Who speaks for American Jews?

April 15th, 2010

World Jewish Congress head Ron Lauder claims that "Jews around the world are concerned today" in part because of what he calls the "dramatic deterioration of diplomatic relations between the United States and Israel." Yes, American Jews are concerned today. But they are concerned about the lack of an end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the threat that poses to Israel's survival as a democracy and the home of the Jewish people – as well as to American interests. Read More...

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J Street Joins APN Statement on West Bank Military Order

April 14th, 2010

J Street joins with Americans for Peace Now in their thoughtful statement today expressing concern about the new Israeli military order coming into effect in the West Bank this week. Read More...

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J Street urges UC Berkeley Student Senate to uphold Presidential veto of divestment bill

April 13th, 2010

J Street sent a letter urging University of California at Berkeley Student Senators to support of the President of the Student Body's veto and vote against a divestment bill targeting Israel. Read More...

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Jeremy in The Washington Post: A moment to seize in the Mideast

April 13th, 2010

The Washington Post published a letter to the editor by J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami, calling on President Obama to seize this critical moment for two states before it's too late. Read More...

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Tell the truth about President Obama and Israel

April 9th, 2010

J Street pushes back on false media reports about President Obama and Israel. Read More...

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J Street Strongly Condemns Palestinian Incitement

April 9th, 2010

J Street's Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami strongly condemns Palestinian Authority incitement against Israel. Read More...

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Putting American Ideas on the Table

April 7th, 2010

We at J Street were encouraged to read The Washington Post's David Ignatius indicating that the Obama Administration is "seriously considering proposing an American peace plan to resolve the Palestinian conflict." This is exactly the kind of bold American leadership to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict we've been urging in full-page ads in The New York Times and in the over 200,000 actions J Street supporters taken in the past year. Read More...

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Troubling UC Berkeley Student Senate Bill on Israel

April 5th, 2010

JStreetU joins coalition of groups to respond to recent troubling actions in University of California Berkeley's Student Government. Read More...

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