This session will provide a review of the debate surrounding the Western Wall through the work of Women of the Wall and their supporters. Who is involved? Who isn't? And how can we make the Kotel a truly inclusive place of Jewish gathering?
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 →