J Street Responds to President Abbas' Speech

October 15th, 2015

It was deeply irresponsible of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to falsely claim that 13-year old Palestinian Ahmad Manasrah—who had stabbed Israeli civilians in Jerusalem—had been “executed,” when he was, in fact, alive and being treated in an Israeli hospital. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Tel Aviv Bus Stabbings

January 21st, 2015

J Street is saddened and appalled by today’s awful bus stabbings in Tel Aviv and wishes all of those injured a full and speedy recovery. Read More...

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Word on the Street: The proper way forward

November 19th, 2014

How are we in the pro-peace community to respond to such an outrage, and to the wave of violence, hatred and incitement sweeping Jerusalem? There is a proper way – and an improper way. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Jerusalem Synagogue Attack as Abhorrent Act of Terrorism

November 18th, 2014

We are horrified and appalled by today's gruesome attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem during morning prayers that left four dead and several others wounded. We condemn this act of terror in the strongest possible terms. Read More...

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J Street condemns offensive Palestinian images inciting violence in Jerusalem

November 7th, 2014

With violence rising in Jerusalem--including two terror attacks in as many weeks--a series of reprehensible political cartoons reportedly posted on the social media of official Palestinian outlets are fanning the flames. Read More...

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