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Peace does not come from empty dialogue

Peace does not come from empty dialogue

April 2, 2014


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Avital Kaplan and Josh Lavine’s recent WSN op-ed condemned an Israeli Apartheid Week event held by NYU Students for Justice in Palestine. The authors claimed an interest in holding a “panel on peace,” but, as their article demonstrates, their conception of peace comes through silencing those they oppo...

Speakers at NYU distort Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Speakers at NYU distort Israeli-Palestinian conflict

March 26, 2014


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The “Against Israeli Apartheid!” event on March 10 was supposed to be no laughing matter. Yet the hundred or so audience members at the panel hosted by NYU’s Students for Justice in Palestine chapter chuckled as Ali Abunimah and Max Blumenthal, two outrageous detractors of Israel, spoke. Abu...