Lebanese Woman Speaks Out Against Terrorism and Defends Israel At Duke University-Truth!
Summary of eRumor:
This is a forwarded transcript of a speech delivered at Duke University by author and activist Brigitte Gabriel. It gives an account of her childhood experiences growing up in Lebanon as a Christian in an Arabic culture. Gabriel tells of persecution toward Christians, living in a bomb shelter for seven years and how her wounded mother was treated in an Israeli hospital.
Brigitte Gabriel is real and did give this talk on the topic of terrorism at Duke University on October 14, 2004, in which she defended Israel.
Gabriel, a Christian, was raised in Lebanon and immigrated to the U.S. in 1989. Today, she is President of ACT! for America.org, a non-profit issues advocacy organization and has penned several books including the NYT best seller, They Must Be Stopped: Why We Must Defeat Radical Islam and How We Can Do It.
Gabriel also writes for Front Page Magazine where this transcript can be found. Click for transcript.
Video Interview of Brigitte Gabriel at Duke in 2004