Tag Archives: anti-Semitism

Anti-Zionism Anti-Semitism (Stanford)

The dreary and now almost predictable slipping of anti-Zionism into anti-Semitism continues, this one at Stanford. It’s the idea expressed by a member of the ASSU student Senate that Jewish control of the media and of government is an open question. In … Continue reading

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(BDS) UC Regents Report (Free Speech & Intolerance on Campus)

The regents of the University of California passed today the “Regents Policy: Principles Against Intolerance.”  It is a circumspect statement condemning anti-Semitism while upholding in no uncertain terms the principles of free and critical speech. Instead of muddling into the … Continue reading

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(Adjacent Intersectional Terrain) Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionism (Joy Karega at Oberlin College)

Hoping to open up lines of dialogue, a recent alumna sends a genuine personal FB message to a professor who has now gone on public record making incendiary statements about Israel, Jews, money, power, malevolence. You can read about it … Continue reading

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Humor, Objects, Anti-Semitism (BDS & More Steven Salaita)

An old bit from the department of BDS and anti-Zionism, as it reflects on questions riling everyone up about BDS-anti-Zionism, Jews, anti-Semitism, and the left. It’s an old piece, but it explains a lot. Yes, the Dictator was and remains … Continue reading

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American Jews & The Left (Inside or Out)

Do you join the righteous fray, oppose this form of organization, or look the other way and wait for it to blow over? Placed in a tough and increasingly narrow corner between Israel and anti-Zionism, the left as a whole and … Continue reading

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Son of Saul (Art At Auschwitz)

Who cares about the Holocaust anymore? Who goes to see a Holocaust movie and what does one want from it? These were my thoughts going in to see Laszlo Nemes’ Son of Saul this afternoon. For some time now, so … Continue reading

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National Women’s Studies Association BDS (Jewish Invisibility & Anti-Semitism)

Does intersectional analysis mean that “Zionists” are the intersection of everything? Yes, Israel and Palestine is a feminist issue to which one might have hoped that feminist scholarship and activism will continue to contribute important critical and constructive resources. But … Continue reading

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