Yousef Munayyer


Yousef Munayyer is the former Executive Director of the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights. He is a scholar-activist focused on Palestine and U.S. policy in the region as well as civil rights and liberties of minority communities in the United States. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland in Government and Politics and has written widely in mainstream forums on these issues.

Location: Washington, DC

Areas of Expertise: U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, Israel/Palestine; Palestinian history; Palestinian citizens of Israel and Israeli politics; intersection of civil liberties, national security, and political repression