The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) — America’s oldest pro-Israel organization — called on CNN to fire host Christiane Amanpour after she compared the Trump administration to Nazi Germany purging Jews during Kristallnacht.
“This was a new capstone to Amanpour’s long history of bias against Jews, Israel, and pro-Israel officials,” ZOA Chairman Mark Levenson and President Morton A. Klein said in a statement released Wednesday. “Amanpour has just made matters worse with an insulting ‘non-apology.’ CNN and its parent AT&T Inc. need to act already.”
ZOA also called on CNN’s parent company, AT&T, to launch an investigation into the matter and to fire everyone that was involved with producing the highly controversial segment.
“In addition to firing Amanpour, CNN and AT&T need to investigate everyone involved in Amanpour’s slander and start letting guilty heads roll (figuratively). And we need real change in the policies that have resulted in CNN’s and Amanpour’s chronic distortions and defamation of supporters of the