Yair Hirschfeld is the Isaac and Mildred Brochstein Fellow in Middle East Peace and Security in Honor of Yitzhak Rabin at the Baker Institute. Hirschfeld is currently teaching at the University of Haifa in the Department of Middle Eastern History. Hirschfeld was a member of the Israeli team that prepared the first Israeli-Palestinian blueprint for the Permanent Status Agreement. He is also the director general of the Tel Aviv-based Economic Cooperation Foundation (ECF).
Our voice of the week is Minister of Education, Naftali Bennett, leader of HaBayit HaYehudi, speaking to the 10th Annual INSS International Conference, Eretz Israel Museum, earlier in 2017, about his vision for Israel’s future.