Senator Inouye's passing is mourned by the entire Jewish community as we will forever cherish his memory as a leader who stood proud with the State of Israel borne out of a deep compassion with the Jewish people which he came to identity with after witnessing the horrors of the Holocaust as an American soldier in World War 2.
The Raoul Wallenberg Centennial Commission and The Ambassador of Hungary invite you to an exclusive screening of an award-winning documentary uncovering the largely unknown stories of 13 heroic and courageous diplomats who, at tremendous personal cost, saved tens of thousands of Jews during World War II.
Tulsi Gabbard who is the Democratic nominee for the US House of Representatives from Hawaii's 2nd Congressional district "will be a national political figure within ten years" says Ezra Friedlander, CEO of the Friedlander Group who met Ms. Gabbard this evening in NYC.
Washington - Legislation to recognize World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg with the country’s highest civilian honor was passed unanimously last night by the senate. The bill, S. 1591, was introduced by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, in an effort to award Wallenberg with a posthumous Congressional Gold Medal, in recognition of his heroic acts during the Holocaust and is expected to be signed by President Obama shortly.
Ezra Friedlander with the late Senator Arlen Specter " I recall Senator Specter being very proud of his Jewish heritage; always referring to his Russian Jewish ancestry and I believe his Jewishness played a central role in defining his commitment to public service and the causes he advocated for" said Ezra Friedlander, CEO of The Friedlander Group. Ezra Friedlander quoted on vinnews.com