AJC New Jersey is a regional office of the national AJC organization

AJC's mission is to advance the peace and security of Israel and the Jewish people worldwide.  We advance human rights and democratic values in the United States and around the globe, through diplomacy, legislative advocacy, and by building effective interreligious and interethnic coalitions. AJC focuses on five priority issues of concern: Israel's peace and security, Iran's nuclear threat, anti-Semitism, advancing immigration reform and energy security.

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10 Years After Rufin Report: Fight Against Anti-Semitism is Fight for the Republic

SIMONE RODAN-BENZAQUENThe very notion of French people living together in harmony is becoming obsolete. At the same time, public confidence in the State and its politicians has eroded.

Hatred against Jews: Do Authorities Turn a Blind Eye?

SIMONE RODAN-BENZAQUENThe wave of hatred against Jews that flooded through Europe this summer was a warning signal. No longer should we repress the clear signs of hostility towards Jews and Israel

Our Democracy is Threatened

The fight against anti-Semitism and racism means not only protecting the individuals or groups directly targeted, but also ensuring the preservation of democratic order in this century

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Upcoming Events

  • November 2
  • Step Up For Israel - Advocacy Summit
    Sunday, November 2, 2014
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Alex Aidekman JCC, 901 Route 10, Whippany
    Free and open to the public
    Speakers and Panel Discussions

  • November 5
  • Bergen Opening Program
    Wednesday, November 5, 2014
    Speaker: Irshad Manji, Founder/Director of the Moral Courage Project, NYU
    Topic: Moral Courage: The Chutzpah to Repair the World
    Location: Temple Beth Rishon, 585 Russell Avenue, Wyckoff
    Time: 7:30 pm 

  • November 11
  • Central Opening Program
    Tuesday, November 11, 2014
    Speaker: Maziar Bahari, Iranian-Canadian journalist/filmmaker
    Topic: The U.S. and Iran: Challenges and Opportunities
    Location: Adath Israel Congregation, 1958 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville
    Time: 7:30 pm

  • November 19
  • Metro Opening Program
    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    Speaker: Dr. Daniel Gordis, Sr. VP & Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College, Jerusalem
    Topic: The Upheaval of 2014: What it Means for Israel's Future
    Location: Temple B'nai Jeshurun, 1025 S. Orange Avenue, Short Hills
    Time: 7:30 PM

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