Carmel Valley: Congregation Beth Am launches Israel Speaker Series ‘Israel in the Crosshairs’

Congregation Beth Am announces the Israel Speaker Series “Israel in the Crosshairs,” sponsored by Dr. Bob and Mao Shillman. The Shillmans are longtime supporters of Israel and the local Jewish community, and they are proud to sponsor this important series.

David Horowitz, founder of The David Horowitz Freedom Center and well-known speaker and author, will speak on Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m. His topic is “The Fight For Israel On College Campuses.” Horowitz has spoken at more than 300 colleges and universities and continues to visit more than 30 campuses each year where he speaks about the current threats to academic freedom and the vilification of Israel. He is an articulate spokesman who has appeared on Nightline, Crossfire, Today, Hannity & Colmes, The O’Reilly Factor, Good Morning America, C-SPAN, CNBC, Fox News Channel and MSMBC.

David Brog, executive director of Christians United for Israel, will speak on Sunday, March 6, at 7 p.m. His topic “Why Christians Support Israel Brog, a Jew, has discovered the real motives behind the love Christians have for Israel and the Jewish people. He has come to believe he is witnessing the long-needed Christian/Jewish reconciliation that will have enormous effect on both America and Israel.

Andrea Levin, director of The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA), a media watchdog organization, will speak on Wednesday, May 11, at 7 p.m.. Her topic, “Anti-Israel Bias in the Media,” addresses how CAMERA is devoted to promoting fair, accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East. Headquartered in Boston, CAMERA, is a non-profit organization with more than 55,000 members around the world. CAMERA has been successful in obtaining retractions and corrections of misleading and erroneous reports by major media outlets. Each lecture cost is $10 per person, but tickets to all three are $25. Congregation Beth Am is located at 5050 Del Mar Heights Road in Carmel Valley.

To RSVP or for more information please contact Debra at 858-481-8454 X22 or or go online to, and click on upcoming events.

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