J Street News Roundup 11/26/2014

November 26th, 2014

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

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J Street condemns stabbing in Jerusalem

November 25th, 2014

We condemn yesterday’s stabbing in Jerusalem’s Old City, in which two yeshiva students were wounded after reportedly being attacked by local Palestinian youths. Our thoughts are with the students and their families, and we hope that Israeli police conduct a thorough and fair investigation into this incident. Read More...

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J Street thanks Secretary Hagel for his service

November 24th, 2014

As Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel prepares to step down from his post, we are grateful for his service to his country and all that he has done to promote the US-Israel relationship. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Jerusalem Synagogue Attack as Abhorrent Act of Terrorism

November 18th, 2014

We are horrified and appalled by today's gruesome attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem during morning prayers that left four dead and several others wounded. We condemn this act of terror in the strongest possible terms. Read More...

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J Street Congratulates Congressman Lujan on DCCC Leadership Post

November 17th, 2014

J Street warmly congratulates JStreetPAC endorsee Representative Ben Ray Lujan on his new leadership position as chair of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 11/13/2014

November 13th, 2014

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

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J Street condemns offensive Palestinian images inciting violence in Jerusalem

November 7th, 2014

With violence rising in Jerusalem--including two terror attacks in as many weeks--a series of reprehensible political cartoons reportedly posted on the social media of official Palestinian outlets are fanning the flames. Read More...

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J Street condemns Abbas condolence letter to terrorist’s family

November 3rd, 2014

We condemn the letter sent over the weekend by President Abbas, which extended condolences to the family of Muataz Hijazi, a Palestinian man who was killed by Israeli security forces after shooting right-wing activist Rabbi Yehuda Glick. Read More...

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