Israel-Gaza and the US Politics of a Cease-Fire
Live from Israel, News2share’s Trey Yingst speaks to political commentator Jon-Christopher Bua about the United States political implications of the Israel/Palestine conflict, including the possibility of a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel, as well as how the 2014/2016 elections may be affected.
Featuring Trey Yingst and Jon-Christopher Bua
Produced by Ford Fischer
About the Author
Contributor Jon-Christopher Bua is a Member of The White House Press Corps, White House Commentator & US Political Analyst who also contributes to The Huffington Post UK by way of his Analysis Blogs.
For several years working for Sky News "JC" was US Executive Guest Producer, White House Commentator, and US Political Analyst providing on air analysis and insights from Washington, London and across America on a variety of breaking news stories which included the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the 2004-2012 US Presidential Elections and many international crises.
Born in Manhattan, he began his professional career in theatre and television, working as an actor, director and teacher.
In 1992 his love for politics and theatre came together when he volunteered to media train spokespeople for the campaign of presidential candidate Governor Bill Clinton. He came to DC to run several communications programs for the Democratic National Committee and was appointed to three senior executive communications positions in the Clinton Administration.
He has provided strategic communications advice to both Democratic and Republican candidates, agencies of the US Government here and abroad, not-for-profit groups and businesses in the private sector worldwide.
Jon-Christopher is an Adjunct Professor at the Georgetown University Graduate School of Foreign Service teaching a course called "Politics & The Media, An American-European Perspective."