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No. 1 goal for new consul— telling L.A. ‘what Israel is’

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/no_1_goal_for_new_consul_telling_la_what_israel_is_20071207

Yaakov Dayan, the new Israeli consul general for the Southwestern states, has just moved into his high-rise office on Wilshire Boulevard. The walls are bare and pockmarked with nail holes, but leaning against a chair are the first two pictures to go up. One is a head drawing of David Ben-Gurion, surrounded by the signatures of the state's founding fathers and mothers, affixed to Israel's 1948 Declaration of Independence.

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