Kenneth J. Bialkin

Kenneth J. Bialkin

Kenneth J. Bialkin, a lawyer, is chairman of the America-Israel Friendship League, former national chairman of the Anti-Defamation League, and former chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations.

The Prerequisite for Peace in the Middle East: Arab Recognition of the Legitimacy of Israel

| March 4, 2010

Middle East peace diplomacy aimed at ending the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and the broader Arab-Israeli conflict is bound to fail yet again unless the process is reconfigured to emphasize, as its centerpiece, Arab recognition of the Jewish People’s ancient claims to their ancestral homeland and the right of Israel to exist as a Jewish state.