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Plants in beds spell out the school's name on the roof of the library at Tufts University in Medford

Far-left Jewish groups' opposition of IHRA's antisemitism hurts us

They don’t want universities to use it. They don’t want states and cities to adopt it. And they want the federal government to stop considering it.

By MORTON A. KLEIN , SUSAN B. TUCHMAN
08/03/2021

Are universities producing the anti-Israel foot soldiers? - opinion

The last three decades have ushered in a hostile discourse surrounding Israel on university campuses.

By IRIT TRATT
02/12/2020
University of Toronto

When teachers harbor anti-Israel biases, students also suffer

As a Jewish student at the University of Toronto, with antisemitic sentiment rising across Canada and the US, it has been particularly taxing, as my campus is no stranger to such controversy.

By DANIL KONISCHEV
14/10/2020

College leaders: It’s time to stop antisemitism on campus – opinion

Rose Ritch is the latest example of Jewish students who are being bullied for expressing their Jewish identity. University leaders must do everything they can to ensure that she’s the last.

By SUSAN B. TUCHMAN , MORTON A. KLEIN
27/08/2020

Pomona College class president accused of antisemitism in Twitter posts

Malak Afaneh, senior class president, claimed that Jewish students are somehow sympathetic to the conflict and violence in Yemeni Civil War.

BDS

BDS petition blames Israel for US police brutality

The petition was circulated online and signed by hundreds of campus organizations and individuals, which included among other demands for abolishing US police forces.

A sign stands at the edge of the campus of Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, U.S., Novembe

The more things change, the more they remain the same for Jewish students

The Jerusalem Post's piece “Tufts president slams award for pro-Palestinian club” reflects my experience as a Jewish student on campus.

UC Irvine Student Senate repeals BDS resolution

The University of California, Irvine, student senate has voted to repeal a 2012 resolution calling for the university to divest from companies conducting business with Israel.

Brown University's John Carter Brown library

Brown U. committee: Divest from Israeli companies profiting from occupation

A Brown advisory committee has issued a formal recommendation that the Ivy League university divest from “any company that profits from the Israeli occupation of Palestinian land.”

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
13/03/2020
Students at Columbia University hold a "die-in" demonstration

Columbia Student Council approves holding Israel divestment referendum

It is the third time that the student council has voted on whether to hold such a referendum, in initiatives spearheaded by the camps organization Columbia University Apartheid Divest

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
26/11/2019
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