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Noam Chomsky and Alan Dershowitz Debate 2005
Noam Chomsky and Alan Dershowtiz debate on the question, "Israel and Palestine After Disengagement: Where Do We Go From Here?" Dershowitz argued for a political solution based on an Israeli withdrawal from Palestinian towns and a mobile security fence to protect Israel’s borders, while Chomsky insisted that the main obstacle to peace in the region is U.S.-Israeli insistence on maintaining settlements and rejecting minimal Palestinian rights. The debate was held on November 29 in front of a packed house at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.
Originally broadcast on 12/23/2005