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Nominee for Asst. Attorney General for Civil Rights Division Kristin Clarke is a Racist, Jew-Hater, Israel-Hater-Withdraw This Horrific Nomination

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein, ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. and ZOA Director of Special Projects Liz Berney, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA urges president-elect Biden to immediately withdraw his nomination of racist Jew-hater Kristin Clarke to serve as Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, a position placing her […]

ZOA Welcomes Pollard & Wife Home to Jewish State of Israel

The Zionist Organization Of America (ZOA) welcomes and congratulates Jonathan Pollard and his wife Esther on their final and safe arrival in the ancient Jewish homeland of Eretz Yisroel. We thank and praise Dr. Miri and Sheldon Adelson for providing their private plane to make their long journey easier and more comfortable. ZOA praises President […]

ZOA, Which Submitted Amicus Brief, Applauds Court Ruling Confirming Fordham’s Right to Ban Antisemitic SJP

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) applauded the December 22, 2020 ruling by the New York Supreme Court’s Appellate Division, First Department, upholding Fordham University’s decision to reject the antisemitic, Israel-hating “Students for Justice in Palestine” (SJP) club at the University.  The ZOA filed an amicus brief with the court in support of Fordham’s position, […]

ZOA Urges HIAS: Stop Misleading Statement That HIAS Is “Jewish Refugee Agency” and That “HIAS’ Board is 100% Jewish”

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) released the following statement:  The ZOA urges HIAS and HIAS’ President, CEO, and Board member Mark Joseph Hetfield to stop falsely stating that “HIAS’ Board is 100% Jewish”; to stop misleadingly implying that Hetfield is Jewish and speaks for Jews as a Jew; to stop misleadingly claiming that HIAS is […]

S. Florida Sun Sentinel: ZOA’s Virtual Superstar Gala With Jon Voight, Ice Cube, Dershowitz, Amb. Friedman, Adelson, Honors Florida Board Members

Board members of the Zionist Organization of America’s Florida Region based in Hollywood will be honored at an upcoming national virtual event. Dr. Craig Deligdish and Gila Bronner, and Dr. Daniel and Staci Layish will be recognized as Zionists in the Spotlight honorees at ZOA’s Virtual Superstar Gala at 7 p.m. on Dec. 27. Deligdish, […]

OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein and Elizabeth A. Berney, Esq. ZOA’s Klein/Berney JNS Op-Ed: Biden Includes Many Countries in Iran Talks – But Excludes Israel

It is deeply troubling that a Biden administration seems poised to ignore Israel’s life-or-death concerns about Iran and to instead precipitously re-enter the disastrous Iran deal, lift sanctions and exclude Israel from Iran deal negotiations. In a New York Times interview with Thomas Friedman on Dec. 2, projected President-elect Joe Biden stated that, if Iran returns to the soon-to-expire […]

ZOA to Biden: Reconsider Appointing Yet Another Israel-Basher Susan Rice to Top Govt Post

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: ZOA criticizes projected-president-elect Joe Biden for appointing yet another hostile-to-Israel official, Susan Rice, to allegedly lead the White House Domestic Policy Council for which she has no background or experience. Rice served as Obama’s U.S. Ambassador […]

ZOA Praises Pres. Trump for Work Establishing Ties Between Israel and Morocco

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: We congratulate President Trump and the leaders of Israel and Morocco on this historic and important step toward greater stability and peace in the region. Morocco and Israel have agreed to reopen their liaison offices, with […]

OP-ED BY: Jonathan S. Tobin, JNS Why Are Jews Trying to Undermine the Fight Against Jew-Hatred?

A group of 122 Palestinian academics, journalists, writers and filmmakers signed a letter last month taking issue with the widespread adoption of the International Holocaust Remembrance Association (IHRA)’s definition of anti-Semitism. Their statement has gotten a lot of attention and been rightly criticized as both disingenuous and illegitimate since it is absurd for a group […]