Category ZOA in the news
ZOA’s Klein Quoted Praising Rep. Zeldin’s Bill to Protect U.S. Companies from BDS Efforts – Israel Hayom

By JNS Staff (MARCH 9, 2022 / ISRAEL HAYOM) A group of Republicans in Congress, led by the co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), introduced a bill on March 3 to protect American companies from being coerced to provide information to international organizations for the purpose of furthering boycotts against […]

JPost: ZOA Co-Sponsors Judea/Samaria Mega Event with President Herzog & ZOA Israel Rep. Quoted

By Tovah Lazaroff (MARCH 6, 2022 / JERUSALEM POST) Jewish archaeological sites in the West Bank must be preserved, President Isaac Herzog told the English-speaking community in Israel and abroad. He delivered the short virtual address during the third in a series of Judea and Samaria mega-events. “Much of the Jewish People’s history in this […]

ZOA Praises Sen. Paul Urging Duke Reverse Denial of Recognition of Pro-Israel Student Group – Jewish Journal

By Aaron Bandler (JANUARY 13, 2022 / JEWISH JOURNAL) Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) called on Duke University to “reevaluate” the student government’s decision to deny recognition of the Students Supporting Israel (SSI) chapter. In November, Duke Student Government (DSG) President Christina Wang vetoed recognition of the SSI chapter after their social media accounts called out […]

ZOA Files Title VI Complaint: Virginia School District Fails to Act Against Anti-Jewish Issues

(February 1, 2022 / JNS) The Zionist Organization of America filed a civil-rights complaint against one of the largest school districts in the United States, claiming it has failed to address its “hostile anti-Semitic environment.” The complaint against Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) in Virginia was filed last week with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights. In […]

ZOA Florida to Present ‘Heroes for Israel’ Gala in Aventura

By Alan Goch Zionists believe in the development and protection of a Jewish nation in what is now Israel. In past years, supporters and advocates of the Jewish homeland have gathered at Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center to celebrates Israel Independence Day. The tradition of honoring the Holy Land at that venue will continue at 6:30 […]

OP-ED ADL Hires Director for Jewish Outreach Who Hates Jews | Frontpagemag

“Jews have to be ok with Palestinians explaining why some turn to terrorism.” By Daniel Greenfield (JANUARY 31, 2022 / FRONTPAGEMAG) After the Hamas kidnapping and murder of three Israeli Jewish teens, resulting in Israeli forces aggressively pursuing the Islamic terrorist group over the horrifying atrocity, Tema Smith retweeted and praised an article titled, “There Are No Good […]

JNS Quotes ZOA’s Klein: “Why Haven’t Democrats Condemned Omar, Tlaib, AOC & Thrown Them Off Committees?”

Jews Need to Unite and ‘Go On the Offensive’ Against Antisemitism, Assert Leaders By Dmitriy Shapiro (JANUARY 28, 2022 / JNS) Jewish leaders at a virtual panel hosted by the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, held on Wednesday to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday, were told by experts that the […]

ZOA Urges Resignation of Florida Gubernatorial Candidate Nikki Fried Over Demented Hitler-DeSantis Comparison – Breitbart

By Joshua Klein (JANUARY 16, 2022 / BREITBART) Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) head Morton Klein expressed outrage after Florida Agriculture Commissioner and Democrat candidate for governor Nikki Fried compared her potential general election opponent Gov. Ron DeSantis to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, calling her remarks “the ugliest hate speech I’ve ever heard” while urging […]

LA Jewish Journal – ZOA Urges Firing AOC Staffer Who Called Israel “Stolen Land” & a “Racist European Ethnostate”

By Aaron Bandler (JANUARY 4, 2022 / JEWISH JOURNAL) A legislative assistant staffer for Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is under fire over a social media post calling Israel a “racist European ethnostate.” Fox News reported that the staffer, Hussain Altamimi, posted an Instagram story on December 24 featuring an image from an account called “Let’s Talk Palestine” […]

At ZOA Gala Secy Pompeo Gave the Greatest, Most Pro-Israel Speech Ever Delivered by a Public Official

By Joshua Klein (DECEMBER 21, 2021 / BREITBART) Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo boasted of the Trump administration’s achievements in the Middle East, including brokering monumental peace accords between Israel and Arab states while bringing Iran “to its knees,” as he condemned antisemitism and claimed standing with Israel is a “means to defend […]