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Saturday, February 13 • 11:30am - 12:45pm
From Devotion to Ambivalence: The Changing American Jewish Relationship with Israel

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How has the American Jewish relationship with Israel evolved over time? Why has the consensus about Israel that once reigned in the American Jewish community eroded? And do American Jews still really care about Israel? In this session, you will hear the answers to these questions as you learn about how and why American Jewish attitudes toward Israel have changed. You will also have a chance to share your thoughts on the future of the American Jewish relationship with Israel.

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Dov Waxman

Dov Waxman is Professor of Political Science, International Affairs, and Israel Studies at Northeastern University, and the Stotsky Professor of Jewish Historical and Cultural Studies. He is the author of The Pursuit of Peace and the Crisis of Israeli Identity: Defending / Defining... Read More →

Saturday February 13, 2016 11:30am - 12:45pm EST
  American Jewry  Israel