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Posts Tagged: j street

November 16, 2017 6:02 pm
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J Street U to Show ‘Propaganda’ Film on Israeli Strategy to Win American ‘Minds and Tax Dollars’

The student group J Street U is co-hosting a screening at Macalester College on Thursday evening of a film that has been criticized for demonizing...

November 14, 2017 5:40 pm
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J Street U: Calling for Israel’s Destruction Isn’t Always Antisemitic

The president of the student group J Street U has argued that it is “unfair” to describe all those who seek to end Israel’s existence...

August 30, 2017 10:29 am
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J Street Rewrites History to Create ‘Palestine’

JNS.org - The US government's reluctance to demand the immediate creation of a Palestinian state has sent J Street into a panic. With its candidates having...

May 2, 2017 2:26 pm
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Princeton Hillel Refuses to Host Far-Left Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence

The Jewish center at Princeton University has refused to host a J Street U event featuring far-left Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence (BtS), The Daily...

April 28, 2017 2:58 pm
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J Street Embraces an Israeli Settlement

JNS.org - J Street, the left-wing group that claims to be staunchly opposed to Israeli settlements, has embraced an Israeli settlement. What? How can that be? This...

April 19, 2017 12:34 pm
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A Predictable BDS Win at Tufts

News that Tufts University was the latest to join an ignominious list of schools at which student governments have voted to boycott, divest from and...

April 10, 2017 5:19 pm
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How BDS Harms the Palestinians

When Israel enacted a new policy last month banning the entry of BDS advocates into the Jewish state, some of the strongest criticism came from a group that touts...

April 3, 2017 6:35 am
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AIPAC Is the Pro-Israel, Pro-Peace Lobby

If every Jew in America attended the AIPAC Policy Conference, there would still be critics who claim that it does not represent the community -- that it has alienated one...

March 23, 2017 6:49 pm
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With Only Two Democrats Voting in Favor, Senate Confirms David Friedman as Next US Ambassador to Israel

Attorney David Friedman was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday to be the next US ambassador to Israel. President Donald Trump’s nomination of Friedman was approved...

March 21, 2017 6:01 pm
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Israeli Officials Accuse Obama Holdover of ‘Straining the Atmosphere’ of Trump Envoy’s Recent Israel Visit

Israeli officials are accusing US National Security Council Middle East staffer Yael Lempert -- a holdover from the Obama administration -- of “straining the atmosphere”...

March 16, 2017 10:06 am
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American Liberal Jewish Leaders Fuel Antisemitism

We try to rationalize that the anti-Zionist behavior of individual Jews does not justify antisemitic bigotry. However, the crass political exploitation of their Jewish identity by...

March 10, 2017 6:31 am
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J Street’s Unusual ‘Support’ for Israel

J Street has an unusual way of showing that it "is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans." J Street was formed in 2008 as a...

March 9, 2017 1:13 pm
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Senate Foreign Relations Committee Approves Trump’s Nomination of David Friedman as Next US Envoy to Israel; Only One Democrat Backs Appointment

The Senate Foreign Relations committee on Thursday voted 12-9 to approve President Donald Trump’s nomination of attorney David Friedman as the next US ambassador to...

February 9, 2017 3:19 pm
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Prominent Anti-Trump Rabbi: It Would Be ‘Anti-Jewish’ to Deny President’s Pick for Israel Ambassador a Chance to Be Heard

It would be “anti-Jewish” to deny President Donald Trump’s controversial pick for Israel ambassador the opportunity to speak, a prominent member of the American-Jewish clergy...

Features

Reform Jews Support Israel at Convention, but Some Question Timing of Jerusalem Move

Jacobs was addressing the record-breaking 6,000 Reform Jews gathered in Boston for the...

Israeli Deterrence Holds Against Iran in Syria — For Now

JNS.org - A recent surge in alleged Israeli strikes on targets in Syria appears to suggest a new Israeli urgency to...

Some on Israeli Left Slant Right Amid Changing Political Map

JNS.org - Avi Gabbay, a leader of Israel’s political left -- and presumably one of the top challengers to Prime Minister...

World

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif Confirms Kirchner Government in Argentina As...

Argentina's beleaguered former president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, received a further blow from an unexpected quarter on Wednesday, with the...

Israel

India, China and Russia Refrain From Recognizing East Jerusalem as Capital ...

Foreign ministers from India, Russia and China notably refrained from recognizing East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine at their...

Middle East

Abbas’ Fiery Rhetoric Toward US and Israel May Be Unconvincing to Pal...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas faces an uphill struggle in convincing his public that his recent defiance of the US...

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