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Posts Tagged: UIUC

July 26, 2017 1:52 pm
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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 24, 2017 3:51 pm
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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...

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...

February 8, 2017 10:45 am
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Groups Involved in BDS Campaign on Illinois Campus Use Israeli Tech for Their Websites

Student groups co-sponsoring a new Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel at an Illinois university used Israeli software to build their websites, The Algemeiner has...

February 8, 2017 8:55 am
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Student Group at Illinois U Vows to ‘Expose True Hateful Nature’ of BDS, in Response to Launch of Anti-Israel Divestment Campaign on Campus

One of the heads of a pro-Israel student group told The Algemeiner about a new initiative to "expose the true hateful nature" of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions...

January 1, 2017 6:17 am
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For Jewish Students, Life at College is Better Than You Think

I have lost track of the number of times that I have been asked to address the “Israel issue” at my campus, the University of Illinois at...

Features

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity

JNS.org - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...

Financial Desperation Leads ISIS to Sell Its Own Coins Online

Facing financial setbacks, the Islamic State (ISIS) is turning to more unorthodox methods for raising money: selling its own currency...

Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Israel Make Up Gaza’s ‘Unsolvable Equation’

JNS.org - A Hamas cease-fire with Israel is being undermined by the activities of...

World

US Ambassador to Israel Sends Condolences to Family of Rabbi Killed in Terr...

JNS.org - US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Monday sent a letter of condolence to the family of Rabbi Raziel...

Israel

Netanyahu Says Modi ‘Revolutionizing’ Israel-India Ties, Signs Nine Bil...

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his Indian counterpart, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is “revolutionizing” ties between the nations...

Middle East

Pakistan Clerics Issue Fatwa Against Suicide Bombings

More than 1,800 Pakistani Muslim clerics have issued an Islamic directive, or fatwa, forbidding suicide bombings, in a book unveiled by the government on Tuesday. For years, the South Asian nation...

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