Tag: American Universities

Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism, Jewish students and failed policies

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A new article at The Washington Post by Molly Harris claims that liberal Jewish students are being “actively excluded” from social justice organizations.  Jewish college students will find that those active in BDS are also active in other left-wing groups and “as a Zionist this can be extremely disheartening.”  Her article goes to the heart […]

Resentment, Anxiety and Careerism: Accounting for Antisemitism in the Academy and Among the Intelligentsia

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Recently I’ve been professionally involved in surveys of two very different Jewish populations – one of Jewish university students on 55 American campuses and the other of Jewish leaders in 28 European countries. Yet a majority of respondents in both surveys reported great concern about antisemitism. The 2013 Pew Survey revealed that older American Jews […]

Kenneth Marcus — “Anti-Semitism, Higher Education, and the Law”

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Title: “Anti-Semitism, Higher Education, and the Law” Speaker: Kenneth Marcus, President and General Counsel, Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law. Date: December 3rd, 2013 Location: Theatre Room, Harvard Faculty Club, as part of the ISGAP seminar series “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective” Conveners: Charles Freilich, Senior Fellow, International Security Program, Belfer Center for […]

Kenneth L. Marcus – “Antisemitism and Racism Confronting Jew-Hatred in American Universities”

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Lecture: Antisemitism and Racism Confronting Jew-Hatred in American Universities Speaker: Kenneth L. Marcus, Lillie and Nathan Ackerman Visiting Professor of Equality and Justice in America, Baruch College School of Public Affairs, The City University of New York; Former Staff Director of the United States Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC Date: January 22, 2009 YIISA/ISGAP […]