02.07.2012 12.Tammus. 5772
Brian Lurie replaces Naomi Chazan, who was targeted by right-wingers for funding organizations that assisted the Goldstone Commission.
American Jewish activist Brian Lurie has been appointed president of the New Israel Fund, succeeding former Meretz MK Naomi Chazan, who served four tumultuous years in the post.
Lurie, a rabbi by training, was CEO of the San Francisco Jewish Federation for 17 years and has also been involved in advancing Arab-Jewish relations….