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Reform Movement Horrified by Violent 'Price Tag' Attack

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Washington, D.C., July 31, 2015 -- In response to the overnight terror attack on a Palestinian family in the West Bank, Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Movement Horrified by Violent 'Price Tag' Attack

Published: 07/31/2015

Reform Movement Appalled by Stabbing at Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade, Calls for Investigation

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Jordan Dashow
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Washington, D.C., July 30, 2015 – In response to the stabbing of six people at the Jerusalem Pride Parade earlier today, Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, released the following statement:

Reform Movement Appalled by Stabbing at Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade, Calls for Investigation

Published: 07/30/2015

Reform Jewish Leader Relieved at Jonathan Pollard Parole Decision

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Washington, D.C., July 28, 2015 – In response to the United States Parole Commission decision to release American-Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard on parole in November, Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Jewish Leader Relieved at Jonathan Pollard Parole Decision

Published: 07/28/2015

Reform Jewish Movement Responds to Proposed Nuclear Agreement with Iran

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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 Movement Disappointed by Supreme Court Decision in Zivotofsky Case

Contact: Max Rosenblum or Barbara Weinstein 
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Washington DC, June 8, 2015 - In response to today’s decision in Zivotofsky v. Kerry, Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement: 

"We are disappointed in today’s Supreme Court decision in Zivotofsky v. Kerry, circumscribing the right of Americans born in Jerusalem to lawfully and accurately identify their birthplace as Israel.

Reform Movement Disappointed by Supreme Court Decision in Zivotofsky Case

Published: 06/08/2015

Reform Jewish Leader Applauds Passage of Clean Iran Review Bill

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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

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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

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

Published: 04/02/2015

Reform Movement Leader on Negotiations with Iran

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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 Movement Condemns Harsh Ad, Calls for Respectful Debate

February 28, 2015, New York, NY -- As Jews around the world read the portion for Shabbat Zachor in Deuteronomy, which warns about the intractable enemies of the Jewish people beginning with Amalek, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, hid behind the façade of "The Values Network," and published a grotesque ad in The New York Times attacking the United States' National Security Advisor, Susan Rice.

Reform Movement Condemns Harsh Ad, Calls for Respectful Debate

Published: 03/01/2015

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