Pollard 'Call for Clemency Campaign' begins
By GIL STERN STERN HOFFMAN
January 9, 2011 17:16
The National Council of Young Israel launched a nationwide grassroots effort on
Sunday to push US president Barack Obama to accept Prime Minister Binyamin
Netanyahu's request to grant clemency to Israeli agent Jonathan
As part of the "Call for Clemency Campaign," American citizens
are encouraged to call the White House on a daily basis to request Pollard's
release after more than 26 years in prison. People can contact the White House
between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM EST by phone at 202-456-1414; by fax at
202-456-2461; and via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
grassroots campaign gives people the opportunity to participate in a respectful
and coordinated effort intended to help enable Jonathan Pollard to return home
to Israel and reunite with his family," said National Council of Young Israel
executive vice president Rabbi Pesach Lerner.