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2011-07-12 14:47:00

NEW YORK, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While American Jewish voters, like the rest of the country, believe that economics is the most important issue facing the nation, they also believe that for the American Jewish community, the single most important issue for the Jewish community is Israel. In a poll conducted by Democrat Pat Caddell and Republican John McLaughlin for the non-partisan organization Secure America Now http://www.secureamericanow.org/, American Jewish voters...

2011-07-08 13:37:00

MOSCOW, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An AJC leadership delegation has just concluded a two-day diplomatic mission to Russia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO ) The delegation met with, among others, high-level officials of the Russian National Security Council and Rosatom, the State Atomic Energy Corporation; the American and Israeli Ambassadors; and leaders of the Jewish community. Leading AJC's agenda in Moscow was the looming threat of a nuclear Iran.

2011-07-06 17:07:00

NEW YORK, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC welcomed Romania's announcement that it will not support a Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) by the Palestinian leadership, underscoring the need to reach a two state solution via negotiations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "With this welcome and courageous announcement, Romania joins Germany, The Netherlands and Italy in the growing bloc of European states opposed to this dangerous campaign by...

2011-03-13 09:42:00

NEW YORK, March 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is urging the President of the UN General Assembly to reconsider his decision to sponsor the screening of "Miral," a new film about a young Palestinian and her view of the conflict with Israel.

2010-08-31 13:42:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC condemned the killing of four Israelis by terrorists today.

2010-07-26 13:23:00

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee condemned the film director Oliver Stone for an interview with London's Sunday Times in which he railed against "Jewish domination of the media." "By invoking this grotesque, toxic stereotype, Oliver Stone has outed himself as an anti-Semite," said AJC Executive Director David Harris.


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prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.