Ali Abunimah: What Future for Palestine?
1140 Cowper Street, Palo Alto
An evening with
of Electronic Intifada
Ali Abunimah is a Palestinian-American journalist and co-founder of Electronic Intifada (www.ElectronicIntifada.net), a not-for-profit, independent online publication about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Born in Washington, DC, he spent his early years in the United Kingdom and Belgium before returning to the United States to attend college. His mother is originally from the village of Lifta, now controlled by Israel, but became a refugee in the 1948 Palestinian exodus. His father is from the village of Battir, now in the West Bank, and is a former Jordanian diplomat who served as ambassador to the United Nations.
Abunimah is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Chicago and a frequent speaker and commentator on the Middle East, contributing regularly to the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, among other publications. He recently authored the book One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict; copies will be available for purchase and signing.
Sponsored by Peninsula Peace and Justice Center ~ $10 - $20 suggested donation ~ Wheelchair accessible