April 24, 2023

Children of Lost Tribe celebrate Israel’s 75th in India

Photo courtesy Shavei Israel Special to Israel InSight Churachandpur, Northeastern India — In celebration of Israel’s 75th Independence Day, children of the Bnei Menashe community from Churachandpur in the Indian state of Manipur marched through the streets with blue and […]
April 9, 2023

Ala.-Israel Task Force to honor Chief Justice Parker, Cherokee Chief Smith

Seth Penn, Consul General Anat Sultan-Dadon and Chief Larry Smith at a November 2021 ceremony. The Alabama-Israel Task Force will honor Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Tom Parker and Chief Larry Smith of the Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama at […]
February 19, 2023

Why is that town in Ohio named East Palestine?

by Rafael Medoff A toxic spill has drawn the nation’s attention to the little town of East Palestine, Ohio, just as another tragedy, the explosion of the space shuttle Columbia in 2003, turned the nation’s gaze upon the town of […]
February 1, 2023

Israel Allies honors Governor Mike Huckabee

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is honored by a group of Israel activists and Jewish and Christian friends of Israel, Jan. 30, 2023. Credit: Courtesy. by Etgar Lefkovits (JNS) — Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee was honored on Jan. 29 […]
October 4, 2021

N.E. Alabama Cherokee honor Israel, “undivided” Jerusalem

Northeast Alabama Cherokee Chief Larry Smith and Seth Penn. Photo courtesy John Buhler/AITF by Larry Brook On Sept. 25, the Northeast Alabama Cherokee held a ceremony in Guntersville to establish a relationship with Israel. The tribe presented a resolution, unanimously […]
October 3, 2021

Coach Pearl headlines Israel Team solidarity event at Montgomery church

The Israel Team will stand against antisemitism and honor the Jewish people at an event in Montgomery on Oct. 21. The 7 p.m. program will be held at Frazer United Methodist Church and feature guest speaker Bruce Pearl, head coach […]
April 17, 2021

Coach Pearl to headline Nights to Honor Israel in Mobile, Auburn

Auburn Head Basketball Coach Bruce Pearl spoke at the Alabama Holocaust Commemoration at the Old Capitol Building in April 2019. IIS file photo. Auburn Head Basketball Coach Bruce Pearl will be the keynote speaker for two Nights to Honor Israel […]