American Birthright Graduate Among IDF's Gaza Fallen

Israeli army releases name of Max Steinberg, a 24-year-old from L.A. who died fighting in Gaza overnight Saturday.

LOS ANGELES – The death of a 24-year-old Birthright graduate from L.A. has brought the battles taking place in the Middle East home for many in this Southern California community in a tangible and direct way – a rarity in a conflict that has been fought by proxy here via rallies and divestment votes.