J Street Commends CUNY Vote to Reverse Decision Revoking Tony Kushner Honorary Degree

May 10th, 2011

The decision by the Board of the City University of New York to grant an honorary degree to Tony Kushner is a victory for all of those in the Jewish community and beyond who cherish freedom of speech and are unwilling to punish people for the content of their political views. Read More...

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Response to CUNY Decision to Revoke Tony Kushner Honorary Degree

May 5th, 2011

J Street and J Street U strongly objects to a decision by the City University of New York Board of Trustees to revoke an honorary degree to playwright Tony Kushner, a decision based purely on his views on Israel. Read More...

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8 Members of J Street Rabbinic Cabinet Honored in Newsweek's List of "50 Most Influential Rabbis in America"

April 18th, 2011

J Street congratulates the eight members of our Rabbinic Cabinet included in Newsweek's 2011 list of the "50 Most Influential Rabbis in America." According to Newsweek, "the rabbis on this list personify the most important roles in Jewish leaders—as selfless listeners, teachers, connectors, and galvanizers." Read More...

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J Street Hails Diplomatic Breakthrough

November 30th, -0001

Secretary of State John Kerry’s tireless efforts to resume Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations have created a historic new opportunity which must not be missed. Read More...

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