J Street Responds to President Abbas' Speech

October 15th, 2015

It was deeply irresponsible of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to falsely claim that 13-year old Palestinian Ahmad Manasrah—who had stabbed Israeli civilians in Jerusalem—had been “executed,” when he was, in fact, alive and being treated in an Israeli hospital. Read More...

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J Street mourns Israeli couple killed in West Bank

October 1st, 2015

J Street is saddened and appalled at the death of an Israeli couple today in a drive-by shooting attack in the West Bank. We can only express relief that their four children escaped harm, and offer our prayers and thoughts to their grieving friends and family. Read More...

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J Street condemns incitement on Palestinian children’s program

June 2nd, 2015

J Street adamantly and consistently condemns incitement and racism whenever and wherever they occur in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Read More...

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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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Two-State Alarm: Fanning the flames

November 10th, 2014

J Street condemns in unequivocal terms these acts of terror, and the incitement on the Palestinian side that is adding fuel to a very dangerous situation. Tensions are running high throughout Israel and the West Bank. It is a tinder box waiting to explode. Read More...

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