The American Jewish Committee will hold its annual meeting with keynote speaker Bret Stephens of the Wall Street Journal. Mr. Stephens will speak about the “The Middle East at its Crucible”.
Bret Stephens writes “Global View,” the foreign-affairs column for The Wall Street Journal, for which he won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for commentary. He is the paper’s deputy editorial page editor, responsible for the opinion sections of the Journal’s sister editions in Europe and Asia, and a member of the Journal’s editorial board. Previously, Stephens was editor-in-chief of The Jerusalem Post, a position he assumed in 2002 at age 28. He was raised in Mexico City and educated at the University of Chicago and the London School of Economics. His first book, America in Retreat: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder, will be published in November by Sentinel Books.
Bret Stephens, foreign-affairs columnist of the Wall Street Journal, asserts that the Obama Administration fails to fully comprehend the implications of a conflict that transcends territorial dispute. Stephens believes that the Administration are quick to criticize Israel, but don't hold Palestine for their actions.