It was the third day of the GA, and Baltimore saw its share of morning rain, and it was early – relatively early – when my first of two panel sessions began. So I can’t say it was a huge surprise not to have a full room for the discussion, sponsored and organized by the Toronto...
Elliot Brandt named AIPAC-national managing director
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U.S. providing additional $71 million in Gaza aid
Tag: Israeli Americans
November 14, 2012 | 10:39 am
June 6, 2012 | 1:07 pm
Naomi Western, who works with the Jewish Agency for Israel, worries that her two young children may lose the connection to their Israeli heritage once they start attending local public schools.
Joining more than 2,000 other families nationwide, Western has enrolled her family in...
October 21, 2004 | 8:00 pm
Mel Gibson Donates
$5 Million to Cedars-Sinai
Actor Mel Gibson has made a $5 million donation to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center to help children from overseas receive expensive medical care, part of a Gibson family commitment dating back several years to a charity that helps sick...
January 9, 2003 | 7:00 pm
The city of Los Angeles has been hit with claims of more than $58 million, stemming from the deadly shooting rampage last July 4 at Los Angeles International Airport's El Al check-in counter.
Killed in the attack were two Israeli Americans, Yaacov (Jacob) Aminov, a 46-year-old owner...