Out Loud

  • We Are Stronger - But Are We Strong Enough?

    01 May 2014

    From lessons learned to hope for the future, Hagai El-Ad reflects upon the past 6 years as head of flagship NIF grantee the Association for Civil Rights in Israel.

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  • The Laws of Moses and Israel, Without the Rabbinate

    01 May 2014

    It wasn't by chance that the concepts of freedom at Passover and a couple's ability to realize their love in traditional Jewish culture have become connected to the struggle for human rights in western culture.

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  • The Politics of Theater in Washington, DC

    14 April 2014

    Two years ago, the New Israel Fund began a partnership with Theater J, the Washington, DC, Jewish theater that, according to its website, produces “thought-provoking, publicly engaged, personal, passionate and entertaining plays and musicals that celebrate the distinctive urban voice and social vision that are part of the Jewish cultural legacy.”

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  • We Will Not Be Deterred

    29 April 2014

    It seems silly at first. 100 men and women are planning to blow shofars outside the UJA-Federation office in New York this evening. They're calling on the UJA to exclude NIF, Partners for a Progressive Israel, and B’Tselem from New York's Celebrate Israel Parade based on the phony charge that we support the global BDS movement.

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  • Why New Israel Fund Is Marching For Israel

    11 April 2014

    On June 1, tens of thousands of New Yorkers will gather for the annual Celebrate Israel Parade. As in previous years, we at the New Israel Fund (NIF) will be there, leading a group of progressive, pro-Israel activists. We will take our rightful place alongside the many others dedicated to the Israel that is, as well as the Israel that ought to be.

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Israel's dilemma: Who can be an Israeli?

By Daniel Sokatch and David N. Myers

13 January 2014