J Street Statement on Gaza Conflict

July 30th, 2014

J Street is deeply shocked and saddened by the losses suffered in this round of violence, from dozens of Israeli soldiers and civilians to the more than a thousand Gaza residents dead, and thousands more wounded. Read More...

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The real story: Secretary Kerry considering a US peace plan

April 28th, 2014

Israel today is not an apartheid state, and that's not what Secretary of State John Kerry is saying. For over a year now, Kerry has argued that, without a two-state solution, Israel is risking its future and its values as it moves toward permanent rule over millions of Palestinians without equal rights. Former Prime Ministers Ehud Barak and Ehud Olmert have used the "apartheid" term as well to describe this possible future. Read More...

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Israeli Decision to Suspend Talks is Premature

April 24th, 2014

J Street believes the Israeli government’s decision to suspend peace talks with the Palestinians over the preliminary reconciliation deal between Fatah and Hamas is premature. Read More...

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J Street Calls on Secretary Kerry to Make Public US Positions on Core Issues for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

April 23rd, 2014

J Street, the pro-Israel, pro-peace advocacy organization, commends Secretary of State John Kerry for his tireless efforts to achieve a comprehensive peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians. Read More...

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Two State Alert: Amid sound and fury, the latest on the Kerry initiative

April 1st, 2014

The last 24 hours have seen conflicting reports over Secretary of State Kerry’s efforts to resolve a crisis in the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Right now, we still don't know whether he will succeed. Read More...

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