Mickey Gitzin is the New Israel Fund’s newly appointed Executive Director in Israel. As a liberal, openly gay son of Russian immigrants, newly appointed NIF Executive Director in Israel, Mickey Gitzin, recognizes both the great leaps forward that Israel has made in advancing equality for all its citizens and the challenges that remain.
Join us for a fascinating conversation with one of Israel’s most prominent civil society leaders about how Americans and Israelis can unite to solve Israel’s most vexing challenges.
At a time when Israel’s government continues to cede power to the ultra-orthodox, what does the future of Israel look like for Jews around the world? Which past victories do we take for granted? And which issues are the most important for Israelis and Americans to solve in the coming years?
Israel: From Democracy to Theocracy? Championing Religious Freedom in Israel
Tuesday, October 17
7:30 p.m. -9:30 p.m.
Congregation Beth Shalom
For more information go to www.nif.org
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