The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is pleased to announce that its National President Morton A. Klein will be speaking on “The Surge in Antisemitism” at the International Religious Freedom (IRF) Summit plenary in Washington, D.C. tomorrow morning (Thursday, June 30), before thousands of IRF Summit attendees from throughout the world. The IRF Summit 2022 brings together a broad coalition that passionately supports religious freedom around the globe for a three-day-in-person event in Washington, D.C., June 28th – June 30th.
The IRF Summit is co-chaired by fmr. Governor Sam Brownback and Katrina Lantos Swett. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) are the honorary Senate co-chairs. The co-founder is Rabbi Yaacov Menken, Director of Coalition of Jewish Values. Honorary House co-chairs include Congs. Jaime Raskin (D-MD) and French Hill (R-AR).
In addition to Mr. Klein, other prominent speakers at the IRF Summit include: fmr. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Senator Marco Rubio; Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi; U.S. Congressman French Hill; Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the U.S. His Excellency Shaikh Abdullah Bin Rashid Al Khalifa; Chief Rabbi of Moscow Pinchas Goldschmidt; Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Herzog; fmr. Member of Knesset Michal Cotler-Wunsh; fmr. Congressman Frank Wolf; Steve Perles, Esq.; Rabbi David Saperstein of the Religious Action Center for Reform Judaism; and human rights victims and advocates from throughout the world.