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Hertz is active in numerous international, industry and community associations and panels. He also devotes a great deal of time and resources to numerous charitable organizations. His activities and work in advancing charitable contributions and the U.S.- Israel relationship has been cited in the United State Congressional Record by several Representatives. Other activities: CAMERA, The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of Directors); AIPAC, The America Israel Public Affairs Committee (Member of the Executive Council); Past U.S. member of the Joint High Level Advisory Panel to the U.S.-Israel Science & Technology Commission. Israel-America Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Executive VP); The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (Past trustee); AAJLJ - American Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (Member Board of Governors); President of Myths and Facts, Inc.; Recipient of ZOA's Justice Louis D. Brandeis Award (2005).


February 8, 2013 10:06 am

How Israel’s Enemies Misrepresent the Geneva Convention

Background The language of Article 49 of the Geneva Convention was crafted in the wake of World War II and the Nazi occupation...

January 9, 2013 10:26 am

State Department Legitimizes Palestinian Terror

To whom did the Obama administration grant permission to fly the Palestinian Liberation Organization [PLO] flag in Washington D.C.? The answer: Palestinian Arabs -...

December 4, 2012 3:59 pm

Palestine is Jewish

51 member countries - the entire League of Nations [Today's UN] - unanimously declared on July 24, 1922: "Whereas recognition has been given to the historical connection of...

November 20, 2012 11:33 am

Gaza 2012: Proportionality and Collective Punishment

It would be a denial of reality to assume that only a small group of terrorists could be involved in the thousands of...

November 15, 2012 5:23 pm

Gaza and International Law

What unites Palestinian Arabs is their opposition to Jewish nationalism and a desire to stamp it out - not aspirations for their own state. Murdering...

July 24, 2012 2:05 pm

The Mandate For Palestine Still Matters, 90 Years Later

Israelis and friends of the Jewish State alike are accustomed to the never-ending scorn the United Nations heaps on the Middle East's only...

January 24, 2012 3:27 pm

Artificially Created States

Fifty-one member countries - the entire League of Nations - unanimously declared on July 24, 1922: "Whereas recognition has been given to the historical connection of...

September 5, 2011 1:48 am

Palestinian State Illegal Under UN Charter?

The Palestinian Authority is expected to seek recognition as a sovereign state in the coming General Assembly of 2011, but it will not find the...

July 11, 2011 12:01 am

A ‘Crazy State’

In 1971 Hebrew University social scientist Professor Yehezkel Dror wrote a short volume entitled Crazy States, solicited by the Rand Corporation. Decades before Muammar Gaddafi began...

June 21, 2011 4:12 pm

Thomas Friedman’s Partition Plan

On June 18, 2011 the New York Times published an Op-Ed by its columnist Thomas Friedman, named "What to Do With Lemons," suggesting to "update...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Israel Security Agency: Terrorist Attacks in Jerusalem Doubled in September

Terrorist attacks in Jerusalem doubled last month compared to August, according to Israel’s security agency, the Shin Bet. There were 26 attacks in the capital in September, compared to 13 in...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...