Is Israel's Peace Movement Dead?

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President Bush was reluctant to get involved in the Middle East after President Clinton's failed peace efforts, but Israel's reoccupation of the Gaza Strip brought a harsh rebuke from Secretary of State Colin Powell. Israel's withdrawal sparked debate over whether President Sharon intended a brief occupation or was responding to US criticism. Does Israel's peace movement still exist? Should President Bush get more deeply involved? We'll hear some provocative thoughts from Palestinian and Israeli human rights workers, government representatives and journalists.
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Doctors Without Borders


Nixon Center

Palestinian Liberation Organization

The Palestinian Society for the Protection of Human Rights & the Environment

Peace Now

US Supreme Court



Warren Olney