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Rally for Israel on City Hall Plaza

Posted on July 30, 2014

Join us as one community in the heart of Boston to stand up for Israel’s right to self defense and for the right of millions of Israelis and Palestinians alike to live in peace, free of Hamas' brutality and terror.

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Talking Points? Yes: "War is Tragedy"

Posted on July 29, 2014

In the last 24 hours or so several people have asked what my "talking points" are regarding a school in Gaza being hit, or a marketplace, or some other site. What am I supposed to say? It is ugly. Of course it is horrible. It is profoundly painful.

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In times of crisis and in times of hope, JCRC brings our community together

Posted on July 21, 2014

Earlier today, an article in Haaretz reported that J Street withdrew their sponsorship of last week’s Boston solidarity rally in support of Israel’s defense of innocent civilians. After initially accepting an invitation to be a sponsor of last Thursday’s event, J Street Boston director Shaina Wasserman informed me the night before the event that they were withdrawing their sponsorship for reasons only J Street can explain. She then sent me the letter excerpted in the Haaretz report as a follow up to our phone conversation.

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