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New advocacy group compiles data on US campus anti-Semitism

New advocacy group compiles data on US campus anti-Semitism

Compilation of anti-Semitic campus incidents gives insights into the surge of campus anti-Semitism experienced by Jewish students.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 14:53
London, Ontario prof rebuked for singling out Jewish students

London, Ontario prof rebuked for singling out Jewish students

Professor calls for Jewish students to be "boycotted and sanctioned" if "their culture is Zionism."Dan Verbin, 07/06/2021 15:30
Apartment door of Jewish Florida State Uni students defaced with swastikas

Apartment door of Jewish Florida State Uni students defaced with swastikas

Swastikas and the word "Nazi" written in chalk on front door of off-campus Tallahassee apartment shared by two Jewish university students.Dan Verbin, 03/06/2021 17:43
Oxford U student leaders release "inexcusable" solidarity statement

Oxford U student leaders release "inexcusable" solidarity statement

Referring to "destruction of the Al-Aqsa mosque” during Ramadan, statement further singles out and targets Jewish students.Dan Verbin, 12/05/2021 14:57
"Jewish student voices will not be silenced"

"Jewish student voices will not be silenced"

UCL Jewish Society and UJS attack decision of UCL Academic Board to replace the IHRA definition of antisemitism.Yoni Kempinski, 12/02/2021 15:17
Jewish students disrupt Austrian Cabinet minister’s speech

Jewish students disrupt Austrian Cabinet minister’s speech

Jewish students in Vienna protest inclusion in Austrian government of party founded by former Nazis.JTA, 21/02/2018 20:17
World Union of Jewish Students elects Israeli president

World Union of Jewish Students elects Israeli president

Jewish college students from around the world elect Avigayil Benstein as president of the World Union of Jewish Students.JTA, 02/01/2018 16:03
Jewish Vermont college student dies in snowboarding accident

Jewish Vermont college student dies in snowboarding accident

Jewish student at the University of Vermont who was reported missing while snowboarding found dead.JTA, 16/02/2017 02:36
Oxford students to national student leader: Apologize to Jews

Oxford students to national student leader: Apologize to Jews

OUSU stands up for Jewish students, calls on national student leader to apologize or resign for past anti-Semitic statements.Tal Polon, 12/01/2017 12:13
Jewish students threatened in San Francisco

Jewish students threatened in San Francisco

Police arrest at least one suspect after threats to Jewish students at a high school in the San Francisco Bay Area posted on social media.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 07/09/2016 04:16
Pro-PA group denies collecting data on US students

Pro-PA group denies collecting data on US students

Students for Justice in Palestine denies Israeli report that it collected information on Jewish students on campuses in North America.JTA, 19/08/2016 02:28
French Jewish Teen Beaten, Hours After Attack

French Jewish Teen Beaten, Hours After Attack

Jewish teen beaten outside his school in Paris by anti-Semitic gang. Firebomb attack on kosher restaurant just 4 miles away.Cynthia Blank, 10/11/2014 21:27
'When The Sukkahs Come Falling'

'When The Sukkahs Come Falling'

Hassidic folk-rock band Rogers Park release their debut music video "Sukkah's Falling", a parody of the The Beatles "I've Just Seen A Face."Cynthia Blank, 02/10/2014 10:35
Letter Urges Schools to Protect Jewish Students

Letter Urges Schools to Protect Jewish Students

14 organizations unite to send letter calling on US colleges and universities to protect Jewish students from anti-Semitic harassment.Cynthia Blank , 01/10/2014 23:00