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Raising the flag on Iwo Jima, for Veterans Day

Photo Friday: My Stronghold and My Deliverer

Stand for Israel  |  November 11, 2022
This Veterans Day, we are thankful to all those who have fought to protect the freedoms that we enjoy.
Hannah Szenes (left) in play in Israel

'I Went, for a Voice Called'

Stand for Israel  |  November 7, 2022
A Jewish poet from the Holy Land, Hannah Szenes parachuted into Nazi-occupied Europe to rescue Jews from the Nazis...and paid with her life.
Elisabeta Strul who saved many Jews, including man she would marry

She Saved the Man She Would Marry

Stand for Israel  |  November 7, 2022
Elisabeta Strul saved many Jews from the Holocaust, including the man she would marry and with whom she made aliyah.
Benjamin Netanyahu and wife Sara Netanyahu, November 2, 2022

'For the People of Israel'

Stand for Israel  |  November 3, 2022
Israeli PM Yair Lapid has congratulated incoming Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, wishing him "good luck for the people of Israel and the State of Israel."
PM Yitzhak Rabin with Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

Fighting for Israel, Fighting for Peace

Stand for Israel  |  November 1, 2022
Twenty-seven years ago, one of the Holy Land's bravest fighters and staunchest seekers of peace - Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin - was assassinated.
Maor Cohen, retired IDF officer giving Lego set to sick child in Israel

The LEGO Man of the IDF

Stand for Israel  |  October 31, 2022
Our friends at The Jerusalem Post tell us about a retired IDF officer who has given more than 10,000 Lego sets to sick Israeli children.
Israel election voting

Elections in Israel

Stand for Israel  |  October 31, 2022
Stand for Israel provides our readers with some facts regarding this week's election in the Holy Land of Israel.
Jan Zabinski with lion at Warsaw Zoo

The Warsaw Zoo to the Rescue

Stand for Israel  |  October 31, 2022
Jan and Antonina Zabinski used their positions at the Warsaw Zoo to save Polish Jews during the Holocaust.
Levi Eshkol speaks at farewell party for David Ben-Gurion, 1963

From the Counsels of Our Heart

Stand for Israel  |  October 25, 2022
A Zionist from an early age, Levi Eshkol helped realize the dream of the state of Israel, and served as her Prime Minister during the Six-Day War.
Albert Einstein and David Ben-Gurion

Einstein Museum in Jerusalem

Stand for Israel  |  October 24, 2022
A museum dedicated to Albert Einstein will be built in the Holy City of Jerusalem, celebrating the Jewish scientist's life and work.
Auschwitz survivor Zilli Schmidt

An Auschwitz Survivor Passes Away

Stand for Israel  |  October 24, 2022
One of the last Sinti survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, Zilli Schmidt spent her 98 years fighting hatred.
Marie-Rose Gineste's bicycle

A Righteous Gentile on a Bicycle

Stand for Israel  |  October 24, 2022
Marie-Rose Gineste not only delivered - on her bicycle - a pro-Jewish and anti-Nazi letter to French churches, but also sheltered and saved many Jews during the Holocaust.

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