Topic: Israel/Palestine

Mock cancels lecture amid student protest

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Mock cancels lecture amid student protest

March 17, 2016 0 comments

Janet Mock, a black, native Hawaiian trans woman and activist, announced Wednesday morning that she had canceled her campus talk, “Redefining Realness.”

Hummus options added after SJP protest

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Hummus options added after SJP protest

March 8, 2016 0 comments

In response to requests from Students for Justice in Palestine to boycott Sabra, Dining Services has begun offering Cedar’s Hummus in University eateries.

Birthright participants ride camels on their trip to Israel this past winter. The program went on as planned despite recent violence in the area.

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Birthright exposes Jews to diverse views on Israel, some ‘problematic’

February 10, 2016 0 comments

Just a week before Brown/RISD Hillel arrived in Israel for Birthright this January, two young Israelis were stabbed in Jerusalem.

Student protesters gathered outside a lecture organized by the Brown/RISD Hillel featuring a chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Natan Sharansky, as well as actor Michael Douglas.

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Students protest Hillel-sponsored lecture

January 29, 2016 0 comments

Thursday night’s “Jewish Journeys” lecture in Salomon 101 took place amid a protest led by Students for Justice in Palestine.

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SJP: A Call to Action: Protest the Douglas/Sharansky Lecture

January 28, 2016 0 comments

Today Jan. 28, Michael Douglas and Natan Sharansky will be coming to Brown for a lecture devoted to spreading “hasbara” (propaganda) on college campuses.