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Debunking the Myth of Israeli Democracy

Jamal Zahalka, Member of the Israeli Knesset, will discuss the myth of Israeli democracy.


Jamal Zahalka, has been a member of the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, since 2003. He is a member of different committees in the Knesset that address education, culture, sports, local government and economic affairs. He is the head of the National Democratic Assembly, a party representing the Palestinians citizens of Israel. He holds a PhD in pharmaceutical studies from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Moderated by Professor Bashir Abu-Manneh.


Monday, 14 November 2011, 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Columbia University, International Affairs Building
Altschul auditorium, Room 417
420 West 118 Street