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Sa'ed Atshan. Photo from Facebook.

News April 2017

Controversy over Palestinian speaker at Friends’ Central School Sa’ed Atshan. Photo from Facebook. In early February, administrators at Philadelphia’s Friends’ Central School canceled a talk by invited scholar Dr. Sa’ed Atshan, a Palestinian Quaker and tenure-track professor of peace and conflict studies at the Quaker-affiliated Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pa. Atshan had been invited to speak to the school’s Peace and Equality in Palestine club🔒

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