J Street Condemns Proposed Expulsion of Palestinian Terrorists' Families to Gaza

March 2nd, 2016

If carried out, such moves would be a clear and outrageous example of collective punishment, and would in all likelihood violate international law against collective punishment and the forced transfer of protected people from occupied territory. Like home demolitions of the families of Palestinian terrorists, which the Israeli government has recently resumed carrying out, such acts of retribution fuel further despair and extremism. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 3/2/2016

March 2nd, 2016

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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BLOG: Alan Elsner on the Need for a Two-State Solution in West Palm Beach

March 1st, 2016

I believe the horrific violence we’re seeing today is just a glimpse of the future that awaits if there is no two-state solution -- and unfortunately it’s just going to get worse. Eventually, the people on both sides will reject that kind of reality and demand another way. I hope the two-state solution is still available as an option at that time. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 3/1/2016

March 1st, 2016

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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BLOG: Don't Forget About Gaza

February 29th, 2016

Amidst the American presidential election, a horrible spike in violence in Jerusalem and the West Bank, and the anti-democratic movement in the Israeli government, Gaza hasn’t exactly been in the spotlight. Two articles from the last week should remind us not to forget about it. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 2/29/2016

February 29th, 2016

Top news and analysis impacting the work of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement. Read More...

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BLOG: Land seizures and separation barriers in Al-Walaja -- The human cost of occupation

February 26th, 2016

Real people’s lives are at stake. There is a moral responsibility for all people invested in a two state solution, in peace and democracy for both peoples, to stand up in cases like this and oppose these seizures designed to change “facts on the ground." Read More...

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