What does Israel bring to your life? What ideas or inventions are part of your world that originated in the land that is indigenous to the Jewish people? What if Israel impacted your life in positive ways, every day? Would you care differently about its survival and success? In this presentation, you will learn specifics about how Israel makes your world a better place. Challenged every day to survive and thrive, Israel and Judaism contribute to your world, anyway! Come and learn how and why.
January 22, 2019 at the Tolerance Education Center, Ranch Mirage
“BDS stands for the boycott, divest and sanction movement against Israel which aims to strangle the Jewish state economically while at the same time calls for the flooding of Palestinians into Israel to destroy the Jewish character of the state.
According to the definition of anti-Semitism by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance and officially adopted by the U.S. (and 31 other nations), the BDS movement has been deemed at its core an anti-Semitic movement.
This is fundamentally because the movement “[applies] double standards by requiring of [Israel] a behavior not expected or demanded of by any other democratic nation.” For example, there are at least 100 land disputes across the globe that are not subject to “BDS” movements.”