BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// TZID:America/Chicago X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/Chicago BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Chicago:20210418T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Chicago:20210516T110000 DTSTAMP:20210331T002636Z URL: SUMMARY:The Modern Tribes of Israel: An Inside Look at the Issues that Defi ne 21st Century Israeli Society with Amir Tibon DESCRIPTION:Israel is going through a period of turmoil\, with four electio n cycles in two years and an unprecedented sense of political instability. In a series of lectures about the 'modern tribes' that define Israeli soc iety\, award-winning Israeli journalist Amir Tibon will describe how Israe l’s multi-cultural society is handling the challenges created by this re ality. The series will include five sessions conducted over Zoom\, each on e lasting an hour and containing an in-depth presentation followed by an o pportunity for participants to ask their own questions.  \;Amir will s hare anecdotes\, data \;and stories from behind the scenes\, that will all help explain Israel's challenging dilemmas\, and also its great poten tial and promising \;opportunities. \;\n\n April 18: \; Israe l's unprecedented fourth election\n April 25: \; Tel Aviv and Jerusal em\, Israel and Judea?\n May 2: \; American Jewry and a divided Israe l\n May 9:  \;The women’s revolution in the Israeli Arab Sector\n May 16: Personal Reflection: Life on the Gaza Border \;\n\nRegister He re\nMembers: Free\nNon-Members: $50\nA Zoom link will be provided to those who register shortly before the program begins. Contact Amy Karp with que stions:\n\n\n\nAmir Tibon is a senior editor and writ er at Haaretz newspaper. From 2016 to 2020 he was the paper's Washington c orrespondent\, covering the Trump administration\, Congress and the U.S. J ewish community. Amir's writing on Israel and the Middle East has appeared in The Atlantic\, the New Yorker\, Foreign Affairs and other leading U.S. publications. His first book\, a biography of Palestinian President Mahmo ud Abbas\, came out in 2017. Amir currently lives in Kibbutz Nahal Oz\, th e closest place in Israel to Gaza\, with his wife and daughter.\n\nThis pr ogram is cosponsored by the Lee and Jerry Zoldan Charitable Foundation and an anonymous donation. ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: 1/03/MODERN-TRIBES-WEB-IMAGE-1.jpg CATEGORIES:Featured END:VEVENT BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Chicago X-LIC-LOCATION:America/Chicago BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:20210314T030000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:CDT END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE END:VCALENDAR