A power-hungry government normalizing violent settlers and racists declares we human right defenders are the terrorists. The threat. The criminals, to be carried off in handcuffs
Libby Lenkinski is vice president of public engagement for the New Israel Fund.
With the Jewish Agency now surrendering to the extremist right-wing witch hunt, more and more of Israel’s institutions are closing their doors to U.S. Jewish progressives. We must refuse to be excluded
Opinion How to Oppose Trump: A Guide for American Progressives, From Your Israeli and Palestinian Peers
Israeli and Palestinian rights activists have weathered many years of repeated and well-coordinated attacks on democratic and liberal values. But we're still here. And we have hard-won lessons to offer.
Im Tirtzu is a warning sign for what desperation, failure and fear look like when they combine with right-wing ultra-nationalism and extremism.
Coming of age in the 1990s, I remember the euphoria and hope of the Oslo era. But for people younger than me, it's all just bad news.