Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday denounced the Iranian government’s hostility to Israel, warning that a regime that crushes “the creative and competitive spirits of its people” and threatens to destroy the Jewish state is “doomed.”
National Women’s March co-organizer Linda Sarsour, a prominent anti-Israel activist, will speak at the New School in New York City later this month for a panel on anti-Semitism.
Anti-Israel boycott initiatives at multiple North American universities have prompted heated debates between students and faculty in recent weeks.
A federal judge said Wednesday he will dismiss a complaint alleging San Francisco State University (SFSU) has a longstanding, systemic culture of anti-Semitism, but attorneys for the plaintiffs have promised to amend and refile.
Some 700 Islamic scholars gathered in Beirut, Lebanon this week to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration with a conference discussing the future of the movement to destroy Israel and featuring a message from Iranian leadership to attendees to keep fighting the “Zionist regime,” Arab media reported on Wednesday.
The review process at Duke University Press has come under question after the announcement of the forthcoming publication of a book that claims Israel has a policy of shooting Palestinians to maim them, as part of a program to dominate them.
Students at a Canadian university voted to kick out their only Jewish representative from the student government board of directors this week, after he was named unfit for the position due to his active role in the Jewish community.
Alan Dershowitz praised the chancellor of the University of California-Berkeley for her condemnation of the student paper’s publication of an “anti-Semitic” cartoon depicting the famous lawyer, and called for the cartoonist to be fired.
A tenured Rutgers University professor has published a host of social media posts containing anti-Semitic and homophobic comments, including references to “international fat Jewish pockets” and blaming Jews for the Armenian genocide.