Thursday, September 18, 2014 Elul 23, 5774
Location:
Philadelphia Ethical Society
1906 Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Screening of The Gatekeepers

March 16, 2014 6:00 PM

The Philadelphia Ethical Society and J Street Philadelphia are hosting a screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary, The Gatekeepers. Come hear what six former heads of Israel's Shin Bet security service have to say about Israel's quest for security and peace. Join in a post-film discussion at a crucial time for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.

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A weekly program for seniors presented by the Klein Center City Senior Program
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