TASK FORCE ACTIVITIES
Task Force All-Members Meeting | Dec. 9th:  


Shavit and KhouriJoin us to hear Ari Shavit, author of My Promised Land, and Jacky Khouri, Haaretz correspondent, discuss changes in Jewish-Arab relations, and for presentations on Task Force plans and activities. 

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ADL: Jewish nation-state bill unnecessary, cautions against politicization:  


The Nation-State bill is "undermining the well-established foundational principle of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state." 

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Reform leader Jacobs - Israel needs to reaffirm democracy:  


Rabbi Rick Jacobs weighs in on the “Jewish nation-state” bill proposal.

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ADL Director weighs in on the status of Arab citizens of Israel:  


Abraham Foxman, Director of the Anti-Defamation League, hoped to see more in Rula Jebreal’s New York Times Op-Ed on minority life in Israel.

ISRAEL UPDATES
Netanyahu condemns discrimination against Arab citizens of Israel:  


"There is no room for discrimination against Arab Israelis"

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Fathom Forum: Givat Haviva and the pursuit of a shared society:  


Mohammad Darawshe discusses constructive ways in which coexistence and equality can be achieved.

MASA launches Bedouin Coexistence Fellowship:  


MASA launched a new program promoting coexistence, peace and education.

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Israel cant afford to get it wrong
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Livni postpones debate on PM-endorsed Zoabi bill
Times of Israel November 26, 2014
The Startups of Nazareth
Bloomberg November 26, 2014
Orthodox Union disowns NJ rabbis demonization of Arabs
Times of Israel November 26, 2014
Arabs half as likely to get undergraduate degrees
The Jerusalem Post November 26, 2014
Israel already is a Jewish nation-state
Haaretz November 25, 2014
On my mind: Arab-Jewish tensions
Jerusalem Post November 24, 2014
Israeli Cabinet Approves Nationality Bill
New York Times November 23, 2014