Local News

It is Vitally Important to Engage in Advocacy

Each of us must remain vigilant and we must participate in pro-Israel and pro-Jewish advocacy and activism – whether something simple such as buying goods from Israel or helping to keep a friend informed, to donating money to those directly in Israel or who are buying and sending urgently needed supplies to IDF reservists; to


Weekly Newsletter

Newsletter for November 3, 2023

Shalom ZOA Members, Friends and Supporters of Israel, We hope that our newsletter this week finds you and your loved ones well – all things considered. For those of you who are in Israel, or who have loved ones in Israel: We hope you are safe and/or your loved ones are safe there. You remain

National News

ZOA Urges Strong Support for Israel Immediately Resuming Battle to Destroy Hamas

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Director of Research and Special Projects Liz Berney, Esq. released the following statement: The ZOA welcomes home the innocent Jewish and foreign hostages released over the past three days – namely, twenty-two innocent Jewish toddlers and children (including three-year-old* American-Israeli orphan Avigail Idan, who witnessed Hamas murdering her parents on October 7th, and turned four on Friday, while in captivity); eight Jewish mothers; nine elderly Jewish women (almost all in their 70s to mid-80s, including an 84-year-old in critical condition); a Russian-Israeli released at Putin’s request; eighteen Thai nationals […]

Ethiopian-Born Ex-‘Miss Israel’ Calls BLM ‘Jew-Haters’ as Mort Klein Did Years Ago Before Reform’s Rabbi Jacobs & Conservatives Blumenthal Attacked Mort for it — JNS

ZOA president demands that Jewish leaders in America denounce BLM’s “anti-Israel and anti-Jew positions.” By Amelie Botbol (OCTOBER 22, 2023 / JNS) The Chicago chapter of Black Lives Matter (BLM) posted an image of a paraglider in mid-flight with a Palestinian flag on Oct. 10. The tweet was perceived by many as a glorification of terrorism and a celebration of Hamas’s Oct. 7 massacre, which left 1,400 people dead, at least 4,100 wounded and more than 200 held hostage in the Gaza Strip. Israel’s first Ethiopian-born beauty queen, Yityish Aynaw, expressed her indignation and disappointment with the organization in a […]


‘The Delta Variant’ vs. the Jewish People

By Steve Feldman “The delta variant.” Who knows how many times over the course of the past few months that phrase has been uttered or written by media, by pundits, and by just plain folk on social media? What we never hear or read is “the India variant” — India was the source of the


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