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Actionable steps need to be taken to solve bias at IC

By | Oct 2, 2020

Why must the college be called out in a public forum for it to recognize that campus is not a safe and inclusive space for all?


New club aims to amplify Jewish student voices

By | Oct 1, 2020

The Jewish Student Union (JSU) is a new organization at Ithaca College with the goal of amplifying Jewish student voices.


Commentary: IC ignores Jewish community’s concerns

By | Mar 4, 2020

My experience is that the religious needs and concerns of Jewish students have repeatedly ignored and marginalized by the campus administration.


Facebook group draws attention to anti-Semitic hate crimes

By | Jan 22, 2020

Jennifer Herzog operates a Facebook page called “Awake to Fight Hate” that informs its approximately 1,500 followers about instances of an anti-Semitism.


Letter to the Editor: Politics professor responds to Ithacan editorial

By | Apr 21, 2019

I also hesitated to say anything because Muslims who support the right of Palestinian people to their homes and homeland are invariably dubbed anti-Semitic.


Commentary: Ilhan Omar’s critique of AIPAC is anti-Semitic

By | Mar 24, 2019

ismissing the criticism Omar has received as unjustified is disheartening, but understandable, given that not everyone is aware of the legacy of anti-Zionism’s relationship with anti-Semitism.


Ilhan Omar is right to criticize AIPAC

By | Feb 19, 2019

Omar shouldn’t have apologized for her remarks on AIPAC. And I’m glad to see her and Tlaib become the first two American politicians refusing to toe the pro-Israel line.  


Commentary: Progressive circles need to listen to Jewish people

By | Dec 12, 2018

Until each side acknowledges the other’s narrative and rights and ties to the same land, this conversation is going nowhere.


Commentary: Pro-Palestinian activism is not anti-Semitism

Equating Palestinian activism to anti-Semitism is highly unfair because it targets those who are fighting for human rights for all people.


Tragedy shouldn’t be old news

By | Nov 6, 2018

Our choice to ignore hate and sadness means that we choose to prevent possible progress. We have a responsibility to treat tragedy with the gravity it deserves.


Commentary: Remember their names

By | Oct 31, 2018

We must all do our part to ensure that the victims are remembered and that we do not surrender to intimidation or fear.


Cornell professor shares story about being Jewish in Egypt

By | Sep 30, 2018

Cohen, emeritus professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Cornell University, recently visited Ithaca College on Sept. 24 to share his experiences as a Jewish-Egyptian re