Best of Hanan Ashrawi: The Israel Lobby and the "Peace Process" from a Palestinian Perspective
The Israel Lobby Con EXTRA! Podcast
Hanan Ashrawi addressed the Israel lobby and the “Peace Process” at the 2017 "Israel Lobby & American Policy" conference at the National Press Club Hanan Ashrawi was the first woman to be elected member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in 2009. She served as the Official Spokesperson of the Palestinian Delegation to the Middle East peace process from 1991-1993 and participated in the 1991-1992 Madrid peace conference as a member of the Palestinian Leadership Committee delegation. In 1993 Dr. Ashrawi founded the Palestinian Independent Commission for Citizens’ Rights (PICCR) to investigate Israeli and Palestinian human rights violations. She chronicled her involvement in her book This Side of Peace: A Personal Account (1995). In 1996, Ashrawi was elected and subsequently reelected many times to the Palestinian Legislative Council. In 1996 she also accepted the post of Minister of Higher Education and Research. In 1998 Ashrawi founded and continues to serve in MIFTAH, the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy. Transcript: https://2017.israellobbyandamericanpolicy.org/Transcripts/Hanan_Ashrawi.htmlVideo: https://youtu.be/Ojr4hDw-IYQ
Iconic Palestinian Leader, Scholar and Activist, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi on Going Underground
On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, Iconic Palestinian Leader, Scholar and Activist. She discusses the exclusion of millions of Palestinians living under Israeli occupation from Israel’s Coronavirus vaccine program, the criminalisation of and pressure against the Boycott Divestment & Sanctions (BDS movement), inaction by the international community on Israel’s expanding settlements and entrenching illegal occupation, what the Biden administration will mean for Palestine, the Abraham Accords and why they will ultimately cause instability.
In this 5th episode, Antoine Mariotti speaks with former senior Palestinian official Dr Hanan Ashrawi. She just resigned from the PLO executive committee and decided to continue the fight for Palestinian rights as a member of the civil society.
Ricardo sits down for a conversation with Hanan Daoud Mikhael Ashrawi. She was born in 1946 - two years before the Isreali invasion of Palestine. She is a Palestinian leader, legislator, activist, and scholar who served as a member of the Leadership Committee and as an official spokesperson of the Palestinian delegation to the Middle East peace process, beginning with the Madrid Peace Conference of 1991. Her resume is long - too long even to go over but her life has been one of patriotism, discussion, debate and of course a strong and deep revolutionary spirit. Her story is that of perseverance through the victories and failures.
Interview With Dr. Hanan Ashrawi October 29th, 2018
Hanan Mikhail Ashrawi has been called one of the most influential women in the Arab world. A former professor of English literature, Ashrawi is best known for her advocacy of Palestinian self-determination and peace in the Middle East. As a leader in politics and civil society, she has worked tirelessly for an end to the Israeli occupation and for democracy and gender equality in Palestine.
The Global Context and Human Imperative of Peace in the Middle East. Hanan Ashrawi. Fall 2005
Social Sciences & Humanities: Lectures, Debates, Forums
A compelling and influential voice in the contemporary theatre of Middle Eastern Politics delivered a Chancellor Dunning Trust Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 7:30 pm in Grant Hall.Hanan Ashrawi, founder and secretary general of the Palestinian Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy (MIFTAH) speaks on The Global Context and HumanImperative of Peace in the Middle East.A tireless campaigner for human rights, she has distinguished herself in both the academic and political arenas.Her academic expertise has played a vital role in the development and recognition of Palestinian culture, while her longstanding political activism on behalf of the Palestinian people has contributed greatly to the establishment of an independent and self-governing Palestine.