OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein

ZOA’s Klein Condemns New School for Inviting Jew-Hater Sarsour to Discuss Anti-Semitism
Date: 11.27.17

Imagine a college convening a panel to discuss “Antisemitism and the Struggle for Justice,” that features a woman who seeks the destruction of the Jewish state, and who publicly stands with and supports a Palestinian-Arab terrorist who was convicted of murdering Jewish college students. That is precisely what The New School in New York City […]

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OP-ED BY: Steve Feldman, Lee Bender and Kevin Ross

ZOA Op-Ed About Anti-Semitism
Date: 11.17.17

We were heartened to learn that a Philadelphia synagogue is offering an adult education course about anti-Semitism, a timeless scourge that every generation must combat. But why is the course seemingly prompted, as its website suggests, solely by Christian sources of Jew-hatred and August’s despicable anti-Jewish events in Charlottesville—rather than July’s equally despicable calls in […]

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OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein

Mort Klein: Dividing Jerusalem Would Be a Security Nightmare for Israel
Date: 11.13.17

In recent Congressional hearings on the question of transferring the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem, some, such as former U.S. ambassador to Israel under the Obama Administration, Dan Shapiro, have argued that dividing Jerusalem between Israel and the Palestinian Arabs in the context of a peace agreement would provide […]

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OP-ED BY: Susan Tuchman Director, ZOA Center for Law and Justice

ZOA’s Tuchman Published Letter in the NJ Standard: Gubernatorial Candidate Phil Murphy’s Failure to Condemn BDS
Date: 10.30.17

In urging that we all stand up against anti-Semitism (“It’s Time to Urgently Speak Out Against Anti-Semitism in All Forms,” Oct. 20), Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy lost an important opportunity to speak out against a current, serious manifestation of the problem: the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel. Mr. Murphy should have made […]

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SOURCE: Stephen M. Flatow

Steve Flatow – Taylor Force Act Has Been Gutted
Date: 12.06.17

The Taylor Force Act started out as a powerful and long-overdue tool for pressuring the Palestinian Authority (PA) to stop paying terrorists. But the legislation has been diluted, weakened and compromised in so many ways that it is now a pale shadow of its former self. The Taylor Force Act has been gutted. Known in […]

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SOURCE: Dr. Aaron Lerner

Israel’s Sanitized Report of Netanyahu – Abbas Conversation Makes Abbas Look Better
Date: 07.14.17

A comparison of the official Palestinian and official Israeli reports of the Netanyahu-Abbas conversation finds that the sanitized report issued by Israel puts Abbas in a far more favorable light than he deserves. As the official PLO news agency WAFA notes, Abbas indicated that he considers Israel’s closure of the al-Aqsa mosque to be just […]

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