J Street News Roundup 7/8/2016

July 8th, 2016

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

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BLOG: The Future of the US-Israel Relationship -- A Call With MK Nachman Shai

July 7th, 2016

Last Thursday, J Street hosted a call with MK Nachman Shai, a member of the Zionist Union Party, on the importance of the US-Israel relationship and the critical dialogue between the American and Israeli Jewish communities. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 7/7/2016

July 7th, 2016

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

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GOP Should Reassert Support for Two-State Solution

July 6th, 2016

These statements are deeply irresponsible and we call on Mr. Trump and the Republican Party to disavow them – and to recommit itself to pursuing a just peace to this conflict based on two states for two peoples, which is the only way to secure Israel’s future as a democracy and a Jewish homeland. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 7/6/2016

July 6th, 2016

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

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Word on the Street: Another Settlement Announcement, Another Statement

July 5th, 2016

Over the course of decades, almost every major announcement has been greeted with US criticism. Yet this criticism has done almost nothing to slow the inexorable expansion of the Israeli presence in the occupied territory. Read More...

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Mourning Abner Mikva's Passing

July 5th, 2016

Along with the entire J Street family, I was deeply saddened today to learn of the death of my friend, Abner Mikva. Ab, as he was known to almost everyone, led an incredible life as a legislator, judge, advisor and philanthropist - leaving behind a legacy of dedicated service to his country, his community, his family and to the Jewish people. Read More...

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BLOG: Trump Must Renounce Anti-Semitic Tropes

July 5th, 2016

It’s deeply disturbing that someone in the Trump campaign is apparently trawling through racist websites to find images that the candidate can tweet. It’s equally appalling that the candidate himself cannot see an anti-Semitic image when confronted with one. And it’s disgusting that he lacks the backbone and moral fiber to apologize for a mistake – but rather prefers to hit back at his critics. Read More...

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