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Joel Leyden – Biography

JOEL LEYDEN – Biography – Updated 2019 Joel Leyden, a native of New York, has practiced international public relations, public affairs, crisis communications, journalism, social media and digital marketing for over 20 years. Joel Leyden, whose Zionism goes back to being a war volunteer in the Yom Kippur War, has served as a senior media consultant to the Israel… Read More »

The Most Influential Jews On Twitter

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — January 4, 2019 … The Israel News Agency, one of the first English news sites on the Internet (1995), is proud to list those Jews who have the greatest, most far reaching and positive impact on Israel’s online image. Of all the media channels, Twitter is by… Read More »

Montana Group Seeks Inclusion, Safety For Residents From Nazi Hate

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Whitefish, Montana — January 10, 2017 … Montana shoppers will soon begin seeing posters in the windows of stores that want to be recognized as safe places thanks to cadre of volunteers and the Missoula Downtown Association. A human rights group of Missoula residents who were spurred by Nazi, anti-Semitic… Read More »

ADL, Israel: Social Media Companies Must Eliminate Growing Online Hate, Terrorism

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — September 7, 2016 … Christopher Wolf, Chair of the Anti-Defamation League’s Task Force on Cyberhate, addressed the U.N. Forum on Global Anti-Semitism. Wolf joined Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon and several other human rights leaders at the UN demanding that the UN and social media companies take immediate… Read More »

Alan Weinkrantz – An Israeli PR Soldier

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Tel Aviv, Israel — June 19, 2016 … Alan Weinkrantz was a mensch. A highly skilled Texas PR professional who was there for Israel when fax machines were used, was there for Israel as Facebook and Twitter evolved. Alan was one of a rare handful of seasoned, Anglo public… Read More »

United Nations Recognizes Yom Kippur As Official Holiday

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — December 20, 2015 … It’s not a joke. The one international organization which loves to bash the Jews and their tiny democratic state – Israel – has declared Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, an official holiday. Last Thursday the UN officially recognized Yom Kippur as an… Read More »

BBC Amazed With IDF Humanitarian Field Hospital in Nepal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency   Jerusalem, Israel — May 8, 2015 … A BBC film crew was totally amazed how the Israel Defense Forces created a fully operating field hospital within 24 hours in the middle of a park in Nepal. The IDF humanitarian hospital offers free treatment and is located in Chhauni, near… Read More »

IS ISIS, Hamas, US Muslim Network Trying To Sabotage American Police?

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency  New York — October 11, 2014 … Police in St. Louis and Hammond, Indiana have recently come under attack – for doing their jobs. In St. Louis, police shot dead Vonderrit D. Myers after he opened fire at police during a chase.  Ballistic evidence shows Myers fired three shots… Read More »