“#Stanford Jewish center steps in at last moment to host group”

Stanford Israel Association Cancels Speech by Israelis From Minority Backgrounds
by Rachel Frommer
October 18, 2017

The director of Stanford University’s Jewish center stepped in at the last moment to host a group of Israelis from minority backgrounds after the student club that had invited them to speak on campus pulled its support, citing university pressure. Rabbi Dov Greenberg of Stanford Chabad told the Washington Free Beacon he agreed to host a delegation from a group called Reservists on Duty when Stanford Israel Association posted on Facebook less than a day before the scheduled Monday event that it was nixing the program. “Due to a combination of procedural issues and concerns raised by the University regarding past behavior by the organization due to speak, we suspended the event,” wrote SIA. READ MORE

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