With Primary Victories, JStreetPAC Adds 3 More to Largest Ever Slate

April 27th, 2016

JStreetPAC announced today that it was extending its full endorsement to three candidates who won their primary races on Tuesday. Read More...

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J Street Opposes BDS Resolution at NYU

April 25th, 2016

J Street opposes the New York University graduate students union’s recently adopted resolution that called on NYU to divest its funds from programs in Israeli state institutions, cut business ties with them and close its program in Tel Aviv University. Read More...

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J Street Dismayed by Dani Dayan Comments

March 29th, 2016

We appreciate that Mr. Dayan has subsequently acknowledged that his words were “somewhat undiplomatic” -- though we wish he would go further and admit that they were flat-out wrong. Read More...

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J Street Concerned About Appointment of Dayan as Consul General

March 28th, 2016

J Street notes with deep concern the appointment of former settlement leader Dani Dayan as Israel's Consul General in New York, home to the largest Jewish community in the world outside of Israel itself. Read More...

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Cruz Anti-Muslim Statement Is Morally Abhorrent and Dangerous

March 23rd, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s proposal patrol and secure Muslim neighborhoods in the United States to stop them becoming radicalized is morally abhorrent as well as dangerously foolish. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Horrific Terrorist Attacks in Brussels

March 22nd, 2016

We hope that law enforcement authorities will bring those responsible swiftly to justice --and will take all responsible steps to combat terror and keep people safe. Read More...

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J Street Mourns the Death of Former Mossad Director Meir Dagan

March 17th, 2016

Perhaps the greatest tribute to Dagan comes from former President Shimon Peres who described him today as “a brave soldier like no other, a wise statesman that knew there is no military victory without a diplomatic victory.” Read More...

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