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ZOA: Correcting the Record About Abe Foxman’s False Statement About ZOA Gala Dinner

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: ZOA urges former ADL Director Abe Foxman to publicly correct his false accusations that ZOA misled Mr. Foxman regarding ZOA’s gala dinner, that took place Sunday, November 20, 2016.  Mr. Foxman claims he wanted to come ZOA’s Dinner because his friend Home […]

ZOA Applauds ADL for Retracting Falsehood that Trump Chief Strategist Bannon is Anti-Semitic

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has backed away from its earlier accusations against Stephen K. Bannon, stating on its website: “We are not aware of any anti-Semitic statements from Bannon.” The statement appears at the end of an article on the ADL, “Stephen Bannon: Five Things to Know.” The “five things” are: Bannon has embraced the alt […]

Nat’l Talk Show Host Aaron Klein (No Relation to Mort) Defends Bannon

Steve Bannon is a staunch supporter of the Jewish state who is committed to fighting anti-Semitism, asserted Aaron Klein, Breitbart’s Jerusalem bureau chief. Klein was reacting to the baseless smears of anti-Semitism against Bannon, Breitbart’s former executive chairman who was named by President-elect Donald Trump earlier this week as the chief strategist of the new White […]

Charles Jacobs, Founder of David Project/APT defends Bannon

The frantic and fearful response by prominent Jewish leaders to Donald Trump’s election and to his appointment of Steve Bannon as senior advisor is unreasonable, irresponsible, and is damaging to our community.

   As Alan Dershowitz and the Zionist Organization of America explain, there is no reason whatsoever to think Steve Bannon is an anti-Semite. Quite […]

Bernie Marcus, Home Depot Founder/Pro-Israel Philanthropist Defends Bannon

The Republican Jewish Coalition is defending Breitbart News chairman and newly-named chief White House strategist Steve Bannon from charges of anti-Semitism. “I have been shocked and saddened to see the recent personal attacks on Steve,” RJC board member Bernie Marcus said in a Tuesday statement to Time. “Nothing could be further from the truth.” President-elect […]

ZOA Criticizes ADL for Falsely Alleging Trump Advisor Bannon is Anti-Semitic

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: It is painful to see Anti-Defamation League (ADL) president Jonathan Greenblatt engaging in character assassination against President-elect Trump’s appointee Stephen Bannon and Mr. Bannon’s company, Breitbart media.  ADL/Greenblatt essentially accused Mr. Bannon and his media company of “anti-Semitism” and Israel hatred, when […]

OP-ED BY: Susan B. Tuchman, Esq. ZOA Op-Ed: The Forward’s Responsibility to Expose Campus Anti-Semitism

Last month, The City University of New York (CUNY) released a report by two CUNY-hired lawyers to investigate allegations of campus anti-Semitism. The investigation was triggered by a 14-page letter from the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) to CUNY’s leadership, describing the anti-Semitic harassment and intimidation that students were enduring on four CUNY campuses, perpetrated […]

ZOA to Park Slope Food Coop: Reinstate Members Who Opposed Anti-Israel Boycott

BY EMAIL AND FIRST-CLASS MAIL Park Slope Food Coop 782 Union Street Brooklyn, NY  11215 Dear Sir/Madam: We write to urge the Park Slope Food Coop (the “Coop”) to lift the one-year suspension that was imposed last April on four longstanding members of the Coop – as well as on the members of their respective […]

ZOA Condemns UC Berkeley Course Which Explores Ways To Destroy Israel

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has condemned the University of California (UC), Berkeley for reinstating an explicitly anti-Israel course dedicating to discussing and seeking ways in which to dismantle Israel, thereby robbing the Jewish people of national self-determination. The ZOA maintains that this would not be done in respect of a course that advocated […]

ZOA Philly Dinner Honors Journalist Andrew C. McCarthy for his Pro-Israel Voice

It seems that no matter what side of the political spectrum you fall on, this year’s presidential election is a bizarre one. “This is the most unique election that we’ve certainly had in modern history,” remarked a bemused Andrew C. McCarthy. Usually hesitant to make sweeping statements like that, McCarthy — a contributing editor and […]