ARCHIVED: Politics faculty member Sam Abrams conducts survey of Jewish leaders in America on the recent events in Egypt

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Politics faculty member Sam Abrams, along with professor Steven M. Cohen of the Berman Jewish Policy Archive at NYU Wagner, have released the results of an online, opt-in survey of Jewish leaders conducted in March 2011. The survey demonstrates that American Jews are of two minds about recent developments in Egypt: On the one hand, they warmly greet the apparent turn to democracy and human rights. At the same time, they are unsure of the implications for Israel and the Jewish State’s long-standing peace treaty with Egypt. The survey results were reported by , as well as in a from BJPA.