Last summer I did my internship with MOTEK Cultural Initiative , a non profit organization that spreads the culture of Israel through music. I did my internship as an administrative intern. 132 more words
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“Before working with MOTEK, I hadn’t dreamed of actually being able to get involved in promoting the musical and cultural aspects of Israel. Despite my nervousness before beginning the internship, I was excited to get involved with spreading a positive message about Israel, where politics can be set aside to allow Jewish and Israeli culture to be introduced to Toronto. 192 more words
Diplomatic events are a bonfire of vanities and ego. Everyone in their best attires enters a competition of who is more interesting, smart and informed. Then they clink glasses and drink the expensive alcohol, with some appetizers. 174 more words
Politico: Republicans have tried to woo them many times before. It’s never worked.
n October 1972, the New York Times published a provocative article whose headline read, “GOP Intensifies Drive to Attract Jews to Nixon.” Seeking to exploit Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern’s imprecise position on the Arab-Israeli conflict and his growing association with extreme elements in the Democratic Party, some of which identified Zionism as a neo-colonial and racist political creed, the Republican machine worked in over-drive that year to peel off large numbers of American Jewish voters. 128 more words