Rather than reject harassment and intimidation on campus, those activities should be enshrined as the new norm to be embraced and encouraged by everyone.
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The phrase “anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism” accurately describes concrete reality that cannot be ignored away or shouted down
As I mentioned a couple of weeks back, one BDS “win” that was a bit of a disappointment this academic year was the string of pro-divestment votes that successfully passed in student governments at various schools (notably some of the University of California campuses where divestment had been voted down previously). One reason it’s been […]
Back in high school, I recall a Model United Nations in which the only committee whose members weren’t stoned for the entire week roused up enough energy and creativity to cast a unanimous vote in favor of the UN starting its own Space Fleet. That memory (which I may have tossed into a previous piece […]
I actually took two brief breaks from my hiatus last year to deal with some BDS stories making news. The most recent had to do with the American Studies Associations’ academic boycott, a subject I plan to get to with a series of postings next week. But the other event that caused me to break […]