Friday Nights

Keep in mind, all members of the greater community are welcome to attend Friday night lectures at Temple Emanuel of Great Neck.

Call  516-482-5701 for more information.



Friday, Sept. 23  •  7:30pm

Judge Jack B. Weinstein
Sr. U.S. District Judge, Eastern District of NY

Topic: “Preventing the Destruction of Our Environment: A Jewish View”



Friday, Nov. 4  •  7:30pm

J. J. Goldberg
Editor-At-Large of The Forward

Topic: “Election 2016–The Stakes for the Jewish Community and Israel”


wilkerson-fridayFriday, Dec. 2  •  7:30pm

Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson
Visiting Professor of Government and Public Policy at College of William and Mary, former Chief of Staff for Secretary of State Colin Powell

Topic: “The Consequences of Climate Change: A National Security Perspective”

MARCH 2017


Friday, Mar. 3  •  7:30pm

Karen J. Greenberg
Director of the Center on National Security

Topic: “Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State”



wolff-fridayFriday, Mar. 31  •  7:30pm

Richard D. Wolff
Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Topic: “Capitalism’s Crisis Deepens”

APRIL 2017

noahlederman-friday-copyFriday, Apr. 21  •  7:30pm

Noah Lederman
Author of the forthcoming memoir
A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for His Family’s Holocaust Secrets

Topic: “A Grandson’s Search…”

JUNE 2017

richard-cohen-fridayFriday, June 2  •  7:30pm

Richard Cohen
President of Southern Poverty Law Center

Topic: “SPLC: Protecting Society’s Most Vulnerable”

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