Starring: Jonathan Kuttab who has a jurist doctor in international law from the University of Virginia, and co-founder of Al Haq Human Rights organization in Palestine.
Jonathan Kuttab is a leading human rights lawyer. After graduating with his Doctor of Jurisprudence (JD) from Virginia Law School, and practicing a couple of years on Wall Street, Jonathan returned home to Palestine.
In 1979, Jonathan cofounded Al Haq, the first international human rights legal organization in Palestine. Later he co-founded the Palestinian Center for the Study of Non-Violence (now Violence International) and also founded the Mandela Institute for Prisoners.
Jonathan is a Palestinian Christian, who is past chair of the Bethlehem Bible College serves on the board of the Sabeel Ecumenical Theology Center in Jerusalem and is a leader in the establishment of Christ at the Checkpoint conference. Jonathan was part of the 1994 legal team for the Cairo agreement that resulted in the Oslo II Accord.