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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

July 26, 2017 1:52 pm

Anti-Israel Professor Announces He’s Leaving Academia, Blames ‘Zionists’ for Inability to Find Job

A professor who gained attention in 2014 for a series of controversial tweets about Jews and Israel has announced that he is leaving academia, and blamed Zionists...

July 25, 2017 4:21 pm

Local Rabbi Condemns California Imam’s Comments ‘Inciting Hatred, Violence Against Jews’

The director of the Chabad center serving the University of California-Davis told The Algemeiner on Tuesday that he was "taking seriously" a Friday sermon made by the imam...

July 24, 2017 3:51 pm

Amid Temple Mount Tensions, Anti-Israel Student Groups in US Celebrate Palestinian Violence Against Jewish State

Anti-Zionist student groups are taking to social media to celebrate Palestinian violence against Israel as tensions in the Middle East have continued to escalate following the recent...

July 21, 2017 4:09 pm

Canadian University Condemned for Alleged Role in Assisting Anti-Israel UN Mandate

The University of Western Ontario was slammed on Friday by multiple Jewish rights groups for its alleged role in assisting the United Nations Human Rights Council...

July 21, 2017 1:33 pm

New Study: Pupils of Hardline Islamic Background Behind Rise in Antisemitism at Berlin’s Schools

The results of a survey released this week in Berlin asserted that the city's schools have seen the rise of widespread antisemitism, often instigated by students following...

July 20, 2017 3:36 pm

Ahead of Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh’s Imminent Deportation From US, Supporters Plan ‘Farewell’ Event in Chicago Starring Angela Davis

A convicted Palestinian terrorist set to be deported after spending over two decades in the US will be seen off by supporters next month in Chicago at a...

July 20, 2017 12:51 pm

‘Anti-Normalization’ Said to Be Emerging as Top Challenge for Pro-Israel Students on US College Campuses

"Anti-normalization," the newest buzzword surrounding university politics, may usurp the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement as the leading challenge facing pro-Israel students, Jewish campus leaders told The Algemeiner this...

July 19, 2017 4:14 pm

Australian University Urged to Distance Itself From Pro-BDS ‘Israel Hate Fest’ Being Hosted by Peace Studies Department

Australia's University of Sydney has been called on to distance itself from a pro-BDS conference to be hosted later this month by the school's Department of Peace...

July 14, 2017 1:35 pm

Group Associated With BDS Activist Linda Sarsour Announces Intention to Turn Over Funds Promised to Historic Jewish Cemetery

An organization associated with Palestinian-American BDS activist Linda Sarsour announced its intention on Wednesday to turn over funds promised to a historic Jewish cemetery in Colorado, one day after The Algemeiner...

July 13, 2017 1:55 pm

Zionist Activist Group Claims Victory in Lawsuit Against Canadian Student Government That Banned It From Campus

A Zionist activist group has claimed victory in a lawsuit it brought against a Canadian university's student government, after the organization was banned from campus last year because...

July 12, 2017 4:35 pm

Covert Watchdog Calls Founder of Students for Justice in Palestine ‘Most Dangerous Professor in America’

Anonymous campus watchdog group Canary Mission named the founder of the Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) movement "The Most Dangerous Professor in America" on Wednesday. The...

July 12, 2017 12:57 pm

Jewish, Zionist Groups Call for Canadian University to Take Down Art Exhibit Created By Sister of Palestinian Terrorist

Jewish and pro-Israel groups have called on Canada's Western University to take down an art exhibit, created by the sister of a Palestinian terrorist, currently...

July 11, 2017 5:29 pm

Colorado Jewish Cemetery Promised $100,000 by BDS Activist Linda Sarsour in March 2017 Says Money Still Hasn’t Arrived

A Jewish cemetery in Colorado that has fallen into severe disrepair has yet to receive a check for some $100,000 from a group associated with Palestinian-American...

July 11, 2017 3:06 pm

Ontario Ministry of Education Corrects Elementary School Textbook That Named Israel as Country Using ‘Child Soldiers’

The Ontario Ministry of Education has been working to correct an elementary school textbook used in hundreds of school which named Israel as one of the countries where "child soldiers" have been...


Activist Showcases 70 Israeli Destinations in Project for Israel’s Independence Day

A Florida-based pro-Israel activist has launched a project showcasing 70 locations...

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’...


Taylor Force Act Hits Snag in Senate, as Pro-Israel Groups Urge Passage - Amid never-ending speculation over the release of President Donald Trump’s anticipated Israeli-Palestinian...

Study: Latest Palestinian Textbooks Show Increased Indoctrination to Jihad and Martyrdom - In July 2017, the Palestinian Authority (PA) schoolbooks for the...

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...


After Anti-Israel Referendums, University Leaders Defend Academic Freedom, ...

The leaders of universities where anti-Israel referendums were considered this month recently spoke out in defense of academic freedom and...


Tech Billionaire Elon Musk Salutes Israel as ‘Technological Power,...

Silicon Valley billionaire Elon Musk believes that Israel is a "technological power" with a bright future, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

Middle East

Israel Admits Bombing Syrian Nuclear Reactor in 2007, Warns Iran

Israel for the first time admitted that it bombed a suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007 and said on Wednesday the strike should be a warning to Iran that it would...