BLOG: Opponents of Iran Deal Just Won’t Quit

January 12th, 2016

What opponents don’t get is that the JCPOA is already proving itself. Read More...

Tags: Barack Obama Iran Iran Deal

BLOG: Moderate MKs Could Help Stop Anti-Democratic Bill -- But Will They?

January 12th, 2016

Last week, party leader Moshe Kahlon announced that Kulanu would support the bill. But scrutiny has fallen on several members of the party who have records of close ties to the human rights NGO community. Could they be convinced to oppose the bill? Read More...

Tags: Ayelet Shaked Democracy Michael Oren NGO Bill

J Street News Roundup 1/12/2016

January 12th, 2016

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

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BLOG: A Guide to Ayelet Shaked’s Defense of the NGO Bill

January 11th, 2016

In an op-ed Ayelet Shaked published last week, among other things, she compared her bill to legislation in the United States. Her piece is riddled with errors and distortions. Here’s a handy guide to help wade through her arguments. Read More...

Tags: Ayelet Shaked B'Tselem Dan Shapiro Democracy

J Street News Roundup 1/11/2016

January 11th, 2016

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

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BLOG: The Ideological Roots of the Obama/Netanyahu Clash

January 8th, 2016

This week, Frontline ran a documentary titled “Netanyahu at War,” which chronicles the tense relationship between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama. Read More...

Tags: Barack Obama Benjamin Netanyahu Bill Clinton

J Street News Roundup 1/8/2016

January 8th, 2016

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

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Israelis' Civil Liberties Under Fire -- A Call With B'Tselem's Hagai El-Ad

January 7th, 2016

On December 22, 2015, J Street held a call with Hagai El-Ad, the Executive Director of B’Tselem, to discuss threats against him, other Israeli civil rights advocates and Israeli democracy. Read More...

Tags: B'Tselem Democracy NGO Bill