Polly Bronstein is the founder of Darneku. She previously served as the director of the Israeli Scouts’ International Department, and as the director of Atid, an international partnership of pluralist youth movements from Israel, the UK, and the US. Bronstein was a writer and editor at Yedioth Hachronot, a leading Israeli newspaper.
Our Voice of the Week features two of Israel’s smaller parties, both aiming to shake up the Knesset, one new and one old. Gonen Ben Yitzchak, former Shin Bet agent, is a co-founder of The Protest Movement for State Leadership party and active in the recent ‘Yellow Vest’ protests in Israel. Yariv Oppenheimer, former head of Peace Now, is a candidate for the left-wing Meretz party.