Tag archive for ‘American Jewish Committee’
Itamar Eichner On Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Netanyahu refuses to meet with EU foreign policy chief

European Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini has cancelled her visit to Israel, which was set to take place on Sunday, after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refused to meet with her. “She was invited More...

Yaniv Pohoryles On Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Israeli Americans assimilate more than US Jews

  “It really bothers me that my son doesn’t care whom he’ll marry. It could be anyone, as far as he’s concerned. He doesn’t see any importance in starting a family with a Jewish girl. I realize More...

Reggie Reiner On Saturday, July 4th, 2015

Both Mennonite and Episcopalian Christian Groups Reject BDS Movement Against Israel

– – Both the Mennonite and Episcopal churches in America have rejected calls to divest from Israel and to boycott the country by the BDS (Boycott Divest Sanction) movement which uses ant-Israel rhetoric More...

Richard Horowitz On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds President’s Prerogative In Foreign Policy

This Monday the U.S. Supreme Court decided on Zivitofsky v. Kerry, a case which determined that a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem can only have the city listed on his U.S. passport as his place of birth,  More...

Press Release On Monday, June 8th, 2015

AJC Honors Slain Israeli Druze Policeman Zidan Seef with Moral Courage Award

AJC presented its Moral Courage Award posthumously to Zidan Seef, an Israeli Druze policeman who was fatally wounded while trying to stop a terrorist attack on a Jerusalem synagogue last November. His widow, More...

Haaretz On Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Greek town demands Star of David removed from Holocaust memorial

– – The American Jewish Committee said Friday that its partner body in Greece, the Central Board of Jewish Communities, reported that municipal authorities had canceled a May 17 ceremony unveiling More...

Tibi Singer On Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

Jewish Democrats Shocked at Steve King’s ‘Democrats first, Jews Second’ Challenge

Greg Rosenbaum, chair of National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC), on Saturday released a statement saying “I was shocked and horrified when I heard the remarks made by Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) today More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

AJC Leaders Advocate Intensified US Ties with Morocco, Tunisia

An AJC leadership delegation, in meetings with senior Moroccan officials, hailed the kingdom’s economic and political progress and its critical security partnership with the United States. AJC, which More...

JNS On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

German Jewish Groups Criticize Government’s Non-Jewish Antisemitism Commission

German Jewish groups have criticized the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel for founding a new commission on Antisemitism that is comprised entirely of non-Jewish experts. The decision is “a unique More...

Yoel Bermant On Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Dawn Ostroff reveals her future plans for CNE

– Ms. Ostroff,  President of Conde Nast Entertainment announced her ambitious plans for their digital content division, including  adding a further  three  channels as well as completing “The More...

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