Red Lines and Deadlines on Iran

September 12th, 2012

J Street is troubled by the escalating rhetoric around Iran – and especially by recent remarks by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that seem to directly challenge the "moral right" of the United States to refuse to set a public deadline for military action against Iran. Read More...

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J Street Statement on Libya Attack

September 12th, 2012

J Street is horrified by the murder of the US Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and of the three other foreign service professionals. We must never forget that our diplomats are often at the front lines of some of the world's most dangerous and unpredictable events. Read More...

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What Bill Clinton Could Say About Jerusalem

September 6th, 2012

What an astounding scene here in Charlotte yesterday as the Democratic Party scrambled to deal with its platform and Jerusalem. Read More...

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Jim Gerstein's DNC Polling Presentation

September 6th, 2012

Check out the Powerpoint presentation that pollster Jim Gerstein delivered to a packed audience of Members of Congress, delegates, and participants of the 2012 Democratic National Convention during a panel on the Jewish vote hosted by J Street and Bend the Arc on September 4, 2012. Read More...

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J Street 2012 High Holiday Resources

September 5th, 2012

With the coming of the fall, the Jewish community turns with anticipation to the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. The Yamim Noraim -- Days of Awe -- compel many of us to reflect on the ideas of accountability and repentance. Read More...

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Day One in Charlotte

September 5th, 2012

The reception has been fantastic. Everyone I run into has seen our people and is impressed by the amazing growth in our visibility and activism in just four years since the last Presidential election. Read More...

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J Street Statement on the Evacuation of Migron

September 3rd, 2012

J Street welcomes the peaceful evacuation yesterday of the settlement outpost of Migron in compliance with the Israeli Supreme Court’s ruling that it was built illegally on private Palestinian land. Read More...

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Political Brinksmanship over Israel

August 31st, 2012

Last night, presidential nominee Mitt Romney took political brinksmanship over Israel to a new level when, from the podium of the convention hall, he accused President Obama of “throwing Israel under the bus.” Read More...

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