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Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

Jewish Voice for Peast members gathered in Midtown to protest Birthright and Israeli practices.

Fifty NYU Groups Pledge Solidarity With Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions Movement

Fifty NYU Groups Pledge Solidarity With Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions Movement

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

April 12, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

More than 50 clubs at NYU have pledged to take part in the Boycott, Divest, and Sanctions movement to advocate for Palestinian rights.

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Visits

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Visits

By Sakshi Venkatraman, Deputy News Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely stopped at NYU on Nov. 7 and spoke to a small group of students at the Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life.

The Opposition to Birthright at NYU, Explained

The Opposition to Birthright at NYU, Explained

By Aya Ouda, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The NYU chapter of Jewish Voices for Peace speaks out against Birthright.

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Patrick Seaman reflects on how his experience in Lebanon affects his experience in Tel Aviv.

NYU SJP’s Rally Can Help Spread Safety

NYU SJP’s Rally Can Help Spread Safety

By WSN Editorial Board

May 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU Students for Justice for Palestine's upcoming rally is a step that could help quell the tensions in the air and give support to the many student who feel their life is on the line.

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Students for Justice in Palestine has received another death threat — this one threatens a specific member and uses even more graphic language than the last two messages the group received.

‘The Settlers’ Discusses Israel

‘The Settlers’ Discusses Israel

By Ali Hassan, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU professor Shimon Dotan's new documentary "The Settlers" brings the virulent controversy of settlements along the West Bank between Israel and Palestine to light, finding hope and moderation in a world often cast as radical and irreconcilable.

NYU Should Protect Targeted Students

NYU Should Protect Targeted Students

By WSN Editorial Board

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

President Hamilton should publicly announce solidarity with NYUSJP. To do otherwise would entirely contradict NYU’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.

NYU Students Call For Justice in Palestine

NYU Students Call For Justice in Palestine

By Coco Wang, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Students for Justice in Palestine to educate students on Palestine issues.

Students Host Former Colonel in Discussion on War Crimes and Terrorism

Students Host Former Colonel in Discussion on War Crimes and Terrorism

By Brooke Jensen, Staff Writer

April 12, 2016


Filed under News, NYU, University News

Former Col. Richard Kemp of the British military spoke with members of Realize Israel and the College Republicans of NYU Monday evening.

GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

By Olivia Roos, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's graduate worker union may be the first private university union to join Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions.

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