Category Special Reports
ZOA Vice Chair Dr. Alan Mazurek and Israel Director Jeff Daube Interviewed on Voice of Israel about Iran and Other Topics

P5+1 leaders announce Iran framework in Lausanne

The framework agreement between the P5+1 and Iran will lead to a bad and dangerous deal that will ensure a complete lifting of the nuclear sanctions and enable Iran to preserve its nuclear capabilities. Such a deal would not block Iran’s path to the bomb; it would pave Iran’s path to the bomb. It will […]

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Condemns Anti-Semitism at UCLA, Urges Chancellor to Suspend Wrongdoers

Last Friday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough expressed outrage about anti-Semitism on our college campuses, pointing specifically to a recent anti-Semitic incident at UCLA:  Members of the student council questioned a candidate’s qualifications  to serve on the UCLA Judicial Board simply because the candidate was Jewish  and involved in the Jewish community.  A council […]

ZOA Mourns Passing of Major ZOA Official Burton Polansky

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Burton Polansky. He was a leading Zionist Activist in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was a Past President of the Milwaukee District of the Zionist Organization of America, and also served on ZOA’s National Executive Committee. At the personal request of several of Israel’s Prime Ministers, he attended […]

ZOA lay leader Lee Bender and Israel Director Jeff Daube Warn about Developments on Mt. of Olives

ZOA Israel News, Call for American Jewish Involvement The Mount of Olives: The Most Significantly Forgotten Component in Israeli-Palestinian Arab Relations by Lee Bender (Q&A with Jeff Daube)   Lee S. Bender is co-President of ZOA-Greater Philadelphia District, and co-author with Jerome Verlin of Pressing Israel: Media Bias Exposed From A-Z (Pavilion Press, 2012). The […]

Supp. to ZOA’s Complaint: Disqualify HaTikvah Slate From WZC Election

New information reveals that, in addition to Partners for Progressive Israel – which boycotts certain Jewish Israeli businesses – and Ameinu – which lobbies U.S. and European governments to impose sanctions against Jewish Israeli leaders whom they politically disagree with, “HaTikvah Slate” includes additional groups that promote global BDS and engage in other anti-Israel anti-Jewish […]

ZOA Complaint To Disqualify “HaTikvah Slate” From World Zionist Congress Election

ZOA Complaint To Disqualify “HaTikvah Slate” From World Zionist Congress Election “HaTikvah Slate” Boycotts Certain Jewish/Israeli Businesses and Promotes Sanctions Against Certain Israeli Leaders, in Violation of the World Zionist Organization Constitution’s anti-discrimination requirements To:    Mr. Herzl Makov (  cc:    Hiam Simon ( Larry Lerner ( Karen Rubinstein ( Rabbi Vernon Kurtz ( Susie Baumohl […]