Review Category : In The News

Relationship With Israel Needs to be ‘Attended To,’ says Governor Kasich

When asked what the next president should do in order to repair our damaged relationship with Israel, Governor John Kasich replied without hesitation that Israel is our “deep friend,” one in which we have had an “enduring” relationship with.

Kasich, who attended Prime Minister Netanyahu’s address to Congress in March, is a “very strong, emotional, supporter of Israel.”

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Heard Last Night: The 9th Annual Rays of Light in the Darkness Dinner

Heard Last Night: The 9th Annual Rays of Light in the Darkness dinner for EMET at the Grand Hyatt in D.C. Guests included Sarah Stern, Shmuley Boteach, Jim Woolsey, Mark Levin, Frank Gaffney, Louie Gohmert, Irwin Cotler, Nick Muzin, Tevi Troy, Cal Thomas, Nat Lewin, Noah Silverman, Morris Amitay, Richard Heidemann. The honoree for the evening was Kasim Hafeez, a pro-Israel Muslim, who noted that “[without Israel] would I have met my partner? No, because she’s Israeli and 10 years ago, I wanted to kill her.”

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Louis D. Brandeis Center’s Coverage of EMET’s Title VI Capitol Hill Seminar

By Steven Isaacson

On Wednesday, Brandeis Center President Kenneth L. Marcus and Endowment for Middle East Truth (EMET) President Sarah Stern educated congressional staff and others on the history, current status, and problems of Title VI of the Higher Education Opportunities Act. This year, the failed government program, which funds many controversial Middle East Studies outreach programs, is up for its tenth reauthorization.

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Businesswire Press Release on 9th Annual Rays of Light in the Darkness Gala

Honoring this year’s “Speakers of Truth” awardees including Arkansas Senator, Tom Cotton; Texas Congressman, Louie Gohmert; Canadian Parliamentarian, Irwin Cotler; Talk Show Host and Author, Erick Stakelbeck; Muslim Zionist, Kasim Hafeez; and Founder of the World Values Network, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

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