Troubling UC Berkeley Student Senate Bill on Israel

April 5th, 2010

JStreetU joins coalition of groups to respond to recent troubling actions in University of California Berkeley's Student Government. Read More...

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Two IDF Soldiers Killed in Gaza Border Clashes

March 26th, 2010

J Street is greatly saddened to learn of today's clashes on the Gaza border, resulting in the death of two Israeli soldiers. We send our deepest condolences to the soldiers' families and hope for the day when all Israelis and Palestinians can live in true peace and security. Read More...

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Statement on Recent UNHRC Resolutions

March 25th, 2010

J Street notes with concern the Resolutions discussed and passed yesterday at the United Nations Human Rights Council. We have consistently called for the UNHRC to take a more even-handed approach to the Middle East. Read More...

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J Street Applauds Secretary Clinton's Remarks At AIPAC

March 22nd, 2010

J Street Executive Director Jeremy Ben-Ami applauded Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's Monday remarks at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). Read More...

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Our Full-Page Ad in the New York Times

March 22nd, 2010

J Street ran a full-page ad in the New York Times on Monday to get our pro-Israel, pro-peace message out at this critical time for Israel, the US, and the future of a two-state solution. Click the image on the right to download a PDF of the ad.  For those coming to our website for the first time or just first hearing about J Street, check out what we're all about on our About Us and Statement of Principles pages. Join us by signing up to receive J Street emails here. [Download a PDF of the ad.] [View the full text of the ad.] [NEW POLL: US Jews Continue to Support Obama's Push for Two States, Back Strong US Engagement] [40,000 actions in support of strong US-Israel friendship that is a two-way street.] Read More...

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J Street troubled by Presbyterian Church Report

March 19th, 2010

J Street responds to the Presbyterian Church (USA)'s report on Israel and the Middle East. Read More...

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Statement on Escalation of US-Israel Tensions

March 15th, 2010

The recent escalation of tension between the US and Israel - sparked by Israel's announcement regarding 1600 housing units in East Jerusalem - is a matter of serious concern to J Street and Israel's friends generally. The United States is Israel's closest ally. Their special relationship is rooted in shared interests and values and enjoys broad bipartisan support in Washington and across the country. That is all the more reason why the Obama administration's reaction to the treatment of the Vice President last week and to the timing and substance of the Israeli government's announcement was both understandable and appropriate. Read More...

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J Street Condemns PA's Honoring of Terrorist

March 12th, 2010

J Street strongly condemns the decision by the Palestinian Authority to honor Dalal Mughrabi, the leader of a 1978 terror attack that murdered 38 Israeli civilians, including 13 children. By promoting incitement through the glorification of terrorists and their actions, this decision harms the prospects for a two-state solution and true peace and reconciliation with Israel. Read More...

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