Academia

      Anti-Israel Indoctrination Continues In Newton Public High School

      The anti-Israel indoctrination of high school students in Newton, Massachusetts continues. A teacher inculcates students with a deeply flawed history of the Arab-Israeli conflict in a senior elective class, while the superintendent assures parents that all is well.

      Naomi Shihab Nye: Maligning Israel for Young Readers

      The books we read as children stay with us all our lives. In our earliest stories, big, bad wolves threaten innocent children and we learn to despise them – replace that wolf with an Israeli soldier. That is the danger of the writings of Palestinian-American children’s poet and novelist Naomi Shihab Nye.

      Academia and the Dehumanization of Jews

      The event instead turned into an exposé of the dangerous and violent bigotry of anti-Israel extremists on campuses. Featuring university professors, students, and alumni – and even representatives of terrorist-linked groups – the virtual event illustrated a growing trend of academics attempting to normalize antisemitism and even terrorism.

      In NY Times, Hagiography of a Hatemonger Misinforms Readers

      The New York Times tells readers that Refaat Alareer, a professor who who incessantly dehumanizes "Zios" on Twitter, is a different man in the classroom, teaching students to appreciate Israeli poetry and, through, that, to humanize Israelis. This, though, is pure fiction. (Updated with information on newspaper's Editors' Note)

      False Accusations Repudiated at Wiesel Memorial Lecture

      Elisha Wiesel, son of Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate, Elie Wiesel had a powerful message for students at Boston University on November 8, 2021. "My father believed in the power of students, especially at this university. You all have choices to make. I know my father's legacy and I am doing my best to live it. I know you will too," he said.

      Elisha Wiesel to Speak at BU Memorial Lecture on Monday, Nov. 8

      Elisha Wiesel, son of Auschwitz survivor and Nobel Laureate Eli Wiesel, will be speaking at a memorial lecture offered in his father’s name at Boston University on Monday Nov. 8, 2021. Elisha Wiesel’s lecture comes at a particularly dramatic time. Last week, BU hosted Rev. William Barber II, well known for his anti-Israel polemics, as an Elie Wiesel Memorial speaker

      CAMERA Op Ed: Oberlin Protects Professor Who Supported Mass Murder and Violence in Iran

      The Board of Trustees at Oberlin must be very proud — because the college has now given cover to a former Iranian diplomat who called for Israel’s destruction at the UN, and according to Amnesty International, worked to obscure a round of mass murders perpetrated in 1988. These days, the professor in question — Mohammad Jafar Mahallati — is preaching a message of “friendship” to his students at Oberlin, as if he never uttered the hateful things he said about Israel, or covered up mass murder.