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American Jewish Committee
The American Jewish Committee, established in 1906, has as its mission to safeguard the welfare and security of Jews in the United States, in Israel, and throughout the world; to promote pluralism; and to enhance the quality of American Jewish life by helping to ensure Jewish continuity and deepen ties between American and Israeli Jews.
American Zionist Movement
A coalition of groups and individuals committed to Zionism-the idea that the Jewish people is one people with a shared history, values and language-AZM is the American affiliate of the World Zionist Organization.
Bat Shalom: women with a vision for a just peace
Bat Shalom is an Israeli national feminist grassroots organization of Jewish and Palestinian Israeli women working together for a genuine peace grounded in a just resolution of the Israel-Palestine conflict, respect for human rights, and an equal voice for Jewish and Arab women within Israeli society.
Christian Action for Israel
Canadian organization which works to counter the increasing proliferation of anti-Semitism and anti-Israel misinformation, expose the prevailing anti-Israel bias in mainstream media, and support Jewish causes. Posts many articles in the 'Whose Jerusalem?' section such as Prof. R.J. Zwi Werblowsky's article, 'The Meaning of Jerusalem to Jews, Christians and Muslims.'
Diminished World Body
An overview of the UN and Israel by the American Jewish Committee, in pdf form, which discusses the UN's perceived institutional bias and recent developments on the issue.
Hadassah: The Women's Zionist Organization of America
Founded in 1912, Hadassah is the largest volunteer organization and the largest women's organization in America. It focuses on healthcare, education, Zionism and issues important to women and to the American Jewish community.
Israel - A Country Study
From the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress, this is a comprehensive look at the state of the country as of December 1988. The historical sections are most useful.
Israel and World Jewry
This explanation from the Jewish Virtual Library was provided by the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Jewish Virtual Library
The Jewish Virtual Library is a division of the American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise. The library provides links to History, Women, the Holocaust, Travel, Israel & the States, Judaic Treasures, Maps, Politics, Biography, Israel, Religion, Reference, Vital Statistics.
Map of Israel
From the University of Texas Library
United States and the Recognition of Israel: A Chronology
From the Truman Presidential Museum & Library, this chronology is compiled from Harry S. Truman and the Founding of Israel (Westport, Connecticut, 1997) by Michael T. Benson.
World Center in Jerusalem
The World Center is central to B'nai B'rith International's Israel-related activities and agenda, serving as the major link between Israel and B'nai B'rith members and supporters around the world.
World Zionist Organization
From FreeDictionary.com, this site gives historical data on the World Zionist Organziation.
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