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The War in Syria Cannot Be Won, But Can Be Ended

  • Montgomery College 51 Mannakee Street Rockville, MD, 20850 United States (map)

The Institute for Policy Studies is hosting a discussion sponsored by Montgomery College’s Peace and Justice Studies Community Global Nexus Program, Humanities Area, and Department of World Languages and Philosophy with IPS Fellow Phyllis Bennis.

Phyllis Bennis directs the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies and is a fellow of the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam. She has been a writer, analyst, and activist on Middle East and UN issues for many years. In 2001, she helped found and remains on the advisory board of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation. She writes and speaks widely across the U.S. and around the world as part of the global peace movement. She is the author of numerous books, including Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict and Before & After: US Foreign Policy and the War on Terror. She plays a leading role in US and global movements against wars and occupation. Her newest book is entitled Understanding ISIS & the New Global War on Terror: A Primer.

Event Details

  • Date: April 12, 2017

  • When: 12:00 - 1:00 PM

  • Where: Montgomery College, TC 136