Contributor Archives: Ben Meiselman, Board Member

About Ben Meiselman, Board Member

Ben Meiselman is an alumnus of the Habonim Dror youth movement. Ben was an activist with the Union of Progressive Zionists as an undergraduate at the University of Maryland, where he studied political science and economics. Ben served as a staff economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in 2012-2013, and he received a PhD in economics from the University of Michigan in 2017. Ben is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Johns Hopkins University.

Eyewitness Report: Ameinu Board Member at Tel Aviv Social Protest Rally

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Tonight I marched for social justice beside olim from Habonim Dror North America and members of the Dror Israel movement. I was planning to go to a Pink Floyd cover concert in Akko. The concert was postponed and Dror Israel spearheaded efforts to arrange a rally on short notice in response to violent clashes between protesters and police last week. “העם דורש צדק חברתי”–the nation demands social justice. But violence will not be on the path to social justice. We …

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