The United Nations has recently come under attack for its handling of both the Ebola outbreak and the war in Syria. It has prompted some to question what the role of the U.N. should be on the international stage. We look at the relevance of the U.N., 70 years after its creation.
The story a Palestinian community organizer who united Fatah, Hamas and Israelis in an unarmed movement to save his village from destruction by the Israeli security barrier.
- Ayed Morrar employee at the Palestinian Interior Ministry and co-founder of the Popular Committee Against the Wall
- Ronit Avni founder and executive director of Just Vision, a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations and UN Alliance of Civilizations Global Expert.
- Julia Bacha director/producer/writer of "Budrus." She wrote and co-directed "Encounter Point" and co-wrote and edited "Control Room"
- David Makovsky senior fellow and director of the Project on the Middle East Peace Process at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and co-author with Dennis Ross of "Myths, Illusions and Peace: Finding a New Direction for America in the Middle East."
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