French President Francois Hollande (3rd from left) is surrounded by heads of state (from left to right) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Ibrahim Boubakar Keita of Mali, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, EU Council President Donald Tusk and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas as they attend the solidarity march (March Republicaine) in the streets of Paris, January 11, 2015. (photo credit: AFP/Philippe Wojazer, Pool)

The French Connection

Gershon Baskin claims that he personally delivered offers of direct secret meetings to Netanyahu from Abbas and they were all rejected. read more


Gershon Baskin addresses the INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE QUESTION OF JERUSALEM: Jerusalem at the heart of the peaceful settlement of the question of Palestine in Dakar on  4 May 2016.

Does Loss of Confidence mean that Peace is no longer Possible?

Gershon believes that as a result of a failed peace process, both sides have lost confidence, and there is now a significant amount of people feeling that peace its not possible. read more


International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem

International Conference on the Question of Jerusalem: Proceedings

Gershon Baskin believes that Jerusalem was a microcosm of the entire Arab-Israeli conflict and that conventional wisdom throughout years of the peace process had been to leave Jerusalem “until the end” when, in fact, it should have been the first issue on the agenda. read more