“When it comes to Princeton … There’s always the fear of it people calling it anti-Semitic, even if you know it isn’t.”
All Hillels support Israel, but at Northeastern, students say theirs is so focused on the Jewish state it doesn’t do much about Jewish identity.
Steinhardt, one of the co-founders of Birthright Israel, has long been accused of making sexist remarks about women needing to have babies.
Even a member of Open Hillel’s Academic Council tweeted that Open Hillel had “jumped the shark.”
A welcome sign of the Hillel at University of Oregon was defaced with a pro-Palestinian message and obscenities.
Are they coaching us on our Talmud knowledge?
It read: “F—- You All” in letters resembling Nazi swastikas
SJP at Stony Brook University called for the removal of Hillel from campus and compared Zionists to Nazis and members of the KKK
“We find it alarming that any campus organization would support an appointee whose statements put him at direct odds with the safety of our students.”
Meaningful investment in LGBTQ students begins with taking cues from queer students themselves.