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WZO: Strengthening Jewish education globally with 200 emissaries

WZO: Strengthening Jewish education globally with 200 emissaries

Arutz Sheva interviews Gael Grunewald, newly elected head of education at the World Zionist Organization.Yoni Kempinski, 28/10/2020 09:34
Yaakov Hagoel: We'll unite around values of the people and Land

Yaakov Hagoel: We'll unite around values of the people and Land

WZO Chairman-elect: 'We worked hard for majority for national camp, but since end of Congress we've been one Zionist Organization.'Yoni Kempinski, 26/10/2020 19:34
Head of Republicans in Israel: VOTE ZOA

Head of Republicans in Israel: VOTE ZOA

Chairman of Republicans Oveseas Israel, Marc Zell, called on supporters of a Greater Israel to vote ZOA (SLATE #11) at the WZO elections.In cooperation with ZOA, 08/03/2020 22:38
WZO demands action after 3 anti-Semitic incidents over weekend

WZO demands action after 3 anti-Semitic incidents over weekend

Vice-Chairman of the WZO calls on gov'ts to "step up their fight against anti-Semitism" after incidents in Ukraine, Winnipeg and Cincinnati.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2020 11:00
Stop the interference in each other's elections

Stop the interference in each other's elections

You can’t criticize the Jewish left for interfering in Israeli politics and then solicit Israeli politicians to interfere in the American Zionist elections by endorsing particular candidates.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 03/03/2020 16:00
Are you offended that J Street's leader embraced Mahmoud Abbas?

Are you offended that J Street's leader embraced Mahmoud Abbas?

It is no wonder that The Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations overwhelmingly rejected J Street’s application to become a member of this large, mainstream Jewish umbrella group.  Morton A. Klein, 16/02/2020 09:32
What can happen if you don't vote for ZOA in the WZO elections

What can happen if you don't vote for ZOA in the WZO elections

The need for a Jewish nation state was a foundational premise for the fathers of Zionism, no matter what their political persuasion. That axiom was once shared by most US Jews. Today, Jewish statehood is no longer a unifying principle for US Jews. Asaf Romirowsky, 09/02/2020 21:29
'Economic development in Gaza could lead to terror'

'Economic development in Gaza could lead to terror'

Chief of Southern Command warns WZO representatives that economic development in Gaza could be exploited for terror purposes.Ben Ariel, 01/11/2019 03:05
Over 60 rallies around the world against anti-Semitism

Over 60 rallies around the world against anti-Semitism

"We will not be silent and continue on as usual."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2019 14:58
One in four Jews in Europe hides his Jewishness

One in four Jews in Europe hides his Jewishness

Survey conducted by World Zionist Organization finds that 51% of European Jews feel unsafe to be seen with Jewish symbols.Ido Ben Porat, 21/01/2018 03:29
Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Ukraine

Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Ukraine

Anti-Semitic graffiti targeting the World Zionist Organization discovered near Holocaust monument in Ukraine.Chaim Lev, 31/07/2017 05:46
'They can burn our houses, but they cannot burn our spirit'

'They can burn our houses, but they cannot burn our spirit'

Delegation of rabbis from around the world visit town in Binyamin which suffered an arson attack. 'Terrorists cannot destroy Jewish spirit'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2017 18:24
Outrage over B'Tselem executive selection for WZO director

Outrage over B'Tselem executive selection for WZO director

“Im Tirtzu” expresses outrage over the plan to appoint former CEO of "B’Tselem USA" and Meretz member to be activities director at the WZO.Ido Ben Porat, 25/12/2016 22:14
WZO Head: 74% of anti-Semitic attacks unreported

WZO Head: 74% of anti-Semitic attacks unreported

WZO head Haguel's New Year message to Diaspora Jews: Stand firm against anti-Semitism but come to Israel.Yoel Domb, 29/09/2016 01:13
Swedish Minister confronted on funding PA terror

Swedish Minister confronted on funding PA terror

After WZO delegation presents info, Swedish MP holds debate in parliament with minister tasked with funding PA to get some answers.Ari Yashar, 05/03/2016 22:36
WZO Settlement law passes amid name calling

WZO Settlement law passes amid name calling

Members of Knesset resort to name calling, and cite 'Blood Wedding' while discussing WZO Settlement Division acceptance.Raphael Poch, 29/12/2015 10:17
Sephardi Party Gets Ready to Rock Zionist Congress

Sephardi Party Gets Ready to Rock Zionist Congress

Ohavei Zion - the World Sephardic Zionist Organization - will compete for the first time in World Zionist Congress elections this month.Gedalyah Reback, 01/04/2015 17:57
Zionist Contest Draws Contestants from Israel, US

Zionist Contest Draws Contestants from Israel, US

Quiz competition holds district semifinals in Israel; one family is arriving from Miami, Florida.Orly Harari, 24/03/2015 10:49
Vote in the Other Jewish Election

Vote in the Other Jewish Election

The World Zionist Congress has more power than you think to affect things in Israel. Elections are coming up.Dr. Harold Goldmeier, 24/02/2015 07:00
Herzog: Shut Down Settlement Division

Herzog: Shut Down Settlement Division

Labor leader promises to shut down government's operational arm in Judea-Samaria - abandoning needs of 389,000 people.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 03/01/2015 21:55
How do You Market Aliyah?

How do You Market Aliyah?

Watch: Arutz Sheva speaks with Oded Feuer Director of "Habayta", the Aliya Promotion Unit, at the World Zionist OrganizationYoni Kempinski, 04/11/2014 21:11
'No Doubt Belgian Synagogue Fire Anti-Semitism'

'No Doubt Belgian Synagogue Fire Anti-Semitism'

WZO's Ya'akov Hagoel tells Arutz Sheva synagogue was targeted by arsonists before, rejects officials claiming 'criminal' act.Hezki Baruch, 16/09/2014 20:59
Watch: First Family-Sized Zionism Quiz at Ariel

Watch: First Family-Sized Zionism Quiz at Ariel

Contestants speak about the first Zionist quiz for families, in which Judea Samaria families showed their knowledge.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 09/04/2014 13:43
Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Livni Request Against Settlement Division Rejected

Leftists Galon and Livni initiative to limit WZO division for Judea and Samaria blocked by Knesset Committee.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 19/03/2014 11:40
13% of Poles Think Jews Guilty of 'Blood Libel'

13% of Poles Think Jews Guilty of 'Blood Libel'

WZO poll finds anti-Semitism rampant in Poland; calls on Israeli government to take EU to task over rampant anti-Semitism there.Tova Dvorin, 26/01/2014 12:49
First Tree Planted in Ariel Sharon's Memory

First Tree Planted in Ariel Sharon's Memory

JNF, WZO dedicate oak tree planting to Sharon, in annual tree-planting ceremony in the Golan Heights.Tova Dvorin, 13/01/2014 19:42
Kiev Hosts First-Ever Hebrew Song Contest in FSU

Kiev Hosts First-Ever Hebrew Song Contest in FSU

Twelve talented candidates competed in Kiev this week in the first-ever Hebrew song contest to take place in the former Soviet Union.Hana Julian, 26/06/2013 11:48
Audio: Swedish Activists Rally for Israel

Audio: Swedish Activists Rally for Israel

"Zionism should be a given. It is Jewish self-governance and it's a human right," stated local activist Saskia Pantell, one of the speakers.Ben Bresky, 07/06/2013 15:23
WZO: Anti-Semitism Still Growing

WZO: Anti-Semitism Still Growing

Anti-Semitism, unfortunately, is alive and well, and even growing, according to the WZO's Yaakov HagoelDavid Lev, 28/01/2013 01:44
Watch WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rally

Watch WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rally

The World Zionist Organization marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day and International Day for Combating anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva TV, 27/01/2013 22:59
WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rallies Streaming Live

WZO's "Hate Stops Here" Rallies Streaming Live

The WZO and Arutz Sheva will simulcast world wide rallies to counter Judeophobia live at 7:00 PM Israel time.Ben Bresky & INN Staff, 27/01/2013 17:25
Can Anti-Semitism Around the World be Combated?

Can Anti-Semitism Around the World be Combated?

In an exclusive interview, the director of the Center for Countering Anti-Semitism speaks of the harsh realities of the world we live in. Annie Lubin, 12/10/2012 01:13
Stockholm: Over 1,000 in Pro-Israel Rally

Stockholm: Over 1,000 in Pro-Israel Rally

Protest hailed as the first pro-Israel event held in such a central location in 10 years.Gil Ronen, 02/09/2012 18:38
Fly Internet Israeli Flag for Independence Day

Fly Internet Israeli Flag for Independence Day

"It's 64 years of Israeli independence. As Zionism renews itself, so does technology," says the World Zionist Organization. Ben Bresky, 24/04/2012 22:20
Bomb Shelter Theater Cheers Southern Israel

Bomb Shelter Theater Cheers Southern Israel

Dancers, magicians and others make their way to southern bomb shelters to cheer families under fire.Maayana Miskin, 11/03/2012 18:33
MKs: 150,000 Jews Assimilate Each Year

MKs: 150,000 Jews Assimilate Each Year

At a discussion of the Knesset Aliyah and Absorption Committee, it was revealed that some 150,00 Jews assimilate every yearDavid Lev, 13/02/2012 21:32
Zionist Conference to Take Place in New York

Zionist Conference to Take Place in New York

Pro-Israel supporters are taking action to counter the BDS campaign with a special conference in New York. Min. Yuli Edelstein will speak.Ben Bresky & Jade Kestenberg, 14/09/2011 05:40
Zionist Anti-Semitism Conference

Zionist Anti-Semitism Conference

An interview with Yaakov Hagoel of the World Zionist Organization on the anti-Semitism conference in Paris, which confronts Judeo-phobia.Ben Bresky & Eitan Ori Behar, 29/11/2010 18:14
Shas: Jews Indigenous to Israel

Shas: Jews Indigenous to Israel

Shas enters World Zionist Congress, pushing a resolution to declare the Jewish People indigenous to the Land of Israel. It has legal ramifications.Avi Yellin, 15/06/2010 10:20
Hareidi Party Joins WZO

Hareidi Party Joins WZO

Former NRP Knesset Member Yigal Bibi will represent the World Zionist Organization’s newest member - none other than hareidi-religious Shas party.Hillel Fendel, 20/01/2010 11:02