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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 Celebrates Israel’s 70th Anniversary of Miraculous Achievements

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is marking the milestone of the 70th anniversary of Israel’s rebirth as a modern nation by paying tribute to Israel’s extraordinary achievements and successes, achieved in most difficult and unpromising circumstances, over seven decades of sovereign statehood. ZOA Chair Dr. Michael Goldblatt and ZOA National President Morton A. Klein [...]

ZOA to NYU: Sanction Anti-Israel Groups for their Bullying, Marginalizing and Silencing Campaign Against Students Supporting Israel

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) sent a detailed letter yesterday to New York University (NYU) President Andrew Hamilton, urging him to sanction two student groups – Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) – for organizing a coalition of at least 50 student groups to participate in a broad-based [...]


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


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