J Street Condemns Kidnapping of Teens as Act of Terrorism

June 16th, 2014

J Street condemns in the strongest terms the kidnapping of three teenagers last week in the occupied West Bank. We further condemn those responsible for this act of terrorism with, as Secretary of State Kerry noted, "many indications pointing to the involvement of Hamas." Read More...

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J Street Marks Yom HaZikaron and Yom Ha’atzmaut

May 5th, 2014

Today we mark Yom HaZikaron--Israeli Memorial Day--and remember those who have fallen in service to the State of Israel. We join with Israelis and Jews everywhere in honoring their ultimate sacrifice. Tonight at sunset, we will ring in Yom Ha’atzmaut--Israeli Independence Day--and rejoice in the state’s many achievements since its birth. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 5/2/2014

May 2nd, 2014

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

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J Street Daily News Roundup 3/21/14

March 21st, 2014

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

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J Street Condemns Rocket Bombardment from Gaza

March 12th, 2014

J Street condemns the ongoing rocket bombardment of Israel from the Gaza Strip--the largest attack on Israel in over a year. We support Israel's right to defend the security of its citizens and its legitimate right to self defense. Our thoughts are with the residents of southern Israel who are once again the targets of rockets. Read More...

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At AIPAC, PM Netanyahu Promotes Benefits of Peace

March 4th, 2014

In his address to the AIPAC National Policy Conference today, Prime Minister Netanyahu made his most compelling case yet to an American audience for a two-state solution. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Letter to Obama Supporting Diplomacy with Iran & Opposing New Sanctions and Similar Legislation

February 12th, 2014

WASHINGTON – 104 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives declared their strong support for robust diplomacy to resolve concerns over Iran's nuclear program, days before formal talks are set to resume in Vienna. Read More...

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Reflection on the Passing of Former Cabinet Minister Shulamit Aloni

January 24th, 2014

Today we mourn the passing of Shulamit Aloni, a politician, pioneer and guiding light for peace and justice in Israel. Aloni was many things to many people, but most of all, she was a source of inspiration. Read More...

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