Onsite and Online

Eilu v’ Eilu: A Debate on Jewish Values and American Public Policy during the Gaza War


April 1, 2024


07:00 PM - 08:30 PM EDT


Onsite and Online



Join us on Monday, April 1st at 7:00 p.m. onsite or online for a debate between former Bush administration official Dr. Tevi Troy and Rabbi David Saperstein, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom during the Obama administration. The debate will explore the large questions and ideas around Israel and the Gaza war. This is an opportunity for us to explore various viewpoints as we make sense of our present world.

Register here to join us onsite or online. Contact cajl@tisrael.org with questions.

Dr. Tevi Troy

Best-selling author Dr. Tevi Troy formerly served as a senior White House aide, Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services and Liaison to the Jewish Community in the Bush administration. The author of five books on the presidency, including the forthcoming The Power and the Money: The Epic Clashes Between American Titans of Industry and Commanders in Chief, he is currently Senior Fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center, a Visiting Fellow at the Mercatus Center and a Senior Scholar at Yeshiva University’s Straus Center.

Rabbi David Saperstein

For decades, Rabbi David Saperstein served as Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism. In 2014, he was appointed by President Obama to serve as the first non-Christian US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom. Between 2019 and 2020, he served as President of the World Union for Progressive Judaism.

Sponsored by the Smith Family Innovation Fund in honor of Rabbi Ronne Friedman:

Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation

Richard and Susan Smith (z"l)
John (z"l) and Amy Smith Berylson, James Berylson
Jonathan Block and Jennifer Berylson Block
Robert Katz and Elizabeth Berylson Katz
Robert and Dana Smith, Madeleine Smith, Ryan Smith
Debra Smith Knez, Jessica Knez
Andrew and Krista Knez

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