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A precise and passionate speaker, David M. Weinberg’s shul sermons and other lectures combine learned Torah perspectives with strategic and political insight, always with an inspirational thrust. Listeners come away informed and spiritually uplifted.

He has spoken in Israel, Canada, the U.S. and Europe at many shuls, federations, advocacy organizations and universities.

He is available for 2023-2024 Shabbat scholar-in-residence and other engagements.

Recent lecture and drasha topics:

Against Hate: Educating Young Israelis in Situations of Perpetual Conflict

Apologies Overdue and Overdone: Rethinking Israeli Hasbara

Are We Ready for 100 Years of Diplomatic Warfare?

Asafsuf: Abbas’ Insolence; American Silence

Awakening: The Resurgence of Patriotism and Spirituality in Israel

Battle for Morality: Israel Advocacy 101

Bereishit: Do we really want to live in Eden?

Celebrating Complexity: Legacy of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein zt”l

Christians under Attack in the Middle East

Countering the Sinah of Sinai

Counting the Dead in Syria: On Hypocrisy and Human Rights

Dangers of Unilateralism in Israeli-Palestinian Diplomacy

Day After Abbas: Whereto the Palestinian Authority?

Diplomatic Freedom and Fortitude

Divine Encampment: Towards a More United Jewish People

Enduring Morality: IDF Warfare in Civilian Areas

Extremely Religious without Religious Extremism

Face of Evil: Radical Islam on the Rampage

Far Horizons: Israel’s Strategic Situation in a Shifting Mideast

Fewest of All Peoples: Jewish Demography of the Future

Fight Foreign Subversion in eastern Jerusalem

France, Anti-Semitism, and French Jewish Aliyah

Fraying Ties? The Future of Israel-Diaspora Relations

From Creation to Creativity: Israeli Scientific and Medical Innovation

Genesis of Justice: On Reforming Israel’s Legal System

Golden Ages, Dark Ages: Spain, Italy and France in Jewish History

Grand Strategy for Israel

Great Debate over Settlements

Har Habayit Beyadeinu? On Re-Conquering the Temple Mount

Haredim, Hesder, and Hi-Tech: Bridging the Gaps within Frum Israeli Jewry

Healing Hearts: Israel’s Medical Bridges to Peace

Hippocratic Israel, Hypocritical World

Hi-Tech Rehabilitation of IDF Soldiers

Holy Grapes: The Israeli Wine Revolution

Hoping for Regime Change in Iran

If I forget thee, O Jerusalem: The Battle for Israel’s Capitol

International Condemnation of Israel: Nu, So What?

Iran: Confronting its Hegemonic Threat

Islamic War against Israel: Why Israel is Winning

Israel at 72: Is this the Child we Prayed For?

Israel: A Believing Nation

Israeli Society: Sane and Stable

Israel’s Strategic Situation: Never Better!

Jerusalem: Ruling the United City Generously and Effectively

Jerusalem: Cleaning-up and Sewing-up eastern Jerusalem

Justice for Jews from Arab Countries

Keitz Bavel: Arab Spring or Islamic Winter?

Make the PA Pay: How to Wean the Palestinians off the International Dole

Mor Dror: Israel’s Resurgence – A Spiritual Calculus

Mediterranean History: Jews in Spain, Italy and France

My Family Story: From Krakow to the Knesset

On Being Simultaneously Modern Orthodox, Religious Zionist and “Yeshivish” in Israel

On Having Sons in Frontline Israeli Army Combat Posts

Perfidy: Palestinian Lies like Water

Politics of Defamation: Global Anti-Semitism Renewed

Politics of Responsibility: Defense vs. Social Spending in Israel

Power of Shabbat in Healing Israeli Rifts

Rabbinate Wreckage and Religious Reform in Israel

Rebuilding American Power and Presence in the Mideast

Religious Zionism: Reclaiming the ‘World of Torah’

Reliving Revelation: Israeli Society Modeling Faith and Love

Restoring Israeli Military Supremacy

Return to Gan Eden: On Intimacy with G-d in the Modern World

Re-Thinking Messianism: Religious Zionism in Israel in Crisis

Solutions to the Haredi Draft and Employment Problems

Soul Matters: Bravo Beit Hillel

Spiritual Rehab for Israel: Reflections for Tisha Be’Av

Spiritual Stock-Taking: The Religiosity of Israelis

Spiritual Trials, Strategic Rewards

Strengths and Frailties of the Fourth Netanyahu Administration

Talking Turkey to the Turks

Temple Mount: On the Need to Re-Assert Jewish Prayer Rights

Thinking Creatively About Peace: Are there Alternatives to the Two-State Paradigm?

Three Boys that United a Nation: On my Neighbor Naftali Fraenkel Hy”d

Three Cheers for Canada: Stephen Harper’s Moral Leadership

Tova Haaretz Meod Meod: Israel – The Bright Side of Life

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David M. Weinberg is a think tank director, columnist and lobbyist who is a sharp critic of Israel’s detractors and of post-Zionist trends in Israel. Read more »
A passionate speaker, David M. Weinberg lectures widely in Israel, the U.S. and Canada to Jewish and non-Jewish audiences. He speaks on international politics and Middle East strategic affairs, Israeli diplomacy and defense strategy, intelligence matters and more. Click here to book David Weinberg as a speaker

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