Galia Golan: The Israeli Peace Movement and the 2006 Lebanon War

Conversations with History: Galia Golan

Galia Golan; Professor in the Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy, Herzlia, Israel

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Israeli political scientist and peace activist Galia Golan for a discussion of the peace movement in Israel. She reflects on the Israeli domestic situation, compares Israeli occupation policies to South Africa's apartheid, and analyzes Israel"s geopolitical constraints. She also compares the stability of superpower conflict in the Middle East during the Cold War with today's regional geopolitical situation, especially Israel's conflict with Iran.

Key Words: Political Scientists, Israel, Democracy, Middle East, Political Scientists, Women Trailblazers
Galia Golan
Publication date: 
October 15, 2006
Publication type: 
Conversations with History