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Dec 3, 2019, 8:27 AM
An Open Letter to Administrators at McGill, York, and U Toronto on Campus Free Speech
As you are certainly aware, in recent weeks a series of troubling incidents has occurred on your respective campuses. While the events in question were distinct, they all shared a common impulse by a groups on your campuses who...
Nov 26, 2019, 11:01 AM
Universities Enabling the Hijacking of Free Speech When Jews are Involved
In a country where multiculturalism has a reverent following and criticism of protected minorities has essentially been criminalized as “hate speech,” it is more than ironic that on some Canadian campuses radical students have taken it upon themselves to...
Nov 20, 2019, 3:35 AM
In fact, the Israeli settlements were never illegal
The old effort to legitimize Palestinian claims to the land with a false historical account erases Jews' right to their ancestral terroritory won in a modern defensive war
Nov 15, 2019, 9:53 PM
The Academic Resurrection of the Blood Libel against Israel and Jews
Jews have been accused of harming and murdering non-Jews since the 12th century in England, when Jewish convert to Catholicism, Theobald of Cambridge, mendaciously announced that European Jews ritually slaughtered Christian children each year and drank their blood during...
Nov 9, 2019, 11:11 AM
How Fordham University Got it Wrong in Its Legal Case Against SJP
Coinciding with the 2019 National Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) conference held in Minnesota this past weekend, the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) released an alarming report that exposes the toxic ideology that...
Oct 30, 2019, 9:45 AM
Senator Warren’s proposal to divide Jerusalem is not only immoral, but dangerous
A Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem would boost the PA's long-term strategy to rid the area of Jews and establish the House of Islam at Israel's expense
Aug 1, 2019, 11:10 PM
Al Sharpton’s ‘Victimology Hustle’
When Barak Obama was president, race hustler Al Sharpton visited the White House on 72 separate occasions, which included 5 private meetings with the president and 20 meetings with senior staff. In the Trump White House, however, it is...
Jul 29, 2019, 8:34 PM
Orwell at the UN as Israel Is Condemned for Its Treatment of Women
As if more evidence was needed to confirm that ingrained animus toward Israel by the UN is still a major characteristic of that organization, the 54-nation UN Economic and Social Council, in its infinite wisdom, decided last week to...
Nov 8, 2017, 6:24 PM
The Trump Nominee for Education’s Office of Civil Rights Poised to Take on the World’s Oldest Hatred
No sooner had President Trump nominated Kenneth Marcus, president of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under the Law, to be Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education, than extremist anti-Israel groups began...
Nov 6, 2017, 9:56 PM
‘The Right to Maim’: Jasbir Puar’s Pseudo-Scholarship and Blood Libels against Israel
Jews have been accused of harming and murdering non-Jews since the twelfth century in England, when Jewish convert to Catholicism, Theobald of Cambridge, mendaciously announced that European Jews ritually slaughtered Christian children each year and drank their blood during...
Richard L. Cravatts, PhD, immediate Past-President of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME), is the author of Dispatches From the Campus War Against Israel and Jews and Genocidal Liberalism: The University's Jihad Against Israel and Jews.