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January 2, 2014

Suggestions for how you can be a part of the Palestinian-Israeli dialogue: >> Access the American Israel Public Affairs Committee at aipac.org. >> Visit J Street at jstreet.org. >> Fax or email a letter to your representatives in Congress and the Senate. Their contact information can be found at usa.gov/Contact/ Elected.shtml. >> Participate in the dialogue, Talking About CONTINUE »

Analysts look at what might happen if the peace talks fail
BY Maayan Jaffe
January 2, 2014

While the politicians pingpong about the peace process, analysts are looking at what might be the results of failed negotiations. “A true lover of Israel cannot afford to sit back and watch how the Israeli right and their supporters in the Diaspora are undermining the hope for peace. Israel is strong enough to take the CONTINUE »

January 2, 2014

Percentage of Palestinians who >> oppose the continuation of peace negotiations with Israel: 51.3 >> anticipate the failure of the Palestine-Israeli negotiations: 57.7 >> are to various degrees worried about another potential military confrontation with Israel: 67.5 Source: Palestinian Center for Public Opinion, Dec. 15, 2013CONTINUE »

BY Maayan Jaffe
January 2, 2014

Dr. Robert O. Freedman, visiting professor of political science at Johns Hopkins University, said there are three major obstacles to peace that, despite the euphoria and optimism of American leaders, cannot be overlooked. >> Full peace cannot be achieved without reconciliation between the Palestinian Authority and Hamas. >> Construction of Israeli property over the Green Line continues, CONTINUE »