Roc4Israel Mission Statement

Roc4Israel is an independent, multi-religious group of individuals who support the State of Israel in its quest for peace and security as the homeland of the Jewish people. We counter the negative rhetoric towards Israel, expose the rising tide of global anti-Semitism, fight against BDS, and defend Israel’s right to exist.

We are defining what it means to be pro-Israel.

Roc4Israel in the News

Jacobson speaks to crowd of 300 at the JCC

PROFESSOR WILLIAM JACOBSON EXPOSES THREAT OF B.D.S MOVEMENT

Democrat & Chronicle – James Goodman:  William A. Jacobson, an outspoken critic of boycotts of Israel, will give a talk here on Tuesday — arguing that boycotts by American academic associations against Israeli educational institutions discriminate against Israel and violate academic freedom on American campuses. Jacobson, who is clinical professor of securities law at Cornell University…READ MORE...

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ROCHESTER ISRAEL SUPPORTERS GATHER IN SOLIDARITY

Democrat & Chronicle – Sarah Taddeo: Susan Hammond of Brighton gathered with about 100 other supporters of Israel at the first Roc4Israel rally Sunday to speak out against anti-Semitic discourse in the U.S. and the Middle East.  “Silence is the enemy,” Hammond said, adding that many Israeli supporters have recently become complacent in their public defense of Israel….READ MORE...

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CONNECTIONS: Is Antisemitism On The Rise?

The Atlantic reports that antisemitism is on the rise around the world, and particularly in Europe. Some right-leaning Jewish organizations also point to college campuses, where peace demonstrations are common. How do they define antisemitism, and what should be done about it?LISTEN NOW...