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Cornell President to Students for Justice in Palestine: “I must reject your call for BDS-related divestment”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 9:00pm 2/28/2019 at 9:00pm

At Cornell University, a coalition of student groups led by Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) has launched a BDS campaign through a Facebook announcement and a letter delivered to Cornell University President Martha Pollack.

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Students for Justice in Palestine hijacks #MillionStudentMarch, blames Zionists for tuition problems

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 13, 2015 at 11:30am 11/13/2015 at 11:30am

Students for Justice in Palestine is a national organization with dozens of campus chapters, and growing.

SJP has been the subject of numerous posts here because of its highly aggressive, sometimes blatantly anti-Semitic, antics, such as when Vassar SJP spread a Nazi cartoon and UC-Davis SJP taunted Jewish students with chants of...

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We made the national Students for Justice in Palestine enemies list

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 8:50pm 10/25/2014 at 8:50pm

We made the Students for Justice in Palestine Zionist enemies list.

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Vassar President condemns “racist, anti-Semitic graphic” posted by Students for Justice in Palestine

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:29pm 5/14/2014 at 10:29pm

Earlier today I posted how Vassar anti-Israel group’s unhinged social media sparks student bias complaints.  The social media campaign by SJP initially was a reaction to my speech at Vassar on May 5 against the boycott of Israel, and then grew more vitriolic in the following days.

The following email was just send...

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I’ll be speaking at the Department of Justice Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism on July 15

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7:30pm 7/11/2019 at 7:30pm
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The U.S. Department of Justice is holding a Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism on July 15 in D.C.

I was asked to speak at the event. The full Agenda and speaker list is at the bottom of this post.

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Students Protest Oberlin College Commencement Speaker From Apple

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 8:00am 6/4/2019 at 8:00am
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The underlying message of a protest like this is that the protesters believe they are more important than the graduation ceremony. It’s a selfish act. Also, be sure to check our continuing coverage of Gibson Bakery vs. Oberlin.

The Chronicle reports:

Oberlin College students protest commencement speaker

During the Oberlin College commencement speech led...

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College Students and Profs Sign Letter Calling CNN Racist for Firing Marc Lamont Hill

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/6/2018 at 12:00pm
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It’s funny to see CNN become the target of something they have accused so many others of being.

Campus Reform reports:

Profs, students: CNN ‘racist’ for Marc Lamont Hill firing

More than 500 students, nearly 200 professors, and dozens of student groups have signed a letter to CNN, condemning the media titan’s firing of...

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New study: BDS activists hostile toward Jewish students, not just Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 6:00pm 8/12/2018 at 6:00pm

For many years we’ve been documenting anti-Israel activity on U.S. university and college campuses, typically part of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and carried out by student groups like Students for Justice in Palestine.

In these prior posts we’ve described many instances when this Israel-related activism has crossed over the...

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Columbia Students and Professors Boycott Bookstore for Supporting Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 10:00am 1/20/2018 at 10:00am

The left wing mob at Columbia is targeting a nearby business for believing Israel has the right to exist. How progressive.

Campus Reform reports:

Students, profs boycott bookstore for supporting Israel

More than 170 members of the Columbia University community have signed onto a petition calling for a boycott of a local bookstore for...

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Penn Students Hold Discussion on ‘Environmental Racism’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/7/2017 at 1:30pm
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This sounds like a thinly veiled disguise for an anti-Israel event.

Campus Reform reports:

Penn students educate on ‘environmental racism’

The student group Fossil Free Penn held a discussion on environmental racism as part of its weeklong engagement project called “Divestfest” Wednesday afternoon.

About a dozen students participated in the event, detailing how the negative...

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Cornell Faculty “Take A Knee” protest hijacked, Professor leads chant of “Free Palestine”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 2:25pm 9/27/2017 at 2:25pm

On the Cornell University campus, today, we witnessed what has become an all-to-frequent hijacking of other “social justice” causes to turn them against Israel.

This is not really surprising, given the history of the anti-Israel movement.

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Social Justice Movement Linked to Anti-Semitism on College Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 10:30am 7/25/2017 at 10:30am

Emily Jones of CBN News has written an enlightening piece on the connections between the social justice movement and the rise of anti-Semitism on college campuses.

The New ‘Social Justice Movement’ – Why Colleges Are the Breeding Ground for Anti-Semitism

They hung up their swastikas. They threatened their Jewish class mates. They chanted...

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WATCH: Pro-Israel Cornell students joyously sing and dance in face of anti-Israel “die in”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 8:30pm 5/4/2017 at 8:30pm

At Cornell we mostly have great students. This is a story about some of those great students at an Israel Independence Day event who reacted in a powerful way when a small group of students from the anti-Israel Students for Justice in Palestine disrupted the event.

You may recall that there have...

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Anti-Israel Kent State Students want Golda Meir Quote Removed (UPDATE – Rejected)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/15/2016 at 1:30pm

Golda Meir was the first female Prime Minister of Israel. What happened to all that talk about how important it is to break the glass ceiling?

Cleveland.com reports:

Kent State students want quote by former Israeli prime minister...

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Pro-Israel students plan counter-programming and protest at SJP annual conf

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 9:05pm 11/1/2016 at 9:05pm
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So this is interesting.

Students for Justice in Palestine and its related groups are responsible for much if not most of the anti-Israel activity on campuses. We have documented dozens of incidents of intimidation and violence, scroll through our SJP Tag.

For additional background, see reports by The Tower Magazine, The ADL, NGO...

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Anti-Israel students ambush, attack Jewish Movie Screening at UC-Irvine

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 20, 2016 at 11:35am 5/20/2016 at 11:35am

Two student groups at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), ambushed a movie screening held by Students Supporting Israel (SSI).

Republican National Committee member Shawn Steel, who was on campus for a Campus Reform meeting, posted this video on Facebook:

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Dozens of groups support plea for help from Vassar Jewish students

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 1:00pm 5/12/2016 at 1:00pm

Late last month, Vassar College students narrowly rejected a proposed Israel-boycott.

Legal Insurrection led the way in exposing anti-Israel and anti-Semitic activity at Vassar over the past two years. Key parts of the problem were vocal faculty who were hostile to Israel and favorable towards the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement....

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