Dear Brit Tzedek members and
American Jews need to speak out now.
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While Israeli government
"disengagement" and withdrawal from Gaza coule be a positive
first step toward ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,
recent statements by Prime Minister Sharon's Senior Advisor, Dov
Weisglass, one of the initiators of the disengagement plan,
indicate that it is instead being implemented as an end to the
More disturbing, this position has
been represented as coming with the full support of the
President and Congress of the United States. For background
information click here.
Such statements need a sharp rebuke
from the U.S. Administration. The only way true peace and
security can be achieved for Israel is through a negotiated
settlement leading to a two-state solution to the
Please write President Bush,
Congress, and Jay Footlik, Senior Advisor on Middle East and
Jewish Affairs to the Kerry Campaign to urge the Administration
to make it clear to the Israeli government that its withdrawal
from Gaza dodes not mean that Israel's abandonment of the peace
process is sanctioned by the U.S. government.
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strongly that the time is now to make a concerted push to bring
a peaceful negotiated settlement to end the Israeli-Palestinian
conflict. That is why we support the Open Letter from American
Jews to the Next President and invite you to join us
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Steve Masters and
Diane Balser, Chair and Co-Chair of the Advocacy/Public Policy
Brit Tzedek v'Shalom, The Jewish
Alliance for Justice and Peace
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