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NY City Council Jewish Caucus Battles Anti-Semitism on Campus

22 Adar I 5776 – March 2, 2016
The NY City Council's Jewish Caucus is demanding that CUNY report anti-Semitic attacks on campus to police.

Radical Community Groups Condemn NYC Pols’ Trip to Israel

24 Tevet 5775 – January 14, 2015
Radical groups protested a JCRC.UJA-sponsored trip of NYC politicians to Israel.

CUNY BDS Vote Shelved After Heated Debate – #BDSFail

19 Elul 5774 – September 13, 2014
Despite the vote's difficult timing for observant Jews, a number of pro-Israel groups also turned out to support CUNY students and faculty who opposed the resolution.

Anti-Israel Group at CUNY Plots Secret Sabbath BDS Campaign

17 Elul 5774 – September 12, 2014
Anti-Israel activists at City University of New York have scheduled a vote on a divestment resolution for Friday night, when observant Jews can't attend.

CUNY Claim of No Constitutional Violations at BC BDS Event Flawed

9 Iyyar 5773 – April 19, 2013
The standard for judging whether constitutional rights can be abrogated is not, as the Investigators claimed in their Report, based on sincerity, but on whether or not, at the very least, there is a reasonable belief that the Four were about to disrupt the BC BDS event. The Investigators stated clearly that there was no such reasonable belief at the time the Four were ejected from the event. Therefore, based on the evidence provided in the CUNY Report, it would appear that the constitutional rights of the four Jewish pro-Israel students were violated.

CUNY: No Jewish Faculty Designation

15 Sivan 5772 – June 5, 2012
The City University of New York denied a report that it had created a special minority designation for Jewish faculty (see "Is CUNY Planning...

The Tony Award

14 Iyyar 5771 – May 18, 2011
I never really cared for Tony Kushner. To bestow an honorary award to a notorious Israel critic, especially by academia, is nothing new. Honorary awards and Nobel Peace Prizes seem to be increasingly synonymous with, at best, meaningless efforts, and, at worst, anti-Semitism as a prerequisite for the recipient.

Kushner No Mere ‘Critic’ Of Israel

From the reaction of many on the liberal/left to the controversy over CUNY's granting an honorary degree to playwright Tony Kushner, one sees yet again just how unremarkable and acceptible the most virulent views of Israel have become, even - perhaps especially - among Jews.

Is Islam Itself The Problem?

13 Tishri 5771 – September 21, 2010
Supporters of the planned mosque and Islamic center near Manhattan's Ground Zero have focused on the issue of religious freedom. But as thousands of mosques have already been built throughout America, this is false - a straw man if ever there was one.

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