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Hana Meisel (center), 1912, at Maidens' Farm in Galilee

The Founder of Maidens' Farm

Stand for Israel  |  December 19, 2022
A Zionist and agronomist who came to the Holy Land during the Second Aliyah, Hana Meisel was an early figure in both Zionism and farming in Israel.
Roddie Edmonds

An American POW and Righteous Gentile

Stand for Israel  |  December 19, 2022
An American soldier taken prisoner by the Nazis during WWII, Roddie Edmonds saved the lives of 200 fellow American POWs who were Jewish.
Isaure Luzet, French pharmacist and Righteous Gentile nicknamed The Dragon

The Dragon in the Drug Store

Stand for Israel  |  December 12, 2022
A pharmacist and Righteous Gentile, this woman nicknamed "The Dragon" fought the Nazis and saved Jewish lives.
Holocaust survivor and storied journalist, Noah Klieger

From Survivor to the Sports Pages

Stand for Israel  |  December 12, 2022
Noah Klieger survived Auschwitz and other Nazi camps to go on to cover Nazi war crimes trials and Israeli athletics as a journalist.
Golda Meir in pageant about America as Liberty, 1919

Lady Liberty - Golda Meir and America

Stand for Israel  |  December 7, 2022
Born in Kyiv, raised in the U.S., and spending the majority of her life leading and serving Israel, Golda Meir long stood for American ideals.
Russian missile that landed in Ukraine which now faces a brutal winter

Ukraine Faces New Missile Barrages as Winter Approaches

Stand for Israel  |  December 5, 2022
As the people of Ukraine prepare for a harsh winter, they face a new round of missile attacks aimed at further disrupting their already taxed infrastructure.
Aleksandra Shulezhko (right), a Righteous Gentile from Ukraine

A Friend of the Jewish People

Stand for Israel  |  December 5, 2022
Labeled an "enemy of the people," a nurse in Ukraine opened an orphanage to shelter and save Jewish children from the Nazis.
Yael Eckstein, Michele Bachmann, and elderly woman stand in doorway with branded logo food box, blue shirt, green shirt, white shirt, smile

Why Do Christians Support Israel?

Stand for Israel  |  December 5, 2022
About 70% of Evangelical Christians support Israel and believe God gave the land to the Jewish people. Learn why Christians support Israel today.
Scene of Russian rocket strike in Ukraine, November 22, 2022

Ukraine Left Without Power, Water

Stand for Israel  |  December 1, 2022
Widespread Russian attacks across the entirety of Ukraine have left Kyiv without water, and Ukrainians throughout the war-torn country without power.
IDF and US joint air drills, November 29, 2022

IDF and US Air Force Hold Joint Drills

Stand for Israel  |  November 30, 2022
The United States and Israel showed their allyship over the Mediterranean Sea in a series of drills between the nations' air forces.
David Ben-Gurion with immigrant schoolchildren in Israel, 1950

A Zionist from the Beginning

Stand for Israel  |  November 30, 2022
Born in 19th-century Eastern Europe, the Jewish boy who would go on to help form the modern state of Israel always stood for Zionism.
Scene of terrorist ramming attack, November 29, 2022

Female IDF Soldier Seriously Wounded in Terror Attack

Stand for Israel  |  November 29, 2022
A 20-year-old soldier protecting the Israeli people was hit and seriously hurt by a terrorist in a car-ramming attack.

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