“There is no “Jewish-Free Zone” at Berkeley Law or on the UC-Berkeley campus. The Law School’s rules are clear that no speaker can be excluded for being Jewish or for holding particular views. I know of no instance where this has been violated.” Erwin Chemerinsky (Yahoo! Finance, Oct. 1, 2022)
When Does anti-Zionism Become Antisemitism? – Barbra Streisand, Twitter: Jerusalem Post staff, Jerusalem Post, Oct. 2, 2022 — “When does anti-Zionism bleed into broad antisemitism?” This question was posited by Jewish-American singer and actress Barbra Streisand on Saturday in a Twitter post in response to the decision by student groups at the University of California at Berkeley’s School of Law to ban Zionist speakers from the campus.
Berkeley Develops Jewish-Free Zones: Kenneth L. Marcus, Jewish Journal, Sept. 28, 2022
Safe Space for Bigots: The University of Vermont Gets the Federal Investigation It Deserves: Jeff Robbins, Creators, Sept. 27, 2022
Biden Administration Sends Clear Message on Anti-Semitism: Kenneth L. Marcus, The Hill, Sept. 1, 2022
Exclusive: Federal Judge Vows to Stop Hiring Law Clerks from Yale Law School: Nate Hoffman, National Review, Sept. 29, 2022
Unlawful Bigotry at Berkeley Law: Melanie Phillips, Substack, Sept. 30, 2022 — Anti-Jewish bigotry on American campus appears to have ratcheted up yet another notch.
UVM’s President Is Making a Bad Problem Worse: Kenneth Marcus, VT Digger, Sept. 26, 2022 — University of Vermont President Suresh V. Garimella recently presented a master class on how not to address civil rights violations.
Jewish Groups ‘Alarmed’ By University of Vermont’s Defense Of Response To Anti-Semitism Claims: Valerie Richardson, Washington Times, Sept. 16, 2022 — Tensions over a federal civil-rights probe into the University of Vermont surged Friday as leading Jewish groups took on the president after he defended the school’s response to allegations of anti-Semitism now under federal probe.
Ethnic Studies Promote Antisemitism, Bigotry in U.S. Schools: Casey Ryan, Real Clear Politics, Sept. 23, 2022 — Parents are understandably concerned with the divisive curricula now taught in America’s schools. Ideas like critical race theory and extreme gender ideology often replace the subjects traditionally taught in core classes like science and social studies. Students no longer learn the importance of our nation’s history. They learn a warped worldview that divides us into the oppressors and the oppressed.
Brandeis Center: UVM President ‘White-Washed’ Antisemitism: Local 22 & Local 44, YouTube — The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law released a statement in response to Garimella, claiming his response to the federal investigation into anti-Semitism was “astonishingly inadequate” and “offensive”.
Brandeis Center Vice Chair and General Counsel L. Rachel Lerman Discusses Ethnic Studies Curricula.: YouTube, Sept. 8, 2022 – Thursday, September 8, at 7:00 p.m. EDT, Brandeis Center Vice Chair and General Counsel L. Rachel Lerman joins a ‘Parents Defending Education Live’ panel discussion on the subject of controversial ethnic studies curricula.