Mon, May 24th 2021
Thank you for showing up in our time of urgent need, to stand strong and united against the barrage of antisemitism & terror in Israel and the U.S. Thank you to the thousands of people who participated in the coast-to-coast rallies today. The IAC was proud to lead and partner with many Jewish-...
Thu, Apr 1st 2021
By Michael Starr, The Jerusalm Post Leading up to Holocaust Remembrance Day, participants in #6MillionSteps, a project that seeks to track their runs and walks using fitness apps and a dedicated website, are literally taking steps – six million of them – to honor the memory of victims of the...
Wed, Mar 31st 2021
School Watch is designed to contribute to a safe school environment in the U.S. and reduce incidents of anti-Semitism, anti-Zionism and national origin discrimination. Justin Vellucci for the Pittsburgh Jewish Cronicle. A Los Angeles-based nonprofit that works to strengthen Israeli and Jewish...
Tue, Feb 9th 2021
A List of the IAC Community’s Actions in Response to the California Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum (ESMC) AUGUST 2019 Launched Facebook groups with more than 4,000, joined by pro-Israel active community members Within the first week we created 20 calls to action to reach out to decision makers on...
Tue, Jan 12th 2021
“THERE IS NO MORE NOBLE GESTURE THAN TO BE THE MASON THAT MIXES THE CEMENT THAT CONNECTS ONE GENERATION OF JEWS TO THE OTHER.” Sheldon G. Adelson We received the news about the passing of Sheldon G. Adelson with a heavy heart and great sadness. The Israeli-American Council mourns the loss of our...
Thu, Aug 20th 2020
IAC for Action commends FSU for adopting IHRA definition of antisemitism The university's president, John Thrasher, said that the staff will now have to partake in an annual training program meant to make the campus "more inclusive for our Jewish students and employees." By JERUSALEM POST, AUGUST...
Fri, Aug 7th 2020
בקיץ שעבר, ארגון הקהילה הישראלית-אמריקאית IAC ביחד עם שותפים נוספים, נחשף לתוכנית לימוד עם סממנים אנטישמיים ואנטי-ציוניים במדינת קליפורניה וסירב לעמוד מנגד. בתכנית הלימודים שהודות למאבקם לא אושרה, יהודים לא הוגדרו כמיעוט אתני. בנוסף, תכנית הלימודים הכילה תכנים שהציגו בהאדרה את ארגון ה-BDS אשר הוגדר...
Mon, Jun 15th 2020
“I’m writing to express my strong interest in working for your company,” says an email with the subject-line ‘Applying for a job.’ “Please see my attached CV,” it continues. Prima facie, this letter seems legitimate, like many million others sent these days. After all, unemployment in the country...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Even if the coronavirus pandemic could be less of a concern in Israel, "we need to protect ourselves against the cyber pandemic that is coming. We know it will happen, and we need to secure it.” By AARON REICH JUNE 1, 2020 The founder and CEO of Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point warned Monday...
Mon, Jun 1st 2020
Check Point founder and CEO Gil Shwed cautions about new reality and access for hackers as part of ‘The New Tomorrow’ online summit, co-hosted by the Israeli-American Council and the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation, which kicked off Sunday evening headlined by Shwed and bestselling author,...