Josh Reubner, national advocacy director for the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation and author of the book “Shattered Hopes: Obama’s Failure to Broker Israeli/Palestinian Peace,” will talk about why the process has faltered. The talk comes on what is expected to be the scheduled last day of the Obama/Kerry Peace Initiative. Light refreshments will be served. 

WHEN: 7 p.m. Tuesday

WHERE: The Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., University of Southern Maine/Portland, Room 133.

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 239-8060; www.mvprights.org