Dr Roman Bronfman
(, born 22 April 1954) is a left wing Israeli politician
. He was born in the Soviet Union
, and immigrated to Israel in 1980. He holds a PhD
in Political Science
from Hebrew University
. Before entering politics, he was a lecturer
In 1993 he became the Head of the Haifa Municipality Absorption Authority, and has held that post since then. That year he also was elected to the Haifa City Council, and became the Deputy Chairman of the Zionist Forum. He held both of those posts until 1996 when he was first elected to Knesset. During his time in Knesset he was a member of Yisrael BaAliyah
and then the Democratic Choice
He was a member of the House Committee, State Control Committee, Public Petitions Committee, Economic Affairs Committee, Constitution, Law and Justice Committee, Internal Affairs and Environment Committee, Committee on Drug Abuse, and the Committee for Immigration, Absorption, and Diaspora Affairs. During his time as a member of Knesset he was also a member of the Social-Environmental Lobby, Environmental Lobby, Lobby for the War Against Drugs in Israel, and the Lobby for the Galil and the Negev.
He lost the 2006 Knesset election, and no longer serves as a member of the Knesset.
Two State Solution
Bronfman has said that the Two State Solution
is the only humane solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The... Read More