1. Siavosh Derakhti, a 25-year-old Swedish Muslim man who has been awarded for making his “life’s work” educating about hate and anti-Semitism and standing up for Sweden’s Jews.
2. Amar’e Stoudemire, the 33-year-old, 6’10” retired NBA All-Star, who developed a love of Israel and recently moved his family there to play for (and buy) Hapoel Jerusalem.
3. Thomas, the 7-year-old Tel Aviv golden retriever who’s become an Instagram sensation for his love of Israeli food. Follow him at @thomas_wantsfood.