Zionist Organization of America

Morton Klein
ZOA files complaint against member groups for calling leader ‘racist’

Much of the ZOA complaint focuses on claims by the named individuals that public pronouncements by its president, Morton Klein, made during the recent social unrest have at times crossed into racism.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
10/07/2020
Palestinians walk past graffiti of George Floyd painted on a section of the separation wall in the W
Jewish groups accuse ZOA president of 'bigotry' for criticizing BLM

Progressive Jewish groups have accused Morton Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America of 'bigotry' and 'hatred' for his opposition of Black Lives Matter.

Mort Klein, president of the ZOA, testifies before a House Judiciary Committee
Amid racial strife, liberals say no room for leader whose tweets inflame

Black Lives Matter 'is a Jew hating, White hating, Israel hating, conservative Black hating, violence promoting, dangerous Soros funded extremist group of haters,' tweeted the ZOA president

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
10/06/2020
200 US Jewish students leaders call for censure of ZOA for alleged racism

According to the letter, Zionist Organization of America head Mort Klein is alleged to have engaged in “a pattern of racist and Islamophobic behavior."

Amid internal tensions, Conference of Presidents to vote on ex-HIAS head

The letter called HIAS's work with other groups "inimical" to the COP's mission

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses supporters at a Likud Party event, February 5, 2020
Netanyahu endorses pro-settler slate in Zionist Congress elections

The Congress controls about $1 billion annually in funding for Zionist institutions and has a role in naming the top professionals in those institutions.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
11/02/2020
US President Donald Trump signs an executive order adopting the internationally recognized definitio
Trump’s EO against campus antisemitism should be applauded, not disparaged

Some Jewish groups and leaders criticized us for using a legitimate legal tool to protect Jewish students from harassment and intimidation.

By SUSAN B. TUCHMAN , MORTON A. KLEIN
22/12/2019
Duke University to tackle antisemitism on campus following ZOA complaint

‘This will send out a message to the university community that antisemitism won’t be tolerated,’ says the ZOA’s Susan Tuchman.

Angela Merkel
ZOA slams Merkel for “absurdly claiming Iran is only Anti-Israel”

The ZOA statement said Chancellor Angela Merkel ignores “ Iranian genocidal ambitions to destroy the Jewish state of Israel.

Letters
August 14, 2019: ZOA and JStreet: No comparison

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