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See Responses to Our Congressional Candidates Questionnaire

Though millions of Americans have already voted, we are two weeks away from what is formally known as “Election Day,” on Nov. 3 this year. While the overwhelming focus is on the presidential election, all 435 members of the House of Representatives will also be decided during the election along with 35 seats in the


Weekly Newsletter

Newsletter for October 23, 2020

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, We hope that our newsletter finds you and your loved ones well. You are most likely not yet thinking about Chanukah, which begins at sundown on December 10. But now is the time to think “Buy Israel” for the annual commemoration of a miraculous Jewish military and

National News

ZOA Pres. Reminds Saudi Arabia Minister Al-Jubeir: Fulfill Promise to Me to Show Israel on Saudi Maps

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Chair Mark Levenson, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA welcomes reports of meetings in Neom, Saudi Arabia on Sunday among Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.  Such meetings are important steps in the right [...]

Why Didn’t Trump Get Nobel Peace Prize? – ZOA’s Klein/Berney Op-Ed

President Donald Trump eminently deserved the three nominations he received for the Nobel Peace Prize. And by all rights, the president should have won the prize this year. President Trump made groundbreaking contributions to world peace that no one believed were possible. Professor David Flint, one of the four Australian law professors who nominated President [...]


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