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CIA Nominee Brennan Dismisses Radical Islam, Calls J’lem Al-Quds, Whitewashes Hizballah

ZOA Opposes Brennan Nomination       The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has expressed concern at and opposition to the nomination by President Barack Obama of John O. Brennan to head the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). The ZOA has pointed out that John Brennan, who is currently President Obama’s chief security adviser for counter-terrorism, […]

ZOA Applauds & Supports Letter From 15 Senators Urging Pres. Obama To Withdraw Hagel’s Nomination

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has applauded the 15 senators who wrote today to President Barack Obama, urging him to withdraw his nomination of former senator Chuck Hagel for the post of Defense Secretary, and has joined them in urging President Obama to do so. In a letter to President Obama, Senators Cornyn (R-TX), […]

Poll: A Plurality Of Americans Think Hagel A Bad Choice For Secretary Of Defense

A new poll has shown that a plurality of Americans – 38% – have an unfavorable opinion of Chuck Hagel as President Barack Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defense. The poll, conducted by Rasmussen Reports during February 16–17, 2013, showed that, in contrast, only 28% of Americans held a favorable view of Hagel, while over […]

ZOA Praises ADL, AJC Call For Further Review of Hagel’s Record – AIPAC & Others Silent

ADL, AJC, AIPAC Should Explicitly Oppose Hagel The American Jewish Committee (AJC) yesterday called for a “further review of Chuck Hagel’s views on vitally important national security and foreign policy issues…before any final vote is taken.” The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), which has said “the sentiments Hagel expressed…border on anti-Semitism in the genre of professors Mearscheimer […]

ZOA Critical of Aspects of Obama’s State Of The Union Address

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has expressed criticism and concern over specific statements and claims contained in President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last week. Below is President Obama’s specific statements, followed by ZOA’s critique:     “Today, the organization that      attacked us on 9/11 is a shadow of its former self. Different […]

Hearings Reveal More Hagel Horrors – U.S. Is “World’s Bully, Israel is War Criminal and Committed “Sickening Slaughter”

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has pointed to further alarming statements from Chuck Hagel, President Barack Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defense. During Hagel’s confirmation hearings, it emerged that Hagel, during a 2009 Al-Jazeera interview, agreed with a questioner that the U.S. was “the world’s bully”; that Palestinians were the victims of Israeli war […]

ZOA Mourns the Passing of Mayor Ed Koch

Honor Koch’s Request: Oppose Chuck Hagel     The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) mourns the loss of Mayor Ed Koch. ZOA National President Morton A. Klein said, “I will miss the Mayor terribly. I am proud and honored to say that Mayor Ed Koch was a friend of mine.  We would speak by phone […]

More Horrific Hagel Statements – Israelis Keep “Palestinians Caged Up Like Animals,” Iran Should Not Be Isolated, Supports Fatah/Hamas Merger

ZOA: Senators Should Vote to Reject Hagel The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has pointed to further, alarming statements made by President Barack Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, and urged senators to vote against confirming him in that office. The far-left J Street, which present itself as a pro-Israel group, has now […]

P.A.’s Abbas Reiterates His Long-Standing Holocaust Denial

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has condemned Palestinian Authority (PA) president and Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas for reiterating his long-standing Holocaust denial. During a recent interview on Al Meyadeen, a Lebanon-based broadcast channel, Abbas claimed that Zionism and Nazism were complicit prior to World War II, stating, “I challenge anyone to deny the relationship […]

ZOA Criticizes Obama For Supplying F-16s to Egypt’s Anti-Semitic Morsi & His Extremist Islamist Regime

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized President Barack Obama for providing this week four new, state-of-the art F-16 warplanes to the extremist, anti-Semitic Islamist Egyptian regime of Mohamed Morsi. The four F-16s are part of a package of military aid to Egypt encompassing 16 F-16s jets and 200 M1A1 Abrams tanks that was […]