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  • Democracy doesn’t permit subversiveness

    To the Editor: The execrable judgment of Im Tirtzu in its personal attack on Naomi Chazan should not obscure the facts. Democracy is a system in which citizens and their elected representatives decide how to run their state and what policies to follow. A system in which the New Israel Fund, some European governments and… More ▸

  • NIF fracas: Defending Israel or destroying democracy?

    A campaign against the New Israel Fund — a U.S.-based organization that funds civil society activists in Israel — has sparked a fierce debate over the limits of free speech, the financing of NGOs, the dictates of loyalty to the state and, ultimately, over the fundamental values of Israel’s Zionist democracy. More ▸