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J Street U Princeton Statement on Bringing Breaking the Silence to Their Campus

We write as leaders of J Street U Princeton to update you on our decision to move forward with an...

Eschewing Diplomacy Will Have Long-Term Consequences

On Monday, Prime Minister Netanyahu gave German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel a disturbing ultimatum: Either FM Gabriel could meet with...

Word on the Street: It’s working.

Over the past week, we’ve seen a flurry of communications from the Trump administration about Iran and the Iran nuclear...

Welcoming the Stranger: A Conference Call on Refugees in the Age of Trump

"We used to take refugees because they were Jewish. Now we take them because we're Jewish." These are the words...

Word on the Street: Remembering the Shoah

Today, April 24, is Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Memorial Day -- and never in my lifetime has it seemed more...

Spicer’s Apology to Adelson Added Insult to Injury

Sean Spicer owes yet another apology, this time to the American Jewish community for apologizing to Sheldon Adelson.

Marking 50 Years of Occupation at the Seder Table

For many pro-Israel, pro-peace Jews, Passover is an opportunity to celebrate our liberation from enslavement in the Land of Egypt...

When the Jewish Community Stands with Refugees

Last week, I sat with hundreds of other DC Jews in the sanctuary of Adas Israel for HIAS’s #JewsforRefugees Assembly....

We Went to Engage. We were Called Pigs and Worse

Two days ago, I was part of a J Street U delegation attending a major summit at the United Nations...