Local News

Upcoming Security/Self-Defense Workshop

You are invited to attend a special workshop that Greater Philadelphia ZOA is sponsoring titled “Learn how to Protect Your Family, Yourself, Your Home & Your Institution.” The event will offer a basic overview of self-defense; firearms; personal, home and institutional security; and first aid led by experts in Krav Maga; firearms safety; situational awareness


Weekly Newsletter

The Newsletter: February 15, 2019 Edition

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, During the past week, Greater Philadelphia ZOA has gotten many calls from people who are concerned about the growing anti-Jewish and anti-Israel climate and actions. We have been asked mostly about Temple University Professor Marc Lamont Hill and Congresswoman Ilhan Omar. ZOA has issued extensive reports on

National News

JBSTV Mort Klein Interview on Rising Antisemitism

Morton A. Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), appeared on Jewish Broadcasting Service (JBSTV) discussing the increase in Antisemitism with Mark Golub on Thursday, March 21st. You can watch Mort Klein's interview on JBSTV today (Sunday) at 11:30pm EST  (8:30pm PT) or Monday at 3:30am, 8:30am and 12:30pm (12:30am, 5:30am, 9:30am PT). [...]

ZOA Criticizes Israeli Supreme Court Reinstating Treasonous Israeli Arab Party and Candidate Who Compared Israel to Nazis

 Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: It is deeply disturbing, undemocratic, dangerous that the Israeli Supreme Court reversed the decisions of the Knesset’s Central Elections Committee, and reinstated the treasonous Arab Raam-Balad party’s ability to run in the upcoming Knesset elections; reinstated the Arab Communist party’s token Jewish [...]


Opinion | Temple Is Actually Protecting Professor Hill

By Steve Feldman He has falsely accused the Jewish state of poisoning the Palestinian-Arab water supply, practicing “apartheid” and training New York City police to kill black Americans — rhetoric that is bound to sow resentment against Jews and potentially incite violence. He wants the Jewish state of Israel eliminated and replaced by an Arab


Greater Philadelphia ZOA Responds to Criticism for Op-Ed

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, Last week, the Jewish Exponent newspaper published an op-ed written by our co-presidents, Lee Bender and Kevin Ross, and our executive director, Steve Feldman, that was sharply critical of the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) and its president for an event they had recently giving a platform