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Book Review: Harpoon: Inside the Covert War Against Terrorism's Money Masters

Book Review: Harpoon: Inside the Covert War Against Terrorism’s Money Masters

Thank you – to the Mossad, Shurat HaDin and Nitsana Darshan Leitner is all those who stand against terrorism will say after reading the new gripping book “Harpoon: Inside the Covert War Against Terrorism’s Money Masters” by Darshan-Leitner and Samuel Katz. This fascinating story describes work done since 9-11 by a range of Israeli security organizations […]

60+ American FIDF Leaders Visit Israel for Exclusive Look into Soldiers’ Lives

FIDF National Leadership Mission, Nov. 10-17, meets with Israeli military leaders NEW YORK, Nov. 19 – More than 60 leaders and supporters of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) from all walks of life and from across the United States traveled to Israel last week as part of the FIDF National Leadership Mission, getting an […]

On UN Universal Children’s Day (Nov. 20), NGO Calls for Focus on Israeli Children Lacking Breakfast

RAANANA, Israel, Nov. 16 – To mark the upcoming U.N. Universal Children’s Day, Nov. 20, the nonprofit Nevet is calling on Israelis to focus on the fact that a growing number of young citizens start their school day without a healthy breakfast. Nevet, a nonprofit that provides free breakfast sandwiches to needy schoolchildren, today urged Israeli […]

Top Foundations, Philanthropists Launch Campaign to Combat Child Abuse

Schusterman, Leichtag, Bronfman, and Ruderman Foundations take funder pledge aimed at youth-serving organizations, urge others to follow SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 7 – In a move aimed at strengthening protections against child abuse, four major foundations representing millions of dollars in grants pledged to require youth-serving organizations they support to adopt policies increasing the safety of […]

Over 60 FIDF Leaders from Across US to Visit Israel for Exclusive Look into Soldiers’ Lives

FIDF National Leadership Mission, Nov. 10-17, to meet with Israeli government and military leaders NEW YORK, Nov. 7 – More than 60 leaders and supporters of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) from all walks of life and from across the United States will travel to Israel this month as part of the FIDF National Leadership […]

Rabbi Eckstein says Texas shooting aims to take religions back centuries

JERUSALEM, Nov. 5 – Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, founder and president of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (The Fellowship), who has been working for four decades to build bridges of understanding between Christians and Jews, called the deadly attack on a church near San Antonio, Texas, today “terror” that seeks to undo decades of growing interfaith […]

American Friends of the IDF Team Up with Wounded Vets for X-Israel Cycling Tour

Cross-country cycling adventure, Oct. 20-26, shows solidarity with Israeli soldiers NEW YORK, Oct. 29 – Supporters of Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) concluded an intense six-day bicycle ride through Israel last week. Joining the American FIDF supporters for this cross-country ride, which began in southern Israel on Oct. 20, was a group of wounded […]

Westchester and Connecticut Delegations Attend NY Gala Raising Record $35M+ for Israeli Soldiers

Long Island delegation joined over 1,200 prominent FIDF leaders from across US and Israel for ‘A Night of Heroes’ celebrating soldiers and veterans from all of Israel’s operations and wars NEW YORK, Oct. 24 – A select delegation from the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Westchester and Connecticut chapters attended the FIDF National N.Y. […]

NY Gala Raises Record $35M+ for Israeli Soldiers

Friends of the IDF’s ‘A Night of Heroes’ gathered 1,200 to celebrate soldiers and veterans from all of Israel’s operations and wars NEW YORK, Oct. 23 – More than ­­­1,200 leading business people and philanthropists from across the country gathered tonight at the New York Hilton Midtown for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) […]

WJC Calls Austrian Election Result ‘Distressing,’ Urges to Keep Far-Right Party Out of Gov’t

WJC President Lauder: ‘UNESCO should be run without regard to political considerations’ World Jewish Congress Calls Austrian Election Result ‘Distressing,’ Urges to Keep Far-Right Party out of Government NEW YORK – The World Jewish Congress (WJC) on Sunday voiced serious concerns about the strong showing of the far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) in Austria’s parliamentary election. […]