J Street News Roundup 4/28/15

April 28th, 2015

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 4/27/15

April 27th, 2015

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J Street News Roundup 4/24/15

April 24th, 2015

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J Street News Roundup 4/23/15

April 23rd, 2015

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J Street Opposes Roskam-Vargas Trade Bill That Undermines US and Israeli Interests

April 22nd, 2015

J Street is adamantly opposed to the Global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement. We’ve worked consistently, particularly on college campuses, to oppose BDS efforts that are often thinly-veiled attempts to delegitimize Israel. We view the Roskam-Vargas “U.S.-Israel Trade and Commercial Enhancement Act” (H.R.825) as not simply unhelpful to the effort to combat Global BDS, but contrary to longstanding US policy opposing settlement of the territory occupied by Israel in the 1967 Six Day War. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 4/22/15

April 22nd, 2015

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On Israel’s 67th Anniversary, Some Thoughts on the US-Israel Relationship

April 21st, 2015

This evening, with the beginning of Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day), Israel remembers those who gave their lives in its defense or were victims of terrorism. Tomorrow evening, sorrow changes to joy as the nation clebrates the 67th anniversary of its modern rebirth as an independent state on Yom Ha’atzmaut (Independence Day). Read More...

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J Street Marks Yom HaZikaron and Yom Ha’atzmaut

April 21st, 2015

This Yom HaZikaron, we commemorate a day that is deeply personal for every Israeli--whose parents, children, brothers and sisters lie in military cemeteries in towns and cities across the country. Even since last year, dozens have died fighting in the Gaza Strip and on Israel’s borders, or as victims of rocket attacks and terrorism. Read More...

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