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How Donald Trump could soon discard a long-standing precedent on Israel
December 14, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to the Washington Post’s Carol Morello Every four years, presidential candidates routinely signal their support…

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Obama’s Legacy on Israel/Palestine
December 12, 2016

Policy Director Josh Ruebner in the Journal of Palestine Studies: This retrospective assessment argues that despite the arrival in office in…

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Trump and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. What Could Go Wrong?
December 9, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to Joshua Keating of Slate Palestinians are also skeptical that much will change under the…

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Israel votes to retroactively legalize settlements in Palestinian West Bank
December 8, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to Larry Mantle of AirTalk on NPR affiliate KPCC 89.3FM The Israeli parliament gave initial…

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Trump win could give Israel freer hand with Palestinians
November 23, 2016

Associated Press quotes Executive Director Yousef Munayyer: Last December, Trump told The Associated Press that he wanted to be “very neutral”…

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Trump appointees endorsed link between Islam and radicalism
November 18, 2016

By Michael Crowley and Nahal Toosi POLITICO quotes Executive Director, Yousef Munayyer “Especially since the start of the so-called War on…

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Candidate Trump’s embrace of Israeli policies may ease once he’s president
November 16, 2016

By Oren Dorell USA Today quotes Executive Director, Yousef Munayyer: Trump appears ready to take a hands-off approach to Israel and…

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In Muhammad Dahlan’s Ascent, a Proxy Battle for Legitimacy
November 2, 2016

by Peter Baker November 2nd, 2016 The New York Times quotes Executive Director Yousef Munayyer That does not mean Mr. Dahlan…

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The struggle for indigenous rights extends to Palestine
October 10, 2016

World Reporter at ThinkProgress Justin Salhani writes about Indigenous People’s Day and Palestine quoting Yousef Munayyer: “If you look at writings…

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