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...

Tags: terrorism

J Street Condemns Jerusalem Synagogue Attack as Abhorrent Act of Terrorism

November 18th, 2014

We are horrified and appalled by today's gruesome attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem during morning prayers that left four dead and several others wounded. We condemn this act of terror in the strongest possible terms. 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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J Street Condemns Latest Jerusalem Attack

November 5th, 2014

We strongly condemn today’s terror attack in Jerusalem, reportedly claimed by Hamas, which killed an Israeli border officer and injured 14 pedestrians. Our thoughts are with the victims and their families and we pray for the recovery of the wounded. Read More...

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Netanyahu and Abbas Should Calm Jerusalem Tensions Instead of Stoking Them

October 30th, 2014

J Street condemns inflammatory comments by both Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Abbas, which only serve to stoke the flames of the mounting violence in Jerusalem. Read More...

Tags: terrorism