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Canceled: Be Strong and of Good Courage: How Israel's Most Important Leaders Shaped Its Destiny

Due to recent news from the UT administration, this event is cancelled until further notice.

David Makovsky will examine significant Israeli leaders who were part of the establishment off the state and instrumental in safeguarding its future. He will discuss moments of leadership and strategic judgment during Israel's history.

Makovsky is the Ziegler distinguished fellow at The Washington Insitute and an adjunct professor in Middle East studies at Johns Hopkins University. He is also a former executive editor of the Jerusalem Post.

This event is co-hosted by Howard Baker Center Global Security and The Fern and Manfred Steinfeld Program in Judaic Studies. It is free and open to the public. Guests may park in the Vol Hall Garage (1545 White Ave. Garage) at no cost by requesting a voucher from the Baker Center staff at the event. Directions to the Baker Center can be found here.

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, Toyota Auditorium - Room 103
1640 Cumberland Ave., Knoxville, TN 37996

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Fern and Manfred Steinfeld Program in Judaic Studies, Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, Religious Studies
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