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Anti-Semitism

anti-semitism

Back in November, I wrote about an overwhelming vote – 1040 to 136 -- in favor of BDS at the American Anthropological Association. Although the...
Western Wall

Last month, UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization passed a resolution condemning Israel that falsely claimed that the Jewish state was denying...
barack obama

In late April, President Obama released a proclamation declaring May 2016 as Jewish Heritage Month. Studying the text of the proclamation can tell us a...
anti-Semitism

This week the ritual of question time in Britain’s House of Commons revolved around anti-Semitism. Prime Minister David Cameron hammered Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on...
anti-Zionism

We didn’t have to wait for the results of the independent inquiry into charges of anti-Semitism promised by the head of Britain’s Labour Party to...
anti-Semitism

It is hard to believe, but since the middle of last week, Britain’s news cycle has been dominated by an anti-Semitism scandal. That story has...
bds

For those who watch how Israel and those Jews who refuse to despise it are treated on college campuses, Vassar has been a depressingly reliable...
British muslims

Several years ago, the prominent British Muslim left-wing journalist, Mehdi Hasan, wrote an article exposing the British Muslim community’s “dirty little secret” of quiet but...
BDS

Those who wish to rationalize or apologize for those involved in the BDS — boycott, divest and sanction — movement against Israel have sought to...
anti-Zionism

The recent willingness of both the Board of Regents of the University of California and the New York State Legislature to consider action relating to...
anti-semitism

This past week, on both ends of the country, the BDS (boycott, divest, sanction) movement against Israel received a stern rebuke. Several states around the...
BDS

In recent years, Columbia University has earned a reputation as a hotbed of anti-Israel agitation. Fed in large part by the activities and views of...