by Anat Berko, gatestoneinstitute.org, Jan. 6, 2015
Why are some students doing this? Because they can. No one is stopping them. There is no accountability and no cost — either to them or to the people failing to educate them. Bad behavior is rewarded; it is allowed to go on.
Will self-declared jihadis and other “speech police” decide what is, and what is not, allowed to be discussed and taught in Western universities?
Is education now about instilling fear?
The first amendment right should not extend to depriving others of their first amendment right.
What criteria had the professor used — and for that matter Europe — to determine that Hamas was not a terrorist group, as opposed to the criteria used by the government of the United States to determine that, in fact, it was?