Category ZOA in the news
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 […]

ZOA’s Klein Lengthy Quote in JNS About Israel-Boycotting Professor

A University of Michigan professor is under fire for allegedly denying a student’s request to write a letter of recommendation for a semester-long study-abroad program in Israel, claiming he could not do so because of a departmental decision supporting the BDS movement. Associate professor John Cheney-Lippold belongs to the American Culture department. Subscribe to The […]

OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein ZOA‘s Mort Klein Article on Lessons of 25 Year Oslo Disaster

The 25th Anniversary of the disastrous Oslo Accords falls between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur – a most fitting time to reflect on its legacy. Prior to Oslo, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) was tottering on what could have been its last legs. Its leadership was in exile and it had lost the backing of […]

Front Page NYTimes: US Reopens ZOA Lawsuit Protecting Jewish Students

The new head of civil rights at the Education Department has reopened a seven-year-old case brought by a Zionist group against Rutgers University, saying the Obama administration, in closing the case, ignored evidence that suggested the school allowed a hostile environment for Jewish students. The move by Kenneth L. Marcus, the assistant secretary of education […]

OP-ED BY: Morton A. Klein Morton Klein Book Review of “How Jewish Left Corrupts Judaism & Endangers Israel,” – Breitbart

Jonathan Neumann’s new book, “To Heal the World?: How the Jewish Left Corrupts Judaism and Endangers Israel,” is an important examination of the distorted theology employed by the radical left to lead many Jews astray. Neumann describes how radical Jewish leftists distorted and turned a minor phrase, “tikkun olam” (repairing the world), into a left-wing […]