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Pro-Israel rally in Times Square nets 700-1000 attendees

At a Times Square rally, over 700 friends of Israel - some reports said as many as 1000 - young and old, Jewish and non-Jewish, enthusiastically demonstrated their love and support for Israel and all her people.

Pro-Israel rally in Times Square nets 700-1000 attendees

ZOA Open Letter to the US Att'y General's office

This letter contains examples of antisemitic activities on campus and the names of the organizations funding or backing them. The writers assert that combating Jew-hatred a top priority needs to be a top law-enforcement priority. The currentsituation is intolerable.

ZOA Open Letter to the US Att'y General's office

Schumer is treating Israel like a Banana Republic

ZOA and the American Jewish and pro-Israel communities are horrified that Chuck Schumer is improperly interfering with Israeli democracy by calling for new, premature elections in Israel. Opinion.

Schumer is treating Israel like a Banana Republic

ZOA president: 'Biden is a problem'

Zionist Organization of America president Morton Klein explains in detail how the Biden administration is contrary to Israel's best interests.

ZOA president: 'Biden is a problem'

Continue opposing a Palestinian Arab terror state

ZOA in open letter to Netanyahu: Stand strong against pressures to “advance prospects” for a Palestinian Arab state.

Continue opposing a Palestinian Arab terror state

Re the Jew-hating, Israel-bashing event at Univ. of Pennsylvania

ZOA points opposing U. of Penn sponsorship of and allowing the use of its facilities and logo to host the "Palestinian Writers" event.Op-ed.

Re the Jew-hating, Israel-bashing event at Univ. of Pennsylvania

ZOA president:

'Jewish leaders must do more against PA'

Mort Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, urges Jewish leaders to push harder against support for the PA.

'Jewish leaders must do more against PA'

ZOA slams Biden WH's support of 'dangerous' antisemitism def'ns

Zionist Organization of America also decries strategy's lack of calling out Islamists and other antisemites endangering US Jewish community.

ZOA slams Biden WH's support of 'dangerous' antisemitism def'ns

ZOA urges Biden: Recognize IHRA definition of antisemitism

ZOA to President Biden: Help protect the safety of the Jewish people, recognize the IHRA definition of antisemitism.

ZOA urges Biden: Recognize IHRA definition of antisemitism

ZOA slams ‘anti-Jewish display’ at Philadelphia area school

Zionist Organization of America organizes protest at school board meeting after 'Palestinian' display 'filled with lies' appears in school.

ZOA slams ‘anti-Jewish display’ at Philadelphia area school

Zionist Org of America:

McCarthy is a ‘moral giant’ for blocking Tlaib’s Nakba event

Zionist Organization of America urges House Speaker to go further and remove Tlaib from Foreign Affairs Committee.

McCarthy is a ‘moral giant’ for blocking Tlaib’s Nakba event

ZOA slams Dems for ‘betrayal’ after pro-Ilhan Omar vote

After 211 Dem lawmakers vote in support of Omar keeping committee assignment, Zionist Organization of America expresses outrage.

ZOA slams Dems for ‘betrayal’ after pro-Ilhan Omar vote

ZOA slams Biden admin move to lift nuclear sanctions on Iran

Zionist Organization of America outraged over White House sanctions waiver that will also benefit Russia.

ZOA slams Biden admin move to lift nuclear sanctions on Iran

ZOA supports Netanyahu’s Govt:

There’s mothing “Extreme” about Netanyahu’s coalition

Netanyahu's new coalition is dedicated to protecting Israel’s rights & safety. That's not "extreme". Opinion.

There’s mothing “Extreme” about Netanyahu’s coalition

ZOA to US government:

'Facilitate Israeli-Saudi Peace and normalization'

After designated PM Netanyahu expressed hope to work towards normalization with Saudi Arabia the ZOA is demanding the US step in to help.

'Facilitate Israeli-Saudi Peace and normalization'

ZOA urges US to scrap UN funding after anti-Israel resolutions

Zionist Organization of America's Morton Klein applauds Biden admin for standing with Israel against United Nations resolutions.

ZOA urges US to scrap UN funding after anti-Israel resolutions

ZOA responds to meeting:

Trump still deserves award, no antisemitism in his actions

Zionist Organization of America demands former pres. condemn Kanye West and Nick Fuentes, still praises his pro-Israel record.

Trump still deserves award, no antisemitism in his actions

ZOA, Ben Shapiro rip Trump over dinner with Holocaust denier

Republican Jewish Coalition, Zionist Organization of America, and commentator Ben Shapiro blast Trump over dinner with antisemites.

ZOA, Ben Shapiro rip Trump over dinner with Holocaust denier

'Israel and Azerbaijan are both targets of Iran'

Zionist Organization of America welcomes Azerbaijan announcement of embassy in Israel, says it should be opened in Jerusalem.

'Israel and Azerbaijan are both targets of Iran'

Trump: 'Some US Jews aren't doing the right thing for Israel'

Zionist Organization of America honors Trump at gala event.

Trump: 'Some US Jews aren't doing the right thing for Israel'

US:

DOE to investigate school district's response to antisemitism

ZOA prompts federal investigation into Fairfax, Virginia, school district's response to antisemitic harassment.

DOE to investigate school district's response to antisemitism

Jewish org. to honor Trump as most pro-Israel POTUS in history

ZOA announces decision to award prestigious Theodor Herzl Gold Medallion to former US Pres. Trump, as 'most pro-Israel POTUS in history.'

Jewish org. to honor Trump as most pro-Israel POTUS in history

ZOA to State Department:

'Support Israel in fight against terrorist-supporting NGOs'

ZOA criticizes US call for clarification on IDF raids of six PA NGOs that were blacklisted as terrorist organizations by Israel.

'Support Israel in fight against terrorist-supporting NGOs'

US orgs to Biden: Deny visas to 'brutal Iranian regime'

Eighteen prominent US orgs led by ZOA pen letter calling on President Biden to deny entry visas to Iranian president and his entourage.

US orgs to Biden: Deny visas to 'brutal Iranian regime'

ZOA appealing case of anti-Israel NJ school board members

Two NJ school board members who made anti-Israel statements during board meeting violated state school ethics law, ZOA says.

ZOA appealing case of anti-Israel NJ school board members

Destroying old myths

"There are no records to support the Palestinian narrative." - Joan Peters.

Destroying old myths

Why ZOA opposed giving President Biden a major Israeli award

It only encourages his hostility towards Jerusalem and sends the message that Israel is comfortable with his wrongheaded policies. Op-ed.

Why ZOA opposed giving President Biden a major Israeli award

ZOA urges Lapid & Herzog:

'Cancel giving undeserving Pres. Biden major Israeli award'

Zionist Organization of America urges Prime Minister and President to cancel giving Biden Presidential Medal of Honor during his visit.

'Cancel giving undeserving Pres. Biden major Israeli award'

ZOA praises Biden admin for placing sanctions on Hamas officials

Zionist Organization of America also calls for the White House to cut aid to UNWRA.

ZOA praises Biden admin for placing sanctions on Hamas officials

ZOA blasts letter blaming Israel for attacks on Christians

ZOA denounces falsehoods in letter, asserting it's part of organized campaign by anti-Israel groups to turn Christians against Israel.

ZOA blasts letter blaming Israel for attacks on Christians

ZOA: USC's response to campus antisemitism ‘weak, inadequate’

Jewish org denounces university's steps to fight antisemitism as a failure to acknowledge and take meaningful steps to solve the problem.

ZOA: USC's response to campus antisemitism ‘weak, inadequate’

Practical lessons from the Colleyville Temple hostage-taking

Stop downplaying Islamist Antisemitism and trying to claim that the problem is “Islamophobia.” Let us learn the lessons now. Op-ed.

Practical lessons from the Colleyville Temple hostage-taking

ZOA blasts historian for comparing Jan 6 riot to Holocaust

ZOA President Morton Klein calls popular historian Douglas Brinkley's statement a "ridiculous, absurd, breathtakingly insensitive analogy."

ZOA blasts historian for comparing Jan 6 riot to Holocaust

ZOA director demands that AOC fire 'anti-Semitic' staffer

New hire accused Israel of being a "racist European ethnostate built on stolen land."

ZOA director demands that AOC fire 'anti-Semitic' staffer

ZOA calls on Duke U to override student veto of pro-Israel club

The Zionist Organization of America is urging Duke to override its student government’s refusal to approve a chapter of a pro-Israel group.

ZOA calls on Duke U to override student veto of pro-Israel club

ZOA condemns Michigan rep’s ‘dangerous two-state solution’ bill

ZOA issues dire warning about Andy Levin's "Two-State Solution Act," saying it is not “based on a constructive approach.”

ZOA condemns Michigan rep’s ‘dangerous two-state solution’ bill

New ZOA head to represent Steve Bannon in court

David Schoen, who represented Donald Trump in his impeachment proceedings, to represent Steve Bannon on contempt of Congress charges.

New ZOA head to represent Steve Bannon in court

ZOA: Civil rights office not prioritizing fighting anti-Semitism

ZOA to civil rights office: Make fighting anti-Semitism a priority and stop ignoring cases affecting Jewish students.

ZOA: Civil rights office not prioritizing fighting anti-Semitism

Biden’s main accomplishment-joining up with self-hating Jews

Jew-haters are gloating over the rise of anti-Semitism with these self-haters, in US leadership positions, giving them a pass. Op-ed.

Biden’s main accomplishment-joining up with self-hating Jews

Zionist Org of America urges UNC to cancel anti-Israel course

ZOA alleges that UNC would be in violation of prior agreement on not subjecting students to a "hostile environment" if course goes ahead.

Zionist Org of America urges UNC to cancel anti-Israel course

ZOA urges President Biden to condemn PA incitement against Jews

“Stop falsely blaming the Jews," the Zionist Organization of America said, imploring the WH to denounce Abbas.

ZOA urges President Biden to condemn PA incitement against Jews

Attempt by radicals to kick ZOA off Boston Jewish council fails

ZOA is “gratified that sanity has prevailed” after attempt by anti-Israel groups to kick it off Jewish Community Relations Council of Boston

Attempt by radicals to kick ZOA off Boston Jewish council fails

Vindicated: “Jerusalem, Israel”

President Trump ended a long injustice when he extended recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital to the blank space in passports. Op-ed.

Vindicated: “Jerusalem, Israel”

Too many American Jews are turning a blind eye to Antisemitism

No Jewish organization in the USA (exceot the ZOA) has the fortitude to publicly confront egregious acts of antisemitism. Opinion.

Too many American Jews are turning a blind eye to Antisemitism

Refuting NYTimes Op-Ed against sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Jew haters can’t do any worse than they’ve been doing for decades, but sovereignty will make it harder for Israel's enemies to kill Jews.

Refuting NYTimes Op-Ed against sovereignty in Judea and Samaria

Controversy over nomination to lead Conf. of Presidents

Pro-Israel voices protest nomination of former HIAS chair Dianne Lob to lead umbrella organization of American Jewish organizations.

Controversy over nomination to lead Conf. of Presidents

The Iranian threat and the World Zionist Congress elections

I refuse to stand in silence as Iran works to harm the state of Israel. I urge you to vote ZOA. Opinon.

The Iranian threat and the World Zionist Congress elections

Stop the interference in each other's elections

Stop the interference in each other's elections

"Reject the ideology that Hatikvah represents". Opinion

As anti-Semitism continues to rise, I refuse to stand in silence. My heart has stood with the State of Israel since the day I was born.

"Reject the ideology that Hatikvah represents". Opinion

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

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

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

Biblical Diaspora leaders - the right stuff

Biblical Diaspora leaders - the right stuff

Vote for ZOA to defend Israel & the Jewish people. Opinion

ZOA was the only US group at the first World Zionist Congress in 1897, helping lay foundation for the re-establishment of the Jewish state

Vote for ZOA to defend Israel & the Jewish people. Opinion

Watch: What would you do if you could control $4 billion?

ZOA: Vote to help save American Jewry and strengthen the support for the State of Israel.

Watch: What would you do if you could control $4 billion?

Vote ZOA Coalition for the World Zionist Congress

ZOA Coalition of the 27 strongest pro-Israel organizations is leading the battle to defend Israel, sovereignty and the Jewish people

Vote ZOA Coalition for the World Zionist Congress

AIPAC paves the way for a Palestinian State

AIPAC paves the way for a Palestinian State

How to avoid liberals on Fox News

How to avoid liberals on Fox News

When Jewish politics trumped Holocaust rescue

When Jewish politics trumped Holocaust rescue

Suzanne Somers decries rise in anti-Semitism, defends Trump

Actress to Arutz Sheva: 'Pittsburgh had nothing to do with our President.'

Suzanne Somers decries rise in anti-Semitism, defends Trump

Rita Cosby at ZOA event: We must stand up to hatred

TV anchor at ZOA annual gala NYC event: 'We must stand with Israel, my family tried to do that, I hope I can carry on as much as possible.'

Rita Cosby at ZOA event: We must stand up to hatred