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Germany’s Biggest Paper: Congrats to Amb. Grenell Receiving ZOA’s Shillman Award for Outstanding Diplomacy

Enclosed is Translation of Germany’s largest newspaper BILD article on Ambassador Grenell as “Winner of the Day” for receiving the Zionist Organization of America’s (ZOA) Dr. Bob Shillman Award for Outstanding Diplomacy at ZOA’s Gala Nov. 4 at the Marriott Marquis in NYC. Other honorees included NSC Advisor Amb. John Bolton, who received the Dr. […]

Bolton at ZOA Dinner: US Will Put Maximum Pressure on Iran

The Trump administration is beginning to exert “maximum pressure” on the Tehran regime, US National Security Advisor John Bolton told Arutz Sheva Sunday evening, in an effort to force the rogue regime to curb its nuclear weapons program and support for terrorism across the Middle East. Speaking with Arutz Sheva during the Zionist Organization of America annual […]

JNS: Letter to Teacher Groups: Your Criticism of ZOA Rutgers Case is Wrong

The Zionist Organization of America sent a letter on Tuesday to two major groups that represent teaching instructors nationwide regarding the seven-year-old case of Rutgers University in New Jersey allowing discrimination against Jewish students. ZOA national president Morton Klein and Susan Tuchman, director of the ZOA’s Center for Law and Justice, wrote to Randi Weingarten, president […]

ZOA: Fire Farrakhan-Loving Israel Bashing Marc Lamont Hill from CNN and Temple U

The Zionist Organization of America has called for academic and activist Marc Lamont Hill to be fired from Temple University in Philadelphia, where he teaches, and CNN, where he is a contributor, for his support of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. “It’s time for CNN and Temple University to fire Marc Lamont Hill, where […]

OP-ED ZOA JNS Op-Ed: Lessons for Palestinian/Israeli Peace Prospects of Jordan Forcing Israel Off Leased Land

Jordan’s King Abdullah II, in what has been described as a “sharp tone,” announced this week that he would annul an appendix to the 1994 Israeli/Jordanian peace treaty under which certain parcels of lands in the border regions—the Naharayim (Baqura) area near the Sea of Galilee and Zofar (al Ghamar), some 80 miles north of […]

OP-ED BY: Susan Tuchman, Esq. and David Kadosh ZOA Article in SF Paper – Berkeley Council Tolerance of Anti-Semitism

Why are the city manager and the mayor of Berkeley closing their eyes to powerful evidence of anti-Semitic bigotry and discrimination in city government? Last January, the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) wrote to City Manager Dee Williams-Ridley after learning that Councilmember Cheryl Davila had dismissed a qualified Berkeley resident from the city’s Transportation Commission […]

ZOA & Penn Middle East Center Plan Meeting Over Breaking the Silence Event – Jewish Exponent

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) and the University of Pennsylvania’s Middle East Center plan to meet in late 2018 in the wake of the latter hosting an event co-sponsored by Breaking the Silence, an organization of Israeli military veterans dedicated to opposing the Jewish state’s military and civilian presence in Judea and Samaria. Morton […]

On WNYC Radio – ZOA’s Klein Debates Editor of Forward and Arab Propagandist

Jane Eisner, editor in chief of The Forward, Morton Klein, president of the Zionist organization of America, and Mouin Rabanni, Senior Fellow with the Institute for Palestine Studies, look at how the Trump Administration policy has changed U.S. relations with Israel and Palestinian Authority, and ask — for better or worse? Click here to listen to the broadcast.  

ZOA Quoted in NY Jewish Week/Times of Israel on Amb. Haley Resignation

Nikki Haley, who announced today that she will resign from her position as the United States ambassador to the United Nations, was praised by several pro-Israel organizations as a steadfast defender of the Jewish state. Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, called Haley’s resignation “a huge loss … a loss for the […]

OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein ZOA’s Klein in Breitbart: World Leaders Ignore Dangers of Palestinian State

The long-standing platitude that peace can only come to Israel and Palestinian Arabs through the creation of a Palestinian state seems alive and well. Thus, at the September session of the United Nations General Assembly currently in progress, French president Emanuel Macron promoted its creation, saying that, “There is no other credible alternative to the […]

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Since its founding in 1897, the Zionist Organization of America has been fighting for the Jewish people and the Land of Israel. Under the leadership of such illustrious presidents as Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, Rabbi Dr. Abba Hillel Silver, and current National President Morton A. Klein, the ZOA has been on the front lines of Jewish activism... Continue reading