18 Oct 2012

American universities have become hostile environments for Jewish students who support Israel

On too many campuses Jewish students who support Israel are second class citizens not afforded the civil rights protection given to other minority groups. Young idealistic Jewish students who come to college believing in American principles of equality, fairness, justice and respect for all people quickly find out that if

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18 Oct 2012

Controversial imam out at Northeastern

(This article first appeared in the Boston Jewish Advocate on September 7, 2012) By Elise Kigner Advocate Staff Northeastern University has informed a controversial religious leader that he would no longer be recognized as the school’s Muslim chaplain. Abdullah Faaruuq, who is the imam of the Mosque for the Praising

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18 Oct 2012

Has NU done its homework on Islamic extremism?

(This article first appeared in the Boston Jewish Advocate on August 24, 2012) By Charles JacobsWritten with Ilya Feokstisov Back in March, Northeastern University’s president, Joseph E. Aoun, was appointed to an academic board that advises the Department of Homeland Security on how American universities can contribute to antiterrorism efforts.

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02 Apr 2012

New film claims Holocaust week at Northeastern was ‘hijacked’ by anti-Zionists

As this year’s Awareness Week begins, university counters critics’ complaints that previous events were used to attack Israel Northeastern University on Monday kicks off what it calls Holocaust Awareness Week. This year’s events include a talk by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon and a documentary about the six-decade hunt for

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02 Apr 2012

VIDEO: NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY PROFESSORS ABUSING HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Americans for Peace and Tolerance/ On Campus Contact Person: Dr. Charles Jacobs Voice Phone Number:  617 202 3004      Email Address: [email protected] This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Website URL www.hijackingholocaust.org April 2, 2012 BOSTON – Americans for Peace and Tolerance/On Campus today

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29 Mar 2012

At Northeastern, an abused remembrance

This article was first published in The Jewish Advocate on March 29, 2012 Next week, Northeastern University hosts its annual Holocaust Awareness Week. Highlights includes the movie “Elusive Justice: The Search for Nazi War Criminals”; and a talk by Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon, whose 2000 novel “The Amazing Adventures

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