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Center for the Study of Multiculturalism and Diversity

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Art on the Line

February 2, 2017

Three Recommendations for Diverse Art

# Erel Peli

In recent years, we have been experiencing the revival of art and music that present an alternative to mainstream culture, while raising questions on identity and belonging. Here are a few brief recommendations:

The Knesset State Control Committee discussed the situation of the transgender community

February 2, 2017


The situation of the transgender community in Israel has recently been in the news following the suicides of several members of the community. But these sad headlines are only the tip of the iceberg: The community has been coping with difficulties in the areas of welfare, health, personal safety and more. These and similar issues were discussed in a meeting held at the end of November by the State Control Committee headed by MK Karin Elharar.