J Street Welcomes Presbyterian Decision to Stop Selling Anti-Zionist Publication

June 30th, 2014

Late last week, the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. announced that the study guide 'Zionism Unsettled' will no longer be sold on its website. This is welcome news. Read More...

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On Threat of BDS, Don’t Shoot the Messenger

February 4th, 2014

Recent criticism from some in Israel and the United States of Secretary of State John Kerry for warning that Israel will face a strong boycott and disinvestment movement if his current peace initiative fails is profoundly misguided and misplaced. Read More...

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J Street Strongly Opposes ASA Boycott

December 16th, 2013

J Street strongly opposes the American Studies Association’s decision today to boycott Israeli colleges and universities. Read More...

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J Street and New Israel Fund Call ADL’s “Top Anti-Israel Groups” List “Short-Sighted and Unproductive.”

October 23rd, 2013

Every organization that works on Israel recognizes that our community is suffering from increasing polarization. That is why we are puzzled when one of the most respected mainstream organizations in the U.S. exacerbates, rather than quiets, unnecessary confrontation. Read More...

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Word on the Street: Crossroads

July 17th, 2013

As I write these words, Secretary of State John Kerry is in the midst of another Mideast trip, having spent two days in Amman meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and representatives of the Arab League. A visit to Jerusalem may come later this week. Read More...

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