27.02.2011 23.Adar l, 5771
Peace Now founder leading initiative for new social-democratic party
Writer Amos Oz also listed among supporters of move led by Naftali Raz, considered close to Amram Mitzna, a leading organizers in Mitzna's campaigns for Labor chairman.
Dozens of intellectuals, academics, political and social activists and public figures are supporting an initiative to establish a new, social-democratic party. A founding meeting is to be held in Tel Aviv in two weeks.
The initiative is led by Naftali Raz, a founder of Peace Now and a former party worker on behalf of Mapam, Meretz and Labor. Raz is considered close to Amram Mitzna and was a leading field organizers in Mitzna's campaigns for Labor chairman and for prime minister. Writer Amos Oz is also listed among the supporters….