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Feb 27, 2019, 10:32 ET Speakers at "The Israel Lobby & American Policy Conference 2019" on March 22

"The Israel Lobby & American Policy 2019 Conference" takes place all day on March 22 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, and will feature...


Sep 19, 2018, 09:33 ET IRmep sues NARA for Secret Clinton and Bush Nuclear Pledges to Israel

The Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy, IRmep announces a lawsuit has been filed against the National Archives and Records Administration...


Apr 16, 2018, 12:04 ET Israel advocacy groups demand questionable changes to Virginia textbooks, reports IRmep

A consortium of state and national Israel advocacy groups has sent a detailed set of requested changes to textbooks and teaching guides used in the...


Feb 20, 2018, 10:57 ET March 2 "Israel Lobby & American Policy 2018 " conference program at the National Press Club

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: The March 2 all-day conference "The Israel Lobby and American...


Sep 21, 2017, 13:02 ET Israel Lobby Initiatives Scrutinized at Historic Fifth Annual Conference on March 2

Just before the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference and mass congressional lobbying day in Washington, DC, the...


May 08, 2017, 17:12 ET IRmep asks appeals court to block Trump transfer of $3.7 billion in US aid to nuclear Israel

On May 8, 2017 IRmep Director Grant F. Smith filed an emergency motion asking the US Court of Appeals for an injunction on the immanent transfer of...


Mar 08, 2017, 14:11 ET March 24 "Israel Lobby and American Policy" conference program at the National Press Club

The March 24 all-day conference "The Israel Lobby and American Policy" at the National Press Club features the following program: 8:00-9:00 AM...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:28 ET Experts to reveal Israel lobby's impact on American policy and better alternatives - March 24

The March 24 all-day conference "The Israel Lobby and American Policy" at the National Press Club will feature the following speakers: Wajahat Ali is ...


Jan 30, 2017, 08:09 ET Most Americans don't want US embassy moved to Jerusalem - IRmep Poll

Most Americans oppose moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, according to an IRmep poll fielded through Google Consumer Surveys. IRmep...


Nov 30, 2016, 10:30 ET "The Israel Lobby and American Policy" conference keynoters are Hanan Ashrawi, John Mearsheimer and Ilan Pappé

The March 24, 2017 conference, "The Israel Lobby and American Policy," will feature three outstanding keynote speakers: Hanan Ashrawi, John...


Nov 28, 2016, 01:27 ET IRmep seeks federal court injunction against billions in pending foreign aid payments to Israel

The director of the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy (IRmep) today asked a federal court to block pending foreign aid payments to Israel ...


Oct 19, 2016, 10:17 ET The Israel Lobby and American Policy conference will be held on March 24, 2017 in Washington

Growing numbers of Americans question massive, automatic and unconditional U.S. support for Israel. The American Educational Trust, publisher of the...


Sep 27, 2016, 10:45 ET Poll: 80% of Americans don't want U.S. aid going to Israel - Lawsuit aims to help

A majority of Americans would redirect $38 billion the Obama Administration recently pledged to Israel toward other priorities. A federal lawsuit...


Aug 09, 2016, 08:59 ET Lawsuit aims to block U.S. foreign aid to Israel - conference call

A lawsuit filed Monday in the D.C. federal district court challenges U.S. foreign aid to Israel. IRmep's Center for Policy and Law is holding a...


Mar 03, 2016, 01:54 ET Panels & topics announced for "Israel's Influence: Good or Bad for America?" conference

This release is released by Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: Organizers of the March 18 conference "Israel's Influence: Good or Bad for ...


Feb 03, 2016, 09:20 ET Top Experts Analyze Israel's Influence on America March 18 at the National Press Club

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: The March 18 all-day conference "Israel's Influence: Good or...


Dec 16, 2015, 11:13 ET Keynote speakers announced for "Israel's Influence: Good or Bad for America?" conference

Rula Jebreal is an award-winning journalist, author, and foreign policy analyst. Her first novel, Miral, sold two million copies and was made into a...


Nov 09, 2015, 08:58 ET "Israel's Influence on America" conference March 18 at the National Press Club

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: "Israel's Influence: Good or Bad for America?" is the theme of...


Sep 08, 2015, 10:41 ET CIA releases files about Illegal weapons-grade uranium diversions from US to Israel - IRmep

The Central Intelligence Agency released 130 pages of reports, memos and other files about the 1960s diversion of weapons-grade uranium to Israel...


Jul 27, 2015, 07:57 ET Poll: Most Americans oppose compensating Israel for Iran nuclear deal

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: An overwhelming majority of Americans oppose providing any...


Jun 08, 2015, 07:50 ET Poll: Israel's nuclear weapons program should be acknowledged and inspected

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: Nearly 65 percent of Americans believe Israel's clandestine...


Apr 10, 2015, 10:25 ET Israel Lobby Conference Internet live stream from the National Press Club on April 10

The following is being released by the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy: The April 10 conference "The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the...


Mar 24, 2015, 10:36 ET Conference Program to Scrutinize the Israel Lobby on April 10 at the National Press Club

The April 10 conference "The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?" at the National Press Club will present the following...


Mar 10, 2015, 09:48 ET Leading Experts to Analyze the Israel Lobby at the National Press Club on April 10

The April 10 conference "The Israel Lobby: Is It Good for the US? Is It Good for Israel?" at the National Press Club will present the following...


Feb 25, 2015, 10:18 ET Israel Should Pay for Weapons-Grade Uranium Smuggling Site Cleanup in PA- IRmep Lawsuit

A federal lawsuit seeks disclosure of thousands of Central Intelligence Agency files revealing why the CIA is convinced that Israel stole enough U.S. ...