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EBulletin for March 23, 2018

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, Spring is finally here and our focus turns to Pesach for the time being, and right after Pesach, the Jewish communal world ramps up its activities and of course that includes ZOA. We have a number of ZOA events coming up as well as other community-wide events


National News

ZOA Praises State Department Human Rights Report for Eliminating False Term “Occupied Territories”

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Director of Special Projects, Liz Berney, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA praises the U.S. State Department for eliminating its prior use of the inaccurate title and term “Israel and the Occupied Territories” in its newly published 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights [...]

ACTION ALERT: ZOA: Durham, NC City Council Must Rescind Its Discriminatory, False Statement Libeling Israel/Banning Police Training with Israel

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) Chair, Dr. Michael Goldblatt, President Morton Klein, Director of Special Projects, Liz Berney, Esq. released the following statement: On April 16, the Durham, North Carolina, City Council and Mayor Steven Schewel unanimously approved an appalling, anti-Semitic, gratuitous, false official statement and policy libeling Israel and banning any Durham police training [...]

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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

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When is Media Going to Treat Israelis as Indigenous?

By Lee Bender June 6, 2016   WHEN IS THE MEDIA GOING TO TREAT ISRAEL AS AN, INDIGENOUS, ABORIGINAL FIRST NATION ? WHEN JEWS ACT LIKE IT IS !!  Unbeknownst to most, Jews are a People, Judaism is their religion, and the Land of Israel is their ancestral homeland—an unbroken history of 3,500 years– and

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