Local News

We Listened, We Learned, We Laughed — With Luntz!

Greater Philadelphia ZOA’s “An Evening With Frank Luntz” was a truly wonderful event. You can see photos of the event here: http://philly.zoa.org/galleries/an-evening-with-frank-luntz/#image-41371455160 We hope to have audio and some video of the event available shortly.    

Weekly Newsletter

EBulletin for July 6, 2018

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National News

ZOA’s Klein’s Congressional Testimony – U.S. Should Recognize Israeli Sovereignty Over the Golan Heights

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) released the following statement: ZOA National President Morton Klein’s comprehensive, compelling written and oral testimony in Congress, on Tuesday July 17, demonstrated that it is in the interest of the United States, Israel and our allies for the United States to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights.  Mr. Klein’s [...]

In Congress: ZOA’s Mort Klein, Amb. Dore Gold, Dr. Mike Doran, Prof. Kontorovich Testify Supporting Israel Sovereignty over Golan

The potential US recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights was the focus of a congressional hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. Israel took control of the strategically-important plateau from Syria during the 1967 Six-Day War and later annexed it in a move that was not recognized internationally. Given the civil war that has [...]


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