Libby Lenkinski explores the progressive political potential of a TV series about Israel's ultra-Orthodox community.
Libby Lenkinski is vice president for public engagement at the New Israel Fund, an organization that promotes democracy and equality in Israel, where she leads all aspects of NIF’s public efforts in the United States. Prior to joining NIF, Libby lived and worked in the Israeli non-profit field for almost a decade. She is a founding member of Zazim-Community Action, Israel’s grassroots online organizing community; and of The Whistle, an independent Israeli media and political fact-checker. Currently, Libby serves as co-chair for Hashomer Hatzair North America and is a New York co-chair for the Reboot Network. Libby is based in Brooklyn.
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