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Word on the Street: Israel’s 70th Anniversary

Even as we feel this tremendous pride in and appreciation for Israel, we also feel compelled to speak...

An Open Letter Concerning the Safety and Future of African Asylum Seekers

Following the sudden reversal on the agreement with UNHCR, American Jewish organizations share great concerns over the safety and...

Gaza Shows How Trump Administration is Shooting Itself in the Foot

The Israeli government’s policy of deporting tens of thousands of undocumented African migrants has caused tremendous heartache among...

A Focus on Foreign Policy in a Competitive Virginia Race

I have always thought it sad that foreign policy is so rarely discussed during campaign season, but the...

The Rabbinical Corner | March 2018

We are pleased to announce that Rabbi David A. Teutsch, Wiener Professor Emeritus at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College...

Statement by National Security Leaders on an Israeli-Palestinian Two-State Solution and US Policy

Today, our friends at the US Middle East Project ran a full-page ad in the Washington, DC edition...

Israel Must Aid African Migrants, Not Deport Them

The Israeli government’s policy of deporting tens of thousands of undocumented African migrants has caused tremendous heartache among...

The Palestinian Peace Plan

At the UN Security Council, Mahmoud Abbas laid out explicit support for the two-state solution and put forward...

Whose Ambassador is Friedman?

David Friedman is supposed to be the American Ambassador in Israel. Yet he regularly acts more like the...