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J Street Concerned by Trump Administration’s Proposed Cuts to State Department Personnel

J Street is deeply concerned by reports this week that the Trump administration plans to cut 2300 State Department jobs...

J Street Welcomes State Department’s Recognition of Civil Society Organizations’ Importance

We welcome the US State Department’s reminder this week that civil society groups have an important place in democracies.

Trump’s Strong Words on the Holocaust Must Be Backed Up With Action

President Trump cannot have it both ways. He cannot speak movingly about preserving Holocaust memory and fighting anti-Semitism while tolerating...

Trump Administration Certifies Iran Complying with JCPOA

J Street welcomes the Trump administration’s certification to Congress that Iran continues to be in compliance with its commitments under...

J Street Horrified by Syria Chemical Weapons Attack

J Street is horrified and outraged by the apparent use of chemical weapons in northwest Syria that has killed dozens...

J Street Outraged By JDL Attack on Peaceful Protesters Outside AIPAC

J Street is outraged by the violence perpetrated last week by members of the Jewish Defense League (JDL) against peaceful...

Prime Minister’s “New” Settlement Policy Continues Disastrous Status Quo

The “new” Israeli settlement policy unveiled last week by Prime Minister Netanyahu is clearly not new, and is totally incompatible...

New Israeli Settlement is A Major Rebuke to Those Pursuing Peace

J Street is deeply disturbed by the Israeli Security Cabinet’s announcement that it has approved the construction of a new...

STATEMENT ON NEW LEGISLATION RELATED TO BDS

J Street is concerned by new legislation that would, under the guise of combatting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)...