Zoom Webinar: Ukraine: Report from the Front Lines

Wednesday, November 2, 2022 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
United States

Attend this zoom webinar with award-winning journalist Trudy Rubin. Trudy Rubin is the foreign affairs columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer, and a member of The Inquirer’s editorial board. Her column runs regularly in many other newspapers around the United States.

This past year, she has visited Ukraine twice, at the onset of the invasion by Russia and most recently over the summer. She has interviewed world leaders about the crisis, and written numerous articles providing in-depth coverage on the war in Ukraine. In 2017, Ms. Rubin was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in commentary and in 2018 she received the Overseas Press Club of America's Flora Lewis award for best commentary in any medium on international news. She was also a Pulitzer finalist in 2001, for her columns on Israel and Palestine. In 2010 she received the Arthur Ross Award for distinguished analysis of foreign affairs from the American Academy of Diplomacy. In 2008 she was awarded the Edward Weintal prize for international reporting. She is the author of Willful Blindness: The Bush Administration and Iraq.

Ms. Rubin has special expertise on the Middle East, South Asia, Russia and Eastern Europe. She appears frequently on radio and television and in recent years has traveled repeatedly to Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Tunisia, Lebanon, Israel, the West Bank, Russia, Ukraine, Western Europe and China.

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