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(Michael Welch)

My Jerusalem: Response to the U.S. Embassy Announcement

Winnipeg panel discussion. Reflections by 3 great faith traditions on Jerusalem and US embassy move

Length: 0:00:00
Uploaded: 19 Jul, 2018

Recording Date: 19 Jul, 2018
Recording Location: CKUW 95.9FM in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Language: English
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air

Program Title: My Jerusalem: Response to the U.S. Embassy Announcement
Description: This week's Global Research News Hour presents excerpts from the Winnipeg talk, sponsored by a number of local groups to address the implications of the U.S. Administration's decision to relocate its embassy to the Holy City of Jerusalem. Representatives of the three great faith traditions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, all of which have unique ties to the city, were called upon to comment on this development. Speakers at the event included Esther Epp-Thiessen, a representative of the Mennonite Central Committee, Rabbi David Mivasair of Independent Jewish Voices, Idris Elbakri, a Palestinian -Canadian of the Muslim faith, and Fadi Ennab, a Palestinian - Canadian of the Christian faith.

Host(s): Michael Welch
Featured Speakers/Guests: Esther Epp-Thiessen, Rabbi David Mivasair, Idris Elbakri, Fadi Ennab, Joanna Hiebert Bergen

Credits: audio from video-recordings by Paul S Graham


Politics > Activism
Regional > United States
Regional > Middle East
Regional > Canada
Society and Culture > Racism
Regional > Middle East > Isreal/Palestine
Type: Weekly Program

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