About the Author

Elke Weiss

Elke Weiss is a pro-Israel advocate, prolific blogger, and hails from New York where she’s currently working on her Masters of Science in Urban Affairs and Juris Doctor (2012). She is active in numerous causes to get Israel’s voice heard. Elke serves as Vice President and Board Member of the Federalist Society, and is a contributing blogger for the Jewish Press and Act For Israel. She is the recipient of the Hagshama Fellowship on Zionism from the Israeli Minister For Diaspora Affairs as well as the David Project Fellowship in Middle Eastern Studies.

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