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These links lead to a variety of Internet resources across the political spectrum both in Israel and about Israel. The Temple Isaiah Israel Action Committee encourages you to explore different points of view. Stay up to date with the latest Jewish news from the US, Israel, and around the world:

ADL New England
The New England branch of the Anti-Defamation League, dedicated to stopping the defamation of the Jewish people and securing justice and fair treatment to all.
http://regions.adl.org/new-england

AIPAC
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, America’s pro-Israel lobby.
http://www.aipac.org

AJC
The American Jewish Committee has worked since 1906 to safeguard and strengthen Jews and Jewish life worldwide by promoting democratic and pluralistic societies that respect the dignity of all peoples.
http://www.ajc.org

ARZA
The Association of Reform Zionists of America endeavors to make Israel fundamental to the sacred lives and Jewish identity of Reform Jews. As a Zionist organization, ARZA champions activities that further enhance Israel as a pluralistic, just and democratic Jewish state.
http://www.arza.org

Brit Tzedek v'Shalom
Brit Tzedek v'Shalom is America’s largest grassroots Jewish organization dedicated to promoting a negotiated two-state resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
http://www.btvshalom.org

CAMERA
The Committee for the Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East
http://www.camera.org

The Case for Israel
A rich educational resource with clips, trailer, monographs and articles that further unpacks the critical issues presented by the featured commentators in the documentary, “The Case for Israel: Democracy’s Outpost.”
http://www.thecaseforisrael.com

CJP
Combined Jewish Philanthropies is the country's oldest federated philanthropy, with a 113-year tradition of communal responsibility and generosity
http://www.cjp.org

CJUI
Christians and Jews United for Israel, Christians and Jews working together for peace and justice in the Middle East
http://www.cjui.org

David Project
The David Project Center for Jewish Leadership is a non-profit educational organization that promotes a fact-based understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict
http://www.davidproject.org

Eye on the UN
A project of the Hudson Institute New York and the Touro College Institute for Human Rights, with coverage of “Durban II” and other UN-Israel related issues
http://eyeontheun.org

Ha’aretz
Online English-language edition of Israeli daily (Hebrew language) newspaper
www.haaretz.com

Hadassah
Hadassah, the Woman’s Zionist Organization of America, with nearly 100 year of history devoted to Judaism, Zionism and American ideals
http://www.hadassah.org

Honest Reporting
Similar to CAMERA, but a different approach
http://honestreporting.com

Israel 21C
Israel21c is an information resource covering developments in Israel’s technological and humanitarian arenas, including medicine, agriculture, information technology, disaster relief, etc.
israel21c.org

IMPJ (Israel Movement for Progressive Judaism
Their site also includes links to Israeli Reform congregations, which can be a good resource for people traveling to Israel.
http://www.reform.org.il/Eng/Index.asp

The Israel Project
The Israel Project (TIP) is a non-profit organization providing journalists, leaders and opinion-makers accurate information about Israel. The Israel Project is not related to any government or government agency
http://www.theisraelproject.org

Jerusalem Post
This is the website of the Jerusalem Post, Israel’s English-language daily newspaper
www.jpost.com

JCRC Boston
The Boston Jewish Community Relations Council is dedicated to supporting Israel, strengthening the community and pursuing social justice. JCRC Boston’s Israel Action Center can be reached at the following link.
http://www.jcrcboston.org/focus/support

The Jewish Advocate
Weekly newspaper published in Boston
www.thejewishadvocate.com

The Jewish Forward
Launched as a Yiddish-language daily newspaper in 1897, the Forward is now published weekly in English. The website links to a Yiddish edition.
www.forward.com

JStreet
JStreet is the “new” pro-Israel, pro-peace lobbying group in DC, or from their website, “The new address for Middle East peace and security.”
http://jstreet.org

MEMRI
MEMRI (Middle East Media Research Institute) is a Jerusalem-based research group that translates Arab language media into English, Russian, French and German (among others), and offers sobering analysis.
www.memri.org

NIF
Since 1979, the New Israel Fund has fought for social justice and equality for all Israelis
http://www.nif.org

StandWithUs
StandWithUs is an international education organization that ensures that Israel's side of the story is told in communities, campuses, and libraries
http://www.standwithus.org

VFI
Volunteers for Israel connects Americans to Israel through volunteer service at IDF bases and elsewhere
http://www.vfi-usa.org

WUPJ
The World Union for Progressive Judaism is the international umbrella organization of the Reform, Liberal, Progressive and Reconstructionist Jewish movements. In Israel, the World Union answers the call for religious pluralism with Reform programs and institutions.
http://wupj.org

ZOA
Since its founding in 1897, the Zionist Organization of America has been fighting for the Jewish people and the Land of Israel
http://www.zoa.org

THE JERUSALEM POST

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