The Team

Avinoam Bar-Yosef
Former President and Founding Director
Prof. Yehezkel Dror
Founding President (Emeritus)
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Bio

Avinoam Bar-Yosef is the Former President and the Founding Director of the Jewish People Policy Institute. He was Chief Diplomatic Correspondent and Commentator, and later US Bureau Chief for the Ma’ariv daily newspaper. He wrote thousands of articles, weekly columns and analyses, many of them on Jewish People issues and policies. From 1999 to 2002 he served as senior advisor to then JAFI chairman Sallai Meridor. At JPPI he wrote policy papers, and published op-ed columns in the Israeli and international newspapers including the New York Times – International Herald Tribune, Ha’aretz and Ma’ariv.


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9/02/2020

Opening Remarks By Avinoam Bar-Yosef

7/23/2020

Virtual Tisha b’Av Study Session on National and Personal Loneliness

3/30/2020

Foreword

1/17/2019

Israeli And Diaspora Jews: ‘We Are Siblings, Not Cousins’

7/11/2018

Foreword

3/29/2018

Introduction by Avinoam Bar-Yosef

11/09/2017

Foreword

6/26/2017

Op-Ed: Red Lines Belong to the People

6/19/2017

Preface

6/05/2017

Introduction

5/01/2017

Op-Ed: When Craziness Makes Sense

3/01/2017

Closing Remarks at the 2017 Conference on the Future of the Jewish People

12/22/2016

Amb. Dennis Ross – Foreign Policy Challenges Facing Trump Administration

11/10/2016

Op-Ed: The Trump Win: Hoping for a Strong America to Advance a Peace Initiative

5/16/2016

Op-Ed in WSJ: The Improbable Happiness of Israelis

4/01/2015

Op-Ed: Best of Luck to Rivlin

3/16/2014

The Conference on the Future of the Jewish People, Glen Cove 2014

2/10/2014

Dr. Shalom Salomon Wald – Rise and Fall of Civilizations: Lessons for the Jewish People

6/19/2013

2013 – Elections in the United States and Israel

2/02/2012

Amb. Ross’s First Visit to JPPI upon Returning as Co-Chair in 2012

2/02/2011

The 2010 Conference of the Jewish People Report


Bio

Professor of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a member of the Club of Rome, scholar and international advisor on statecraft, governance, and policy planning. He served as a senior staff member of the RAND Corporation in the USA; Senior Advisor in the Offices of Israeli Prime Ministers and Ministers of Defense; Fellow at the Berlin Institute for Advanced Study and Science Center; and senior professor at the European Institute of Public Administration, Maastricht.


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