29 02, 2016

JCRC Statement on UIndy Divestment Resolution

2016-11-15T09:43:06+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Blog, Israel, Statements|0 Comments

Anti-Israel Divestment Resolution Fails Passage by the UIndy Student Senate February 28, 2016   The Jewish Community Relations Council, the intergroup and community relations agency of the organized Jewish community in central Indiana, applauds the members of the University of Indianapolis Student Senate for choosing dialogue over divestment and failing to pass a resolution asking [...]

29 07, 2015

JCRC Statement on Iran Nuclear Deal

2016-11-15T09:43:19+00:00 July 29th, 2015|Blog, In The News, Israel, Statements|0 Comments

Statement on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Iran Nuclear Agreement   Over the last two weeks, the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council has reviewed the Iran nuclear agreement and carefully considered the breadth of analysis that has been published.  We join President Obama and Members of Congress in recognizing that Iran must be [...]

30 01, 2015

Indianapolis JCRC Statement on Ilan Pappe Visit to IUPUI

2016-11-15T09:44:08+00:00 January 30th, 2015|Blog, Israel, IUPUI, Statements|1,957 Comments

The Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council is disappointed that the IUPUI Political Science department is hosting discredited historian Ilan Pappe to speak at IUPUI this evening. The JCRC unequivocally supports free speech and the free exchange of ideas, even when we disagree with the ideas being exchanged.  We appreciate that college campuses are a place [...]

8 07, 2014

JCRC Statement on Murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir and Apprehension of Suspects

2016-11-15T09:44:20+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Blog, Israel, Statements|1,905 Comments

The Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) was heartbroken to learn of the murder of sixteen year old Mohammed Abu Khdeir, and affirms the unequivocal condemnation of this act by international leaders including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Ambassador Ron Dermer and Secretary of State John Kerry. Jewish tradition teaches us that all human beings are created b’tzelem Elohim – [...]

30 06, 2014

Joint Statement of Indianapolis Jewish Community on Murder of Israeli Teens

2016-11-15T09:44:27+00:00 June 30th, 2014|Blog, Israel, Statements|1,970 Comments

Today the Jewish Community of Greater Indianapolis comes together with the worldwide Jewish community to join with the State of Israel in grief and horror following the announcement of the murders of Eyal Yifrach z”l, Naftali Fraenkel z”l and Gilad Shaar z”l. Our entire community's thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of [...]

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