The Anti-Defamation League was founded in 1913 “to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice
and fair treatment to all.” Now the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism
and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.
American Israel Public Affairs Committee. America's pro-Israel lobby.
The American Jewish Committee has worked since 1906 to safeguard and strengthen Jews and Jewish life worldwide by
promoting democratic and pluralistic societies that respect the dignity of all peoples.
BlueStarPR creates messages that humanize perceptions of Israel. We focus on the freedoms Israelis enjoy, and how these
freedoms create a peaceful, prosperous country that respects all its citizens –Jewish, Muslim, Christian and Druze. Our
most powerful campaigns have been built around the themes of freedom of the press, freedom of speech, freedom of religion,
respect for women, and gay rights and environmental activism.
Offers news, live radio broadcasts, political commentary, Arab press coverage and a video gallery.
Founded in 1982, the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America is a media-monitoring, research and
membership organization devoted to promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East. CAMERA
fosters rigorous reporting, while educating news consumers about Middle East issues and the role of the media. Because
public opinion ultimately shapes public policy, distorted news coverage that misleads the public can be detrimental to
sound policymaking. A non-partisan organization, CAMERA takes no position with regard to American or Israeli political
issues or with regard to ultimate solutions to the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Campus Watch, a project of the Middle East Forum, reviews and critiques Middle East studies in North America, with an
aim to improving them. The project mainly addresses five problems: analytical failures, the mixing of politics with
scholarship, intolerance of alternative views, apologetics, and the abuse of power over students. Campus Watch fully
respects the freedom of speech of those it debates while insisting on its own freedom to comment on their words and deeds.
The David Project
The David Project Center for Jewish Leadership is a non-profit educational organization that promotes a fact-based
understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict. We seek to build a growing cadre of educated, skilled and confident
supporters and advocates to stem the animus against Israel and her supporters that is growing on campuses, in high
schools, churches, the media, and the general community.
Haaretz is an independent daily newspaper with a broadly liberal outlook both on domestic issues and on international
affairs. It has a journalistic staff of some 330 reporters, writers and editors. The paper is perhaps best known for
its Op-ed page, where its senior columnists - among them some of Israel's leading commentators and analysts - reflect
on current events. Haaretz plays an important role in the shaping of public opinion and is read with care in government
and decision-making circles.
For over the past two years, the ICIC has been active in promoting a greater understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict
through media advocacy and liaison with communities outside of Israel. ICIC speakers, native English speakers, have
brought unique perspectives on the "situation" as Israelis to people all over the English-speaking world.
As an organization dedicated to defending Israel against prejudice in the Media, we aim to provide educational tools and
resources to anyone wishing to advocate for Israel. Our materials provide people with information that is helpful when
responding to the Media, in their dealings on Campus or in the work place, and in any other sphere where having credible,
considered background material is of value.
Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Foreign Ministry formulates, implements and presents the foreign policy of the Government of Israel. It represents
the state vis-a-vis foreign governments and international organizations, explains its positions and problems throughout
the world, endeavors to promote its economic, cultural, and scientific relations, and fosters cooperation with developing
countries. Israel currently maintains diplomatic relations with 162 countries. The Ministry promotes relations with
Diaspora communities and safeguards the rights of Israeli citizens abroad.
Non-profit organization about the Israel beyond the headlines, including medicine, science, technology, and other contributions
to global society.
Israeli Consulate of San Francisco
The Consulate General of Israel covers the whole Pacific Northwest Region (Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho,
Montana and Alaska). All of our departments work hand in hand so as to serve you in the most effective way, striving to provide
the best of Israel in their respective areas of expertise.
SF - Jewish Community Relations Council
The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) is the central public affairs arm of the organized Bay Area Jewish community. It
represents Bay Area synagogues and Jewish organizations on issues impacting the rights and protection of Jews as individuals and
as a community. JCRC builds consensus in the Bay Area organized Jewish community on public affairs issues, and translates these
positions into community action with the broader community, public officials, other faith and ethnic communities, and the media.
The Jerusalem Post
The real story from Israel every week. Written for the overseas reader. Online news with frequent updates, covering regional events
from Israel's perspective.
Jewish Virtual Library
The Jewish Virtual Library is your source for information about Jewish history, Israel, U.S.-Israel relations, the Holocaust,
anti-Semitism and Judaism. This is not just a historical archive, it is also the place to find talking points on breaking news. When
an issue comes to the fore — whether political or religious — and you need data fast, this is the first place you should
JIMENA - Jews Indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa
JIMENA is a human rights organization seeking to educate and advocate for the plight of Jewish refugees from the Middle East. Prior to
1948, approximately 850,000 Jews lived in Muslim countries of the Middle East, North Africa, and the Persian Gulf. Today, 99 percent of
these ancient Jewish communities no longer exist due to Arab and Islamic government actions that directly led to their displacement.
The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) explores the Middle East through the region's media. MEMRI bridges the language gap
which exists between the West and the Middle East, providing timely translations of Arabic, Persian,Turkish, Urdu-Pashtu media, as well
as original analysis of political, ideological, intellectual, social, cultural, and religious trends in the Middle East.
Middle East Forum
The Middle East Forum, a think tank, seeks to define and promote American interests in the Middle East. It defines U.S. interests to
include fighting radical Islam, whether terroristic or lawful; working for Palestinian acceptance of Israel; improving the management
of U.S. democracy efforts; reducing energy dependence on the Middle East; more robustly asserting U.S. interests vis-à-vis Saudi Arabia;
and countering the Iranian threat. The Forum also works to improve Middle East studies in North America.
OC Independent Task Force on Anti-Semitism
The aim of this Task Force is to study, investigate and issue a report on alleged incidents of racism and anti-Semitism at the
University of California – Irvine (UCI). We are not singling out any specific group. We are looking at all instances of alleged
anti-Semitic and racist activity.
Palestinian Media Watch
Palestinian Media Watch was established in 1996 to gain an understanding of Palestinian society through the monitoring of the
Palestinian Arabic language media and schoolbooks. Palestinian Media Watch analyzes Palestinian Authority culture and society from
numerous perspectives, including studies on summer camps, poetry, schoolbooks, religious ideology, crossword puzzles, and more.
Palestinian Media Watch has been playing the critical role of documenting the contradictions between the image the Palestinians present
to the world in English and the messages to their own people in Arabic. The world’s view of the Palestinian Authority, to a significant
degree, is the result of Palestinian Media Watch research.
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East
Governed and directed by academics, Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) is a grass-roots community of over 26,000 university and
college professors, researchers, administrators, teachers, librarians, and students on more than 1500 campuses worldwide. Nearly 30
campuses in the US and abroad now have their own chapters. As our name implies, we envision and strive for peace in the Middle East:
a world in which Israel exists as a sovereign Jewish state within secure borders and her neighbors achieve their legitimate peaceful
aspirations. As scholars, we commit ourselves to the promotion of research, education, and service to achieve this just peace. We also
envision and strive for a region in which human rights, stability and economic development grow and benefit all the peoples of the area.
Stand With Us
StandWithUs was founded in 2001 in response to the misinformation that often surrounds the Middle East conflict, and the
inappropriate often anti-Semitic language used about Israel and/or the Jewish people worldwide. StandWithUs is an international
education organization that ensures that Israel's side of the story is told in communities, campuses, libraries, the media and
churches through brochures, speakers, conferences, missions to Israel, and thousands of pages of Internet resources.
The Simon Wiesenthal Center
An international Jewish human rights organization dedicated to generating change through the Snider Social Action Institute and
education by confronting antisemitism, hate and terrorism, promoting human rights and dignity, standing with Israel, defending the
safety of Jews worldwide, and teaching the lessons of the Holocaust for future generations. With a constituency of over 400,000
households in the United States, it is accredited as an NGO at international organizations including the United Nations, UNESCO,
and the Council of Europe.
ZOA - Zionist Organization of America
The Zionist Organization of America is the oldest, and one of the largest, pro-Israel organizations in the United States. Founded
in 1897 to support the re-establishment of a Jewish State in the ancient Land of Israel, its presidents have included such illustrious
Jewish leaders as Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis and Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver. The ZOA was instrumental in mobilizing the
support of the U.S. government, Congress, and the American public for the creation of Israel in 1948.