The nephew of a terrorist victim said he proceeded after learning that a professor had endorsed Hamas’ military wing “with impunity.
Jewish groups had criticized the university for inviting the prime minister, who has repeatedly made anti-Jewish comments.
Hamid Dabashi has frequently been criticized for his anti-Israel statements.
The office of a Jewish professor at Columbia University was spray painted with anti-Semitic graffiti.
The statements at Dartmouth and Columbia were vague — neither mentioned the shooting was a hate crime against Jews — or mentioned Jews at all.
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Many Jewish students who aren’t normally involved in Israel politics have gotten involved. But others have “Israel fatigue.”
Columbia University College Republicans announced a panel to address “communism and its negative attributes” — using well-known anti-Semitic imagery.
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“The Israeli government is drunk with power and impunity, particularly since Trump’s rise to power,” said Omar Barghouti at a Columbia University event on Monday. “Israel has dropped its thin mask of democracy and is moving at dizzying speed to build more settlements,” the co-founder of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement said, in a speech peppered with references to Palestinians as indigenous people and Israeli Jews as colonizers.