February 9/21 - "...98 years ago in New York, Jewish housewife Sadie Weiss made a then-significant investment in her family’s future. In September 1923, she bought five shares of stock in a bank created to fund the establishment of a Jewish homeland."
January 15/21 - Follicular Zionism is about having your hair cut only in Israel. The pandemic has restricted international travel, so what is a Follicular Zionist to do if he can't get to Israel for a haircut? Watch this inspiring story of Israeli innovation, personal resilience and plain chutzpah to find out.
November 3/20 - A six part series by David Matlow
October 8/20 - An article by David Matlow
October 1/20 - Herzl was trained as a lawyer and the program discusses how he used his legal training and other skills to propose a solution to one form of prejudice, anti-Semitism. Herzl also believed in ending the suffering of black people (in 1902!) and allowing equal votes for women (in 1898). The program speaks to how lawyers are uniquely suited to use our skills and talents to help address the significant social issues of our time, and how we can develop big ideas and work to end discrimination and prejudice.
August 28/20 - David discusses the Herzl collection on the anniversary of the 1st Zionist Congress in Basel - link via twitter
July 31/20 - Beautiful drone footage and Herzl memorabilia; a winning combo
July 29/20 - David discusses the Herzl School in Chicago and the Theo mascot.
July 29/20 - David discusses the Herzl Collection on Stand With Us TV.
July 25/20 -The perfect socially distant exhibition of Herzl memorabilia.
July 12/20 - a display of memorial items on the occasion of the 116th anniversary of Herzl's death.
July 6/20 - David continues his Zoom discussion regarding his collection with a special July 4th - America & Herzl focus
June 18/20 - David is featured on this weekly show brought to you by The Centre for Israel & Jewish Affairs.
June 6/20 - David discusses the Herzl Collection
May 4/20 - David participates in a panel discussion celebrating Herzl's legacy (watch him at 28:00') along with special guest, Tamara Davis from the Herzl School of Excellence in Chicago (see her clip at 42:00')
David discusses 5 pieces from his collection - interview begins at 8:05'
A short video compilation by David Matlow
April 2020 - a look back at the 1973 USDS production of The Hall of Zionists -complete with a current revival of the script with original cast members.
March 20, 2020
January 20, 2020 - David discusses his Herzl Collection
Watch the trailer.
The tradition of holiday gift giving continues - via ABC local affiliate
Oct. 16, 2019
July 31, 2019 - David spoke to over 125 people at Mt. Herzl in Jerusalem. A link to the invitation and backgrounder is below.
July 9, 2019
David outlines his mission.
June 17, 2018
March 26, 2019 - David speaks about his book, Collecting the Dream.
What would Herzl do?
Coverage from local ABC affiliate - December 18, 2018
April 2, 2018 - The Chicago Tribune
David's thoughts on the visit by the Israeli Consul General to the Midwest to the Theodor Herzl School - Chicago IL
Coverage from local CBS affiliate - March 25, 2018
April 2/18 Israel's Consul General to the Midwest visits The Herzl School.
100 years later, Herzl's message remains universal in the unlikeliest of places. - JEDUCTION WORLD
April 21, 2014
Filmmakers Eli Tal-El and David Matlow visit the Theordor Herzl Public School in Chicago to shoot footage for the documentary film, My Herzl. - October 2013
David's blog post - "...Herzl had never set foot in Chicago, so why 100 years after his death, was there a school here named for him here—in an African American neighbourhood? "
Coverage of gift giving at Christmas - local ABC news affiliate - December 20, 2017
December 24, 2017 - Temple Beth Israel's connection to the Theordor Herzl School.
David's blog post - "Quite the divergence. Left is death. Right is survival. Left is destruction. Right is revival. Left is pain. Right is pride."
Inside Toronto Lawyer David Matlow's Quest.