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Jeremy Ben-Ami, JD Biography

Title:
President of J Street
Position:
Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“There are only two choices: ongoing conflict or the two-state solution. I truly do believe that one day we will see two lands for two people.”

“Jeremy Ben-Ami Speaks on the Two-State Solution,” Arizona Jewish Life, azjewishlife.com, Jan. 2, 2014

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • President, J Street, Feb. 2008-present
  • Executive Director, J Street PAC
  • Senior Vice President, Fenton Communications, July 2004-Jan. 2008
  • Policy Director, Dean for America, 2003-2004
  • Communications Director/Regional Director, New Israel Fund, Jan. 2002-Apr. 2003
  • Founder, Ben-Or Communications, 1998-1999
  • Deputy Domestic Policy Advisor, The White House, 1995-1996
  • Domestic Policy Staff/Advance Staff, Clinton-Gore Presidential Campaign, 1991-1992
Education:
  • JD, New York University, 1990
  • BA, Princeton University, 1984
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @JeremyBenAmi
Quoted in:
  1. Should Israel Allow Settlements in the West Bank?