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New Congressional Letter Slams Trump’s Peace Sham, Warns Against Israeli Annexation

J Street welcomes an urgent letter, signed by 107 members of Congress, which strongly condemns the Trump administration’s Israeli-Palestinian ‘plan’...

Trump’s “Plan” Is a Push for Endless Conflict and Occupation, Not Peace

It is absolutely clear that the “plan” released today by the Trump administration stands zero chance of serving as the...

J Street Commends House Passage of War Powers Resolution to Block Iran War, Urges Senate to Follow Suit

By taking this step, Congress has acted to restrain an out-of-control president and assert its constitutional authority to decide whether,...

‘Pompeo Doctrine’ on Settlements is Opposed by Congress, Disastrous for US and Israel

While the Trump administration continues its outrageous effort to legitimize the settlement movement and green-light Israeli annexation of the West...

Congress Must Pass War Powers Resolutions to Stop President’s Threatened War and War Crimes

President Trump and Secretary Pompeo may want a war, but the American people do not. Congress must stand up and...

On Brink Of Disaster, Congress Must Act to Prevent Trump From Launching Disastrous War with Iran

This highly dangerous step, taken without congressional authorization, could trigger a disastrous escalation costing the lives of thousands and lead...

J Street Horrified by Antisemitic Attack on Orthodox Jewish Community in Monsey, NY

Our thoughts are with them and their families, with the Jewish community of Monsey, and with Jewish communities across the...

J Street Horrified By Shooting at Kosher Market in Jersey City

The continued proliferation of violent, targeted attacks against American Jews is appalling, and reaffirms the pressing importance of seriously confronting...

Trump’s Executive Order is a Cynical, Harmful Measure Designed to Suppress Free Speech on College Campuses, Not Fight Anti-Semitism

This executive order appears designed less to combat anti-Semitism than to have a chilling effect on free speech and to...