Category ZOA in the news
Extensive ZOA Quote about Supreme Court Jerusalem Decision in Israel Natl News

Two prominent Jewish and pro-Israel organizations expressed disappointment over the US Supreme Court’s ruling separating “Jerusalem” from “Israel” on US passports on Tuesday, noting the detriment the precedent-setting ruling has for American Jews and US-Israel relations.    “The question for the Supreme Court in this case involved a simple and ministerial act – whether or […]

Israel Natl News: ZOA Criticizes Obama for Saying No Military Action Against Iran

Much has been said about US President Barack Obama’s recent threat to consider changing the long-standing American policy of vetoing anti-Israel UN resolutions. But little attention has been paid to another point he made on the same occasion: A strong hint that American military action against Iran was no longer an option. In his recent interview with prominent […]

Newsweek Magazine Quotes ZOA’s Klein About Pope Recognizing PA State

It’s a day of mourning and memory, and one that shows the other side of Israeli independence. In 1948, as war raged across the former British colony, more than 700,000 Palestinians fled or were forced from their homes during the fighting. Few would ever be permitted to return. For Palestinians, Friday was the 67th day […]

Article Exposing Orange County Jewish Federation’s Troubling Actions – Praises ZOA’s Jewish Activism

In defense of recent criticism for attacking Jewish activists on the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus, the leadership of the Jewish Federation of Orange County (JFOC – ed. note: Irvine is in Orange County, California) attempted to vindicate themselves and affirm their “pro-Israel bona fides” in the media.  Certainly, many of JFOC’s actions, past and present, […]

In 2009, ZOA Predicted: Obama Will Be Most Hostile President to Israel

President Barack Obama’s refusal to take a stand on protests in Iran stands in sharp contrast to demands he has made on Israel, Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, says in a Newsmax interview. “I think he should take a strong stand to support the protesters in Iran who want to transform […]

Israel National News Op-ed Praises ZOA Position on Pope Recognizing PA Terror State

A few days ago, before his deplorable meeting with PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas,  the Vatican choose to recognize the “State of Palestine” in a historic move severely criticized by Israel. The Zionist Organization of America rightly condemned it as “the Pope recognizing Jew/Christian-Hating Palestinian State”. There is nothing new under the sun. Despite the fact that there are […]

Article from Catholic Blog Supporting ZOA Position Against Pope Accepting PA/Hamas Terror State

First Cuba, now the Palestinians. Pope Francis is a man on a mission. But what is his mission exactly? The rhetoric and body language, the gracious gestures, the incessant smiles and compliments give the impression of a selfless leader determined to broker peace, cooperation and tranquility. In Cuba, Israel, and all over this chaotic, disunited […]

ZOA’s Klein Quoted in NY Times about Meaning of Vatican Recognition of PA/Hamas State

The practical effect of the Vatican’s decision to sign a treaty recognizing the state of Palestine is debatable, but it is a symbolic victory for Palestinians who are struggling to keep alive their dream of a Palestinian state, which has been thwarted by the Israeli government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The Vatican has effectively […]

Washington Post Quotes ZOA’s Concerns about Pope Endorsing PA State

The Vatican announced a treaty Wednesday that reaffirms Palestinian statehood, a step that immediately drew Israeli criticism and stirred alarm that an activist Pope Francis was advancing the Palestinian cause at Israel’s expense. The agreement, being finalized in Rome by a group called the Bilateral Commission of the Holy See and the State of Palestine, […]