Steve Israel

Congressman Steve Israel is the Chairman of Long Island University Global Institute and a Distinguished Writer in Residence. He represented New York in the US House of Representatives from 2001-2017, serving on the Armed Services Committee and the powerful appropriations subcommittee for Defense. He also served in the leadership of the House Democratic Caucus. President Clinton has hailed him as “one of the most thoughtful people in the House of Representatives.”


Former congressman Steve Israel will take you from slacktivist to activist in five simple steps