UNC and Duke jointly sponsor Jew hatefest underwritten with federal funds

ROLL CALL
‘Anti-semitic rhetoric’ at Duke-UNC event prompts Rep. Holding to ask for federal probe
by Griffin Connolly
April 16, 2019

Rep. George Holding has asked the Department of Education to investigate whether a joint conference on Middle East studies by Duke University and the University of North Carolina that allegedly contained “anti-semitic rhetoric” should be the basis for pulling federal funding from a consortium of university foreign language and studies programs. In a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, Holding criticized the “Conflict Over Gaza: People, Politics, and Possibilities” conference in March in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, where he says he saw “reports of severe anti-Israeli bias and anti-Semitic rhetoric at a taxpayer-funded conference.” READ MORE

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