Category ZOA in the news
ZOA Letter to Haaretz: About Free Speech on Campus

It’s the Israel bashers who quash free speech In response to “Pro-Palestinians accuse Israel advocates of muzzling dissent on U.S. campuses,” September 30. The reports that anti-Israel groups have issued, claiming that the ZOA’s legal advocacy suppresses free speech, are ludicrous. Ironically, it is the Israel bashers on campus who muzzle and suppress Jewish and […]

African-American ZOA Campus Staffer’s Experience of African Child Soldiers, Made Him a Zionist

I recently became friends with someone who survived the civil war in Sierra Leone.  His name is Pandit Mami.  Pandit works for the Zionist Organization of America, and travels to campuses helping pro-Israel student groups.  I volunteer for several pro-Israel student groups in Missouri, so I agreed to be Pandit’s driver.  Pandit is a little […]

JNS: Quotes ZOA on Reading Between the Lines of Obama’s Jewish and Muslim Holiday Messages

In a recent statement, Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein noted what he perceived to be a discrepancy between President Barack Obama’s holiday messages to Jews and Muslims. For Rosh Hashanah this month, Klein believes Obama “lectured” the Jewish people on the Palestinian issue, stating, “We are required to atone where we […]

JPost: ZOA Urges Media – If No Apology for Anti-Semitic Tweet Don’t Use Coulter as Guest

A  conservative Zionist organization is urging the Fox News Channel to fire conservative pundit Ann Coulter if she does not apologize for a series of tweets that many construed as anti-Semitic. “How many f—ing Jews do these people think there are in the United States?” Coulter said on Twitter during the final minutes of the three-hour […]

Israel Nat’l News: ZOA Says World Ignoring Iran Anti Israel Threats – Diplomatic Kristallnacht

Over a week has gone by since Iranian leaders’ vague threats to destroy Israel have become more specific, yet neither U.S. President Barack Obama nor any other major world leader has condemned it. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s Supreme Leader, tweeted last week that, “Allah willing, Israel will cease to exist within the next 25 years.” […]

JPost: ZOA/Others File Complaint about Anti-Semitism on Campus

The governing body of the University of California voted to establish a committee to evaluate campus anti-Semitism following an intense lobbying campaign by Jewish organizations. The decision on Friday came after Jewish representatives issues scathing denunciations of a proposed list of Principles Against Intolerance that did not directly mention anti-Semitism. The regents had been expected […]

JTA: ZOA, Tea Party Anti-Iran Deal Rally In D.C. Features Shofar Blowing, Trump

Hundreds gathered outside the Capitol for a rally against the Iran nuclear deal featuring shofar blowing and presidential hopefuls Donald Trump and Ted Cruz. The Sept. 9 demonstration on the West Lawn was sponsored by the Tea Party Patriots and the Zionist Organization of America, an ardently pro-Israel group. Others on hand included conservative radio […]

ZOA’s Klein Says Obama Sympathetic to Radical Islam at Anti-Iran Rally in Wash. DC

Thousands of tea party activists turned out Wednesday to see Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz join forces against the Iran nuclear deal — cheering for the presidential rivals and seething at a deal that probably cannot be stopped. Trump was the star, mobbed by news crews and activists. And he wasn’t shy about using […]

NY Paper Quotes ZOA Criticizing Sen. Booker’s Attempt to Sanitize his Dangerous Vote Supporting Iran Deal

The Observer has learned that Senator Cory Booker, who is under fire from Jewish supporters who had long treated him as one of their own, has convened an unusual emergency meeting to shore up his support in the wake of his decision to support President Obama’s deal with Iran. Around noon on Friday afternoon, Mr. […]

Wash Times Article Citing Speakers at Anti-Iran Rally, 9/9, 1pm, West Lawn, Capitol Hill

The upcoming rally at the U.S. Capitol against the U.S. nuclear agreement with Iran is still on – and has gained much momentum despite the fact that President Obama has secured enough support in the Senate to prevent Republican forces from blocking it. Some star power is involved. The speaker’s roster for the event on […]