Join us and our fellow organizations TODAY for a briefing call in advance of the Israeli Supreme
Court’s consideration of the case of Lara Alqasem. We are calling on the Israeli government to admit Alqasem
into Israel to pursue her studies at Hebrew University.
Alqasem has become the latest symbol of the fight for an open Israeli society. She is fighting the government’s
decision to expel her for her past political affiliation with a student organization that supports boycotts against
For more background on Lara’s case, click here to read APN’s
press release calling on the Israeli government to let her stay.
Click here to join the briefing call on
Facebook Live TODAY at 3pm. Speakers will be Leora Bechor, Alqasem's attorney, and MK Tamar Zandberg, leader of
the Meretz party.
Thanks for your support,
Americans for Peace Now
This briefing call is co-sponsored by Americans for Peace Now, J Street, Ameinu, National Council of Jewish
Women, New Israel Fund, Partners for a Progressive Israel, Reconstructing Judaism, and T’ruah.