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(Vaughan) Defending Democracy the Day After
7 September 2019 @ 7:15 pm - 9:00 pm
*Please note that this event is not the 9th Annual Shira Herzog Symposium. For the Symposium,
please click here*
Presented by New Israel Fund of Canada,
in conjunction with Temple Kol Ami and Beit Rayim Congregation
Saturday, September 7th | 7:15 – 8:30 PM
Room C and D
9600 Bathurst Street
Israelis are headed to the polls on September 17th – for the second time this year. We in Canada have our elections just a month later. What do these elections mean for progressive Israelis?
Worrisome trends emerged from the last round of Israeli elections in April, including some anti-democratic ideas and legislation, as well as talk of annexation. What will Israelis choose in this rare opportunity to start again? What common issues face progressive Jews around the world, including in Canada?
On Saturday, September 7th, leaders from NIFC-funded partners in Israel will share their analyses and strategies with us. Meet inspiring Israeli leaders on the ground who fight for democracy every day, before and after Election Day. Learn about our speakers here.
Advance registration required