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“I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it’s been.” -Wayne Gretsky, Hall of Fame hockey player To have Ameinu quote the greatest hockey player of all time in a letter appe...
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December 6, 2018
“I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it’s been.” -Wayne Gretsky, Hall of Fame hockey player To have Ameinu quote the greatest hockey player of all time in a letter appealing for your support ...
Author: Ameinu Office
Categories: Campaigns
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October 30, 2018
Ameinu is horrified and sickened by the murder of 11 innocent Jews as they prayed this past Shabbat at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Our hearts go out to those who were killed and injured, their ...
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August 9, 2018
By Phyllis Bernstein First appeared in The New York Jewish Week https://blogs.timesofisrael.com/knessets-basic-law-huge-mistake/ Chèvre, Habibi, Friends: As someone involved in Israeli Arab issues of equality ...
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Categories: Israel
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July 19, 2018
Ameinu Decries Provocative Israel Nation State Law Yesterday, Israel's Knesset passed a superfluous and intentionally provocative bill, The Nation State Law, by a vote of 62-55. Several provisions of the new law have ...
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July 13, 2018
Proposed Israeli Nation-State Bill Threatens Israeli Democracy Ameinu and 13 other lAmerican-Jewish organizations* have addressed the following letter to MK Isaac Herzog, the outgoing Leader of the Opposition in the K ...
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Categories: Letters From Leadership
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July 9, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2018 For more information, contact Miki Golod, Director of Israel Programs 212-366-1194 and office@ameinu.net. Ameinu Announces New “Urban Kibbutz Social Change” Masa Israel J ...
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Categories: Press release
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June 4, 2018
By Ken Bob and Brad Rothschild (JTA) — This week’s escalation of violence emanating from the Gaza Strip serves as a depressing reminder that the Middle East lacks a peace process and shows the hopelessness of the ...
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May 9, 2018
Defying its allies as well as logic, President Trump today announced that the US would be withdrawing from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and plans on reimposing sanctions on Iran. "President Trump's misg ...
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Categories: Press release
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April 24, 2018
By Kenneth Bob First published: Plus61J - Broadening the Conversation- Israel, Australia and the Jewish World As a student at the University of California at Berkeley in the post-Six Day War period, our Radica ...
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April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018 The following joint statement was released by Ameinu, Americans for Peace Now,            J Street, National Council of Jewish Women, and T’ruah: As organizations within the Jewish community, ...
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Categories: Press release
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March 29, 2018
Many organizations have abandoned the notion of membership. However, at Ameinu we think it is important that people stand up and identify with an organization that represents their views and acts upon them. We thank t ...
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March 29, 2018
For Immediate Release: March 28, 2018 Contact for Ameinu: Ken Bob, kennethbob@gmail.com 516-644-5397 Contact for APN: Ori Nir, onir@peacenow.org 202-408-9898 Contact for J Street: Logan Bayroff, logan@jstreet.or ...
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February 5, 2018
This article first appeared in The Forward. Over the past few weeks, the government of Israel has initiated a number of measures designed to bring an end to their African asylum seeker problem. The plight of ten ...
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December 6, 2017
No Need to Provoke Region Over Self-Evident Truth that Jerusalem is Israel’s Capital(New York, NY)  “President Trump’s assertion that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel is a true statement, but unnecessarily risks ...
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Categories: Israel
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November 15, 2017
By Adam Dison, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa "We’ll come for you Zionists next." That's what an angry student said, pointing a finger in my face, in a planning meeting the day before a successful work ...
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November 3, 2017
By:  Miki Golod On November 4th, 2017, Israel commemorates 22 years since the assassination of Prime Minister Yizchak Rabin. I was a 13-year-old when Rabin was murdered by Igal Amir, a right wing radical religious ...
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October 5, 2017
In commenting on the controversy surrounding Professor David Myers, the newly hired president and CEO of the Center for Jewish History (CJH), Gary Rosenblatt concluded that, “Unfortunately, in the current toxic p ...
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September 5, 2017
"The Trump Administration’s decision today to end Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is an inhumane act that runs completely counter to our core values as Jews, Americans and Zionists,” declared Kenneth Bob ...
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August 15, 2017
American Democracy Must be Protected from Alt-Right White Supremacy and Neo-Nazism   President Trump and Prime Minister Netanyahu Fail to Lead and so Strengthen Fascist Movements in the U.S., Israel and Around the Worl ...
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August 14, 2017
By Cheryl Gordon I am an American Jew, a New Yorker, and a student at the University of Michigan. As a Jew, I feel a connection to the land where the Jewish people trace their roots; to ancestors who lived in the land ...
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July 28, 2017
I am a Jew. I am a Zionist. I am a Feminist. I am a Socialist. I believe in the innate value of every human being.   These facets of my identity are not contradictory. They exist within me as one holistic enti ...
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July 6, 2017
Yudith Oppenheimer is Executive Director of Ir Amim. July 2, 2017 -- The Israeli government’s disavowal of the Western Wall plan is a deplorable instance of the Israeli government yielding to forceful religious ...
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