Federation in the Media
December 4, 2023
The Israel-Hamas War, with its horrifying atrocities committed against innocent Israelis on Oct. 7 and gut-wrenching images of destruction in Gaza, has resulted in spiraling antisemitism and left many in the Jewish community unsure of how to talk to neighbors and friends about the crisis. High school and college campuses have become hotbeds of antisemitic and anti-Israel incidents and left many in the general community confused.
November 16, 2023
WASHINGTON — Organizers of the pro-Israel rally at the National Mall in Washington on Tuesday said that 290,000 people showed up for the event. That made it one of the largest gatherings of Jews in U.S. history, at a time when an ongoing war in Gaza has sharply divided public opinion around the world.
November 9, 2023
The Jewish Federations of North America, in partnership with the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, are organizing the Rally for Israel on Tuesday, November 14, a gathering and vigil at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to support Israel and stand together as the American Jewish community.