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Reform Movement Responds to President Trump’s Announced Decision to Not Certify Iran Nuclear Deal

For Immediate Release
October 13, 2017

Reform Movement Responds to President Trump’s Announced Decision to Not Certify Iran Nuclear Deal

Reform Jewish Movement Response to Iran Deal: Address Important Concerns, Focus on the Day After

Contacts: Lauren Theodore at 212-650-4154
Max Rosenblum at 202-387-2800

Whether the JCPOA is approved or defeated, there will be a day after. It is essential that this debate not be allowed to create a lasting rift between Israel and the U.S., between North American Jews and Israelis, or among American Jews.

Reform Jewish Movement Response to Iran Deal: Address Important Concerns, Focus on the Day After

Reform Jewish Movement Responds to Proposed Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Jonathan Edelman
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

New York, NY, July 14, 2015 - In response to today's announcement by the P5+1 and Iran, leaders of the Reform Jewish Movement issued the following statement.

REFORM MOVEMENT LEADERSHIP STATEMENT

Reform Jewish Movement Responds to Proposed Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Published: 07/17/2015

Reform Jewish Leader Applauds Passage of Clean Iran Review Bill

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Jonathan Edelman

202.387.2800 | news@rac.org 

Washington, D.C., May 7, 2015 – In response to the Senate’s approval of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 (S. 615), Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Jewish Leader Applauds Passage of Clean Iran Review Bill

Published: 05/07/2015

Reform Jewish Movement Urges Vote in Favor of Clean Iran Review Bill

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Jonathan Edelman
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Washington, D.C., May 7, 2015 – In anticipation of the Senate vote on the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 (S. 615), Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement: 

Reform Jewish Movement Urges Vote in Favor of Clean Iran Review Bill

Published: 05/07/2015

Reform Jewish Movement Responds to P5+1 Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Deborah Goldberg
202.387.2800 | 212.650.4000 | news@rac.org

Reform Jewish Movement Responds to P5+1 Nuclear Agreement with Iran

Published: 04/02/2015

Reform Movement Leader on Negotiations with Iran

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Jonathan Edelman 
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Washington, D.C., March 31, 2015 – In advance of tonight’s deadline for negotiations by the P5+1 nations with Iran over its nuclear program, Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement: 

Reform Movement Leader on Negotiations with Iran

Published: 03/31/2015

Reform Jewish Leader Applauds New Jersey Action to Divest from Iran

Burstein: States can have a big impact divesting from terror-tainted funds while upholding their financial responsibilities.

Contact: Sean Thibault or Jonah Perlin
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Reform Jewish Leader Applauds New Jersey Action to Divest from Iran

Reform Jewish Movement Unveils New "Iran Advocacy Toolkit," Provides Resources for Personal, State and Federal Divestment

Saperstein: It is our steadfast belief that divestment from companies in the Iranian oil industry is an effective economic tool to counter the Iranian regime’s hostile behavior.

Contact: Jonah Perlin or Sean Thibault
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org

Reform Jewish Movement Unveils New "Iran Advocacy Toolkit," Provides Resources for Personal, State and Federal Divestment

Alarms By Iranian Missile Test Jewish Leader Renews Call for Targeted Divestment

Pelavin: “The international community therefore must respond vigorously to these problematic displays of Iranian force.” 

Contact: Sean Thibault or Jonah Perlin
202.387.2800 | news@rac.org 

Washington, July 10, 2008 – In response to Iran’s test of Shahab-3 missiles this week, Mark J. Pelavin, Associate Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement: 

Alarms By Iranian Missile Test Jewish Leader Renews Call for Targeted Divestment