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ZOA Opposes Anti-Israel Iran-Appeaser Colin Kahl’s Confirmation as Undersecretary for Defense

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA strongly opposes the confirmation of nominee Colin Kahl for Undersecretary of Defense, due to Kahl’s extremely concerning record of advocating pro-Iranian regime positions; opposition to Iran sanctions; close relationships with Iranian regime promoters; involvement […]

ZOA Praises NBA’s Miami Heat for Zero Tolerance on Jew-Hating Slur by Player

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq., strongly praised the Miami Heat Basketball Organization and its owners, the Arison family, for taking swift and strong action against player Meyers Leonard in response to his use of the anti Semitic term “kike.” This term is comparable to the […]

OP-ED JPost Op-Ed: ZOA’s Klein/Tuchman: Far-left Jewish Groups’ Opposition of IHRA’s Antisemitism Hurts Us

Even during this pandemic, when many college students are learning remotely and are not on campus, antisemitic harassment is still a serious problem. Much of it continues to be perpetrated by the anti-Israel hate group that calls itself “Students for Justice in Palestine” (SJP). Recently, SJP bullied a Jewish student at Tufts University, threatening him with a disciplinary […]

ZOA Spearheads Letter with 24 Pro-Israel Jewish & Rabbinic Organizations to Maintain Current “Made in Israel” Labeling Regulations

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein, ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq., ZOA Special Projects Director Liz Berney, Esq., and ZOA Government Affairs Director Dan Pollak released the following statement. The Zionist Organization of America spearheaded a letter, together with 24 pro-Israel Jewish and Rabbinic organizations, to Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, […]

OP-ED Jewish World Review: Will Black Lives Matter Foundation’s Donation Surge Fuel Anti-Semitism?

The Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement generated headlines last week when it issued a report announcing it raised $90 million in 2020.While the general slogan and cause may attract support from a wide swath of the American public – polling last fall showed about 50 percent favorability – the group’s leadership harbors some extreme viewpoints, especially when it comes […]

ZOA to Biden: Continue Labeling Israeli Products from Judea/Samaria as “Product of Israel” – Don’t Listen to Extremists Demanding Change

Zionist Organization of America President Morton A. Klein, ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq., and ZOA Director of Special Projects Elizabeth Berney, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA strongly urges the Biden administration to retain the current accurate and appropriate product labeling regulations, which allow Israeli products from Areas C and H2 in Judea/Samaria to continue […]

OP-ED BY: Hugh Fitzgerald Biden Appoints Another Israel-Hater: Uzra Zeya

First, there was Maher Bitar, a Palestinian-American and anti-Israel BDS activist, whom Biden has appointed to be the senior director of intelligence programs at the National Security Council. In this key intelligence role, Maher Bitar will be ideally situated to learn, for example, about American collaboration with Israel on moves to stop Iran’s nuclear program. […]

ZOA Letter to Publisher of Obama’s “A Promised Land” – Citing Numerous Anti-Israel Errors

February 23, 2021 BY EMAIL AND CERTIFIED MAIL Mr. Markus Dohle CEO, Penguin Random House 1745 Broadway New York, NY 10019 Ms. Madeline McIntosh CEO, Penguin Random House US 1745 Broadway New York, NY 10019       Re: Falsehoods, Misleading Statements and Material Omissions in “A Promised Land,” by Barack Obama Dear Mr. Dohle […]

ZOA Praises Kentucky’s Passing Resolution Adopting IHRA Definition of Antisemitism

Zionist Organization of America President Morton A. Klein and Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. praise the Kentucky House of Representatives and Senate for passing strong resolutions against antisemitism. We deeply appreciate that they incorporated in the resolutions the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s working definition of antisemitism, as well as language condemning those who attack Jews for […]

OP-ED BY: Dominic Green Here Comes Trouble: Biden’s Anti-Israel Advisers (ZOA Cited)- The Jewish Chronicle

“This is the worst group of appointments to cabinet positions with respect to U.S.-Israel relations ever,” Morton Klein told me earlier this week. Klein is the leader of the Zionist Organization of America, the largest conservative group in Jewish American politics. Biden, Klein says, is stacking his administration with Obama-era staffers hostile to Israel and […]