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Rachel Frommer is the campus correspondent for The Algemeiner. She holds a BA in English literature from Touro College.

ARTICLES BY: Rachel Frommer


June 26, 2017 3:01 pm
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UK Haredi Elementary School Fails Government Inspection for Not Teaching About Sexual Orientation, Gender Reassignment

A haredi elementary school in London has failed an inspection for the third time because it does not teach students about sexual identity and gender...

June 23, 2017 3:23 pm
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Teachers From Four Countries and Across Religious Spectrum Gather for Israel Education Workshop Focusing on ‘History, Not Narrative’

Pre-collegiate teachers from four countries and across religious denominations will gather Sunday to learn how to educate students about Israel, an organizer of the one-week program told The...

June 23, 2017 1:45 pm
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Leading Researcher on Campus Jewish Life Rejects Report of ‘Devastating Loss’ of Support for Israel Among Young Jews

A leading social scientist and researcher of campus Jewish life told The Algemeiner on Thursday that a new report claiming there has been a "devastating loss"...

June 23, 2017 12:08 pm
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Jewish Students at French University Fail Exams Due to Administration’s Refusal to Make Shabbat Accommodations

Hundreds of France's Jewish students are finding themselves in an impossible situation. In a country where tests are frequently scheduled for Saturdays and administrators are wary of making accommodations...

June 22, 2017 3:01 pm
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New UK Student Leader Speaks at ‘Women in Jewish Leadership’ Event, In First Public Appearance Since Election to Head NUS

The incoming president of the UK's largest student group spoke at an event this week promoting gender equality in the Jewish community, in her first public appearance...

June 21, 2017 1:53 pm
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Trinity College Professor With Anti-Israel Track Record Calls for Death of ‘Inhuman’ White People After Scalise Shooting

A Trinity College professor with a track record of involvement in anti-Israel activities has written on social media that white people are "inhuman a-holes" and need to "die,"...

June 21, 2017 11:58 am
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Protesters Disrupt Israeli Lawmaker Giving Lecture at Berlin’s Humboldt University, Call Her ‘Child Killer’

A member of the Israeli Knesset was called a "child killer" by protesters who shouted her down during a lecture on Tuesday at Berlin's Humboldt University, the Hebrew news...

June 21, 2017 10:51 am
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British Paper Highlights Son of Labour Leader’s ‘Badass’ Role in Staging of University of York Play Viewed as Antisemitic

A new Telegraph profile of UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's son noted his "badass" role last year in staging a play at his university that some have condemned as antisemitic. The Telegraph's description...

June 20, 2017 5:02 pm
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UC-Irvine Student Leader: SJP Allegations of Sexism and Racism Against IDF Troops Who Visited Campus Are ‘Blatant Lies’

A student leader at the University of California-Irvine (UCI) has vigorously rejected allegations from the school's Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) chapter that IDF soldiers who visited...

June 20, 2017 3:58 pm
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University of Houston Hillel ‘Very Concerned’ by Upcoming On-Campus National Students for Justice in Palestine Conference

The director of the University of Houston (UH) Hillel center told The Algemeiner on Tuesday he was "very concerned" by the announcement of a notorious national anti-Israel...

June 19, 2017 4:37 pm
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San Francisco State University Hit by Lawsuit Brought by Students, Community Members Alleging ‘Anti-Jewish Animus’

San Francisco State University (SFSU) was hit by a lawsuit on Monday brought by students and local community members accusing the school of "an extremely disturbing and consistent...

June 19, 2017 1:29 pm
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Ontario Jewish Day School Struck With Third Apparent Antisemitic Incident in Under a Month

A swastika was recently found near an Ontario Jewish day school, marking what some have described as the third antisemitic incident at the institution within a month,...

June 16, 2017 4:26 pm
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Academic Association to Vote on Removing Censure of University of Illinois Over Expulsion of Professor for Vehement Anti-Israel Tweets

A committee of a leading US academic freedom organization has recommended its members vote to lift a two-year censure of the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign...

June 16, 2017 2:54 pm
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Pitzer College Board of Trustees Overturns Student Government Pro-BDS Vote

The Pitzer College board of trustees announced on Friday that, following "careful consideration," it had decided to "rescind...and declare...to be of no effect" a student...

Features

‘Whitewashed’: The Sordid Story of UK Labour Party Antisemitism Laid Bare

"Just sitting in the early morning light, looking out over my beautiful garden,...

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

Israel’s Recent Response to Syrian Mortars Deemed ‘Old Policy’

JNS.org - Mortar shells fired from Syria into the Israeli Golan Heights on Saturday...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Anti-Israel Media Bias Rooted in Preconceived N...

Anti-Israel media bias is rooted in a culture in which “a certain narrative is imposed upon the journalistic community and...

Israel

Mariah Carey, Citing ‘Love Affair’ With Israel, Promotes New Dead Sea C...

JNS.org - Five-time Grammy Award winning pop diva Mariah Carey arrived in Israel this week to promote her new line of...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Approves Deal to Hand Over Strategic Red Sea Islands to Saud...

JNS.org - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ratified a treaty that hands over two strategic islands in the Red Sea to...

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