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Peter Reitzes is a speech-language pathologist in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, who holds an MA degree in his field. Peter is known for advocacy in his field, and on topics related to Israel.

ARTICLES BY: Peter Reitzes

January 15, 2018 1:08 pm

How Boycotting Israel Promotes Violence

Many proponents of the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel unconvincingly state that BDS is nonviolent. Indeed, the BDS movement website boasts that BDS is...

January 10, 2018 1:26 pm

In 2018, Duke University Press Doubles Down on Anti-Israel Bias

I have recently written a series of articles documenting anti-Israel bias, antisemitism and misleading “scholarship” at Duke University Press (DUP). At the end of 2017,...

December 14, 2017 10:04 am

Duke University and the Problem of Antisemitism

Recently, I expressed deep concern in The Algemeiner about Duke University Press (DUP)’s publication of The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability by Jasbir Puar....

December 6, 2017 12:53 pm

Why Did Duke University Press Publish Jasbir Puar’s Fraudulent Anti-Israel Book?

In November, Duke University Press (DUP) published The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability, by Jasbir Puar. In the book, Puar makes the grotesque claims, “Israel...

December 5, 2017 10:36 am

Bedeviled by Anti-Israel Boycotters at Duke

I recently met a couple who told me that their Jewish daughter attends Duke University, which they believe to be a great school for Jewish...

April 4, 2017 6:02 am

The Campus Assault on Free Speech

Like many Americans, I am appalled by recent attacks on free speech at universities. For instance, in February, a scheduled speech by Milo Yiannopoulos was met with...

March 13, 2017 6:23 am

Don’t Stand in Solidarity With Hate

Throughout the past election season and the beginning of the Trump presidency, I have heard a lot of concerns about alt-right hate and antisemitism. Just this past week,...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


Republican Senator Expects Trump to Pull Out of Iran deal: CBS

Republican US Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said he expects President Donald Trump to pull out of the Iran nuclear agreement in May. "The Iran deal...


Security Guard Critically Wounded in Old City Stabbing Attack

A 30-year-old security guard was critically wounded in a stabbing attack on Monday evening in the Old City of Jerusalem. The attack reportedly took place on Hagai Street near the Jewish...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...