Advancing Equality for All Israelis
Israel's Declaration of Independence establishes a state that ensures "complete equality of social and political rights to all its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or sex." NIF works to transform that ideal into reality.
Special NIF Panel on Freedom of Expression in Tel Aviv
At a sold-out event in Tel Aviv, prominent Israeli journalists, human rights leaders, and public figured discussed and debated freedom of speech in the wake of the Gaza War.
Kafaya App Puts Racism on the Map
A new app lets anyone with a smartphone report – and help combat - racist incidents in Israel.
Getting to Work in the Galilee
A conference on shared society empowered ordinary Israelis advocating for a more tolerant, democratic, and equal Galilee.
Dozens of Workers Fired Because of Facebook Posts
Anti-war sentiment or social media postings are not grounds for termination. Yet a rash of terminations pose a threat to freedom of expression.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
High Court Orders Closure of Detention Camps for African Refugees
In a major victory for human rights, Israel's Supreme Court has ruled that refugees can no longer be held indefinitely in detention camps. Read More...
New Regulations Allow Compensation for "Price Tag" Damage
New legislation ensures compensation for Palestinian Israeli victims of hate crimes.
Breakthrough for Movement for Freedom of Information
In a victory for democracy, government dealings with private groups will now be made public. Read More...