Yael Patir, Israel director of the left-leaning U.S. Jewish body, sat down with Haaretz to talk about Trump, the gap between U.S. and Israeli Jews, and the growing anger at the Israeli peace camp. Though she concedes boycott efforts by some on the left have a negative effect, she rejects calls to keep peace efforts local.01:12 01.05.16 | 1 comments
Livnat says: ""Culture is a social bridge and we must leave politics out of the cultural and artistic realms." And who will be monitoring the arts for compliance if not politicians? The finest art, art that lives and moves us, is that which upsets the status quo.