J Street Condemns Hamas' Rejection of Ceasefire

July 15th, 2014

J Street condemns Hamas' rejection of a proposed ceasefire with Israel, which the Israeli government accepted. Read More...

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J Street Statement on the Current Crisis

July 11th, 2014

These are harrowing times for all of us who care deeply about Israelis and Palestinians and yearn for security and peace for both peoples. Read More...

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Israelis, Palestinians Must Stand for Decency and Sanity Against Forces of Darkness

July 7th, 2014

The shocking and appalling events in Israel and the occupied territories in the past week have shaken the consciences of Israelis and Palestinians of goodwill and all those around the world who care about peace in the Middle East. And now, with dozens of rockets being fired from Gaza at Israeli towns and villages in the south, the chances of a serious military escalation are very real. Now is the time to end incitement and take a firm stance against racism, hatred and intolerance. Neither side can afford any longer to turn a blind eye to the extremists within their midst. Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 7/7/2014

July 7th, 2014

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

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Enough!

July 3rd, 2014

And as the sun started to go down, white-on-black stickers were handed out that said “Khalas!” in both Hebrew and Arabic. Enough! But this time, “enough!” wasn’t an expression of despair, throwing up our hands in frustration and walking away. It was “enough. Enough of all of this. It’s time to go back to work.” Read More...

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J Street News Roundup 7/3/2014

July 3rd, 2014

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

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J Street mourns the death of Mohammed Abu Khudair

July 2nd, 2014

We condemn, in the strongest possible terms, the murder of a 16-year-old Palestinian, Mohammed Abu Khudair, in what may be a revenge killing for the murders of three Israeli teenagers. Read More...

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J Street mourns Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach

June 30th, 2014

J Street mourns Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach whose murdered bodies were recovered today in the West Bank. We condemn these brutal killings and express hope that those who carried them out will be brought quickly to justice. Read More...

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