Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah
Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah (Hebrew: מועצת חכמי התורה; lit. "Council of [wise] Torah Sages") is the rabbinical body that has the ultimate authority in the Israeli ultra-orthodox Sephardic and Mizrahi Sh...
Tamar Ross
Tamar Ross is a professor of Jewish Philosophy at Bar Ilan University and considered one of the world's greatest experts on religious feminist philosophy.Her areas of scholarly expertise include the t...
Yael Dayan
Yaël Dayan (Hebrew: יעל דיין‎, born 2 December 1939) is an Israeli politician and author. She served as a member of the Knesset between 1992 and 2003, and from 2008 to 2013 was the chair of ...
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Joe Flexer
Joe Flexer (March 23, 1933 – July 31, 2000) was a trade unionist and communist activist in Canada. Born in Brooklyn, Flexer was politicized in the mid-1940s through contacts with the American Communis...
Tzali Reshef
Betzalel "Tzali" Reshef (Hebrew: בצלאל "צלי" רשף‎, born 23 June 1953) is a former Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Labor Party between August 2002 and Februar...
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Yishai Fleisher
Rabbi Yishai Fleisher is an Israeli radio show host and writer. He is Director of Programming and a broadcaster at the Voice of Israel network, and Israel's only English-language broadcast-radio talk ...
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Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; Hebrew: נטע-לי הרשלג‎; June 9, 1981) is an Israeli-born American (with dual citizenship) actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 ...
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Mordechai Vanunu
Mordechai Vanunu (Hebrew: מרדכי ואנונו‎; born 14 October 1954), also known as John Crossman, is a former Israeli nuclear technician who, citing his opposition to weapons of mass destruction, rev...
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Shirley Porter
Dame Shirley Porter, Lady Porter, DBE, (born 29 November 1930) is a former Conservative leader of Westminster City Council in London. She is the daughter and heir of Sir Jack Cohen, the founder of Tes...
Mordechai Bar-On
Mordechai Bar-On (Hebrew: מרדכי בר-און‎, born 26 December 1928) is an Israeli historian and former IDF Chief Education Officer and politician.
Born in Tel Aviv during the Mandate era, Ba...
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Yaakov Heruti
Yaakov Heruti (Hebrew: יעקב חרותי‎, 1927-) is an Israeli lawyer and right-wing activist. He was a member of the pre-state militant group Lehi and the leader of the group Kingdom of Israel, ...
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Ruchama Marton
Ruchama Marton (Hebrew: רוחמה מרטון‎) (born 1937) is an Israeli psychotherapist, psychiatrist, and feminist, and the founder of Physicians for Human Rights-Israel.
Ruchama Marton was bo...
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Shelly Yachimovich
Shelly Yachimovich (Hebrew: שלי יחימוביץ׳‎, born 28 March 1960) is an Israeli politician. A member of the Knesset since 2006, she served as leader of the Israeli Labor Party between 2012 and...
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Motti Ashkenazi
Motti Ashkenazi (born 1940) was a reserve captain in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), who spearheaded a protest after the Yom Kippur War that led to the resignation of Prime Minister Golda Meir's gove...
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Moshe Maya
Moshe Maya (Hebrew: משה מאיה‎, born 3 August 1938) is an Israeli rabbi and former politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Shas between 1992 and 1996, and as Deputy Minister of E...
Elie Yossef
Elie Yossef (also Eli Joseph, Hebrew: אֵלִי יוֹסֵף‎) is a London-born Israeli educator and political activist.Eli Yossef grew up in London and attended the Hasmonean High School where he est...
Aki Orr
Akiva or "Aki" Orr (1931 – February 9, 2013) was an Israeli writer and political activist. He was an outspoken critic of Zionism and supported a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflic...
Beba Idelson
Beba Idelson (Hebrew: בבה אידלסון‎, 14 November 1895 – 5 January 1975) was a Zionist activist and Israeli politician.
Beba Idelson (née Trakhtenbereg) was born in Ekaterinoslav in the R...
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Ruth Dayan
Ruth Dayan (born March 7, 1917) is the widow of late Israeli general and politician Moshe Dayan. She founded the Maskit fashion house and is active in many social causes.
Ruth Schwartz (later Daya...
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Avigdor Eskin
Avigdor Eskin (born April 26, 1960) is Russian-Israeli controversial conservative journalist and political activist. Born in the Soviet Union, Eskin emigrated to Israel where he became involved in rad...
Eleonora Shifrin
Eleonora Shifrin is chairwoman of the Yamin Yisrael party, and is also news editor for SedmoyKanal.com, the Russian-language website for Arutz Sheva.Shifrin is a long time activist who fought to foste...
Adam Keller
Adam Keller (born 1955 in Tel Aviv-Yafo) is an Israeli peace activist who was among the founders of Gush Shalom, of which he is a spokesperson.
A long-standing supporter of Yesh Gvul, Keller has s...
Yair Dalal
Yair Dalal is an Israeli musician of Iraqi-Jewish descent.His main instruments are the oud and the violin, and he also sings as accompaniment. He composes his own music and draws on Arab and Jewish tr...