J Street Applauds Chairman Berman's Remarks on Two States

January 26th, 2010

J Street welcomes Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Howard Berman's recent public remarks on the urgency of achieving a two-solution. Read More...

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J Street Responds to Sheikh Jarrah Arrests

January 22nd, 2010

J Street is deeply concerned by recent actions taken by Israeli authorities in response to protests and dissent in Jerusalem and the occupied territories. Read More...

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J Street Applauds Israel's Response in Haiti

January 22nd, 2010

J Street applauds Israel's immediate and meaningful response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti last week. We are proud of and grateful to the many Israelis who have risked their own lives to save those in dire need of medical attention and other emergency services. Read More...

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JStreetPAC Launches 2010 Campaign; Endorses 41 Candidates

January 21st, 2010

JStreetPAC, the country's first and only pro-Israel, pro-peace political action committee, announced its first Congressional endorsements of the 2010 cycle, backing 41 candidates - matching in its first wave of endorsements the number it backed in the whole 2008 cycle. Read More...

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Our First Endorsements of 2010

January 21st, 2010

JStreetPAC announced today its first congressional endorsements of the 2010 cycle, backing 41 pro-Israel, pro-peace candidates from around the country. Today’s announcement is the first round of endorsements the PAC plans to make this cycle, and kicks off a sizeable expansion of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement’s political and financial reach. By electing and reelecting pro-Israel, pro-peace candidates to Congress through JStreetPAC, we aim to change the rules of the political game on Israel and the Middle East by providing meaningful political and financial support to candidates who share our views. Together, we can give the Middle East peace process the shot in the arm it needs. [Press Release - First Round of 2010 Endorsees] [List of First Round of Endorsees] [JStreetPAC Homepage] [JStreetPAC in 2008 Report Back] Read More...

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Israel Sends Rescue Team to Haiti

January 15th, 2010

As the desperate situation in Haiti continues, we at J Street are moved by the outpouring of support and aid from around the globe - including from Israel, which sent a 220-member rescue team to assist with the relief effort. We wanted to make sure to provide some ways in which you can support the disaster relief efforts as well. Read More...

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Alan Dershowitz and Jeremy Ben-Ami debate at 92nd St. Y

January 8th, 2010

Click here to watch video clips of Jeremy Ben-Ami and Alan Dershowitz's debate at the 92nd St. Y. Read More...

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J Street Goes Local

January 7th, 2010

J Street Local is an integral part of our 2010 strategy of building and deepening the local presence of our pro-Israel, pro-peace movement.YOU are the key to this strategy.To turn the political tide when it comes to Israel and a two-state solution in this country, we need people like you to get involved with your J Street Local.Click here to find your Local and sign up to receive event details, local updates, and calls to action. We're officially kicking off our local presence with over 20 launch events around the country this Thursday, February 4th.  Click here to RSVP for your Local event.Putting boots on the ground will show your political and community leaders that this movement of people committed to Israel's security through a peaceful two-state resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict simply can't be ignored any longer.[J Street Local Press Coverage] Read More...

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