Film and Discussion with JStreet

My Neighbourhood (2012) (25 MINS) Mohammed El Kurd is a Palestinian boy growing up in the East Jerusalem neighbourhood of Sheikh Jarrah. His family loses half of their home to Israeli settlers leading a campaign of court-sanctioned evictions to guarantee Jewish control of the area. This Peabody Award-winning film captures voices rarely heard, of those striving for a shared future in the city.

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A Cultural Journey into the Western Galilee

Join Jewish National Fund-USA’s Go North West and Arts & Entertainment Task Forces for a virtual tour of the Western Galilee. Led by Michal Shiloah Galnoor, we will meet local artists, small business owners, and experience the sights and sounds of this magnificent region. Learn about our Western Galilee Tourist Information Center in Akko, which is the gateway to the entire area and instrumental in fostering co-existence between Arabs and Jews. Tourism in the Western Galilee came to an abrupt halt, first with the COVID-19 pandemic and again during the recent conflict in Israel when the visitor center was vandalized not once, but twice. Together with our Arab neighbors we protected the center, but the damage was done. The building may have been damaged, but the hopes and dreams still live...

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D’var Israel about Israel’s COVID Vaccination Plan and its Success

Why was Israel’s COVID vaccination plan so successful? A D’var Israel with TI’s Shinshin, Evyatar Shachar Join TI’s Shinshin, Evyatar Shachar, for a D’var Israel* about Israel’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts and how the country was able to implement their vaccination plan so quickly and effectively. D’var Israel followed by Q&A. *A D’var Israel is a short speech pertaining to Israel, often an Israeli current or historical event. Sunday, May 23, 2021 12:00 pm via Zoom A Zoom link will be sent to attendees a few days prior to the event. EVERYONE is invited to join! No cost to attend. RSVP by Thursday, May 20 to Evyatar at: evyatar20001@gmail.com Find out more about Evyatar and the role of a Shinshin at: www.ti-stl.org/Shinshin This event is brought to you by Temple Israel’s Israel Engagement Committee, co-chaired by Rob Litz and Ron...

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Dr. Elai Rettig – Israel: The New Middle East; Israeli Elections; US Israel Relations

St. Louis friends of Israel and Kol Rinah and JCCA sponsor Z3 session Dr. Elai Rettig.

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Energy & Israeli Foreign Policy w/Dr. Elai Rettig

Energy and Israeli Foreign Policy w/Dr. Elai Rettig March 1 – Angry at Moses – Israel’s Quest for Oil Since 1948 March 8 – Peace Pipelines or Energy Wars? – Israeli Gas Politics in the Mediterranean Sea March 15 – Land of Milk, Honey and Sunshine – Promises and Challenges for Renewable Energy in Israel

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