Author Gil Troy says that a Hadassah Zionist is someone who knows that we can have disagreements on certain issues, but at the end of the day, we are united by a national project; making the State of Israel the best it can be. By rolling up our sleeves and doing, we not only make Israel great, we make ourselves great. Watch Mr. Troy explain his new book "The Zionist Ideas", how Hadassah members can get involved, and why as Israel turns 70, Zionism matters more than ever.
Friday, Dec 29 2017Book Review: ALL THE RIVERS
All the Rivers is a love story between an Israeli woman and a Palestinian man, set in New York City not long after 9/11. The lovers briefly set aside their political differences and engage in a six-month love affair that is both passionate and intense.READ MORE ›
Wednesday, Dec 6 2017Hadassah and Jerusalem have Always Been Synonymous
We applaud the US Administration for its historic recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of the state of Israel for the first time in seven decades. Hadassah has always viewed Jerusalem as the capital of the state of Israel, and reaffirms its unwavering support for a united Jerusalem.READ MORE ›
Wednesday, Nov 29 2017The UN Partition Plan at 70
The 1947 UN Partition Plan would be one of the final hurdles in ending a two-thousand-year exile for the Jews. Zionists around the world rejoiced as the news came in. The majority of UN member states believe in establishing a state for the Jewish people in their ancestral homeland. Though all UN General Assembly resolutions are in reality more recommendation than law, this resolution gave the Jewish Agency the last push in its many steps toward statehood. Israel declared independence just six months later.READ MORE ›
Tuesday, Sep 26 2017Terror Victim in Stable Condition at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem
This morning in the village of Har Adar, near the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway, a terrorist shot four border guards, killing three. The fourth, Amit Steinhart, 33, is now awake and in stable condition, following surgery at the Shock Trauma Unit in the Swartz Center for Emergency Medicine at Hadassah Ein Kerem.READ MORE ›
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