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Posts Tagged: university of sydney

May 26, 2022 5:38 pm

University of Melbourne Student Union Reverses Course on BDS After Backlash

Australian Jewish leaders on Thursday welcomed a decision by the University of Melbourne Student Union (UMSU) to scrap a motion endorsing the boycott, divestment, sanctions...

May 29, 2019 4:40 pm

University of Sydney Says No Current Threat After Convicted Terrorist Said He Planned to Kill Jewish Students With Machete

The University of Sydney in Australia expressed support for its Jewish community this week following reports that a former student planned to attack his Jewish...

May 27, 2019 12:50 pm

Convicted Australian Terrorist Planned to Kill Jewish University Students in ‘Revenge for Palestine’

An Australian man who stabbed his neighbor in 2016 said he originally planned to attack Jewish students at the University of Sydney. Ihsas Khan was found guilty...

February 14, 2019 5:02 pm

University of Sydney Fires Controversial Academic Over Image of Swastika on Israeli Flag

The University of Sydney has fired a controversial faculty member who shared an image of an Israeli flag superimposed with a Nazi swastika during a...

June 8, 2018 5:59 pm

University of Sydney Student Newspaper Features Suicide Bomber With AK-47 Who Killed Israeli, Lebanese Troops

A University of Sydney student newspaper drew controversy after it featured a female suicide bomber who killed Israeli and Christian Lebanese forces on the cover...

April 12, 2018 5:06 pm

40 University of Sydney Academics Pledge to Boycott Israel

Over 40 staff members at the University of Sydney in Australia have vowed to avoid collaborating with Israeli academic institutions and their leaders, in support...

September 5, 2016 2:37 pm

Thousands of Fliers Promoting Holocaust Denial Secretly Distributed Across Australian Campuses

Thousands of fliers promoting Holocaust denial have been distributed secretly across Australian college campuses over the past year, an Australia-based correspondent for BuzzFeed News reported on Sunday. According...

August 28, 2016 5:46 am

Report: Non-Jewish U of Sydney Student Linking Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism Interrupted During Presentation, Given Low Grade

A University of Sydney student was prevented from completing a Holocaust-studies presentation highlighting links between modern antisemitism and anti-Zionism, the Australian Jewish News (AJN) reported on Thursday.   According to...

May 1, 2015 1:40 pm

University of Sydney Staff Thinks Antisemitism Has a Place on Campus

University of Sydney staff argued that supporters of the Islamic State be given a platform to "express" antisemitism, reported on Friday. "I would say yes,...


Qatari Sheikh Submits Fifth Bid to Buy Manchester United Soccer Team From Jewish Owners

Billionaire and Qatari Sheikh Jassim Bin Hamad Al Thani submitted earlier...

‘I’m Going to Miami’ – Messi Confirms Move to MLS

Lionel Messi on Wednesday announced that he intends to join Major League Soccer...


US Government Investigating SUNY New Paltz for Antisemitic Discrimination

The US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is investigating State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz to determine whether it refused to intervene when Jewish students...


‘Widening Circle of Peace:’ Israeli Officials Welcomed in Morocco

  i24 News - Israel’s National Security Advisor Tzachi Hanegbi was received by Morcco’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita in Rabat on Wednesday for a historic visit that symbolized growing ties between the...

Middle East

Iran Reopens Embassy in Saudi Arabia as Saudis Seek Regional Recalibration

Iran on Tuesday reopened its embassy in Saudi Arabia, marking the beginning of the end of a seven-year diplomatic freeze between the two regional rivals. The opening follows an agreement mediated...

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