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Shiri Moshe is the senior campus correspondent for The Algemeiner. She formerly worked as an associate editor at The Tower. She holds a BA degree in English and International Studies from Nova Southeastern University. Follow Shiri on Twitter @shirimoshe.

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February 21, 2019 6:48 pm
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Amnesty International Campus Group Torpedoing Creation of Jewish Society at University of Essex, Students Say

Jewish student leaders on Thursday blamed a campus branch of the advocacy group Amnesty International of seeking to block the establishment of a Jewish society at...

February 20, 2019 6:14 pm
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Syracuse University: Granting Credits to Students Interning With BDS Group Doesn’t Mean Endorsing Its Goals

Syracuse University in New York responded on Tuesday to reports that students might receive credits for interning with a local organization that promotes boycotts of...

February 18, 2019 6:59 pm
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Hebrew University Distances Itself From Lecturer Who Said Palestinian Kids Face ‘Death Machine’ in Jerusalem

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem distanced itself from a professor who claimed that the Israeli military was using Palestinian children to test its weapons --...

February 15, 2019 6:25 pm
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Syracuse University Called to Stop Offering Credits for Internships With BDS Group

Syracuse University is being urged to cease granting college credits to students who intern with an activist group that promotes the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment, and sanctions...

February 14, 2019 3:56 pm
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Jewish Community Applauds First Greek Ministry to Adopt IHRA Definition of Antisemitism

The Jewish community in Greece is applauding the General Secretariat for Religious Affairs for adopting an internationally-recognized definition of antisemitism on Monday, calling it a significant...

February 13, 2019 4:34 pm
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‘Destroy Israeli Forces, Free Palestine’ Posters Target Hillel Building at Tufts University

About two dozen offensive posters were found outside the Hillel building at Tufts University in Massachusetts on Tuesday morning, including one calling for a "Free Palestine" and...

February 11, 2019 3:52 pm
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Palestinian Man’s Rape, Murder of Israeli Teenager Condemned by UN, EU Envoys

The recent killing of Israeli teenager Ori Ansbacher in what officials have described as a Palestinian terrorist attack drew increased international condemnation on Monday. Israeli security officials...

January 15, 2019 5:18 pm
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As University of Turin Cancels Event Linking Zionists to Nazis, Some Jewish Advocates Hope for Positive Change

A controversial seminar on Zionism and Nazism that was set to take place at the University of Turin in Italy on Thursday was cancelled amid public...

January 10, 2019 5:07 pm
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British Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Slash Funding to Palestinian Schools That Promote Hate

A bill to prohibit British aid money from funding Palestinian schools that promote violent and discriminatory themes was introduced in parliament on Tuesday. Put forward by...

January 9, 2019 5:18 pm
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UK Education Union Backtracks After Promoting BDS and Pledging to Blacklist Ads From Israeli Companies

The largest education union in the United Kingdom backtracked on a pledge to boycott advertisements from Israeli companies, with its co-head confirming on Wednesday that the...

January 8, 2019 5:03 pm
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Switzerland to Examine Reports That Palestinian Textbooks Promote Violence, Racism

The Swiss government will review reports that the Palestinian curriculum promotes violence, antisemitism, and other themes that undermine a two-state solution to the conflict with...

January 2, 2019 6:32 pm
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Jewish Group Calls for Sanctions Against Ohio Doctor Who Threatened to Give Jews ‘Wrong Meds’

An Ohio doctor accused of making hostile online comments against Jews has drawn widespread scrutiny and condemnation, with her former college expressing shock and a major Jewish group...

December 31, 2018 7:31 pm
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NYU Professor Defends Alice Walker From Antisemitism Accusations by Citing Poem on ‘Zionist Nazis’

A faculty member at New York University has defended renowned author Alice Walker as she faces accusations of antisemitism for promoting a conspiracy theorist and denouncing the Talmud,...

December 28, 2018 3:12 pm
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Arizona Attorney General Argues BDS Seeks to ‘Strengthen’ Terror-Supporting Palestinian Groups

A brief filed last week by Arizona's attorney general maintains that the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel aids terrorists -- potentially marking the...

Culture

Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...

Features

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...

World

Amnesty International Campus Group Torpedoing Creation of Jewish Society at...

Jewish student leaders on Thursday blamed a campus branch of the advocacy group Amnesty International of seeking to block the establishment...

Israel

Snap Poll: New Gantz-Lapid Unity Party Running Six Seats Ahead of Netanyahu...

A poll taken just after the dramatic announcement that two leading Israeli opposition parties will merge for the country's upcoming...

Middle East

Hezbollah Hits Back at US Criticism of Its Role in Lebanon

Hezbollah hit back against American condemnation of its role in Lebanon on Thursday, calling it a "violation of sovereignty," after the US expressed concern over the organization's expanding influence. After meeting...

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