On Wednesday, October 6, 2010, the J Street Education Fund and J Street DC Metro put on “Who Are the Partners for Peace” at Temple Sinai in Washington, DC. With direct peace talks underway and crucial decisions looming, it was a timely and thought-provoking exploration of the Palestinian side of negotiations. Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Martin Indyk, currently the Vice President and Director of Foreign Policy at the Brookings Institution, moderated a panel of three distinguished Washington-based Palestinian leaders:
J Street President Jeremy Ben-Ami, Stephen Stern and Rabbi Jonathan Roos gave opening remarks.
The event is part of a national educational initiative to foster greater awareness of Palestinian partners for peace. Click here to learn more about the work of moderate Palestinian leaders, as well as J Street’s approach to some tough questions.