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Spotlight on Israel: Small Country, Big Impact


Oct 17, 2013 to Dec 19, 2013
12:00 PM until 01:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the third Thursday of October, November and December.


Thursdays Starting October 17, 12pm – 1pm.

Join Matan Samovsky, the JCC's new Israeli Shaliach, for a lunch and learn series focusing on interesting topics and current events related to Israel. Sessions will often include short videos and there will always be time for questions and answers. Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the coffee and dessert (dairy). No charge. All are welcome

November 14 - History of Israel 101: From birth to the present day.

December 19 - The Israeli-Arab conflict: Brief overview.

January 16 - The Arab Spring.

February 13 - Wait! What’s the difference between an Israeli Arab and a Palestinian.

March 20 - Israel, an Apartheid state? Let’s check it out.

April 24 - Settlements: Controversial. Why?

May 22 - Politics in Israel: the right, the left, political parties and the last election.

For more information contact Matan Samovsky at (203) 487-0961, visit www.Stamfordjcc.org or e-mail msamovsky@stamfordjcc.org.




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1035 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT

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Stamford JCC


(203) 487-0961

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Matan Samovsky

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