Campus Monitor - Case Western Reserve University

Antisemitism Tracker

Total Antisemitic Activity:

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Classification Date-Description
ANTISEMITIC EXPRESSION: CONDONING TERRORISM;
DEMONIZATION
1/19/17 – CWRU Radical Student Union re-screened the film, “The Occupation of the American Mind: Israel’s Public Relations War in the United States.” In the film, several speakers condoned terrorism against Israelis by justifying all violence against Israel, including acts of terrorism against Israeli citizens, as legitimate “resistance.” Many of the speakers demonized Israel, falsely accusing the Israeli government of “terrorism,” “murderous attacks,” and “acting like a monster,” and calling Israeli soldiers’ actions “inhumane” and “brutal.”
CONDONED TERRORISM;
DEMONIZATION
9/21/16 – CWRU Radical Student Union held a screening of the film, “The Occupation of the American Mind: Israel’s Public Relations War in the United States.” In the film, several speakers condoned terrorism against Israelis by justifying all violence against Israel, including acts of terrorism against Israeli citizens, as legitimate “resistance.” Many of the speakers demonized Israel, falsely accusing the Israeli government of “terrorism,” “murderous attacks,” and “acting like a monster,” and calling Israeli soldiers’ actions “inhumane” and “brutal.”
BDS ACTIVITY: CALLS FOR BDS 9/22/16 – The day after CWRU Radical Student Union held a film screening that demonized Israel, chalking was found the next day on campus that called for BDS.

 

In the News ?

October 28, 2016:
The Observer – Letter to the Editor: Radical Student Union Addresses Controversy

October 28, 2016:
The Observer – Radical Student Union labelled anti-semitic by off-campus group

September 30, 2016:
The Observer – Pomerantz: An Open Letter to President Snyder

December 26, 2013: UNIVERSITY STATEMENT – Leadership’s statement on academic boycotts (Description note: President Barbara R. Snyder condemned the academic boycott of Israel.)

 

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BDS Tracker

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BDS Instigators: Student & Faculty


STUDENT BDS

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FACULTY BDS

Number of Faculty Endorsing the Academic Boycott of Israel: 2

  1. Douglas Kerr
  2. Ted Steinberg

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