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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.

ARTICLES BY: Shiri Moshe

January 19, 2018 6:00 pm

On Anniversary of Women’s March, Progressive Group to Protest as ‘Staunch’ Zionists

As tens of thousands of people prepare to mark the first anniversary of the Women's March with worldwide protests this weekend, one group will join...

January 18, 2018 4:19 pm

Senate Committee Advances Nomination of Kenneth Marcus to Top Civil Rights Post in Education Department

A key Senate committee advanced the nomination of Kenneth Marcus to a top civil rights post in the Department of Education on Thursday, clearing him...

January 17, 2018 4:26 pm

Labour MP to UK Students: Anti-Zionism Is ‘New Antisemitism,’ Must Be Rejected

A British parliamentarian urged the Labour Party to adopt a zero-tolerance attitude toward anti-Zionism, which she called “the new antisemitism” in remarks made on Monday...

January 16, 2018 4:52 pm

Dozens of Advocacy Groups Endorse Jewish Nominee for Top Education Department Civil Rights Post

Dozens of advocacy groups on Monday called for the confirmation of Kenneth Marcus -- a leading figure in efforts to combat campus antisemitism -- to...

January 11, 2018 6:10 pm

South Carolina Governor Urges Passage of Bill to Counter Campus Antisemitism

South Carolina’s governor urged his state's Senate on Wednesday to pass legislation designed to counter campus antisemitism in time for signing on International Holocaust Remembrance...

January 10, 2018 5:55 pm

Students Face Fine or Jail Time for Displaying Israeli Flag at Pro-Palestinian Rally in Vienna

A group of Jewish students responded to a pro-Palestinian rally in Austria last month by displaying an Israeli flag -- and now face a €100...

January 10, 2018 9:36 am

Israel Boycotts Defeated at Modern Language Association, but More Trouble May Be Brewing

While advocates of anti-Israel boycotts at the Modern Language Association (MLA) sustained significant setbacks in 2017, their campaign to isolate the Jewish state may resurface...

January 8, 2018 9:17 pm

Experts Praise Inclusion of Anti-Israel Campus Groups on BDS Blacklist

Experts and activists have praised the Israeli government's inclusion of American anti-Zionist student groups in a new initiative announced on Sunday that will prevent the entry...

January 5, 2018 5:10 pm

Legal Battle Heats Up Over Fordham University Decision to Ban ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’

Fordham University in New York on Wednesday called on a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed over its refusal to recognize a chapter of the...

January 4, 2018 9:06 am

New Report Shows National SJP Leaders Advocating Violence, Expressing Support for Palestinian Terrorism

Activists who helped lead a national anti-Israel conference for students last year have publicly denigrated Jews, advocated violence against Zionists, and praised Palestinian terrorist groups, a...

December 20, 2017 5:14 pm

Texas Imam: Judgment Day Won’t Start ‘Until Muslims Fight the Jews in Palestine’

The founder of an Islamic institute in Houston, Texas claimed that Judgment Day “will not start until Muslims fight the Jews ... in Palestine," during...

December 19, 2017 6:24 pm

Swastika Found at UC-Santa Cruz Days Before Hanukkah, Marking Eleventh Antisemitic Incident Reported in Three Months

A white swastika was found spray-painted at the University of California, Santa Cruz days before the start of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah -- marking...

December 19, 2017 4:58 pm

Technion Becomes First Israeli University to Open Campus in China

The Technion -- Israel Institute of Technology became the first Israeli university to inaugurate a campus in China on Monday. The Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of...

December 18, 2017 6:10 pm

Australian Student Union Condemns Campus Antisemitism Amid Rise in National Incidents

The National Union of Students (NUS) in Australia adopted a resolution on Thursday condemning antisemitism and pledging to counter its rise on university campuses. The motion...


IDF Prepares for New High-Tech Home in Southern Israel’s ‘Silicon Wadi’ - The IDF is gearing up for a major relocation to southern Israel,...

Longtime Supporters of Peace Process: Abbas Is Disqualified as Negotiating Partner - Some prominent Jewish proponents of the decades-long peace process between Israel and...

Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...


On Anniversary of Women’s March, Progressive Group to Protest as R...

As tens of thousands of people prepare to mark the first anniversary of the Women's March with worldwide protests this...

Middle East

Hezbollah Criticizes Lebanon Decision to Allow Spielberg Film

Hezbollah criticized the Lebanese government on Friday for allowing cinemas to screen Steven Spielberg's film "The Post" despite calls for a ban because of the director's links to Israel. The movie...