If Jewish organisations stay silent on worrying developments in Israel, they doom us to parochialism

Yachad’s board member, Amos Schonfield, argues you cannot avoid politics by saying nothing

The Jewish Chronicle, March 22, 2019

We have come to expect communal institutions that speak out. But tricking ourselves into thinking that Israel advocacy or a policy of silence against Israel’s far-right Jewish Power is politically neutral is unrealistic and dated thinking that dooms us to parochialism.

Remaining silent is a deeply political statement.

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