Interpreting israel: A COnversation with Michael Koplow
TUESDAY, MARCH 21 | 6:30 P.M.
Israeli economist Dan Ben-David recently said, “This is our second war of independence, and all Jews have a stake in its outcome.” In our conversation with Michael Kaplow, we will focus on unpacking this “second war of independence,” why it is happening, what it means, and what is at stake.
Michael Koplow is the chief policy officer of Israel Policy Forum, and also serves as a senior research fellow of the Kogod Research Center at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America. Before coming to Israel Policy Forum, he was the founding program director of the Israel Institute. He writes Israel Policy Forum’s weekly Koplow Column and edits Israel Policy Exchange, which is a leading source for commentary and analysis on Israel and American Jewry, and his work regularly appears in Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, the Atlantic, and the Forward, among other publications.