Thu, Jun 20th 2019
LOS ANGELES (JTA) – Thursday is World Refugee Day. And according to the United Nations page devoted to this commemoration, every minute 20 people leave everything behind to escape war, persecution or terror. I am one of those people. In 1948, when I was 6 months old, my mother risked everything to...
Fri, May 17th 2019
A month of events will provide “a platform for people of all backgrounds and perspectives to radiate love into their communities and show their support for Israel,” according to the Israeli-American Council. BY JACOB KAMARAS (May 17, 2019 / JNS) Israelis, Israeli-Americans and supporters of Israel...
Wed, Jun 5th 2019
בניו יורק התקיים בסוף השבוע ערב ההתרמה השנתי של ארגון ה- IAC , הפועל בקרב הקהילות הישראליות-אמריקאיות לחיזוק הקשר האמריקאי לישראל, בשיתוף הקונסוליה הישראלית-האמריקאית. לא מפתיע שהשנה קיבל מוריס קאהן אות כבוד על העשייה שלו למען ישראל. מנכ"ל IAC , שהם ניקולט, אמר ש"קאהן הוא השראה לקהילה היהודית בארה"...
Thu, May 23rd 2019
Naty Saidoff is founder and principal owner of Capital Foresight, a debt acquisition and commercial real estate holding company. (May 23, 2019 / JNS) The Israeli-American Council (IAC) announced on Thursday business leader and longstanding philanthropist Naty Saidoff as its new chairman. Saidoff is...
Mon, May 6th 2019
Lori Palatnik The Jewish people are an anomaly. Are we a religion? No, you can be a Jew without ever entering a synagogue. Are we a race? No, Jews come in so many shades and colors. Are we a nation? For 2,000 years we had no common country. A people? Yes, but I propose our identity is even deeper...
Sun, Dec 2nd 2018
Pence and Edelstein met at the Israeli American Council in Miami on Friday. Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein thanked US Vice President Mike Pence for changing the Arab world's attitude toward the US-Israeli alliance. "The attitude of the Arab world towards Israel is changing, thanks to the Trump...
Sat, Dec 1st 2018
HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says Washington’s pressure campaign against Iran is working, with Tehran increasingly losing its ability to support regional proxy militias. Pence touted U.S. efforts to press Iran to end its perceived malign activities in a Friday speech to an...
Mon, Dec 3rd 2018
Speaking at Israeli-American Council conference, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein also says it is "high time" haredim accept compromise on IDF draft law • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi emphasizes importance of maintaining bipartisan U.S. support for Israel. Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein said on Sunday...
Fri, Nov 30th 2018
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Vice president Mike Pence wowed a crowd of some 3,000 people at the annual convention of the Israeli-American Council being held at the Hollywood Diplomat Hotel. “Let the world know this: America stands with Israel,” Pence said to loud cheers. He made much of President Trump...
Mon, Dec 3rd 2018
Speaker of the House-Elect Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) expressed the need for bipartisan support of Israel during the 2018 Israeli-American Council conference in Florida on Dec. 2. Pelosi and Schumer were part of a discussion with key IAC supporter...