Benjamin Pogrund was deputy editor of the Rand Daily Mail in Johannesburg, which was closed down because of its stand against apartheid. He was also chief foreign sub-editor of The Independent. He has lived in Jerusalem since 1997 and was founder director of Yakar’s Center for Social Concern. He is the author of Drawing Fire: Investigating the Accusations of Apartheid in Israel.
Our voice of the week is Dr David Hirsh, Professor Alan Johnson, Dr Dave Rich and Rick Nye, strategy director of Populus, speaking on Israel, the global Left and global public opinion after the 1967 Six-Day War at the BICOM-Fathom-RUSI conference Israel and the Middle East: 50 Years since the Six-Day War, in London on 17 March 2017.