Ambassador Dennis Ross visited the Bay Area to promote his book, Doomed to Succeed: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama. As part of the Peninsula Jewish Community Center’s Jewish Life programming, Ross spoke at the Peninsula Sinai Congregation to a crowd of 400 to share his experience working with U.S. presidents spanning three decades. In the video Ross covers topics that include U.S.-Israel history and relationships, Middle East politics, and even the Paris bombings of November 2015.
You can’t deny it. You always look forward to Presidents’ Day, even though you may not really know what the day is supposed to be celebrating. While many of us rejoice the day off, here to observe this relatively unrecognized holiday are ten little known facts we found about our nation’s presidents. Continue reading →