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Update on Israel Elections 2022

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST

Israel’s 5th National Elections in 4 years – Where do things stand now?

Israel finds itself at an inflection point as the country has just had its 5th election in 4 years. For the first time in it’s short history, two political parties on opposite ends of the spectrum can become king-makers; An Islamic Arab party on the left and a radical Jewish religious party on the right.

Our scholar in residence Avi Ben-Hur will help us unravel the complexities of Israel’s current political malaise.

Avi Ben-Hur: CWB Scholar in Residence

A Brooklyn native, Avi Ben-Hur moved to Israel in 1983. From 2003-2008 Avi was Director of the Archaeological Seminars School for Israeli Tour Guides. In 2008 Avi participated in re-writing the curriculum of the National Guiding courses for the Israeli Ministry of Tourism. As a “Scholar in Residence, Avi has lectured, taught and facilitated workshops in the US, Warsaw, Prague, Berlin and Greece. From 1996-2000, Avi taught in Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies. As a guide, Avi has specialized working with organizations focusing on political issues (such as AIPAC & CIJA), inter-faith programs and Holocaust studies. At Present, Avi is an examiner for the Israeli Ministry of Tourism Licensing Boards and is the ongoing scholar in residence of Classrooms Without Borders.


Tuesday, November 15, 2022
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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