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UCLA to Hold Debate On the Prospects for Peace in the Israeli- Palestine Conflict

May 22, 2011

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LOS ANGELES.– David Makovsky and Ghaith al-Omari will debate current prospects for peace in the Israel- Palestine conflict. David Makovsky is the Director of the Washington Institute’s Project on the Middle East Peace Process, and Ghaith al-Omari is the former advisor to Fatah/PLO leader Mahmoud Abbas and current head of the American Task Force in […]

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UCLA to Hold Conference on Iran: Iran and the International Community in the 21st Century

May 4, 2011

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LOS ANGELES, Ca– Friday, May 13th, the UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations and the UCLA International Institute will hold a conference on Iran. The conference will focus on Iran’s relationship with it’s Middle Eastern neighbors as well as the international community. Questions that will be proposed include: How can relations between Iran and the […]

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Near Eastern Studies Lecture Series on Arab Uprisings

May 4, 2011

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LOS ANGELES, Ca– UCLA Near Eastern Studies to feature lecture series on Arab uprisings. Where: UCLA, Dodd Hall – Room 121 When: Sunday, May 8th from 5p.m.- 7p.m.

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Students for Justice in Palestine to Host Speaker Noam Chomsky at UCLA

May 4, 2011

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LOS ANGELES, Ca– Saturday May 7th, Students for Justice in Palestine host professor, activist, and renowned scholar Noam Chomsky for an in-depth talk on Palestine. Where: UCLA, Young Hall – -Trueblood Lecture Hall – Rm CS50 When: Saturday, May 7th from 6p.m.- 10p.m.

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Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf to Speak at UCLA on Healing the Conflict Between Islamic and Western Countries

May 4, 2011

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LOS ANGELES, Ca— As chairman of the Cordoba Initiative, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf directs projects that aim to heal conflict between Islamic and Western communities. As the Imam of Masjid al-Farah, a mosque located twelve blocks from Ground Zero in New York City, he stresses the need for understanding between people of all creeds and […]

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