The Israel Religious Action Center (IRAC)
The Israel Religious Action Center (IRAC) is the public and legal advocacy arm of the Reform Movement in Israel. IRAC advances pluralism in Israeli society and defends the freedoms of conscience, faith and religion. Today, it is the preeminent civil and human rights organization in Israel focusing on the issues of religion and state, and is the leading Jewish organization advocating for a broadly inclusive Israeli democracy. IRAC infuses social justice advocacy with the spiritual energy and humanist worldview of Progressive Judaism.
IRAC works to:
Advance religious freedom and end the Chief Rabbinate’s monopoly over religious life.
Secure equal status for all streams of Judaism in Israel.
Promote equality in the public domain and end religious extremism.
Promote a shared society between Jews and Arabs in Israel and end racism.
Protect Israel’s democracy.