September 2016 - New battles in Irvine, Knoxville, New Jersey, and around the World
September 6, 2016
As the students prepare to start a new academic year, BDS battles continue to rage unabated.
If you are concerned about anti-Semitism on your campus, or if you seek advice about
, contact us.
Our attorneys and experts are here to help!
Over 50% of
Jewish American college student
s report that they experienced or witnessed anti-Semitism on their campuses during the 2013-2014 academic year. The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights has announced that
campus anti-Semitism “is a serious problem
which warrants further attention.” Campus anti-Semitism can include subjecting Jewish students to
different treatment, harassment, violence or a hostile environment
. In some cases,
campus anti-Semitism is related to anti-Israel sentiment
. In other cases, it is not. For most purposes, we define anti-Semitism according to the
U.S. Department of State
definition of anti-Semitism.
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Advisory Board Spotlight
Alvin H. Rosenfeld
Alvin Rosenfeld is Director of The Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism, the Irving M. Glazer Chair in Jewish Studies and Professor of Jewish Studies and English at Indiana University in Bloomington.
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