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    Book Discussion on Exit Berlin

    Charlotte Bonelli talked about her book, Exit Berlin: How One Woman Saved Her Family from Nazi Germany, in which she looks at a collection of letters written between American industrialist…

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    Middle East Developments

    Secretary of State John Kerry spoke about the situation in the Middle East and U.S.-Israel relations at the opening of the 2013 American Jewish Committee (AJC) Global Forum. This was…

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    2012 Presidential Election

    Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) and William Kristol debated 2012 presidential election issues. Topics included Obama administration policies toward Israel, the economy, Iran’s…

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    Global View of Israel

    Panelists from three different countries talked about their groups' efforts to improve Israel’s world image and how best to respond to those who question Israel’s legitimacy as…

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    U.S. Foreign Policy and the Middle East

    Elliott Abrams, former White House Deputy National Security Adviser for President George W. Bush, and former Democratic Representative Robert Wexler debated U.S. foreign policy toward…

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    Global Jewish Advocacy

    New York Times Columnist Roger Cohen and Wall Street Journal Deputy Editorial Page Editor Bret Stephens debated U.S. and Israel’s policies towards Iran. Topics included…

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    Israel at Sixty

    The 102nd annual meeting of the American Jewish Committee at the Capital Hilton celeberated the 60th anniversary of Israel. Israeli Vice Premier Haim Ramon spoke about the future of…

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    Israel at Sixty

    Secretary of State Rice delivered the keynote address at a celebration of the 60th anniversary of Israel. In her remarks she spoke about historic ties between the U.S. and Israel, the…

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    Israeli and Arab Journalists Dialogue

    Journalists talk about tensions in the Middle East, regional security, and media coverage of events. They responded to questions from audience members. Aharon Barnea moderated. The…

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    Book Discussion on Internal Combustion

    Edwin Black talked about his book, Internal Combustion: How Corporations and Governments Addicted the World to Oil and Derailed the Alternatives, published by St. Martin’s…

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    Tsunami Relief

    Former President Bill Clinton spoke at the American Jewish Committee 99th annual meeting. He talked about the work of non-governmental organizations, specifically his work for tsunami…

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    State Sponsored Terrorism

    Participants talked about global terrorism and counter-terrorism strategies. Among the topics they addressed were deterring rogue states, preventing the proliferation of weapons of…

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    Direction of the Supreme Court

    Senator Biden spoke about missile defense and the future of the Supreme Court. Among the issues he addressed were the threat of nuclear proliferation, the consequences of Supreme Court…

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    The Continuing Threat of Worldwide Terrorism

    Mr. Freeh talked about the many levels of damage that terrorism can inflict. Specifically he talked about enforcing the rule of law, preserving human rights and the importance of…

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    A Reflection on the Shoah

    Cardinal Cassidy talked about the Holocaust and the recent Vatican report reflecting on the Holocaust and the role Catholics played during that time. He also talked about the progress…

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    Gala Dinner Speech

    Program begins in progress, during the public service awards. There are occasional technical difficulties in the audio. Prime Minister Netanyahu made remarks about the status of…

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    New Immigrants on Thanksgiving Holiday

    Ms. Meissner and several recent immigrants to the United States reflected upon what the Thanksgiving holiday means to them, as well as citizenship in the United States, during a meal…

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    Holocaust Victims' Assets in Swiss Banks

    Mr. Siweic and Mr. Beck talked about the hardships faced by Jewish and other victims of Nazi Germany who reside in nations of the former Soviet bloc as they attempt to obtain…

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    Judaism and the Law

    Justice Ginsburg spoke about the whether attorneys and judges with Jewish backgrounds approach the law and decided cases differently and the connections between Judaism and the law.

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    American Jewish Committee

    President Clinton spoke about his Middle East policy, including encouraging the peace process and confronting terrorism.

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