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Jewish Voice for Peace’s long embrace of convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 8:15pm 3/12/2017 at 8:15pm

Rasmea Odeh will be a featured speaker at the 2017 annual meeting of Jewish Voice for Peace in Chicago, March 31st – April 2nd.

The invitation has created controversy, particularly after Rasmea’s involvement in the March 8, 2017, International Women’s Strike and Day Without A Woman created widespread media attention.

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India: Muslim Group calls for beheading of Canadian host of Indian TV Show

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 5:00pm 2/25/2017 at 5:00pm
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An Indian Muslim group has called for the beheading of Canadian author and broadcaster Tarek Fatah. Fatah, a prominent critic of Islam, had recently started hosting a talk show on an Indian news channel.

The Muslim organisation, All-India Faisan-e-Madina Council, placed a bounty of 1,000,786 Indian Rupees on the head of Fatah for...

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Hillary Clinton to Deliver Commencement Address at Wellesley College

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 3:00pm 2/2/2017 at 3:00pm

Good for her. She has to do something with her time now that she’s not going to be president, right?

CNN reports:

Hillary Clinton to give Wellesley College commencement address

Hillary Clinton, whose first-ever student commencement speech at Wellesley College in 1969 kicked off her storied career, will be the college’s 2017 commencement speaker.

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UNH Official Facebook Page Caught Asking Students to Protest Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/21/2016 at 12:00pm

Would it surprise you to learn that it was the Facebook page for the Women’s Studies department? The University of New Hampshire has since apologized.

The Daily Caller reports:

Public University Asks Students To Protest Trump

he University of New Hampshire (UNH) has issued an apology after one of its official Facebook pages was...

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Chilean Mothers Amplify Preborn Heartbeats to Protest Abortion

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 7:30pm 11/1/2016 at 7:30pm
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Reivindica Feminist Movement, a Chilean women’s movement comprised of pro-life feminists and other mothers, held a powerful protest last month. Strapping fetal heart beat monitors to their bellies, pregnant women gave their preborn children a voice.

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New object of hate: Guy who complained about older women in Yoga pants

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 5:45pm 10/22/2016 at 5:45pm
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The internet moves from object of hate, to object of hate.

Perhaps a prime example was Justine Sacco, who after tweeting an ambiguous, clearly satirical message about AIDS that some people interpreted as racist, found herself...

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Germany Adds Stricter Rape Laws After Migrant Attacks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 1:00pm 7/7/2016 at 1:00pm

Believe it or not, Germany never had decent rape laws until now. It took numerous rapes and sexual assaults for the country to establish a “No means No” law.

Now a woman can claim she was raped even if she did not fight...

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ALERT: Anthropologists begin voting on anti-Israel boycott

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 5:45pm 4/19/2016 at 5:45pm
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This post is an update on the upcoming vote to boycott Israeli universities at the American Anthropological Association (AAA). For previous coverage, see here and here.

As a reminder, at...

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“Periods for Pence” trolls Indiana Governor over Abortion Law

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 7:30pm 4/9/2016 at 7:30pm
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In March, Indiana governor Mike Pence signed into law, HEA 1337, abortion restrictions related to diagnoses of Down’s syndrome and other disabilities, selective abortion based on race or gender, and on the disposal of fetal remains (they are to be interred or cremated under the new law). At the time, Governor ...

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ALERT – NYU Grad Student Union BDS Vote Mid-April

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 8:35pm 3/30/2016 at 8:35pm
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We reported previously on the deceptive anti-Israel Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign at NYU, in which BDS supporters try to co-opt unrelated divestment movements, such as fossil fuel.

This campaign has now morphed into a boycott petition at NYU’s Graduate Student Union (GSOC-UAW Local 2110). Meanwhile the deceptive tactics continue.

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Vassar faculty-sponsored anti-Israel event erupts in controversy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 8, 2016 at 8:40am 2/8/2016 at 8:40am
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Once again, Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, is mired in controversy regarding anti-Israel activities on campus involving Vassar faculty.

The controversy surrounds the February 3, 2016, appearance of Rutgers Associate Professor Jasbir Puar at the invitation of several Vassar departments, including Jewish Studies.

At the outset of the appearance, according to the Vassar...

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ALERT: Faculty Association anti-Israel Boycott season has started

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 8:00pm 11/15/2015 at 8:00pm

The academic year in progress features several Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) resolutions to boycott Israeli universities by major academic professional organizations, as well as preparatory boycott activity to lead up to votes in future years.

Here is the schedule, in chronological order, based upon what we now know:

1. National Women’s...

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Feminist Icon Criticizes “Rape Culture” Activism

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 9:30am 9/20/2015 at 9:30am

Susan Brownmiller wrote the 1975 book Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape which set the stage for much of today’s feminism. She is not, however, a huge fan of everything espoused by today’s feminists, including slut walks and rape culture activism.

Katie Van Syckle of New York Mag recently interviewed her....

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Meet the Democrats chummy with Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 7:45pm 7/15/2015 at 7:45pm

Tuesday brought with it a devastating news cycle. Video footage showed a Planned Parenthood doctor munching on salad, sipping red wine, casually chatting about harvesting baby hearts and livers for cash.

Towards the end of the video footage, the undercover videographers approach Planned Parenthood President, Cecile Richards (Daughter of Former Texas Governor...

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“American Woman” ad is real feminism…in beast mode

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 6, 2015 at 8:30am 7/6/2015 at 8:30am

If you’ve been away from all technology (and nestled comfortably under a rock) since Sunday afternoon, you should know that the US women’s soccer team dominated Japan in the final match of the World Cup 5-2. It was a big deal:

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Colorado’s NARAL chapter makes disturbing admission

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 20, 2015 at 4:30pm 4/20/2015 at 4:30pm

Earlier today, Colorado’s chapter of the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League, or NARAL, tweeted a disturbing admission in response to a bill currently rattling around in the state house.

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How to correctly express approval at a feminist conference

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:00pm 3/27/2015 at 1:00pm

Earlier this week, British feminists made mock-worthy headlines due to a request made at the Nation Union of Student’s women’s conference.

The request?

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