S. Daniel Abraham financing 'tent cities'In an Israel Radio interview in the 8:00-9:00 hour this morning, protest leader Stav Shafir admitted to Israel Radio's Keren Neubach that American millionaire and peace process promoter S. Daniel Abraham has financed some of the 'social justice' demonstrations that have taken place in Israel over the last few weeks. Abraham admitted the same thing on Tuesday night.
S. Daniel Abraham founded and heads the S. Daniel Abraham Centre for Middle East Peace and Economic Co-operation. He also funds the Peres Peace Centre and was heavily involved in the Oslo accords and at one point Birthright. He is a member of AIPAC. He has children in Israel and keeps staff here. He's been "pro-peace" [= favoring Israeli concessions] for many years. His money source is Slimfast.
Danny Abraham is also the chief funder of the Center for Middle East Peace in Washington, now headed by former Rep. Robert Wexler. The Center is very close with Shimon Peres. He is also said to be close to the Clintons.