Holocaust survivors have asked New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to intervene and stop a publicly funded state school from allowing pro-Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour to be the commencement speaker in June.
A Democratic New York City councilman on Monday defended a liberal, anti-Israel activist for associating with a convicted Palestinian terrorist, arguing the terrorist in question was fighting for “freedom.”
The Democratic National Committee has yet to comment on a statement from its recently elected vice chairman that he would “respond directly, consistently, and with all heart and soul” to any criticism of anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour.
Time magazine listed Secretary of Defense James Mattis as one of the 100 most influential people of 2017.
The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Public Health will welcome prominent Palestinian-American activist Linda Sarsour as its commencement speaker this spring.
American Enterprise Institute resident scholar Christina Hoff Sommers is a classical equity feminist, meaning she believes the government should not impose an unfair advantage or disadvantage on women or men. But Sommers is concerned that classical equity feminism has been eclipsed by what she calls “fainting-couch feminism,” an ideology overplaying victimhood that has leaked from college campuses and celebrity activists into the mainstream.
Anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour announced her support on Thursday morning for Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff, who was paid an undisclosed amount of money last year by Qatari-owned network Al Jazeera.
A prominent Palestinian-American activist who campaigned for former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders thanked the Vermont senator on Monday for “changing her life forever,” tweeting a framed picture of them together.