sheldon adelson

Sheldon Gary Adelson is an American businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist. His business career spans more than five decades and has included creating and developing more than 50 different companies. He is the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation, a leading global developer of destination properties which owns The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The company has several resorts in the US as well as in Asia, where it owns additional casino hotel resorts. Adelson also owns the Hebrew-language free daily newspaper Israel Hayom which was founded in the summer of 2007. Adelson and his wife, Dr. Miriam Adelson have donated to a variety of charitable causes, and have founded the Adelson Foundation, a private charity headquartered in Los Angeles. Adelson has earned multiple honorary degrees and has guest lectured at various universities.

FILE PHOTO: British rock star Roger Waters walks along the Israeli barrier in Bethlehem
Roger Waters: Technique used in George Floyd's killing taught by IDF

In the video, Waters claimed Sheldon Adelson is the puppet master of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Donald Trump, and US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Sheldon Adelson, a casino magnate and major backer of pro-Israel causes.
Sheldon Adelson donates 2m. face masks to hospitals, first responders

Some 250,000 of the masks will go to the Trump administration’s program to assist health workers.

Miriam Adelson at the inauguration of the US embassy in Jerusalem, May 14, 2018
Miriam Adelson: Cannabis is a gateway drug to opioids

“The normalization of cannabis in our society directly endangers its most vulnerable members: children,” said Dr Miriam Adelson.

By HANNAH HEPNER
17/02/2020
Sheldon Adelson, a casino magnate and major backer of pro-Israel causes.
Sheldon, Miriam Adelson to spend $100 million for Trump reelection bid

The Guardian said most of the money would be funneled through political action committees and “dark money” groups that are not required to reveal donors.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
11/02/2020
Sheldon Adelson, a casino magnate and major backer of pro-Israel causes.
Sheldon Adelson ordered to pay damages to Jewish Democratic group

Adelson had sued the National Jewish Democratic Council in 2012 over an online petition alleging that the major Republican donor allowed prostitution at his casino in Macau.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/10/2019
US AMBASSADOR to Israel David Friedman (center) and Director of Israel Philatelic Service Elhanan Sh
Friends of Zion Museum issues special stamps

At the event, FOZ unveiled a private seven-piece stamp collection that was custom designed in tandem with the Israeli Postal Service.

SHELDON AND MIRIAM ADELSON receive an award in Jerusalem last week from the Friends of Zion Museum.
Adelsons receive Friends of Zion Award

The award ceremony was held at the Friends of Zion Museum, with a delegation of United States ambassadors and many other influential guests, including US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Miriam Adelson at the inauguration of the US embassy in Jerusalem, May 14, 2018
Miriam Adelson hopes there will be a biblical ‘Book of Trump’

“Would it be too much to pray for a day when the Bible gets a ‘Book of Trump,’ much like it has a ‘Book of Esther’ celebrating the deliverance of the Jews from ancient Persia?” Adelson asked.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
29/06/2019
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