Daily Kickoff: New JI Feature — What’s driving the conversation… in Israel | Sanders appoints Zogby, West to platform committee | Bob Dylan BDay

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. TOP TALKER: “Sanders wins greater say in Democratic platform; names pro-Palestinian activist” by Anne Gearan: “Sen. Bernie Sanders…

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Sanders Picks Zogby For DNC Platform C’ttee

Monday, May 23, 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has picked an influential pro-Palestinian activist as a member on one of the five slots he was given to the 15-member DNC platform committee,…

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Kraft Discusses Love for Israel, YU Honorary Doctorate

Monday, May 23, 2016

Robert Kraft, founder, chairman and CEO of The Kraft Group and owner of the New England Patriots, says it’s been a “thrill” to be able to expose groups,…

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Trump Doubts Possible Israel, UK Trips Will Register with Voters

Monday, May 23, 2016

Donald Trump is sending mixed signals about a possible trip overseas to beef up his foreign policy credentials ahead of the general election. It would not be a good…

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Daily Kickoff: Sanders to Push for Change in Democrats’ Israel Policy at Convention | Who donates to Ploughshares? | John Malone’s UJA Bar Mitzvah

Monday, May 23, 2016

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends. DRIVING THE CONVERSATION: “Why pro-Israel Democrats Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton could have a fight about Israel”…

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Ross: U.S. Distancing Itself From Israel Won’t Bring Stability to Mideast

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Pressuring Israel and distancing itself from her to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will not result in stability in the Middle East region, former Mideast peace envoy Dennis Ross…

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Ex Minister Sa’ar Calls on Trump, Clinton to Support E. Jerusalem Construction

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Gideon Sa’ar, a former Likud minister and a potential contender for prime minister, called on the U.S. presidential candidates to publicly declare their support for Israel’s sovereignty in East…

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Weld Stands By Holocaust Reference to Trump’s Immigration Plan

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld on Sunday defended his recent holocaust analogy in criticizing Donald Trump’s plan to deport undocumented immigrants from the U.S. If elected as president….

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Poll of Israelis: Clinton More Suited to be President

Saturday, May 21, 2016

A plurality of Israelis think Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, would be better than Hillary Clinton at fighting terrorism and improving U.S.-Israel relations, a new poll…

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De Blasio: ‘Few Bad Apples’ Don’t Define Orthodox Jewish Community

Saturday, May 21, 2016

NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Saturday night touted his respect and admiration for the Orthodox Jewish community in New York City as…

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