On February 12, 2017 at 10:00 am, Temple Beth Hillel Beth-El in Wynnewood, PA will host a special panel discussion to learn about the city of Ariel in Israel, a vibrant city of more than 20,000 residents in Judea and Samaria. The panelists will include the Mayor of Ariel, Eli Shaviro, the Executive Director of the American Friends of Ariel, Avi Zimmerman, and the General Counsel of the American Friends of Ariel, Michael E. Adler, Esquire.
On December 23, 2016, the United States broke with years of policy and abstained on United Nations Security Council resolution 2334, which calls for an immediate cessation to Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. The panel will discuss what life is like in Ariel, the history of and the four pillars of Ariel, and new opportunities and challenges in 2017, including combating BDS and lawfare.
Please see the attached flyer for more details.