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13th Annual Genesis Awards

Save the Date!


13th Annual Genesis Award Recipient and Keynote Speaker: 

  • Mark Steyn

In honor of the 70th Anniversary of Israel, we will present a new award!  ... and the Emet Award goes to: 

  • Andrea Levin, CAMERA
  • Ray Hanna, CJUI

When:  Sunday, October 28, 2018 3:00 PM

Where:  Boston Marriott, Newton

Tickets Prices:

  • Students & Military Personnel - Free with ID
  • General Seating - $35
  • Premium Seating - $100

*Premium ticket includes Premium Seating, Photo Op and Free access to Book Signing with the purchase of a book.

  • Book - Lights Out - $25.00

General Seating ticket holders may access the Book Signing with a special purchase price:

  • Book - Lights Out - $40.00 with access to Book Signing

Following the event:

  1. Mark Steyn's book will be available to purchase
  2. Join us for refreshments. Dietary laws observed.
  3. Sponsor Tables - Contact us if you would like to become a sponsor, click here for sponsorship options

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Award Recipients

Genesis Award Recipient and Keynote Speaker - Mark Steyn


  • Introducing him at the United States Senate in 2015, Ted Cruz called Mark Steyn "an international bestselling author, a Top Five jazz recording artist, and a leading Canadian human rights activist".  All of which happens to be true.
  • Steyn's human rights campaign to restore free speech to Canada led to the repeal by Parliament of the notorious "Section 13" hate-speech law, a battle he recounts in his book Lights Out: Islam, Free Speech And The Twilight Of The West
  • Mark wrote about Israel. “The Jewish state is a great success story. The modern Middle East is the misbegotten progeny of the British and French colonial map makers of 1922. All the nation states in that neck of the woods date back a mere 60 or 70 years – Iraq to the Thirties, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon and Israel to the Forties. The only difference is that Israel has made a go of it.  Would I rather there were more countries like Israel, or more like Syria? Israel is the only liberal democracy in the Middle East (Iraq may yet prove a second), and its Arab citizens enjoy more rights than they would living under any of the kleptocrat kings and psychotic dictators who otherwise infest the region.”
  • Mark is the author of the following: 

  1. After America, which was a Top Five bestseller in the United States and a Number One bestseller in Canada
  2. America Alone: The End Of The World As We Know It, a New York Times bestseller in the United States and a Number One bestseller in Canada
  3. The [Un]documented Mark Steyn, his most recent bestseller
  4. Lights Out - Islam, free speech and the twilight of the west

Emet Award Recipient - Andrea Levin


President and Executive Director of CAMERA – Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America

Andrea Levin took over the leadership of CAMERA in 1991. Under Ms. Levin’s leadership, CAMERA’s membership grew within a few years from 1000 to over 20,000, and now numbers over 65,000. In addition to Boston headquarters, the organization also has offices in Washington, DC, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Israel.

Over the years, CAMERA has focused major efforts on improving coverage of Israel and the Middle East by such major outlets as the New York Times, the Boston Globe, the Los Angeles Times, NPR, PBS, and ABC News.

While there have been major successes with most of these outlets, there is also a continuing need for monitoring and interaction.

Emet Award Recipient - Ray Hanna


President of Christians and Jews United for Israel

Ray Hanna came to America in the late 1960s from Cairo, Egypt, with his family. As Coptic Christians, they were a minority in Egypt where Sharia law is written into the constitution, and where Islam rules. Their only hope of freedom of religion and escaping religious persecution was to come to America.

Ray knows how precious Freedom is. He cherishes his Freedom. He has never, ever taken, for granted, his right to vote. 

Ray leads one of the most important organizations in New England in the fight against anti-Semitism, the BDS movement, and the vitriolic narrative that is rising on university campuses all over the USA.

Israel's 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Living Memorial Plaza commemorating the victims who died in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, is made partially from steel taken from the wreckage of the Twin Towers and is the only memorial outside the U.S. that includes the names of all who perished in the attacks.

The 9/11 Living Memorial Plaza, completed in 2009 for $2 million, sits on five acres of hillside, 20 miles from the center of Jerusalem.

Fox & Friends Article - Newton Schools

Feature Article from Fox News

Aug. 13, 2018 - 4:05 - Public school teachers in Massachusetts pledged to reject the 'call for objectivity' in the classroom in a group email; a Newton North High School parent reacts on 'Fox & Friends.' 

Christians and Jews United for Israel

CJUI brings Christians and Jews together in recognition of our shared responsibility to defend freedom and Judeo-Christian values for ourselves and future generations, in America and in Israel. 

Find more information about CJUI on the About page.

CELEBRATE 50 YEARS! Jerusalem Reunification Day 1967-2017

Listen to the beautiful song,

 Jerusalem of Gold

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