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Should Jews Live in the West Bank? By High School Fellow, Lily Schmutter

In 1947, the United Nations presented the Partition Plan to divide what was referred to then as Palestine, between the Jews and the Arabs. The Jews accepted this proposal, but the Arabs rejected it and attacked the newly established Jewish State of Israel. A result of this war was an illegal annexation by Jordan of

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No Tolerance for Deception

By, Sharona Whisler   Rabbi Bruce Warshal’s recent op-ed “Intolerance is a Grievous Stain on Jewish History,” specifically mischaracterizes the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), the oldest pro-Israel organization in the country, dedicated to Israel advocacy and the safety and security of Israel. ZOA is non-partisan: ZOA members, officials, staff, speakers, and honorees come from

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Quoted: Bal Harbour’s anti-Semitism definition ordinance gets overwhelming support

By: Sergio Carmona   Bal Harbour Mayor Gabriel Groisman describes the support he’s received from the South Florida community regarding the recent passage of the village’s anti-Semitism definition ordinance, which expands police officers’ ability to investigate such anti-Semitic incidents as hate crimes, as overwhelming. This ordinance was passed unanimously by the Bal Harbour Village Council

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Introducing High School Fellow, Nathalie Fuhrman: “For thousands of years, the Jewish People have ensured the survival of their religion through education.”

Hello! My name is Nathalie Fuhrman, and I am a seventeen-year-old from Miami, Florida. As a student at Scheck Hillel Community School and a member of the Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center, I have grown up in a very active and very Zionist Jewish community. These strong influences in my life have led me to

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Introducing High School Fellow, Lily Schmutter: “To me, Zionism means the undying passion of the Jewish soul for Israel, as it is reflected in our desire to protect the Jewish national homeland.”

Hi, my name is Lily Schmutter and I am greatly pleased to have been selected to participate in this year’s ZOA high school fellowship program. I am looking forward to the opportunity to match my love for Israel with the tools that will help me bring it to life.   To me, Zionism means the

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