Daniel Sokatch is the Chief Executive Officer at the New Israel Fund. Read more about Daniel Sokatch...
None of us know how extensive this military confrontation will be, but I do know that we stand ready to assist the most vulnerable Israelis, both Jewish and Arab, who are living under threat of rocket fire.
There are many Israelis working toward a vision of an Israel in which every voice and every life is respected. They need our support now.
The fault-line that is shaking Israel runs deep under the ocean, and it is contributing to the tectonic shifts that are now rattling the landscape of the American Jewish community.
NIF CEO Daniel Sokatch writes in The Forward about the politics of exclusion, and what comes next.
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.