Simply put. Her father rented a car in Israel and she came back to NY with a report that she had been very nervous that the car might make a wrong turn and end up in unfriendly Arab territory.
Activist emails sent to my list are L'Ilui Nishmat Yisrael ben David Aryeh ob"m (Izzy - Kaplan) a great activist and lover of Eretz Yisroel, Am Yisroel and the Torah. Yehi Zichrono Baruch.
Most of these emails are posted on Shemittahrediscovered.blogspot.com