Southwest Jewish Congress (SWJC) ​is a Dallas based Texas non-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization dedicated to educating the community on Israel and the Middle East, threats to the freedoms and rights guaranteed by the US Constitution, and celebrating American unity through cultural and multi-faith diversity. 

Gil Elan, President and CEO of SWJC, is a senior Middle East analyst. He has a weekly column in the Texas Jewish Post and combines his knowledge and wit into easy-to-read analyses on current events. 

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Gil’s Weekly Update

  1. A Review of the Story of Crypto Jews

and Their Effect on Texas History

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017

2:00 pm - UTD Campus

Israeli Innovations and Technology

Monday, Feb. 6, 2017

7:00 pm - Studio Movie Grill Spring Valley

SWJC Texas Sized Event

October 26, 2016

Dr. Terry J. Flowers, Biko McMillan,

H. Ron White, Larry Goldstein, Madan Goyal, Noely Rangel, Ariana Luterman,

Vanita Halliburton, Barbara Friedman, 

Ann Kahn, Tammy Nguyen Lee, Judy Rorrie,


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