All listings reflect AFSI’s mission to educate the public on the truth about Israel and to advocate for a Whole and Sovereign Israel.
Monday – March 1, 2021 | 1:00pm EST
Combat Anti-Semitism Movement Annual Summit
Hear from a diverse group of international leaders and grassroots activists, notably Elan S. Car, Danny Danon, Natan Sharansky, Mike R. Pompeo, and many more. | Full Schedule and Registration HERE
Tuesday – March 2, 2021 | 12:00pm EST
Never Alone: Prison, Politics, and My People
With Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP and Professor Gil Troy, Distinguished Scholar in North American History, McGill University, Oxford University Chabad Society and The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy. | Join Meeting HERE | Meeting ID: 851 1228 0109 | Passcode: talks
Wednesday – March 3, 2021 | 1:00pm EST
Leading Ideas, Leading Israel
Naftali Bennett, Yamina Party Chairman Former Minister of Defense in an online event that will be held in English, including Q&A. | Register HERE
Sunday – March 7, 2021 | 7:00pm EST
Israel Speaker Series with Edwin Black
Edwin Black is the award-winning, New York Times bestselling international investigative author of 200 award-winning editions in 20 languages in 190 countries, as well as scores of newspaper and magazine articles in the leading publications of the United States, Europe and Israel. | Register HERE
Monday – March 8, 2021 | 4:00pm EST
The Peace Toolbox: The New Middle East, Part 1
With speakers Sheikh Abukhalil Tamimi, Jonathan El Khouri, Matan Peleg, Saskia Pantell. Fresh off the Abraham Accords, with five Arab countries signing peace with Israel in 2020, it demonstrates the potential to bridge what was once unbridgeable. . | Register HERE
Tuesday – March 9, 2021 | 1:00pm EST
Leading Ideas, Leading Israel
Prime Minister of the State of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu in an online event that will be held in English, including Q&A. | Register HERE
AFSI is Proud to Co-Sponsor with Canadian Anti-Semitism Education Foundation
Tuesday – March 9, 2021 | 2:00pm EST
Is there Justice for Jews in Europe?
With Sacha Roytman-Dratwa, Executive Director, Combat Anti-Semitism Movement (CAM) who offers an overview on anti-Semitism. What can we learn and apply? Prior to joining CAM, Sacha led the Digital Advocacy Unit at the World Jewish Congress. At WJC Sacha led the #WeRemember Campaign for International Holocaust Remembrance, the world’s largest digital educational campaign. Among his many credentials, he also commanded the Israel Defense Forces’ New Media Operations team. Co-presented by Combat Anti-Semitism Movement. Also co-sponsored by #EndJewHatred in Canada, International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, The Lawfare Project, Agudath Israel Congregation, Israel’s Legal Rights. | Register HERE
Sunday – March 14, 2021 | 12:30pm – 5:00pm EST
The Inaugural 2021 Online Conference On Jews and Conservatism: Jews, Israel, and the Future of America
The Jewish people face big challenges ahead. A new government in America. Another election in Israel. Building on the Abraham Accords and confronting the Iranian threat. The future of Jewish education. The post-COVID economy. The state of faith in America, Israel, and the West. Such moments require great leaders, new thinking, and enduring ideas. Spend the day with some of the leading thinkers of our era, all from the comfort of your home: Ruth Wisse, Caroline Glick, Yarom Hazony, Victor Davis Hanson, Rabbi Meir Y. Soloveichick…plus more. | Register HERE
Wednesday – March 17, 2021 | 1:00pm EST
Inside Israeli Intelligence
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the vital role of Israel’s military intelligence apparatus with Brig. General (Res.) Yosef Kuperwasser, head of the IICC’s Institute for the Research of Intelligence Methodology and senior project manager on regional affairs at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs. | Register HERE
Monday – March 22, 2021 | 7:00pm EST
The Peace Toolbox: Building Bridges of Peace, Part 2
With speakers Rav Yehuda HaKohen, Raheel Raza, Virag Gulyas. Fresh off the Abraham Accords, it illustrates the growing acceptance among former enemies that Israel should be recognized among the nations of the world. Activists of many faiths will discuss how and why they became allies of Israel. | Register HERE
Sunday – April 11, 2021 | 2:00pm EST
Annual Gathering of Remembrance
Join a virtual gathering of thousands of New Yorkers to say with one collective voice: we will never forget. Delivered by a city with one of the world’s largest communities of Holocaust survivors, the tribute has power that echoes across generations. The program will feature music, remarks from Holocaust survivors, young people, and public figures, and a candle-lighting ceremony. Honor the memory of those who perished at the hands of evil and pay tribute to those who survived and have made a better world for us all. | Register HERE
Previous AFSI Sponsored Events
The Big Lie of Khirbet Humsa: The Newest Version of Palestinian Authority/European Union TOXIC CONCOCTIONS
Under the headline “In thrice-demolished village, a Mideast battle of wills,” the AP reported that after its initial demolition in November, the Jordan Valley Bedouin encampment Khirbet Humsa was demolished again on February 2 and a third time on February 4. Naomi Kahn, Director of the International Division of the Israeli NGO, REGAVIM, gives us the real story of this Big Lie.
Recorded February 21, 2021 | Video HERE
Habithonistim – Helps Keep Jews Safe Everywhere
Canadian Anti-Semitism Education Foundation (CAEF) presents Israel’s Defense and Security Forum featuring Brigadier General (Ret.) Amir Avivi. Amir Avivi is the Founder and CEO of Habithonistim, comprised of more than 1,700 high ranking reserve and retired Officers, Commanders, and Operators of all Branches of the Israeli Security Establishment, focused on promoting the national security of the State of Israel. Israel’s existence and prosperity is crucial for Jewish safety and security around the world. Co-Sponsored by Habithonistim – Israel’s Defense & Security Forum, Americans For A Safe Israel, and Canadians For Israel’s Legal Rights.
Recorded January 28, 2021 | Video HERE
Jews Are Indigenous to Israel
Activist Ryan Bellerose sees Israel as “a light unto nations” and a formula for success.
Specifically, the State of Israel, whose establishment Bellerose considers the “greatest human rights story ever,” can offer a blueprint for securing land and rights for other indigenous tribes around the world.
Recorded February 10, 2021 | Video HERE
Israeli Elections: The Emerging Landscape | December 30, 2020
A discussion on the upcoming Israeli elections, the 4th time Israelis go to the voting booth in 2 years, with Dr. Mordechai Kedar. | Video HERE
United Jerusalem Forever | December 9, 2020
With Daniel Luria, Executive Director of Ateret Cohanim’s headquarters in Israel. He lives and breathes Jerusalem and tries to get the Jewish People involved in this vital national project of keeping a united Jerusalem in Jewish hands and strengthening Jewish roots in and around the Old City. AFSI Chizuk Missions regularly tour the Old City with Dan, marveling at the progress that Ateret Cohanim continually exhibits. | Video HERE
Sovereignty – What Are We Waiting For? | November 17, 2020
A timely discussion about Sovereignty with Co-Chairs of the Women in Green, Nadia Matar and Yehudit Katsover. Video HERE
Winning the Debate Over the Palestinian Arab/Israeli Conflict | November 4, 2020
Mendy Neeman’s presentations deal with the Palestinian Arab/Israeli conflict and demonstrate a unique way to easily address the most complicated issues. His latest presentation is about a personal experience which involved hosting senior members of the Palestinian lobby in Sweden. In this presentation he demonstrates the unique concept he used to easily address every single one of those questions, in a way that left them overwhelmed. | Video HERE
Israel’s Sovereignty Entitlements Under International Law in Respect to Jerusalem and the Disputed Territories | September 30, 2020
With Dr. Jacques Gauthier an international jurist, scholar and human rights advocate. Dr. Gauthier’s highlighted the nexus between the historical facts and events which support the legitimacy of Israel’s sovereignty claims to all of Jerusalem and the disputed territories. | Video HERE
How Judicial Activism in Israel Endangers Sovereignty in Judea and Samaria | September 9, 2020
With Simcha Rothman and Preface by Daniel Seaman. Meshilut, The Movement for Governability and Democracy, was founded with the purpose of strengthening the rule of Israel’s elected officials by restoring the balance between the judicial and legislative branches of government. Video HERE
The Politics of Sovereignty | August 11, 2020
With Likud Minister of Knesset Ariel Kallner. MK Kallner’s top priority is the issue of Sovereignty throughout the entire land of Israel. Video HERE
Zeev Jabotinsky Memorial and Tribute. Jabotinsky’s Legacy: More Relevant Now Than Ever | August 3, 2020
With guest speakers Yosef Ahimeir, Chairman of the Jabotinsky Institute in Israel, and Ofir Dayan, Student Activist for Israel. Video HERE
Can Israel Win the Propaganda War | July 20, 2020
Theory and Practice: A Conversation with Dr. Ron Schleifer and Ezri Tubi
Dr. Ron Schleifer is Professor and Senior Lecturer at the School of Communications at Ariel University and a specialist in psychological/information warfare. Ezri Tubi is the Founder of the YouTube Channel “Boomerang: Fighting for Israel.” AFSI is fortunate to have had Dr. Schleifer share his wisdom with us on some of our Chizuk Mission trips to Israel. Similarly, our trip participants have also spent time in Ariel with Ezri, the one-man Hasbara machine. Video HERE
Sovereignty: Legalities and Realities | July 13, 2020
Yifa Segal, Esq, Director of The International Legal Forum and Marc Provisor, Counter-Terrorism Expert and Director of Security at One Israel Fund share their expertise on these two aspects of the Sovereignty debate. Together they bring an accurate assessment of the Sovereignty issue from both their unique and highly knowledgeable perspectives. To accompany the meeting, download a copy of The International Legal Forum’s “Controversial Lands: 8 Burning Questions about Israel and the Territories.” and visit their website for more information. Video HERE
Arieh King, the Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem and Founder of the Israel Land Fund, in a lively conversation. At the vanguard of the movement for Sovereignty in JudeaSamaria and a United Jewish Jerusalem, Arieh has a unique and exciting perspective on the latest from Israel. Video HERE
Israel activists heard the latest news from Israel. “The Temple Mount: Beyond the Status Quo” with Yaakov Hayman, Director of the Temple Mount Heritage Foundation and “An Israel Insider’s View Right Now” with Aharon Pulver, Executive Director of the Israel Independence Fund. Video HERE
The PA’s Exploitation of the Corona Crisis | June 3, 2020
Naomi Kahn, Director of the International Division of Regavim, sits down with Judy Freedman Kadish, Executive Director of Americans For A Safe Israel for the latest news on Regavim’s work in protecting Israel’s national lands and the return of the rule of law to all areas and aspects of the land and its preservation. Video HERE
The Art of Security with Marc Provisor | February 10, 2020
The merging of art and security is a concept difficult to comprehend but Marc Provisor showed us how he does it. A counter terror security consultant and an artist living and working in Israel, he lectures and consults extensively regarding Israel’s security, terrorism, and the continuing challenges facing the Middle East and Western society.
December 4, 2019
AFSI Hosts A Special Evening With Im Tirtzu
Im Tirtzu’s CEO Matan Peleg and Chairman of the Board Doug Altabef on “From Jerusalem to New York: How BDS in Israel Impacts BDS in the US.”
January 28, 2019
Americans For A Safe Israel/AFSI Hosts Regavim for a Special Evening Celebrating the Connection of the Jewish People to the Land of Israel
Regavim is an Israeli NGO dedicated to protecting Israel’s most precious resources and preserving Israeli sovereignty. An in-depth look at the issues shaping Israel’s future.
October 30 – November 5, 2018
AFSI Chizuk Mission to Israel – Parshat Chaye Sarah in Hebron
Wednesday – August 8, 2018
AFSI Sponsors Annual Memorial & Tribute to the Great Zionist Leader Ze’ev Jabotinsky. Ze’ev (Vladimir) Jabotinsky (October 1880 – August 1940) was a giant of a Jewish history. A prophet, a fighter, an ideologue, a journalist; his vision remains an integral part of the State of Israel today. Guest Speakers: Aaron Klein, Israeli investigative reporter; Ron Edelstein, A former Betari and strong supporter of Israel. Read the post event write-up HERE.
March 13, 2018
AFSI Philadelphia is proud to sponsor Marc Prowisor “Beyond the Headlines…Behind the Scenes: An Insider View on the Security Situation on the Ground in Israel.” Mark is a security expert from Israel’s Shilo Region who speaks throughout the US. His primary focus is on the strategic and biblicaly significant Judea and Samaria regions that have been a hotbed of terrorist acts of violence against Jews.
February 19, 2018
AFSI protest demonstration against Mahmoud Abbas’ presence in the US, in NY, and his February 20 address to the UN Security Council.
February 14, 2018
AFSI’s Israel at 70 Lecture Series proudly sponsored Aharon Pulver, Executive Director of the Israel Independence Fund who spoke on “Thinking Out of the Box on Israel.” Followed by discussion of the burgeoning wine vineyards in Judea and Samaria and a tasting of wine samples
January 17, 2018
AFSI is a Proud Sponsor of Sovereignty Conference- RIBONUT
The Pub, Gula, Petach Tikvah, Israel. Helen Freedman, AFSI’s Co-Executive Director, in attendance. Lectures in Hebrew with simultaneous translation in English.
AFSI sponsored a guided tour with Sami Steigmann, Holocaust survivor and noted speaker, of “Operation Finale-The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann” at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, NYC