- Timezone: America/Toronto
- Date: Aug 18 2020
- Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Trump Plan, Annexation, & the O word
Join the Baltimore Zionist District as we talk about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Do we always understand the 3 different uses of the word “Occupation”? Are we “annexing” or “applying sovereignty” to the “West Bank” or to “Judea and Samaria” Every choice of words reveals worlds…
This lecture aims to describe the situation, not to fix it: To understand the sides, not to take one.
Our guest speaker, Robbie Gringras is a British-born Israeli living in the Galilee, working in education, performance, and writing. While Creative Director of Makom, the Israel Education Lab of the Jewish Agency, he coined the phrase: “Hugging and Wrestling with Israel.” With Makom he created and continues to drive the Four Hatikvah Questions approach to complex Israel education.