Gabor Mate (b. 1944), infant survivor of the Holocaust (Budapest). 

Renowned speaker, and addiction expert, Mate is the author of many books including the best-selling The Realm Of Hungry Ghosts (2008), and more recent, The Myth of Normal: Trauma, Illness & Healing in a Toxic Culture (2022)

Mate has openly critiqued the foundation of Israel (“founded on massacres and the expulsion of Palestinians from their lands”). He recently said in a TV talk show that the “historical context surrounding the events of 7 October must be acknowledged to understand the current conflict and move forward.” 

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