Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.

ESRA Five Towns '1917: From Palestine to the Land of Israel'

ESRA Five Towns Branch
presents a talk by our Guest Speaker: Barry Shaw

"1917: From Palestine to the Land of Israel"
which is also  the title of of his latest best-selling book.

Set against the background of the Balfour Declaration and the First World War, it gives us a fascinating look at the epic tales of the Palestinian Jews and early Christian Zionists who paved the way, against impossible odds, for the restoration of the land of Israel.

Zichron Yaakov and the remarkable lives of Sarah and Aaron Aaronsohn are given pride of place in Barry's book.
Barry will bring a few copies of his book which he will be happy to sign for a special discounted ESRA price of NIS 60 shekels, or two for NIS 100.
He will be glad to answer questions after his presentation.
Barry Shaw is Senior Associate for Public Diplomacy at the Israel Institute for Strategic Studies.

He is
also the author of "Israel Reclaiming the Narrative", ‘Fighting Hamas, BDS and Anti-Semitism, and his new best-seller 'BDS for IDIOTS - a seriously funny humiliation of BDS activists.'


Zichron Yaakov
Private home

Contact Name: 
058-781 9819
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