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Syria • ISIS • Middle East Violence • and the Next President

When: Monday, February 1, 2016, 7:00 pm
Where: Suffolk University Law School, First Floor Function Room • 120 Tremont St • near Park Street MBTA • Boston

How can the US stop destabilizing the Middle East and lay the foundation for peace?

Valentine MoghadamStephen Kinzer

Stephen Kinzer: The Roots of Middle East Terror

Valentine Moghadam: ISIS, the World System, and the Need for New Politics

Stephen Kinzer is an author, U.S. foreign policy analyst, and award-winning foreign correspondent who has covered more than 50 countries on five continents. He spent over 20 years with The New York Times, posted in Central America, Berlin, and Istanbul. His books include All the Shah’s Men: An American Coup and The Roots of Middle East Terror. He writes a column for The Boston Globe and is a Senior Fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University.

Valentine Moghadam is Professor of International Affairs and Sociology, Northeastern University and Director of its Middle East Studies Program and International Affairs Program.  Born in Tehran, she is author of Modernizing Women: Gender and Social Change in the Middle East and Globalization and Social Movements: Islamism, Feminism, and the Global Justice Movement

Introduced by Rachael Cobb, Chair, Suffolk University Government Department

Sponsored by Massachusetts Peace Action's Middle East Working Group and Suffolk University Government Department

Suggested donation $5 in advance • $10 at the door • students and low income free • Pre-register: mideast.bpt.me/

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