Professor Jonathan Rynhold is the deputy head of the Political Studies dept. at Bar-Ilan University and as a senior researcher at the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies. His book entitled The Arab-Israeli Conflict in American Political Culture published by Cambridge University Press won the Israeli Association for Political Science book prize in 2016.
Our Voice of the Week is Dr Tamara Cofman Wittes, speaking at an IISS event in London, which asked: Is the US abandoning the Middle East? Dr Wittes is a Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution. The event was chaired by Emile Hokayem and took place on 4 March 2019.