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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The Diplomatic Dance and the Iranian Threat

Lawrence GrossmanIt turns out that America's Sunni allies in the region are just as worried as the Israelis.They perceive the Americans tilting toward Iran in the delicate Middle East balance of power.


Miamians forge bonds with Israel's tech innovators

Brian SiegalThe trip provided a unique opportunity for leaders in Miami?s burgeoning entrepreneurial community to understand what?s behind the success of the country dubbed "Startup Nation."


50 Years On, How Nostra Aetate Has Transformed Jewish-Catholic Relations

Noam MaransNostra Aetate reversed nearly two millennia of Christian enmity toward Jews and Judaism that had led to violence and death, peaking tragically with the Holocaust.


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Upcoming Events

  • May 27
  • Central Annual Dinner
    Wednesday, May 27, 2015
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Optional tours of the temple complex
    6:00 PM Reception
    7:00 PM Dinner honoring the work of the Hindu-Jewish Coalition
    Location: BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (Hindu temple)
    112 North Main Street, Robbinsville (Windsor)

  • May 28
  • Central Breakfast Series 
    Thursday, May 28, 2015
    8:00 AM
    Speaker: Rabbi Julie Roth, Executive Director of the Princeton Center for Jewish Life, Hillel at Princeton University
    Topic: The BDS Movement at Princeton
    Location: The Jewish Center, 435 Nassau Street, Princeton
    *There is a nominal charge of $10.00 for breakfast

  • June 2
  • Bergen Parlor & Policy Event
    Tuesday, June 2, 2015
    7:00 PM Light supper
    8:00 PM Program
    Speaker: Lt. Col. (Res.) Avital Leibovich, Director of AJC Jerusalem
    Topic: What Does the Future Hold - Israel's Strategic Challenges
    Location: Private residence, Fair Lawn
    *Address will be provided following an RSVP

  • June 18
  • Metro Annual Meeting  
    Thursday, June 18, 2015
    6:00 PM Reception
    7:00 PM Program 
    Speaker: Patrick Clawson, Director of Research, The Washington Institute
    Topic: Will the Iran Nuclear Deal Transform the Middle East?
    Location: Vizcaya, 1 Metzger Drive, West Orange

     


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