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Pro-Israel: ‘Intellectual Peaceniks’ v. ‘Rejectionist Idiots’?

16 Shevat 5774 – January 17, 2014
J Street and Open Hillel claim they want openness and honesty in the discussion about Israel, but that's only for those who agree with them.

Law College Demanding Chief Rabbi Let Women Take Ordination Exams

16 Shevat 5774 – January 16, 2014
Hacohen demanded a quick response from the Rabbinate, or he would appeal to the Supreme Court.

Congressional Letter: Academic Boycott of Israel is ‘Thinly Veiled Bigotry’

10 Shevat 5774 – January 10, 2014
A congressional letter slams the American Studies Association's academic boycott of Israel as antithetical to academic freedom and as "thinly veiled bigotry." UPDATED!

Black State Senator: Academic Boycott of Israel Antisemitic

7 Shevat 5774 – January 8, 2014
State Senator Anthony Williams introduced a Resolution into the Pennsylvania legislature condemning the ASA boycott of Israel as antisemitic.

Israel Academic Boycott Group’s Tax Status Challenged

Just as he said he would, and as The Jewish Press reported in December, Cornell Law professor William A. Jacobson has filed a challenge...

Jewish Frat Joins Conference of Presidents of Jewish Groups

7 Shevat 5774 – January 7, 2014
The international Jewish fraternity, Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi), located on American campuses across the country, has been accepted as the first frat to be...

Kippa Scores Goal in Big Ten Hoop Games

6 Shevat 5774 – January 6, 2014
Aaron Liberman of Northwestern checked in for the final minute of action against Michigan in the Wildcats’ 74-51 men’s basketball loss in Ann Arbor...

(Even More of) 2013’s Bright Pro-Israel Lights on US Campuses

So many of 2013's pro-Israel bright lights on U.S. campuses were the result of a single strong individual refusing to allow anti-Israel forces to get away with what they have for far too long on far too many campuses.

Academic Group Hosts BDS, Bars Pro-Israel Groups at Panel on Israel

2 Shevat 5774 – January 2, 2014
The Modern Language Association does not want to listen to pro-Israel language at a discussion on academic boycotts.

Guess What: 2013 Was a Great Pro-Israel Year on US Campuses!

29 Tevet 5774 – January 1, 2014
There were many gloriously bright pro-Israel lights to celebrate on U.S. campuses in 2013.

Wiesenthal Center’s Top Ten Anti-Semitic Slurs of 2013

27 Tevet 5774 – December 30, 2013
Arabs, Jews, Muslims, Europeans and Americans are well-represented.

Philly Federation: Urge Your Alma Maters to Leave Group Boycotting Israel

23 Tevet 5774 – December 25, 2013
Philadelphia Federation head calls on academic institutions to resign from the American Studies Association and urges people to call on their alma maters to condemn the ASA boycott of Israel

More US Universities Withdraw from ASA over Boycott

Two more American institutions of higher learning officially withdrew their memberships from the American Studies Association after its membership voted in favor of an...

High Court Confirms Ariel University’s Upgraded Status

In a last ditch attempt to block the granting of university status to Ariel College, some Israeli universities turned to the Supreme Court to...

Clever PR Move: Al-Quds University Offers Course on Hate Speech

22 Tevet 5774 – December 24, 2013
Offering a summer course on hate speech that is only mentioned on its English website, is only offered in English and which focuses on "ethnic cleansing and genocide" suggests Al-Quds University is looking to score PR points but entirely unrepentant for harboring terrorist celebrations.

Growing Number of Schools Blast Academic Group Boycotting Israel

20 Tevet 5774 – December 23, 2013
Dozens of American academic institutions, either individually or through professional associations, have rejected the American Studies Association's boycott of Israeli academic institutions.

Israeli Online Course Attracts Egyptian, Syrian and Saudi Students

17 Tevet 5774 – December 20, 2013
Thousands of students from Arab countries have signed up.

Members Flee Academic Group Boycotting Israel, May Form New Group

The loss of membership and the launching of a competitor association, along with the legal challenge to the American Studies Association's tax-exempt status, may be the only real legacy of the ASA's boycott of Israel.

Brandeis, Penn State Quit ASA after Vote to Boycott Israel

17 Tevet 5774 – December 19, 2013
Brandeis University and Penn State Harrisburg on Wednesday announced they have withdrawn from the American Studies Association (ASA) following the ASA membership’s Dec. 15...

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