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The 2015 Edward Said Memorial Lecture

"The Legacy of
Edward Said"


Dr. Cornel West
Professor of Philosophy
& Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary, and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University

1 October 2015
The Palestine Center

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"Pope Francis, American Churches, and Palestinian Rights"

By Grace Said and Joanna Springer

Pope Francis’ September 2015 visit to the U.S. will doubtless reinforce his reach to the new audiences he has attracted beyond the Catholic Church with his strong positions on such issues as the environment, poverty, migrants – and Palestinian rights to freedom and equality.

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"Why have the killers of Sabra and Shatila escaped justice?"
By Zeina Azzam

Exactly how many were killed between 16 and 18 September 1982 remains unknown. Estimates vary from 800 to 3,500; the real number is hard to determine because bodies were buried quickly in mass graves or never found, and many men were marched out of the camp and “disappeared.” No information has been released about them to this day.

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