Contributor Archives: Jerry Goodman, Board Member

About Jerry Goodman, Board Member

Jerry Goodman is President of Phoenix Ventures LLC, a consulting company specializing in conflict resolution and mediation for NPO's as well as small to medium sized businesses. He is also Senior Advisor to Strategy XXI, a company that specializes in Strategic Planning and Communications for governments, business enterprises, and NPO's. He was founding Executive Director of the National Conference on Soviet Jewry and was Executive Director of the International Committee for Sepharad '92. He has spoken and written widely on Israel and the Middle East.

FROM OUR ARCHIVES Israel’s Workers Vote AMIR PERETZ to head “NEW” Histadrut

By Jerry Goodman This article was first published in the July-August 1998 issue of the Jewish Frontier. It chronicles another election upset in which a little known Amir Peretz prevailed. There was little surprise when Amir Peretz was elected Chairman …

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Forging a New Way for Israel?s Labor Party

In a stunning rejection of the status quo, nearly 2/3 of the eligible members in Israel?s Labor Party chose a new leader. By a slim margin of 2.5%, the venerable Shimon Peres, Deputy Prime Minister in the present coalition government, …

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Peretz and the Labor Party: A Personal Perspective

By Jerry Goodman Primaries for the Israel Labor Party leadership, originally due to be held on June 28th, have been rescheduled for November 8th. The primaries will decide who will lead Labor into Israel?s next national elections scheduled for November …

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