J Street News Roundup 8/11/2014

August 11th, 2014

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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Word on the Street: Difficult Questions and Hard Truths

August 8th, 2014

With the resumption of rocket fire from Gaza at the very moment the cease-fire expired this morning, all of us at J Street feel sick that the fighting is starting up again. How can it be that more people – whether innocent civilians in Gaza or Israeli soldiers – have to die? Why can’t the leaders chart a path that ends this nightmare? Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 8/8/2014

August 8th, 2014

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 8/7/2014

August 7th, 2014

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News Roundup 8/6/2014

August 6th, 2014

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J Street Welcomes Gaza Cease-Fire

August 5th, 2014

J Street welcomes the 72-hour cease-fire between Israel and Hamas and strongly urges all parties to observe it scrupulously and extend it into a durable cessation of hostilities. The ceasefire is clearly fragile and all parties must exercise restraint so that it can take hold. Read More...

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News Roundup 8/5/2014

August 5th, 2014

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Meeting with MKs during the J Street Mission

August 4th, 2014

Last Wednesday, our group of J Street leaders from the United States and J Street U students spending the summer in Israel, met with four members of the Knesset to get their perspective on the war – or “Operation” as it’s referred to here. One was from Hatnua (which is Tzipi Livni’s party and part of the government), one from Meretz, and two from Labor. Read More...

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