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Over the last several days, Israel has endured horrific, unimaginable terrorism – almost 1500 people murdered and 4000 injured – all perpetrated by the terrorist group Hamas. The magnitude of Hamas’ atrocities continues to be revealed each day: babies decapitated; innocent children, women and men gunned down and slaughtered in their homes, in their cars, and […]

ZOA Files Amicus Brief with U.S. Supreme Court – Urges Greater Workplace Protections for Observant Jews

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) filed an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court Tuesday, February 28, urging the Court to expand the legal protections for Jewish and other employees who require religious accommodations from their employers. The case, Groff v. DeJoy, is set for argument before the Court on April 18, 2023. […]

ZOA Condemns Antisemitic, Anti-Israel Bylaw at Berkeley Law – Urges that Participating Student Groups’ Recognition be Revoked

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) condemns an antisemitic, anti-Israel bylaw promoted by Berkeley Law Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and adopted by nine student groups at the University of California’s Berkeley Law. In addition to supporting boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) efforts against Israel, the bylaw provides that groups will not invite speakers […]

ZOA to SUNY Brockport: Don’t Host Convicted Cop Killer Whose Group Bashes Israel and Jews

(Scroll down for the ZOA Action Alert) March 29, 2022 VIA EMAIL President Heidi MacPherson SUNY Brockport 350 New Campus Drive Brockport, NY 14420 Dear President MacPherson: We were horrified to learn that despite huge and justified public outcry, SUNY Brockport is nevertheless going to feature Jalil Muntaqim (formerly known as Anthony Bottom) as the […]

ZOA Follow-Up Letter to Soros-Affiliated Temple University President Jason Wingard on Antisemitic Episode There

January 19, 2022 VIA EMAIL Dr. Jason Wingard, President Temple University Second Floor, Sullivan Hall 1330 Polett Walk Philadelphia, PA 19122 Dear President Wingard (link to info on Wingard’s anti-Israel Soros affiliation): xxxxxxxWe write again to urge Temple University to harshly discipline the student who targeted and harassed her former roommate and rowing teammate, Sasha […]

ZOA Files Civil Rights Complaint Against Fairfax County, Virginia Public Schools for Tolerating Longstanding Antisemitism

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has filed a civil rights complaint against Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) in Virginia, alleging longstanding antisemitism problems there that FCPS officials have failed to address, in violation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.  The complaint, against one of the largest school districts in the U.S., was […]

ZOA Criticizes USC’s Weak Response to Campus Jew-Hatred – and Disappointed in Groups Praising It

Zionist Organization of America National President Morton A. Klein and Director of ZOA’s Center for Law & Justice, Susan B. Tuchman, Esq., released the following statement:  The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) criticizes the University of Southern California (USC) for its continuing weak and inadequate response to campus antisemitism. In a letter addressed to “members […]

ZOA Letter to Jason Wingard, President, Temple U, Concerning an Antisemitic Incident

January 17, 2022 VIA EMAIL Dr. Jason Wingard, President Temple University Second Floor, Sullivan Hall 1330 Polett Walk Philadelphia, PA 19122 Dear President Wingard: xxxxxxxWe were horrified to learn about the antisemitic harassment and intimidation that a Jewish student has been enduring since the start of her freshman year at Temple University. Equally horrifying was […]

ZOA Letter to GWU Urging Dismissal of Pro-BDS, Israel Hating Dean Feldman

Dear Provost Blake:  We write on behalf of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), the oldest and one of the largest pro-Israel organizations in the U.S. A crucial part of our mission is fighting campus antiSemitism, including vicious anti-Israelism, which can create a hostile learning environment for Jewish students in violation of Title VI of the […]

ZOA Letter To UNC Dean Opposing Antisemite Linda Sarsour As Keynote

Click here to view ZOA’s letter to Dean Rimer as a PDF.