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Posts Tagged: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

January 25, 2024 12:11 pm

Office for Civil Rights Investigating Antisemitism at Ohio State University

Federal scrutiny of antisemitism on American college campuses continues with the US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announcing earlier this month that...

January 24, 2024 9:20 am

Anti-Defamation League Launches New Antisemitism Awareness Campaign

Amid an explosion of antisemitic outrages at US colleges and universities, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on Wednesday announced a new campaign calling on higher education...

December 22, 2023 2:56 pm

‘Too Few Consequences’: ADL Tells US Colleges to Protect Jewish Students’ Civil Rights, Crack Down on Antisemitism

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on Thursday called out American colleges and universities in an open letter, reminding them of their obligation under Title VI of...

December 14, 2023 7:32 am

Biden Administration Again Delays Civil Rights Protections Against Antisemitism

The administration of US President Joe Biden has once again delayed issuing new federal regulations that would apply the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition...

August 25, 2023 5:12 pm

‘Mixed Bag’: New US Education Department Guidance Both Helps, Harms Jewish Community, Ex-Top Official Says

A new "Dear Colleague" letter issued by the US Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) includes a "mixed bag" of measures that will...

July 27, 2023 4:20 pm

‘The News That They Needed to Hear’: US Advocates for Jews on Campus Testify Before Knesset on University Antisemitism

American nonprofit leaders on Tuesday testified before an Israeli parliamentary committee to discuss rising antisemitism on American college campuses. Convened by the Knesset Committee on Immigration,...

May 11, 2023 11:40 am

US Lawmakers Briefed by White House on Forthcoming Antisemitism National Strategy

Members of the Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Antisemitism on Wednesday met with White House officials to discuss the Biden administration's forthcoming national strategy to...

January 12, 2023 1:59 pm

George Washington University Ignored Professor’s Antisemitism, Says New Civil Rights Complaint

A Jewish nonprofit has filed a civil rights complaint against George Washington University (GWU), alleging that it neglected to protect students from a psychology professor...

January 19, 2021 9:57 am

Georgia Tech Embraces IHRA Definition of Antisemitism After Hillel Director Barred From ‘Palestine 101’ Event

One year after allegations that the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) had refused to protect the civil rights of Jewish students and faculty on...

December 25, 2019 11:54 am

What Will Trump’s Executive Order on Antisemitism Mean for Jewish Students?

Since its announcement earlier this month, US President Donald Trump's executive order on combating antisemitism has drawn both praise and criticism, underscoring the tensions that...

August 21, 2018 7:09 am

Pro-Israel Groups Urge President of NYU to Act on Discriminatory Statement - With the academic year about to begin, Israel advocacy groups, including the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law (LDB), StandWithUs (SWU), and Alums for Campus Fairness (ACF),...

January 19, 2017 8:28 am

Campus Watchdogs Laud Fordham University’s Decision to Ban Notoriously Anti-Israel Student Group

Watchdogs lauded the recent decision by a New York academic institution to prevent a notoriously anti-Israel group from organizing on its campus. AMCHA Initiative co-founder Tammi Rossman-Benjamin and others...

February 24, 2016 3:00 pm

Major Jewish Organization Demands CUNY Investigate Anti-Israel Student Group’s ‘Hateful, Divisive, Antisemitic’ Activities

Jewish students face a hostile and intimidating climate across the campuses of The City University of New York (CUNY), according to a letter that a...


IDF Announces Major Eyal Shuminov Killed by Anti-Tank Missile in Gaza

  i24 News - During a raid on Gaza's Zeytun neighborhood, Major Eyal Shuminov of the Givati Brigade was tragically killed by an anti-tank missile. The incident occurred when IDF forces identified...


Israeli Navy Conducts Exercises Amid Rising Tensions in The North

i24 News - The Israeli Navy's fleet of missile boats has recently undertaken extensive exercises, as confirmed by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) on Friday. The maneuvers come in the wake of...

Middle East

Iraqi Kurdish PM Cancels Meeting With Iran Minister in Protest Over Attack

Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Masrour Barzani canceled a meeting with Iran's foreign minister at the World Economic Forum at Davos in Switzerland in protest over Iranian missile strikes on the...

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