Topic: anti-Semitism

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Okin ’19: In light of hate, choose community

September 10, 2017 0 comments

The iconic Rabbi A.Y. Kook once said, “I don’t speak because I have the power to speak; I speak because I don’t have the power to remain silent.”

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Swastika drawn in feces found at RISD

February 26, 2017 0 comments

A swastika drawn in human feces was found in a gender-neutral bathroom in a Rhode Island School of Design dormitory the weekend of Feb. 18.

Hillel International mandates that member Hillels do not partner with groups that “delegitimize” or “demonize” Israel.

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Zionism divides Hillel members

December 8, 2016 0 comments
This article is part of the series Divided Discourse

Last semester, a petition asking Janet Mock to disaffiliate her talk from Brown/RISD Hillel characterized Hillel as a pro-Israel space.

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Students, faculty grapple with defining anti-Semitism

December 6, 2016 0 comments
This article is part of the series Divided Discourse

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act Dec. 1.

Anti-Semitic, homophobic vandalism found in Marcy House

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Anti-Semitic, homophobic vandalism found in Marcy House

March 21, 2016 0 comments

Sam Rubinstein ’17 and Lainie Rowland ’17 found homophobic and anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on the walls of Marcy House early Friday morning.