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January 27, 2015: JCPA Reflects on International Holocaust Remembrance Day


NEW YORK – Ten years ago, the United Nations General Assembly designated January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day, marking the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp. Today, seventy years after Auschwitz, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs honors the memory of those who perished at the hands of the Nazis and renews its commitment to confronting intolerance and resurgent anti-Semitism. JCPA Chair Susan W. Turnbull and President Rabbi Steve Gutow released the following statement:

 

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January 22, 2015: JCPA Condemns Attacks in Israel and Argentina


NEW YORK –Today, just one day after attacks in Tel Aviv and Argentina, the United Nations General Assembly held a special session on the rise of worldwide anti-Semitism. The Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) condemned the terrorist attacks in Tel Aviv and Argentina, and urged all to come together to reject the hatred that gives rise to such senseless violence, praising the UN for this important step forward in holding such a critical conversation. 

 

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January 20, 2015:

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January 20, 2015

JCPA Voices its Agenda for the Coming Year Following State of the Union

NEW YORK – President Obama delivered his seventh State of the Union address this evening, laying out his plans not only for the next year, but through the end of his presidency. Following the address, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) Chair Susan W. Turnbull and President Rabbi Steve Gutow released the following statement:

“This evening, having heard President Obama's vision for America’s future, we are eager to continue working with the Administration and Congress on the priorities of the American Jewish community. These include promoting opportunity for all Americans, preserving programs that support the most vulnerable, protecting our environment and curbing climate change, confronting terrorism and the countries that support it, and continuing our nation’s strong support for peace in the Middle East.

 

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