J Street Goes on Offense; New Campaign Labels Members of Congress Who Oppose Two-State Solution ‘Not Pro-Israel’

July 12th, 2012

For the first time Members of Congress who stake out hawkish positions on Israel that endanger the security of the state will be held to account by a new campaign launched by J Street. Read More...

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Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Put Allies at Odds

July 5th, 2012

As a long-time advocate for peaceful resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, I am pained that frustration over failure to achieve a just and lasting peace has led allies in the struggle to end up at odds over tactics like boycotts, divestment and sanctions (BDS). Read More...

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J Street’s Jeremy Ben-Ami Condemns Ad Calling for War with Iran for Partisan Political Gain

June 14th, 2012

"The people who pushed for war with Iraq are now bent on starting a war with Iran. The security of the United States – and of Israel – are too important to stand idly by while some of Mitt Romney's biggest supporters press for another war... Read More...

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J Street's Jeremy Ben-Ami Responds to Ulpana Evacuation and West Bank Settlement Announcements

June 7th, 2012

This week saw several important developments—some positive, others deeply troubling— regarding Israeli settlements in the West Bank. Read More...

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Incitement in Tel Aviv

May 25th, 2012

Like many American Jews, I grew up believing that my people would always be at the forefront of protests against racism, not perpetrating it. I believed that history obliged us to fight not tolerate, much less engage in, prejudice. Read More...

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