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Sunday, June 9 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
A Constitution for Israel

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Is the State of Israel fulfilling its mission as declared in its Declaration of Independence? And why does Israel lack a constitution? This session will look at the democratic character of the State of Israel and the complex question of a proposed Israeli constitution. It will examine how Israel can successfully balance its promise of maintaining a Jewish character with its obligation to comply with democratic standards.  


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Gilad Kariv

Gilad Kariv is Executive Director of the Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism and has been a leader and advocate on behalf of liberal Judaism in Israel since 1998. He has advanced legal and social activism on behalf of religious pluralism and social justice in Israeli society in diverse capacities. He is a board member of the Jewish Agency's Joint Institute for Jewish Studies and Hemdat: The Israel Association for the Promotion of Freedom of... Read More →


Sunday June 9, 2013 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Engineering Building Room G8

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