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Federal investigation opened following complaint of antisemitism at UIUC

The good news comes as a relief to many on campus, who claim to have experienced antisemitic and anti-Zionist harassment in alarming increasing rates over the past five years.

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UIUC declared its commitment to fighting antisemitism on campus

The university has also expressed its commitment to complying with applicable federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws.

17/11/2020
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Illinois U student govt passes BLM resolution, calls to divest from Israel

The university’s Office of Student Affairs condemned the nonbinding resolution, which passed last week in a 22-11 vote with seven abstentions.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/09/2020
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University of Illinois student government president vetoes BDS resolution

The 20-9 vote in favor of the resolution early Thursday morning followed a five-hour meeting of the student government on the Urbana-Champaign campus. There were seven abstentions.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
19/02/2020

U. of Illinois: Pro-Israel organizations condemn vote on BDS resolution

The resolution calls on the university to "divest from companies that profit from human-rights violations in Palestine"

Representatives of Reservists on Duty protesting outside the SJP conference, University of Minnesota

No more hiding campus antisemitism

The net effect was a presentation that romanticized and normalized the murder of Jews and promoted terrorism as reasonable political speech.

By JOHN LOWENSTEIN
04/11/2019
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U. of Illinois bill denies link between antisemitism and anti-Zionism

More than 400 Jewish students walked out of the university's student government meeting.

27/10/2019
The 35 students from the Gies College Business School.

University of Illinois students finish 10-day visit to Israel

"This trip has given me a new perspective on Israel," participant says.

After rally targets Zionists, U of Illinois 'welcomes' Jews

Israel supporters were equated with white supremacists.

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Posters comparing Gaza to Auschwitz spread on Illinois campus

One poster compared Zionism to Nazism, calling Gaza the “largest concentration camp in the world.”

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