Over 30 ZF activists who had to apply for the courseattended the ZF’S 2013 writing course, run by David Harris. David is an experienced multimedia journalist on
Israel and the wider
Middle East. During his time as a journalist
David has interviewed Tony Blair and Shimon Peres, amongst many others. David is
currently the Director of Research and Content for The Israel Project.
During the course people were trained on how best to write Op-Eds, letters, blogs and how to utilise social media effectively to advocate for
writing course is one of a series of training programs that the ZF offers during
the year. Israel
Alan Aziz said “this
writing course gave activists the opportunity to realise the power of the
written word to be able to tell the truth about .
In the constant struggle against those who hate Israel
the pen really is mightier than the sword”. Israel
Participant Andrei Voica stated “David Harris gave precious knowledge on how to write an Op-Ed and what are the best tactics to be applied when it comes to using social-media. The ZF team, as always, proved to be outstanding organisers”.
The ZF will continue to train people to stand up for
Israel in the .
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