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JCPA seeks end to inflammatory rhetoric by candidates

Washington, D.C., December 8, 2015, - Following recent morally reprehensible comments by candidates seeking the nation’s highest office, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) issued the following statement:

All campaigns—especially those for the presidency—should be about fi…

JCPA Commends U.S. House of Representatives Resolution on Anti-Semitism

JCPA Commends Passage of U.S. House of Representatives Resolution on Anti-Semitism

Washington, D.C., - In response to the passage of U.S. House Resolution #354, the Jewish Council of Public Affairs (JCPA)  issued the following statement:

The Jewish Council for Public Affairs commends …

Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Nostra Aetate

Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley, Santa Clara University and Silicon Valley Interreligious Council Sign Interfaith Statement Celebrating Anniversary of Nostra Aetate

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

LOS GATOS, Calif., Oct. 28, 2015 — Fifty years ago on Oct. 28, Pope Paul VI issued a procl…

Jewish Federations on UNESCO’s Dangerous Draft Resolution

Tomorrow the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) will consider adopting a resolution that would change the status-quo of the Temple Mount and declare the Western Wall a part of the al-Aksa Mosque compound.

Jewish Federations are bitterly disappointed …

JCPA Congratulates Rabbi Gutow on Appointment to the Advisory Council

JCPA Congratulates Rabbi Steve Gutow on Appointment to the President's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships 

Washington, D.C., - In recognition of President Obama's appointment of Rabbi Steve Gutow to the Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnersh…