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Israelis Go to the Polls: What the Election Campaign Reveals about Israel

March 28, 2019 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Our Values, Our Aspirations: A Jewish Communal Conversation

ISRAELIS GO TO THE POLLS: WHAT THE ELECTION CAMPAIGN REVEALS ABOUT ISRAEL

Join The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington and Shalom Hartman Institute of North America for an engaging public lecture by Yossi Klein Halevi, Senior Fellow and Co-Director of Muslim Leadership Initiative, Shalom Hartman Institute

The current election campaign in Israel has been characterized by surprise mergers and criminal scandal. Yossi Klein Halevi will reflect on the impact of events leading up to the Israeli elections and what they reveal about trends and shifts in Israeli society.

Join us to be part of this fascinating conversation and Q&A.

Yossi Klein Halevi smiling

Thursday, March 28, 2019
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Refreshments to follow.
Kosher dietary laws observed.

Ohev Sholom -The National Synagogue
1600 Jonquil Street, NW
Washington, DC

Walk-ins welcome.

 

This public lecture is presented by The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington in partnership with The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America,
and supported by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington.

Federation is proud to partner with The Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, one of the leading centers of Jewish thought and education serving Israel and world Jewry. Together, we are offering Greater Washington’s Jewish community members meaningful opportunities to explore the most pressing questions facing the Jewish community today, including Jewish identity, Israel-Diaspora relationships, and civic engagement. Learn more about the partnership here.

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Date:
March 28, 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Ohev Sholom – The National Synagogue
1600 Jonquil Street, NW
Washington, DC 20012 United States

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