Word on the Street: Love the Stranger

April 21st, 2016

It is a lesson of Passover and the Torah's most repeated commandment. Read More...

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Word on the Street: How Far We've Come

April 20th, 2016

This is a new politics -- and a new era for pro-Israel Americans. Taken together, these events of the last week add up to our watershed moment. But of course, we know that we still have much work to do. Read More...

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BLOG: Know the Heart of the Stranger -- A Passover Reflection

April 20th, 2016

We tell the story of Passover so that we remember to empathize with “the other,” so that we will not do to others that which was hateful to us. Read More...

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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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