Annual Ariel Avrech Memorial Lectures
9th Annual Ariel Avrech Memorial Lecture
Joel B. Pollak: “The Mainstream Media’s Betrayal of Israel.”
3 June 2012
Joel grew up in Chicago where he attended Solomon Schechter Day School and graduated Niles North High School as class valedictorian. He attended Harvard College and then earned his law degree from Harvard Law School. Additionally, Joel has a Masters Degree in Jewish Studies from the University of Cape Town, South Africa where he was born.
Joel is a brilliant and articulate commentator on talk radio, Fox News and CNN. Currently, he serves as the Editor-in-Chief and in-house counsel to the influential Breitbart.com websites. The lecture will address the following questions: At what point did the mainstream media turn against Israel and why do they consistently demonize the Jewish State? How should supporters of Israel combat this insidious betrayal?
Recorded by Marc Franklin
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