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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Netanyahu and Abbas Should Calm Jerusalem Tensions Instead of Stoking Them

October 30th, 2014

J Street condemns inflammatory comments by both Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Abbas, which only serve to stoke the flames of the mounting violence in Jerusalem. Read More...

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Timely Warning: Israel’s Settlements Put US Ties at Risk

October 29th, 2014

An article in The Atlantic pointed out something that all of us in the pro-Israel, pro-peace community have known for some time: there is a deep problem in the US-Israel relationship primarily caused by the pro-settlement, anti-peace policies of the current Israeli government. Read More...

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Netanyahu and Dermer Statements Risk Israel’s Future

October 28th, 2014

Recent statements by Prime Minister Netanyahu and Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer are inflammatory and irresponsible. They damage peace prospects and erode Israel’s standing in the world. Read More...

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An Online Conversation with MK David Tsur

October 8th, 2014

Abbas and Netanyahu seem to have doubled down on their hardline positions, rather than signaling openings for future talks. What does this mean for the prospects of peace moving forward? Read More...

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