Category Op-Ed
OP-ED ZOA’s Michigan Director Erez, JNS Op-Ed: First Priority for Israel is Supreme Court Reform

By Kobi Erez, ZOA Michigan Executive Director                   (JUNE 29, 2022 / JNS) Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett’s government has collapsed and Israel is set to hold its fifth election since 2019. After a year with a government dependent on an anti-Zionist party, recent polls show that the next coalition is likely to be a […]

OP-ED ZOA’s Mort Klein JPost Op-Ed: BDS Mapping Project Targets Every Jew, Including Left Wing, Israelophobic Jews

By Morton A. Klein (JUNE 21, 2022 / JPOST) Alarm bells recently went off among American Jews when Boston BDS, a shadowy group that has no identified members, published a detailed, interactive Mapping Project report online. The report is a roadmap to anti-Jewish violence: The Mapping Project brazenly and openly maps and promotes “dismantling” and “disrupting” long […]

OP-ED ZOA’s Condemnation of Black Lives Matter Defended by JNS’ Tobin: Jews Supporting BLM Empowered Antisemitism

Jewish Groups, led by Reform (Jacobs) & Conservative (Blumenthal) Leaders, Peace Now (Susskind), HIAS (Hetfield) Natl Council Jewish Women (Katz), Ameinu (Bob), Defended/Supported Israel-Hating, Jew-Hating BLM & Condemned ZOA’s Criticism of BLM Tobin Calls Jewish Leaders Who Condemned ZOA for ZOA’s Criticism of Israel-Hating, Jew-Hating BLM “Disgraceful” — And Jewish Leaders Never Apologized to ZOA […]

OP-ED ZOA Fellow’s JNS Op-Ed on Her Fighting Antisemitism/Anti-Zionism at Duke

By Alexandra Ahdoot (MAY 16, 2022 / JNS) I am a Persian Jew who has lived all of my life in America. Yet at the same time, Israel is my home. I get the chills every time I sing “Hatikvah” because even though I live thousands of miles away, my heart lies and will always lie in Israel. […]

OP-ED Tobin in White Rose Magazine Spring 2022: The ADL Is Undermining the Battle Against Antisemitism

By Jonathan S. Tobin (2022 / White Rose Magazine) Are donors to the Anti-Defamation League aware of what they are funding? Do they know that the organization created to fight prejudice and attacks against Jews is on the record supporting an ideology that grants a permission slip to antisemitism? Do they know that the group still considered […]

OP-ED ZOA Quoted In: Biden’s Israel Ambassador Tells BDS Group He Wants Jews Out of Jerusalem | FrontpageMag

By Daniel Greenfield (WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2022 / FRONTPAGEMAG) Biden’s ambassador to Israel appeared at a pro-BDS group’s webinar co-hosted by its CEO, who had described Israel as an “oppressive regime”, and told its audience that the real problem with the Palestinian Authority funding terrorism is that “it gives the ‘haters’ an excuse not to […]

OP-ED My Disturbing Encounter With the Harvard Crimson Regarding its Publication of a Blood Libel Against Israel and My Efforts to Refute it

By Alan Dershowitz On April 29, 2022, the Harvard Crimson published a blood libel against the nation state of the Jewish people. Its ignorant and bigoted screed was an example of journalistic malpractice, because of its willful errors of commission and omission. On April 30, I submitted a detailed op-ed refuting the Crimson editorial. On […]

OP-ED Israel National News: Jonathan Pollard – Israel is Heading to Disaster

‘I’m waiting for a real Jewish leader.’ Pollard slams government, compares life in Israel to his time in prison. ‘This never ends well.’ By Jonathan Pollard (MAY 5, 2022 / ARUTZ SHEVA) After all the years I spent [in prison], the natural inclination is to try to focus on rebuilding my life. That is what […]

OP-ED ZOA JNS Op-Ed: Celebrate San Remo Day

By Steve Feldman, Greater Philadelphia ZOA Executive Director (APRIL 25, 2022 / JNS) George Santayana is credited with observing that “those who cannot remember the past are doomed to repeat it.” He was referring to negative and tragic events of the past, and the acts and people who precipitated them, as well as the painful lessons they imparted. […]

OP-ED ZOA JNS Op-Ed – Biden Administration Won’t Condemn Palestinian Terrorists, But it Will Fund Them

By Morton A. Klein and Elizabeth Berney, Esq. (APRIL 19, 2022 / JNS) Sadly, it is again time to mourn for more murdered innocent Jews and pray for the wounded in Israel. On April 7, a Palestinian Arab gunman from Samaria slipped through a hole in the security fence, traveled to Tel Aviv, murdered three […]