, Golan Heights, and Sinai.

Discussant: Tomáš Kraus, Executive Director, Federation of Jewish Communities in Czech Republic

Chair: Pavel Barša, Institute of International Relations and Professor, Charles University

Wednesday, 12th February 2014, 17:00

Working language: English


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