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OP-ED Joe Biden Is Barack Obama’s Third Term, ZOA Cites Numerous Hostile-to-Israel Appts – JPost Columnist Michael Freund

Joe Biden has been in the White House for less than a month so it is perhaps too early to gauge what his comprehensive policy towards Israel will be. But if his initial moves are any indication, the Jewish state might want to grab a diplomatic sweater or two and begin bracing itself for a […]

Only ZOA Condemns Biden’s Horrific Hostile-to-Israel Nominees – Other Jewish Leaders Silent

“I’m actually frightened,” says Morton Klein. This is surprising: Morton Klein is supposed to be fearless. He’s the president of the Zionist Organization of America, the largest conservative Jewish lobby group in the country. He’s an outspoken defender of Israel and the Jews. He’s a scourge of his enemies — and sometimes his friends too. The […]

ZOA & Rabbis: Ilhan Omar’s Promotion Shows ‘Antisemitism Now Accepted in Congress’

The Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), the largest rabbinic public policy organization in America, declared Monday that the promotion of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) to a senior committee position shows that Congress accepts antisemitism. As Breitbart News reported Sunday, Omar was promoted to the position of Vice Chair on the Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights […]

ZOA & Other Jewish Groups ‘Appalled’ by Assault on US Capitol-JNS

Jewish and Israel-related groups reacted to the mob invasion of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday by Trump supporters as members of Congress gathered in a joint session on Wednesday to certify U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Eric Fingerhut, a former member of Congress, and currently the president and CEO of the Jewish Federations of North America, […]

JNS at ZOA Gala: Ice Cube Condemned Jew-Hatred, Ambs Friedman & Erdan, Jon Voight, Dershowitz, Klein made Pro-Israel Speeches

(December 29, 2020 / JNS) Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan reflected on 2020 and how “Israel’s future looks brighter than ever” in his address on Sunday night at the Zionist Organization of America’s Virtual Superstar Gala. Erdan, also Israel’s incoming ambassador to the United States, received the ZOA’s Woo Kai–Sheng Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Diplomacy. In […]

ZOA’s Klein Blasts Halie Soifer of Jewish Democratic Council of America Attack on Richard Grenell – Breitbart

After Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) Executive Director Halie Soifer attacked Richard Grenell, President Trump’s recent choice to serve on the United States Holocaust Memorial Council, her comments were met with swift backlash, with Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton Klein releasing a statement condemning her “absurd” remarks. Soifer attacked the newly-appointed Grenell in a […]

S. Florida Sun Sentinel: ZOA’s Virtual Superstar Gala With Jon Voight, Ice Cube, Dershowitz, Amb. Friedman, Adelson, Honors Florida Board Members

Board members of the Zionist Organization of America’s Florida Region based in Hollywood will be honored at an upcoming national virtual event. Dr. Craig Deligdish and Gila Bronner, and Dr. Daniel and Staci Layish will be recognized as Zionists in the Spotlight honorees at ZOA’s Virtual Superstar Gala at 7 p.m. on Dec. 27. Deligdish, […]

ZOA Chairman Quoted in Article About White House Hanukkah Party

US President Donald Trump skipped the first of two White House Hanukkah parties held Wednesday, but stopped by the second and wished guests a Happy Hanukkah before going on to lament the “stolen” election he insisted he had won. The two parties were held indoors even as coronavirus cases have surged throughout the United States, […]

MK Naftali Bennett to ZOA Mtg: Palestinian State Would Be ‘Biggest Mistake’ – Jewish Journal

Israeli Knesset Member Naftali Bennett warned that Israel approving a Palestinian state would be the “biggest mistake” of the country’s history during a December 2 Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) webinar. Bennett, a member of the New Right party, said during the conclusion of his remarks: “It would be [the] biggest mistake in Israel’s history […]

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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