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James J. Zogby
By James J. Zogby - May 20,2019
Last week, I addressed a United Nations Security Council meeting on “Israeli settlements”. Because I knew other speakers, experts and diplomats, would address the illegality of Israeli settlements, the economic and human rights impact on the Palestinian people and the stated
By James J. Zogby - May 13,2019
On May 9, a jury in US District Court for Washington, DC found a former US diplomat guilty on 14 counts of threatening me and other employees of the Arab American Institute (AAI) "because of [our] race and ethnicity" and "because of [our] efforts to encourage Arab Americans to pa
By James J. Zogby - May 06,2019
I believe that it was Henry Kissinger who described his approach to running Arab-Israeli negotiations as creating the illusion of momentum to compensate for the lack of momentum. The goal was not the outcome.
By James J. Zogby - Apr 29,2019
Daily, we are inundated by a numbing and dizzying array of outrageous horrors and painful tragedies occurring both here at home and abroad.
By James J. Zogby - Apr 22,2019
I am glad Benjamin Netanyahu won reelection.
By James J. Zogby - Apr 15,2019
I awakened early on Wednesday to listen to a voicemail message from Omar Barghouti, a leading member of the Palestinian movement to Boycott, Divest and Sanction (BDS) Israel.
By James J. Zogby - Apr 08,2019
The New York Times headline on April 4 was simple enough, “After 37-Year Search, Israel Recovers Body of a Fallen Soldier”, but the memories it dredged up were both painful and complicated.Here is the simple news story that appeared this past Thursday: Four days before Israe
By James J. Zogby - Apr 01,2019
This past week, we hosted Irish Senator Frances Black in Washington.
By James J. Zogby - Mar 25,2019
On March 14, the College Council, the governing body of Pitzer College in California, overwhelmingly passed (67-28) a resolution suspending its relationship with the University of Haifa until Israel ended its policy of restricting entry on the basis of “legally protected politica
By James J. Zogby - Mar 18,2019
I’m writing from Iowa, where I have been speaking to audiences of activists and helping to organise “Concerned Iowans for Middle East Peace [CIMEP]”, a coalition committed to Palestinian human rights and a just Middle East peace.



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