J Street Deplores New Settlement Expansion in Hebron

April 14th, 2014

A decision of Israel’s Ministry of Defense to allow Israeli families to take over a disputed building in Hebron is an unhelpful step which puts new pressure on the endangered Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations. Every expansion of an Israeli settlement in the heart of the West Bank like this one only make the ultimate achievement of an agreement to end the conflict more difficult to achieve. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Killing of Israeli Soldiers

September 23rd, 2013

We were shocked and saddened this weekend to learn of the killing of two Israeli soldiers in the West Bank--two tragedies in as many days. We condemn these attacks and urge all parties to join us. Read More...

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A view from the J Street’s congressional and leadership mission

March 7th, 2013

Today, the unraveling continues and the need for a two-state solution to be implemented is beyond urgent if there is a hope to keep the democratic and Jewish dream of Israel alive. In my first week here, I was privileged to join a J Street congressional and leadership mission for three of their six days in Israel. I want to share some of what I learned in those three full days. Read More...

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