J Street Mourns Loss of Voice of Conscience Leonard Fein

August 14th, 2014

Jeremy Ben-Ami: "Leibel was a dear friend and a singular voice of conscience for the Jewish people. His death is a tremendous loss for our community" Read More...

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Infographic: Findings of the Pew Survey of American Jews

October 11th, 2013

The recent Pew survey of American Jews has set off a flurry of conversation about the community, its opinions and its future. One clear story: American Jews are not just pro-Israel, they're also pro-peace. Read More...

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J Street Determined to Answer President Obama’s UN Challenge

September 24th, 2013

In his speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Obama has again challenged friends of Israel to get behind his effort to achieve peace with the Palestinians based on a two-state solution. J Street welcomes that call and urges other American Jewish organizations to do the same. Read More...

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An Open Letter to the American Jewish Community

June 5th, 2013

It is time to speak out from the pulpit, in our communities, to our rabbis, to our politicians and to our friends in Israel: American Jews support a two-state solution for the sake of Israel's peace and security and we will stand behind Israel and the US as they make the hard choices now. Read More...

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House Resolution 238 Promotes Two-State Solution

May 30th, 2013

The resolution commends the Obama Administration's commitment to Israel's survival and security, as well as the administration's moves to initiate a new diplomatic effort to achieve a two-state solution. The legislation also calls upon the parties to the conflict and the international community to take concrete steps to bolster the prospects for peace, including by combating anti-Israel terror and efforts to deny the deep historical, cultural, and spiritual connection of the Jewish people to Israel. Read More...

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