Anti-Israel organizations fueling hatred, making many campuses unsafe for Jews

WASHINGTON BEACON
Anti-Semitic Incidents on U.S. College Campuses Spike
by Adam Kredo
January 22, 2016

Anti-Semitism on U.S. college campuses spiked in 2015, with 302 incidents against Jewish students recorded at 109 schools in 28 states, according to a new report warning that the rise of anti-Israel organizations is fueling hatred and making many campuses unsafe for Jews. The array of incidents were recorded at many universities and often included Nazi imagery, slurs calling Jews “evil,” and calls for Jews be murdered, according to a report published by the AMCHA Initiative, an organization that seeks to protect Jewish students. The organization created an online database that logs in real time reports of new anti-Semitic incidents at colleges across the nation…Tammi Rossman-Benjamin, AMCHA co-founder and director, warned that anti-Semitism on campus is growing as a result of highly aggressive anti-Israel student movements such as the group Students for Justice in Palestine, which has used Nazi imagery in its campaign to demonize Israel. READ MORE

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