OP-ED BY: Lee Bender

What is Happening to American Jewish Organizations?
Date: 03.28.17

I have been active with my local Jewish Federation, Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) and Israel Advocacy Committee for the past 25 years. I am hawkishly pro-Zionist and pro-American — which has made me a minority in these organizations. Despite their good intentions, these groups have lost sight of their true mission and purpose, and have abdicated […]

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OP-ED BY: Eytan Sosnovich and Susan Tuchman, Esq.

NY Jewish Week Op-Ed: ZOA Fights Anti-Semitism at Food Coop
Date: 03.22.17

Two year ago, four individuals spoke out against hate.  As a result, they, and every member of their households, were barred from their community for an entire year. The community is the Park Slope Food Coop and the form of hate is anti-Semitism. The Coop’s mission is worthwhile: to make healthy and affordable food available […]

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OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein and Daniel Mandel

ZOA Op-Ed: Israel’s Anti-BDS Supporter Law was Way Overdue
Date: 03.20.17

Last week, the Knesset in Jerusalem passed a law barring the entry of visitors who have called for a boycott on Israel or are otherwise actively engaged in the Boycott, Sanctions, Divestment (BDS) movement, which has been the subject of several anti-boycott laws passed in US states. The new law bars the entry into Israel foreign […]

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OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein Zionist Organization of America, National President

ZOA Op-Ed: France Condemns Trump for Criticism, Yet France Criticizes Israel
Date: 03.13.17

French President François Hollande has criticized President Donald Trump for referring to the terrorist attacks that have plagued France in recent years as products of an open borders policy that militates against security.  “Take a look at what’s happening in Germany,” said President Trump, speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference. “Take a look at what’s happened […]

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SOURCE: Daniel Greenfield

Anti-Israel Voices at AIPAC’s Conference
Date: 04.06.17

The low point of the AIPAC policy conference came when Nancy Pelosi read a letter from J Street. The letter, officially authored by David Price and Gerry Connolly, urged opposing “unilateral actions by either of the two parties that would push the prospects for peace further out of reach.” That’s a euphemism for Jews living […]

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SOURCE: Alan Clemmons

Wall Street Journal: There is No Occupation
Date: 04.04.17

At a recent conference at the United Nations on strategies to defeat the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement, J Street—a Jewish, progressive advocacy group that claims to reject BDS—sent some of its constituents to stir up controversy. J Street members wore T-shirts reading “anti-BDS & anti-occupation” and when invited to ask questions, referred to Israel […]

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