J Street Names Jewish Community Leader, Washington Insider, Israeli Combat Vet to Head Government Affairs

August 26th, 2009

J Street announced today that Hadar Susskind, an IDF special forces veteran and Vice President and Washington Director of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA), has been appointed Director of Policy and Strategy for the political arm of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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J Street responds to Neve Gordon's "Boycott Israel" op-ed

August 25th, 2009

Jeremy Ben-Ami responds to Neve Gordon's call in the LA Times to boycott Israel. Read More...

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Israelis Discuss Support for President Obama and Two-State Solution

August 24th, 2009

J Street sat down with a number of prominent Israelis, including former military and security officials, to discuss the importance of a two-state solution and J Street’s work supporting the President’s efforts to achieve such a resolution. These interviews demonstrate the deep support among prominent Israeli former military officials, political leaders, diplomats, writers, and artists for the strong American leadership that is critical to achieving a two-state solution and providing real peace and security to Israel as a Jewish democracy.  Watch the video below and then click here to send it to your friends and family. For a longer version of the video, click here. The complete list of Israelis interviewed for the videos is below the fold. Read More...

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A cool focus during the summer's political heat

August 21st, 2009

J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami rounds up the latest news on our Word on the Street blog. Read More...

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J Street to Launch National Field, Grassroots Program

August 18th, 2009

J Street is excited to explore how a national grassroots operation can enhance our existing work, building support and momentum for U.S. efforts to promote peace and security in the Middle East. Read More...

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ObamaSmearBusters.com launched

August 17th, 2009

We just launched ObamaSmearBusters.com, a brand new website that debunk smears on President Obama's Middle East policy as well as lists prominent supporters of the President's approach. Read More...

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Statement on Gov. Huckabee's visit to West Bank and E. Jerusalem

August 14th, 2009

J Street hopes Governor Huckabee will cease playing politics with such sensitive issues. Read More...

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A response to Abe Foxman

August 5th, 2009

Jeremy Ben-Ami replies to ADL National Director Abe Foxman's open letter. Read More...

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