The Left-Leaning Tower – NYTimes.com


The Left-Leaning Tower By JOHN TIERNEY Why are conservatives such a minority at so many graduate schools? Conservatives like to blame liberal bias. Liberals like other explanations. One — the most tactful hypothesis — is that conservatives just aren’t interested in academic careers. Another — the most smug hypothesis — is that conservatives are just [...]

YIISA’s Fate and the Corruption of the Peer-Review Process


July 6, 2011 YIISA’s Fate and the Corruption of the Peer-Review Process Posted by KC Johnson Jamie Kirchick pens what’s likely to be the definitive account of Yale’s controversial decision to terminate the Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Anti-Semitism (YIISA). Kirchick convincingly demonstrates how a toxic combination of anti-Israel sentiments from some key [...]

Professor receives slew of backlash after f-word e-mail – The Daily Iowan


Professor receives slew of backlash after f-word e-mail BY NINA EARNEST | APRIL 22, 2011 A University of Iowa professor who sent a vulgar e-mail to members of the UI College Republicans has seen an outpouring of negative e-mails from students, graduates, and community members. UI anthropology/women’s studies Professor Ellen Lewin has received more than [...]

The Institute for Jewish and Community Research | Feds Open Anti-Semitism Investigation at UC-Santa Cruz


Feds Open Anti-Semitism Investigation at UC-Santa Cruz Complaint Alleges Pervasive Hostile Environment San Francisco, March 15, 2011 – The Institute for Jewish & Community Research IJCR announces that the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights OCR has opened a major investigation into anti-Semitism claims at the University of California Santa Cruz. Lecturer Tammi [...]

Arutz Sheva – IsraelNationalNews.com


Jewish Student Sues UC Berkeley over Muslim Assault By Maayana Miskin–Israelnationalnews.com A Jewish student at the University of California at Berkeley who was attacked by a Muslim student last year has filed suit against UC Berkeley for failing to provide a safe atmosphere. In her suit, 21-year-old Jessica Felber alleges that UC Berkeley did not [...]

Penn State Students Protest Presidential Energy Policies


For Immediate Release State College, PA—February 2, 2011 Penn State students will gather for a “Rally for Affordable Energy” in protest against the elitist energy policies of the current administration, this Thursday, February 3, from 9:00 to 2:00, in front of Rec Hall on Penn State’s University Park Campus. The protest is being led by [...]

Greg Lukianoff: The 12 Worst Colleges For Free Speech


The 12 Worst Colleges For Free Speech U.S. News can tell you which colleges and universities are ranked the “best,” but what about your right to express yourself on campus? A critical part of the college experience is grappling with ideas that you might not agree with or that might even offend you. In fact, [...]

Anti-Semitic vandalism on the rise on campus


Anti-Semitic vandalism on the rise on campus by Alex Katz – SFPA Member on January 18, 2011 On a Monday during Hanukkah, someone took eight Hebrew texts down from the shelves of Indiana University’s Wells Library, put the books in eight different bathrooms, threw them in toilets and urinated on them. The next day, two [...]

The Subversive Agenda of our Public Schools | FrontPage Magazine


The Subversive Agenda of our Public Schools By Jamie Glazov Frontpage Interview’s guest today is Robert Spencer, the director of Jihad Watch, a program of the David Horowitz Freedom Center, and the author of ten books, including the New York Times bestsellers The Truth About Muhammad and The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam and the [...]

Who is Behind Seattle’s Anti-Israel Bus Campaign? » Publications » Family Security Matters


December 21, 2010 Who is Behind Seattle’s Anti-Israel Bus Campaign? A news report from King-5 reported that in King County, Seatle, a bus poster campaign will commence on December 27. This campaign will showcase the slogan: “Israeli War Crimes: Your Tax Dollars at Work.” The posters are the brainchild of a group called the Seattle [...]