Mitchell Bard is the Executive Director
of the nonprofit American-Israeli
Cooperative Enterprise (AICE) and
a foreign policy analyst who lectures
frequently on U.S.-Middle East policy.
Dr. Bard is also the director of the Jewish
Virtual Library, the worlds
most comprehensive online encyclopedia
of Jewish history and culture.
three years he was the editor of the Near
East Report, the American
Israel Public Affairs Committee's (AIPAC) weekly
newsletter on U.S. Middle East policy.
to working at AIPAC, Dr. Bard served
as an analyst in the polling
division of the 1988 Bush campaign.
Bard has appeared on Fox News, MSNBC,
NBC, CBC, the Jenny Jones Show, al-Jazeera
and other local, national and international television
and radio outlets. His work has been
published in academic
journals, magazines and
He is the editor/author of 22 books:
Bard is also the author/editor of six
studies published by AICE:
holds a Ph.D. in political science
from UCLA and a masters degree
in public policy from Berkeley. He
received his B.A. in economics from
the University of California at Santa