Catherine Goodwin served as an intern for the Jewish Policy Center during Summer 2019. At the time of this publication, she is pursuing her Bachelors of Arts degree in International Studies from the University of South Carolina.
At USC, Catherine works as a research assistant in her department, where she has written primarily on political behavior and developmental aid. She serves on the executive board for the University’s Civic Leadership Education and Action Team and the Alexander Hamilton Society campus chapter. She hopes to continue working in policy research after her graduation in December 2019.
Hamza Bin Laden Reported Dead
Multiple media outlets this week reported that Hamza Bin Laden, son of Osama Bin Laden was killed some time within the last two years. At least three U.S. officials acknowledged that the U.S. played a role in his death. Hamza spent most of his life in Iran, and had appeared in videos for al-Qaeda since […]
Israelis Targeted for False Rape Accusation
Authorities in Cyprus arrested a British woman on Sunday after she admitted her rape allegations against 12 Israeli men were false. Five of the men were released last week, and the remaining seven were released on Sunday when the accuser recanted her original claim. The young men were provided legal counsel throughout the ordeal, primarily […]
U.S. Cancels F-35 Sale to Turkey
The U.S. government announced Wednesday that it is canceling Turkey’s participation in the F-35 fighter jet program. For weeks, Washington had cautioned Ankara that purchasing the S-400 air defense system from Russia would preclude the U.S. from continuing Turkey in the program, and Turkish pilots had already been removed from F-35 training. When the first […]