The Iran Project report

September 14th, 2012

On September 13, a new paper on “Weighing the Benefits and Costs of Military Action Against Iran,” signed by over thirty senior security experts from the ranks of the military, diplomatic service and elected office, was released by The Iran Project. The paper provides a fact-based analysis of the inputs likely to be involved in an American military strike against Iran and its nuclear program, and the results such a campaign might achieve. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Escalating Violence of Anti-American Protests

September 13th, 2012

J Street condemns the escalating violence of anti-American protests in Egypt, Yemen and Libya. Read More...

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J Street Seconds Report Findings on Need for Cost-Benefit Analysis of Military Strike Against Iran

September 13th, 2012

WASHINGTON—J Street Director of Government Affairs Dylan Williams welcomed today’s release of the Iran Project’s report, “Weighing the Benefits and Costs of Military Action against Iran.” Read More...

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Red Lines and Deadlines on Iran

September 12th, 2012

J Street is troubled by the escalating rhetoric around Iran – and especially by recent remarks by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that seem to directly challenge the "moral right" of the United States to refuse to set a public deadline for military action against Iran. Read More...

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J Street Statement on Libya Attack

September 12th, 2012

J Street is horrified by the murder of the US Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and of the three other foreign service professionals. We must never forget that our diplomats are often at the front lines of some of the world's most dangerous and unpredictable events. Read More...

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What Bill Clinton Could Say About Jerusalem

September 6th, 2012

What an astounding scene here in Charlotte yesterday as the Democratic Party scrambled to deal with its platform and Jerusalem. Read More...

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Jim Gerstein's DNC Polling Presentation

September 6th, 2012

Check out the Powerpoint presentation that pollster Jim Gerstein delivered to a packed audience of Members of Congress, delegates, and participants of the 2012 Democratic National Convention during a panel on the Jewish vote hosted by J Street and Bend the Arc on September 4, 2012. Read More...

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J Street 2012 High Holiday Resources

September 5th, 2012

With the coming of the fall, the Jewish community turns with anticipation to the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. The Yamim Noraim -- Days of Awe -- compel many of us to reflect on the ideas of accountability and repentance. Read More...

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