Lilienthal, Alfred M.

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1913-12-25
Death 2008-10-06
Arabic, English

Biographical notes:

American anti-Zionist author; editor and publisher, Middle East Perspective, 1968-1985.

From the description of Alfred M. Lilienthal papers, 1936-1999. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754871940

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:

  • 1913, December 25: Born, New York City
  • 1934: B.A. Cornell University
  • 1938: LL.B. Columbia University Admitted to New York Bar
  • 1939 - 1941 : With Bennet, House and Counts, New York City
  • 1940: President, Republican First Voters League
  • 1941: Fusion party candidate for New York City Council Actively opposed American Youth Congress
  • 1942 - 43, 1945 : With the State Department, Division of Defense Materials
  • 1943 - 1945 : Served with the U.S. Army in the Middle East
  • 1945: Consultant to the U.S. Delegation at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco
  • 1947 - 1950 : In administrative practice
  • 1947 - 1952 : Counsel, American Council for Judaism, Washington Chapter
  • 1949 - 1950 : Secretary, Holyland Emergency Liaison Program, Inc. (H.E.L.P.)
  • 1951 - : Lecturer; TV and radio commentator; author of magazine articles and syndicated newspieces; frequent traveller to the Middle East
  • 1953: Author, What Price Israel?
  • 1956: Founder and chairman, National Committee for Security and Justice in the Middle East
  • 1957: Author, There Goes the Middle East
  • 1958, April - 1958 August : Middle East columnist, Nashville Banner (Tennessee) and Arizona Daily Star
  • 1958 - 1959 : Assistant photographer and editor, 16mm documentary color film "The Turbulent Middle East," for lecture use, 1959-1973
  • 1960 - 1965 : Founder and counsel, American Arab Association for Commerce and Industry
  • 1965: Author, The Other Side of the Coin
  • 1968 - 1985 : Editor and publisher of the monthly newsletter Middle East Perspective
  • 1969: J.D. Columbia University
  • 1976 - 1977 : Political columnist, daily Al Qabas, Kuwait
  • 1978: Author, The Zionist Connection

From the guide to the Alfred M. Lilienthal Papers, 1936-1997, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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Subjects:

  • Zionism
  • Jewish--Arab relations

Occupations:

  • Journalists

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • Israel (as recorded)
  • Middle East (as recorded)
  • Israel (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Middle East (as recorded)