NYC: Israeli Rabbi Tamir Nir
April 28 @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
70 Years Later: Israel- Utopian Vision, Complicated Reality. Seventy years have passed since the founders of Israel declared that the State of Israel “will be based on freedom, justice, and peace as envisaged by the prophets of Israel.” Join Rabbi Tamir Nir as he examines contemporary issues in Israeli society through the lens of classic and modern Jewish texts.
Rabbi Tamir Nir is a renown Israeli leader and educator who currently serves as Director of the Tel Aviv Secular Yeshiva of BINA: The Jewish Movement for Social Change. Tamir is also a Jerusalem City Council Member and former Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem.