Supporting Israel’s media strengthens its democracy
An Israel without a free, independent, vociferous and diverse media is a terrifying prospect and one that should alarm American Jews too.
Can you imagine Israel without a free, independent, vociferous and diverse media? Can you imagine Israel without Maariv and Haaretz? Without biting commentary, investigative reporting and an open, cacophonous marketplace of views and ideas?
Such an Israel terrifies me, and it should alarm you, too. It is not the Israel in which I grew up, certainly not the Israel that we all love to love and be...