Mon, Feb 20|
Rothenberg Sanctuary at B'nai Shalom
A CONVERSATION WITH GIL HOFFMAN ON PEACE, POLITICS & PLUTONIUM
An Insider's Look at Israel's challenges on the military and media battlefields
Time & Location
Feb 20, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM PST
Rothenberg Sanctuary at B'nai Shalom, 74 Eckley Ln, Walnut Creek, CA 94596, USA
About the Event
In-person at Cong. B'nai Shalom and online via Zoom. Journalist Gil Hoffman will join us for a special conversation on Peace, Politics & Plutonium: An Insider's Look at Israel's challenges on the military and media battlefields.
Gil Hoffman is the executive director of HonestReporting, which fights for Israel in the international mainstream and social media; a lecturer on political strategy at Israel's College of Management and served as chief political correspondent and analyst for The Jerusalem Post for 24 years.
Well-connected to Israeli and Palestinian leaders, he has interviewed every major figure across the Israeli political spectrum, has been interviewed by top media on six continents and is a regular analyst on CNN, Al-Jazeera and other news outlets.
He was raised in Chicago, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northwestern University's School of Journalism, and wrote for the Miami Herald and Arizona Republic before moving to Israel. A reserve soldier in the IDF Spokesperson's Unit, he has lectured in every major English-speaking country in the world, more than half the Canadian provinces, and recently made history in Hawaii by becoming the first speaker to have lectured about Israel in all 50 US states. He lives with his family in Jerusalem.
Admission is free. Please select how you wish to attend the program. Upon registration, you will first receive a confirmation email. For the attendees planning to be online on Zoom, an hour before the program begins, we will email the Zoom link you need to join the event. If you don't see these emails, please check your spam/junk folder to retrieve them. We suggest you add firstname.lastname@example.org to your contacts list as well.
Sponsored by Cong. B'nai Shalom, CCJCC, Diablo Valley Hadassah, and Marcia & Elliott Lavey.