Statement on UN Security Council Iran Sanctions Resolution

May 20th, 2010

J Street welcomes this week's announcement that the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany have agreed on a working text on enhanced multilateral sanctions against Iran. Read More...

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Statement on House Resolution 1359, Calling for Shalit's Release

May 18th, 2010

J Street applauds the introduction of House Resolution 1359, which is an important demonstration of bipartisan support not just for Gilad Shalit's immediate release, but for achieving a two-state resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and for a Jewish and democratic Israel within recognized and secure borders. Read More...

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The Way Forward

May 18th, 2010

Benjamin Miller shares his thoughts upon returning from the J Street Education Fund's first leadership mission to Israel, the West Bank and Jordan. Read More...

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Peter Beinart's Wake-Up Call to the U.S. Jewish Establishment

May 17th, 2010

Jeremy Ben-Ami, President of J Street, reacts to Peter Beinart's recent essay entitled "The Failure of the American Jewish Establishment" in The New York Review of Books. Read More...

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For the Sake of Zion

May 14th, 2010

J Street applauds the American Jewish leaders who have launched a new effort, called For the Sake of Zion, to demonstrate support for ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a two-state solution. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Obama's Iron Dome Funding Request, Urges Quick Congressional Approval

May 14th, 2010

J Street welcomes the Obama Administration's recent Congressional request for additional funding for Israel's "Iron Dome" to protect Israeli civilians from rocket attacks from Hamas, Hezbollah, and other militant groups. Read More...

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J Street's Open Letter to the Conference of Presidents

May 13th, 2010

J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami wrote an open letter to Alan Solow, Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, in response to the Conference's full-page ad on Jerusalem. Read More...

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Israel Accepted into OECD

May 11th, 2010

Yesterday, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) unanimously accepted Israel’s application for membership to the exclusive organization of countries with prosperous, open economies. J Street welcomes this as a key step toward greater economic, social, and environmental coordination between Israel and the organization’s member countries. Read More...

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