Sun, Jan 20th 2019
A weekend of programs marking the holiday will unite 40 communities and college campuses around the country. (January 17, 2019 / JNS) The Israeli-American Council (IAC) will put down new roots across America for a first-of-its-kind, national “Israeli-style” event this weekend marking Tu B’Shevat,...
Thu, Nov 1st 2018
We are in the midst of a moment where the Jewish family must unite. (January 11, 2019 / JNS) Like many Israeli Americans, my family grew up in Israel, and we moved to the United States for what we thought would be a few years. We soon realized that we didn’t understand how to live in the Diaspora...
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...
Thu, Feb 7th 2019
By: Danit Arad My husband, Ron, and I first arrived in the United States in 2004, after Ron was accepted into a program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). We packed our suitcases and flew to Boston with our two small children (our youngest two months old), for a new adventure. We...
Thu, Feb 7th 2019
נעים להכיר אנחנו משפ' ערד: דנית, רון וארבעת ילדינו מניו ג'רזי הגענו לארה"ב בשנת 2004 בעקבות לימודים של רון ב- MIT . הגענו מלווים בשני ילדים קטנים (הקטן היה בן חודשיים), ארזנו מזוודות, עלינו על מטוס לבוסטון והאמנו, כמו רבים אחרים, שאחרי שנה נעשה את הדרך חזרה לישראל. שנה התארכה לשנתיים, הצעות העבודה...
Wed, Jan 23rd 2019
This year, in honor of Tu Bishvat, the Jewish New Year for Trees, the Israeli-American Council put down new roots. We came together as one large Jewish family to celebrate a first-of-its-kind National IAC Shishi Israeli Tu Bishvat. Over forty communities and campuses across the country united for...