Edward Witten, a Professor of Physics at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, has been on the board of Americans for Peace Now since 1991. He was awarded the Fields Medal in 1990. (December 2009)

IN THE REVIEW

The New J-Lobby for Peace

Jeremy Ben-Ami, the executive director of J Street, and National Security Adviser General James Jones at the J Street Conference in Washington, D.C., October 27, 2009
To those who have been supporters both of the state of Israel and of stronger efforts to make peace with the Palestinians, the recent conference organized by the organization called J Street was a fantasy come true. J Street is a nonprofit group founded in April 2008 by, among others, …