Consultant to the Palestine-Israel Projects

Bashir Bashir works with ORG as a consultant on its strategic thinking projects in Israel and Palestine. He is a Research Fellow at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, our local partner. He taught political philosophy at the LSE, Queen's University, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His primary research interests are deliberative democracy, multiculturalism, the politics of reconciliation, theories of citizenship, and Palestinian nationalism. His publications include: The Politics of Reconciliation in Multicultural Societies, co-edited with Will Kymlicka and was published in 2008 by Oxford University Press; ‘Reconciling Historical Injustices: Deliberative Democracy and the Politics of Reconciliation’, Res Publica, 18(2), 2012: 127-143; With Amos Goldberg, ‘Deliberating the Holocaust and the Nakba: Disruptive Empathy and Binationalism in Israel/Palestine’, Journal of Genocide Research, 16(1), 2014: 77-99.