ZOA’s Morton Klein attacked two young Jewish left-wing activists, calling one a “mindless idiot” and another a “pathetic frightened Jew.”
At the ZOA gala, the many “globalists” in attendance fell silent when Steve Bannon tried to rally them against the permanent global class.” Awkward!
The Zionist Organization of America is demanding the ouster of national security adviser H. R. McMaster, for what they see as his anti-Israel bias.
Adelson “is perfectly comfortable with the role that McMaster is playing,” his spokesman said.
The pro-Israel community celebrated last week, as the Senate Foreign Relations Committee adopted legislation cutting funds from the Palestinian Authority because of stipends it pays to jailed terrorists and their families.
“This only sends a message that terrorists’ threats are rewarded,” one leader said. “We can never allow terrorists’ threats to determine policy.”
President Donald Trump about to embark on his first Middle East trip. News that he may have shared valuable Israeli intelligence with Russian officials has raised questions about the future of Israeli-American information sharing. Pro-Israel advocates in the Jewish world feel they are needed and sense an opportunity to influence policy. But the White House has shut them out, they say.
Groups supported by mega-donor Sheldon Adelson have seemingly launched an orchestrated push to pressure Trump on moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem.
“I said…that we’ve gone from the most anti-Israeli president, Obama, to Donald Trump, the most pro-Israeli president, but I think I spoke too soon.”
The controversial advisers have frequently relied on Jewish colleagues to defend themselves from uncomfortable charges.