International

International

Background On November 29, 2012, the U.N. General Assembly voted 138-9 to recognize Palestine as a "non-member observer state," with 41 abstentions. This change was opposed by Israel, the United...
Year Adopted:
2012
51st General Assembly November l97l Los Angeles, CA   I. Statement of General Principle The ties between Reform Jews and the State of Israel have continually grown closer. In the process we have...
Year Adopted:
1971
48th General Assembly November 1965 San Francisco, CA As heirs to a great Jewish tradition, we reaffirm our faith in man's capacity, as co-partner with God, to fashion a better world. We...
Year Adopted:
1965
37th Council April 1941 Detroit RESOLVED That the Union of American Hebrew Congregations in Council assembled acknowledges with profound gratitude the message transmitted to it by the...
Year Adopted:
1941
52nd General Assembly November 1973 New York, NY WHEREAS more than a decade before the establishment of the State of Israel, Reform Judaism declared in our Guiding Principles of Reform...
Year Adopted:
1973
Board of Trustees May 1976 New York The land of Israel, which is Zion, the Children of Israel, who constitute the Jewish people, and the God of Israel are all bound together in a triple...
Year Adopted:
1976
52nd General Assembly November 1973 New York, NY We are deeply gratified by the cease-fire accord presently in force in Vietnam. It has brought cessation to a war we have long opposed...
Year Adopted:
1973
Adopted at the 62nd General Assembly October, 1993 San Francisco, CA BACKGROUND Jonathan J. Pollard was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to one...
Year Adopted:
1993
Board of Trustees June 1977 New York, New York We note with great concern reports emanating from Moscow that Anatoly Shcharansky has been formally charged with the crime of treason. These...
Year Adopted:
1977
Board of Trustees May 1969 New York, NY If the nations of the world are ever to know true peace and security, an end to the arms race must be the first order of priority. The present...
Year Adopted:
1969

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