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Institute for Public Affairs of the Jewish Orthodox Union (IPA-OU) Biography

Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"

“While we support a two-state solution that guarantees Israel’s security and Jewish character, the choices required to bring us to that point must be grounded in reality.”

“Clarifying the OU & Two-States,”, Nov. 24, 2010


“As the public policy arm of the nation’s largest representative Orthodox Jewish organization [Orthodox Union] -- with over 1,000 member synagogues nationwide -- the IPA works to protect Jewish interests and freedoms by providing government officials with informative policy briefings, advocating legislative and regulatory initiatives, and coordinating our constituency’s grass-roots political activities.”

“About the IPA,” IPA website (accessed Nov. 2, 2007)


“IPA works to bring the unique perspective of Jewish law and tradition to bear upon the widest range of public policy issues confronting American society at-large, thus seeking to fulfill our mission to work for the betterment of the world -- tikkun olam -- for all of humankind.”

“About the IPA,” IPA website (accessed Nov. 2, 2007)

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