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How to Share Jerusalem: A Video Call with Urban Planner Yehuda Greenfield-Gilat

In the lead up to Israel’s upcoming 70th anniversary, J Street has launched a new series, Solutions@70, focused...

Showing up for Israelis and Palestinians — A Photo Essay

Last month, I marked the fiftieth anniversary of the occupation in a deeply meaningful way - by celebrating...

“Where Are the Nonviolent Palestinian Activists?” They’re here.

“But where are the nonviolent Palestinian activists?” I hear this question often from pro-Israel people who are skeptical...

Even from the United Sates, we can help protect Palestinian villages from demolition

Each time I enter the conference room in J Street’s Washington, DC office I look to a plaque...

New Studies Illustrate the Military and Economic Costs of the Settlements

On the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War, two newly released studies have provided us with a close...

We all have a responsibility to help end the occupation

Last week, I returned from the most recent Center for Jewish Nonviolence delegation, Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue,...

A Prayer Marking the 50th Anniversary 1967 War

Rabbi Ofer Sabath Beit-Halachmi is an Israeli Reform rabbi who has published liturgy and poetry in Hebrew. He...

50 years later, it’s time to embrace the complex legacy of the Six-Day War

As we mark the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War, I am reflecting on the key moments in...

Fifty Years

Tuesday marks fifty years since the start of the Six-Day War -- perhaps the defining event in the...