“I will always stand strong on Israel. But I also find it’s my duty to speak out when I see…issues of race or issues of religion that bother me.”
WASHINGTON — The Zionist Organization of America launched two broadsides against the Trump administration, signaling growing unease on the …
“This only sends a message that terrorists’ threats are rewarded,” one leader said. “We can never allow terrorists’ threats to determine policy.”
Playing ‘pro-Israel at any cost’ politics is dangerous and alienating for the Jewish community, strengthening harmful forces amongst our ranks.
The left’s confusion about what constitutes “morality” compels us to respond to Forward editor Jane Eisner’s criticism of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) because ZOA supports President Trump’s executive order titled “Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States.”
Jewish organizations split along ideological lines in their reactions to Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech criticizing Israeli settlement growth and laying out principles to achieve a two-state solution.
Free speech advocates say that a bill passed Thursday by the U.S. Senate with bipartisan support could put campus critics of Israel at risk of being investigated by the federal government for civil rights violations.
The rightwing Zionist Organization of America is facing pushback for inviting the hard-right provocateur to an annual dinner.
Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer will be accepting an award in New York next month from an American organization that has been labeled an anti-Muslim hate group.
The rise of Black Lives Matter, the largest civil rights movement of recent memory, has brought the differences between the ZOA and ADL — two historic Jewish organizations — into sharper focus.