TORONTO EVENTS: Dr. Asaf Romirowsky – UNWRA and ‘Palestinian Refugees’ – Oct 22nd + Tammi Rossman-Benjamin – Oct 28

Poster-Romirowsky-TorontoEVENTS 1 & 2: UNRWA and the Arab-Israel Conflict’

Dr. Asaf Romirowsky, Foundation for the Defence of Democracies, will address the issue of UNRWA and ‘Palestinian refugees’:

EVENT #1: Tuesday, October 22, 7:30 p.m.
LODZER CENTRE CONGREGATION, 12 Heaton Street, Toronto, M3H 3R7
$10 at the door, students are free.

Sponsored by: Canadian Institute for Jewish Research.

Community Partners: Canada Israel Friendship Association, Israel Truth Week, Canadian Patriotic Association, The Speakers Action Group

About Dr. Romirowsky: He serves as Acting Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East. He is an adjunct scholar at the Foundation for the Defence of Democracies and the Middle East Forum.

He holds a BA degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, masters degrees from Villanova University and West Chester University, and a doctorate from King’s College, London.

Dr. Romirowsky has traveled widely in Egypt, Turkey, Jordan, Tunisia, Israel and the Palestinian Territories and is recognized as a leading authority on the United Nations Relief and Welfare Agency (UNRWA) and on Middle East politics in general.

EVENT #2: Wednesday, October 23, 7:30 pm, Hamilton
McMASTER UNIVERSITY, Room 127, T-13 Building (on Main St. W., just west of hospital)

Hosted by: Israel on Campus and the McMaster Jewish Faculty Association

EVENTS 3 & 4: Anti-Semitism on Campuses? How much do you know?

Special Guest Speaker Tammi Rossman-Benjamin

EVENT #3: Monday, October 28, 5:00 pm, Toronto
(venue change) Room HNES 038, Health Nursing & Environmental Studies Building
(#31 on map)

Tammi Rossman-Benjamin is a lecturer at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and a co-founder of the AMCHA Initiative, an organization whose mission is to investigate, document, educate about and combat anti-Semitic behavior on college and university campuses.

Hosted by: Hasbara at York, Canada-Israel Friendship Association and the Never Again Group.

EVENT #4: Tuesday, October 29, Hamilton: The Never Again Group and the Progressive Muslims Institute Canada are bringing Tammi to McMaster University, also FREE. Info here.

POSTED BY: Mark Vandermaas, Israel Truth Week,