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Masuma Khan is no Lindsay Shepherd, by Tarek Fatah (Toronto Sun)

By   /  December 6, 2017  /  academia, Canada, Human Rights, Islamic fundamentalism  /  No Comments

Dec. 5, 2017 “For the last month, I have been following the unbelievable story out of Wilfred Laurier University in Waterloo, where graduate student and teaching assistant Lindsay Shepherd faced a modern-day inquisition by her professors.  Her crime? She had the temerity to ask her students to hear both sides of a controversy before coming […]

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Anti-Israel Activists Subvert a Scholarly Group, by Jesse M. Fried and Eugene Kontorovich (WSJ)

By   /  December 4, 2017  /  academia, BDS, International  /  No Comments

Dec. 3, 2017 The American Studies Association boycotted the Jewish state. It wasn’t by popular demand. Click here for full article

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Unmasked: SJP a Terror-Affiliated Anti-Semitic Network, by Pamela Geller (Geller Report)

By   /  November 29, 2017  /  academia, friends/enemies, International, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Nov. 28, 2017 The college-campus based Students for Justice in Palestine has been outed, yet again, for its radical roots — roots that completely counter what its members say is a peace-loving mission to foster calm between Palestinians and Jews. Click here for full article

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New School Professor Attacks Forthcoming Appearance by BDSer Linda Sarsour on Antisemitism Panel (Algemeiner)

By   /  November 27, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism, International  /  No Comments

Nov. 27, 2017 A leading professor at New York’s New School who describes herself as a liberal has denounced the college for its plans to host BDS activist Linda Sarsour on Tuesday night in a forum on antisemitism. “I feel betrayed that Tuesday, the Creative Publishing and Critical Journalism program is sponsoring a panel entitled […]

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Students for Justice in Palestine Unmasked Dan Diker and Jamie Berk (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism, BDS, International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Nov. 20, 2017 Students for Justice in Palestine Unmasked Dan Diker and Jamie Berk Executive Summary The Students for Justice in Palestine network serves as the leading student arm of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement in the United States. SJP is not as they claim, a “grassroots” student organization; it is a terror-affiliated anti-Semitic network […]

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Is Anti-Semitism the Only Bigotry That’s Subject to Debate? by David Gerstman (The Tower via Israel 21c)

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism, double standards, hypocricy, International  /  No Comments

Nov. 21, 2017 In the wake of its controversial decision to host a panel discussion on anti-Semitism that includes Linda Sarsour and Rebecca Vilkomerson, the executive director of Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP), the New School chose to defend its choice of panelists, saying, that engaging in “debate” is critical to its role as an academic institution and […]

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Students for Justice in Palestine Unmasked – Dan Diker and Jamie Berk (JCPA via Daily Alert)

By   /  November 13, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism, BDS, friends/enemies, International  /  No Comments

Nov. 13, 2017 Download the Report: Students for Justice in Palestine Unmasked – Dan Diker and Jamie Berk (Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs) The Students for Justice in Palestine network serves as the leading student arm of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement in the U.S. SJP is not, as they claim, a “grassroots” student […]

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OUR WORLD: HOTOVELY AND THE ICEBERG BY CAROLINE B. GLICK (J. Post)

By   /  November 10, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism, BDS, friends/enemies, International, Israel  /  No Comments

Nov. 10, 2017 The vast majority of American Jews support Israel. It wouldn’t do for pro-BDS Hillel directors to parade their hostility to the Jewish state in public. Click here for full article

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The Daily Californian Refuses to Publish My Response to an Anti-Semitic Op-Ed by Alan M. Dershowitz (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  November 8, 2017  /  academia, anti-Semitism  /  No Comments

Nov. 7, 2017 On November 3, The Daily Californian published an op-ed by Matthew Taylor, explicitly accusing me of having “blood on his [my] hands” and being “culpable for the perpetuation of…[Israeli] atrocities.” The article was worse than the cartoon itself. But when I tried to write a factual response to his false accusations, the […]

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Protester Disrupts Arab Israelis on Campus – Paul Miller (JNS via Daily Alert)

By   /  November 3, 2017  /  academia, Human Rights, International, Israel  /  No Comments

Nov. 3, 2017 Protester Disrupts Arab Israelis on Campus – Paul Miller Police at the University of Minnesota arrested an unidentified woman on Oct. 24 for disrupting a pro-Israel student group’s event featuring Arab Israelis. Video footage shows a young hijab-clad woman walking up and down the aisle of a conference room, reading from prepared notes on […]

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