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07:48 ET AJC Addresses Justice Department Summit on Combating Antisemitism

Jason Isaacson, American Jewish Committee (AJC) Chief Policy and Political Affairs Officer, addressed the U.S. Department of Justice Summit on...


Jul 12, 2019, 15:43 ET AJC Delegation Meets with Leaders of Albania

A delegation of American Jewish Committee (AJC) leaders from across the United States has just concluded a three-day visit to Tirana, Albania's...


Jul 11, 2019, 14:44 ET IJCIC, Representing World Jewry in Interreligious Dialogue, Elects Rabbi Noam Marans as Chair

Rabbi Noam Marans, AJC Director of Interreligious and Intergroup Relations, has been elected Chair of IJCIC, the International Jewish Committee for...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:10 ET Greece Honors AJC CEO David Harris

American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris was honored today by Greece with one of the country's most prestigious awards, the Order of the...


Jun 30, 2019, 11:55 ET AJC Welcomes Supreme Court Decision on 2020 Census

American Jewish Committee (AJC) welcomes the United States Supreme Court's decision in Department of Commerce v. New York, which—at least for the...


Jun 28, 2019, 09:23 ET Muslim-Jewish Group Applauds Bicameral Introduction of Bill to Combat Hate Crimes

The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council (MJAC) welcomes the bicameral introduction of a legislative measure to improve hate crimes reporting and...


Jun 27, 2019, 18:52 ET AJC Disappointed by Supreme Court Decision on Gerrymandering

American Jewish Committee (AJC) is disappointed by the United States Supreme Court's decision in Rucho v. Common Cause, in which the Court held that...


Jun 25, 2019, 16:17 ET AJC Applauds UCC Declarations of Solidarity with Jews and Advancing Interreligious Ties

American Jewish Committee (AJC) welcomes passage by an overwhelming margin of two resolutions from the United Church of Christ (UCC) calling for...


Jun 23, 2019, 15:42 ET AJC Congratulates Archbishop Elpidophoros, New Leader of American Greek Orthodoxy

AJC offers its warmest wishes to His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America, who begins his tenure as leader of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese...


Jun 23, 2019, 09:58 ET 14th Annual AJC Project Interchange Delegation of U.S. University Presidents and Chancellors Exploring Bilateral Collaboration in Israel

With the goals of fostering technological innovation and boosting bilateral academic research and exchange opportunities, 8 presidents and...


Jun 20, 2019, 18:05 ET AJC Disappointed by Supreme Court Decision Upholding Maryland Cross

AJC is disappointed by the United States Supreme Court decision allowing a nearly 100 year-old cross to remain standing on government property in...


Jun 18, 2019, 21:19 ET AJC Welcomes Seattle Mayor Durkan Commitment to Fight Anti-Semitism

AJC Seattle Director Regina Friedland welcomed Mayor Jenny Durkan's stated commitment to combat anti-Semitism in Seattle and to thoroughly...


Jun 11, 2019, 16:49 ET AJC Urges Seattle to Act on Threats to Jewish Candidate

American Jewish Committee (AJC) is urging Seattle leaders to condemn anti-Semitic threats against Ari Hoffman, a candidate for city council, and...


Jun 07, 2019, 14:25 ET AJC Brief Urges Federal Court to Uphold Arkansas Anti-BDS Law

AJC is urging a federal appellate court to affirm a lower court ruling that the Arkansas Times has no grounds in challenging the validity of a...


Jun 05, 2019, 15:31 ET Almagro, el secretario general de la OEA, recibe el premio Defensor de la Democracia del AJC

El Comité Judío Estadounidense (American Jewish Committee, AJC) entregó su premio Defensor de la Democracia a Luis Almagro, secretario general de la...


Jun 05, 2019, 10:36 ET OAS Secretary General Almagro Receives AJC Champion of Democracy Award

American Jewish Committee (AJC) presented its Champion of Democracy Award to Luis Almagro, Secretary-General of the Organization of American States...


Jun 05, 2019, 10:08 ET OAS Secretary General Almagro Receives AJC Champion of Democracy Award

American Jewish Committee (AJC) presented its Champion of Democracy Award to Luis Almagro, Secretary-General of the Organization of American States...


Jun 04, 2019, 14:35 ET Harriet Schleifer Elected American Jewish Committee President

Harriet Schleifer has been elected president of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), the leading global Jewish advocacy organization. The first woman ...


Jun 04, 2019, 13:13 ET AJC Global Forum 2020 Will Convene in Berlin

American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris announced today that the 2020 AJC Global Forum, the signature annual event of the leading global...


Jun 04, 2019, 13:04 ET AJC Exclusive Interview with Secretary of State Pompeo

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a conversation with American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris, discussed the U.S.-Israel relationship, ...


Jun 03, 2019, 17:52 ET AJC Moral Courage Awards Honor Pittsburgh Synagogue Victim, First Responders

Recalling the horrific terrorist attack on the Tree of Life Or L'Simcha synagogue in Pittsburgh last October, the American Jewish Committee (AJC)...


Jun 03, 2019, 16:22 ET Launch of Congressional Black-Jewish Caucus Announced at AJC Global Forum

Three members of Congress, addressing the American Jewish Committee (AJC) Global Forum today, announced the launch of the bipartisan Black-Jewish...


Jun 03, 2019, 13:32 ET Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Shares View on Key World Jewish Issues

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a conversation with AJC CEO David Harris, presented today to the AJC Global Forum his views on...


Jun 03, 2019, 13:27 ET Mithal al-Alusi Receives AJC's Jan Karski Award

Mithal Jamal Al-Alusi, an Iraqi politician who has reached out to Israel and world Jewry, was honored today with the American Jewish Committee (AJC)...


Jun 02, 2019, 07:54 ET AJC Completes First-Ever Concurrent Surveys of U.S., French, and Israeli Jews

The American Jewish Committee (AJC) released today its first-ever concurrent surveys of the attitudes of Jews in France, Israel, and the United...