We are telling the story of liberal Israel. Good stories require great storytellers.

Our Team

Rotem A. Oreg, Founder
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Rotem A. Oreg is a researcher, activist, and the founder of the Israeli-Democratic Alliance. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the Washington Express, an online Hebrew platform covering and analyzing American politics and foreign policy. Previously he worked as a parliamentary advisor to a member of the Security and Foreign Affairs Committee at the Knesset and as a research assistant to former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel B. Shapiro.

Oreg holds a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; is a graduate of the State Department's International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) and fellow at the Hansen Leadership Institute (HLI) in San Diego University, and the author of the novel "Lion Heart".

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The Progressive Zionists of California 
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