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Apr 25, 2016, 13:25 ET AJC Slams NYU Student Group's Call to Boycott Israel

 AJC condemned the New York University Graduate Student Organizing Committee's endorsement of a resolution to boycott Israel. The resolution,...


Apr 25, 2016, 12:24 ET AJC Criticizes Sanders' Comparison of Baltimore to West Bank

 AJC criticized Senator Bernie Sanders for comparing socio-economic conditions in Baltimore to Palestinian communities in the West Bank....


Apr 22, 2016, 10:27 ET AJC's LEED Gold Building Status Recertified

 The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has recertified its LEED Gold status for AJC's headquarters, recognizing the global advocacy...


Apr 20, 2016, 17:42 ET AJC Welcomes U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Iran Terrorism

 AJC welcomed a United States Supreme Court decision today upholding the rights of Americans to seek compensation from Iran and other state...


Apr 20, 2016, 12:41 ET AJC Applauds University of California Call on Anthropologists to Oppose Israel Boycott

 AJC hailed University of California President Janet Napolitano and ten UC Chancellors for publicly opposing the proposed American Association...


Apr 19, 2016, 15:54 ET AJC Supports IsraAid Relief Efforts in Ecuador

AJC is partnering with IsraAid, the Israeli humanitarian relief organization, to provide emergency assistance in Ecuador, struck by a devastating...


Apr 18, 2016, 13:13 ET AJC: UNESCO Denies Israel's Historic, Religious Ties to Temple Mount

 AJC deplores the UNESCO Executive Board action denying any Jewish connection to the Temple Mount, Judaism's holiest site. The resolution,...


Apr 07, 2016, 18:54 ET AJC Urges Sen. Sanders to Further Clarify Remarks on Israel and Gaza

AJC today acknowledged the correction by Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-VT, of his statement that "over 10,000 innocent...


Apr 07, 2016, 17:30 ET AJC Condemns Campus Disruption of Mayor Barkat's Speech

 AJC condemned the actions of protesters affiliated with Students for Justice in Palestine who disrupted a speech that Jerusalem Mayor Nir...


Apr 07, 2016, 17:25 ET AJC Survey of Latino Jews in United States

 An AJC survey of Latino Jews in the United States offers fresh insights into a portion of the American Jewish and U.S. Latino communities that...


Apr 05, 2016, 10:15 ET EU Foreign Affairs Head Federica Mogherini to Address AJC Global Forum 2016

 In a meeting this morning, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini confirmed to...


Apr 05, 2016, 09:53 ET AJC Applauds Introduction of California Bill Opposing Boycotts of Israel

 AJC applauds the introduction of the California Combatting BDS Act of 2016 (AB 2844), which would prohibit California from entering into...


Apr 04, 2016, 17:24 ET AJC Europe Hosts Wake-Up Call Conference Against Radical Islam, Far-right Populism

 More than 1,000 people gathered today in central Paris for a pathbreaking day-long conference, initiated by AJC Europe, to discuss the threats...


Apr 01, 2016, 11:54 ET AJC Welcomes Brazil's New Law to Fight Terrorism

AJC applauds Brazil's adoption of the country's first anti-terrorism law. The Federation of Jewish Communities of Brazil (CONIB), an AJC...


Mar 28, 2016, 17:15 ET AJC Addresses High-Level UN Symposium on Agenda 2030

 AJC Chief Executive Officer David Harris was invited to address a high-level symposium at the UN this morning on "Synergies along the Silk...


Mar 28, 2016, 11:48 ET Chilean Politicians, Media Experts Visit Israel with AJC Project Interchange

 AJC Project Interchange (PI), in collaboration with the Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Institute of Latino and Latin American Affairs (BILLA), is...


Mar 24, 2016, 17:18 ET AJC Applauds Renewal of UN's Iran Human Rights Monitor

AJC welcomes UN Human Rights Council action extending scrutiny of persistent human rights violations in Iran. A council resolution, adopted by a...


Mar 23, 2016, 14:01 ET AJC Applauds University of California Regents for Approving Anti-Semitism Policy

 AJC applauds the Regents of the University of California (UC) for unanimously approving the "Report of the Regents Working Group on Principles...


Mar 19, 2016, 10:17 ET AJC Delegation Visits Greece

A nine-person AJC leadership delegation just concluded a two-day visit to Greece's capital. The group, led by AJC President Stanley Bergman and...


Mar 17, 2016, 16:06 ET AJC Partners With IsraAid To Provide Relief Aid To Fiji

 AJC is partnering with the Israeli relief agency IsraAid to provide emergency humanitarian assistance to villages in Fiji that were devastated...


Mar 17, 2016, 14:46 ET AJC Delegation Visits Albania

A seven-member AJC leadership delegation just concluded a visit to Albania's capital.  AJC President Stanley Bergman and CEO David Harris led...


Mar 17, 2016, 13:50 ET AJC Delegation Visits Israel, Meets Israeli Prime Minister

 An AJC leadership delegation has concluded a two-day visit to Israel. AJC President Stanley Bergman and Chief Executive Officer David Harris...


Mar 17, 2016, 12:50 ET AJC Statement on Presidential Campaign Violence

AJC is strictly non-partisan. It abstains from taking stands on candidates and is content to let the electoral processes play out. But when the...


Mar 13, 2016, 09:55 ET AJC Hosts African Muslim Leaders in Israel

 In cooperation with Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, AJC is hosting the principal Muslim religious leaders of Cameroon, Ethiopia, Kenya,...


Mar 10, 2016, 10:08 ET AJC Leadership Delegation Visits Spain, Portugal

An AJC senior leadership delegation concluded a four-day visit to Portugal and Spain. In Lisbon, the group met with officials of the newly...