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The moral incoherence of an academic boycott against Israel

The moral incoherence of an academic boycott against Israel

Virginia Tech graduate students' call to boycott Israeli universities means Israeli academics would be robbed of the ability to speak.Op-ed.Dr, Richard L. Cravatts, 30/10/2021 20:15
Jewish students under attack

Jewish students under attack

Half of students mask their Jewish identity, more than fifty percent feel it necessary to hide their support of Israel.Can this be? Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 21/10/2021 11:18
What’s behind the obsession with U.S. Aid to Israel?

What’s behind the obsession with U.S. Aid to Israel?

The soft anti-Semitism of questioning military aid to the Jewish state. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 04/10/2021 10:58
The Left's embrace of violence against Jews

The Left's embrace of violence against Jews

Why the Left seems to think it’s perfectly acceptable for Jews to die in the name of Palestinian self-determination. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 27/09/2021 16:36
Conspiratorial Anti-Zionism: Professor David Miller and the ‘paranoid style’ of politics

Conspiratorial Anti-Zionism: Professor David Miller and the ‘paranoid style’ of politics

For a wide range of ideological extremists, anti-Semitism is still the stupid answer for why what goes wrong with the world happens. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 26/09/2021 08:25
Palestinianism is part of the New Anti-Semitism

Palestinianism is part of the New Anti-Semitism

How the supposed quest for Palestinian Arab statehood and social justice is actually a campaign to slander and destroy Israel. Op-ed., 09/09/2021 10:49
Public School educators’ obsessive hatred of Israel

Public School educators’ obsessive hatred of Israel

Lesson plans that stoke and institutionalize anti-Semitism and demonize the Jewish state. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 30/08/2021 08:41
Anti-Israel moral anorexia

Anti-Israel moral anorexia

The cognitive war against Israel is being fought by virtue-signaling, lie-promoting progressives. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 05/08/2021 08:59
Gender Studies and Hamas - a contradiction in terms

Gender Studies and Hamas - a contradiction in terms

Perhaps Palestinian mothers embrace a death cult for their children because of the oppression they experience in their own lives. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 23/06/2021 11:00
An open letter to Butler U’s Students for Justice in Palestine and fellow travelers

An open letter to Butler U’s Students for Justice in Palestine and fellow travelers

bigots do not get to define the nature of the bigotry they inflict on their victims. Anti-Semites do not get to define anti-Semitism. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 26/04/2021 10:07
Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

A list of the lies spread by anti-Israel activists and how to counter them. Part 2 of 2.Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 01/04/2021 11:00
Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

Lies in the cognitive war against Israel

A list of the major tropes which serve to perpetuate the false narrative about Israel and how to counter them to yourself and others. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 31/03/2021 04:00
Stealth Antisemitism at Harvard: Cornell West

Stealth Antisemitism at Harvard: Cornell West

How deprive Jewish Israelis of the insulation of victimhood? By accusing them of apartheid against the ever-aggrieved Palestinians. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 09/03/2021 17:01
Stilll crazy after so many years: The malignant tradition of UC Irvine's Israel-haters

Stilll crazy after so many years: The malignant tradition of UC Irvine's Israel-haters

Divestment resolutions are not the goal, but the means for Israel-haters to persistently trumpet the many falsified ills of Israel, Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 18/02/2021 20:59
Terror U: Who is suppressing academic freedom in Palestinian Universities?

Terror U: Who is suppressing academic freedom in Palestinian Universities?

PA higher education is defined by violence and intimidation, alignment with terror groups, and even murder of dissenting faculty. Op-edDr. Richard L. Cravatts, 17/01/2021 13:51
Exporting Racism: The latest slander against Israel

Exporting Racism: The latest slander against Israel

The grotesque "Deadly Exchange" libel holds Israel responsible for racism targeting black Americans. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 26/11/2020 11:21
"The occupation made me beat my wife"

"The occupation made me beat my wife"

The WHO, the use of pseudo-science and the politicization of medicine in the cognitive war against Israel. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 18/11/2020 18:08
Orchestrating hatred: SJP’s toxic campus campaign of bias toward Jews

Orchestrating hatred: SJP’s toxic campus campaign of bias toward Jews

SJP cannot win an open, honest debate so it tries to ensure that no pro-Israel voices are heard. Colleges are afraid to offend it. Op-ed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 12/11/2020 23:59
Racism, Cancel Culture, and hypocrisy come to Harvard

Racism, Cancel Culture, and hypocrisy come to Harvard

What happened to Justice Louis D. Brandeis’ notion that good truth may be realized from hearing bad ideas as well as good ones? Oped.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 03/11/2020 02:00
CUNY's systemic Jew-hatred

CUNY's systemic Jew-hatred

CUNY would never allow a white supremacist student group to agitate against blacks and have Black Racism Week, but antisemitic SJP is fine.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 14/10/2020 17:14