Anti-Israel prof canned
By Reuven Blau and Tim Perone, New York Post
January 27, 2011
"Brooklyn College yesterday fired an adjunct professor teaching a class on Middle East politics just hours after a state assemblyman accused him of supporting Palestinian suicide bombers. "
Op-Ed:The real danger of delegitimizing Israel on campus
By David Bernstein, JTA
January 5, 2011
"The real danger is that the present campus environment in the United States may adversely affect the future of U.S. support for Israel. Americans may never become Israel haters, as we see in parts of Europe but they may cease to be Israel lovers."
165 Academics sign boycott against Ariel University
By Ben Hartman, The Jerusalem Post
January 09, 2011
"Over 150 academics refuse participation in academic activities at the West Bank university. The heads of the institution urge faculty to oppose the boycott."
After six decades of giving, Goldman Fund will close in 2012
Dan Pine, j. Weekly, January 20, 2011
"After 60 years of high-impact philanthropy, the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund announced this week it will cease operations at the end of next year. All remaining assets in the fund will be divided among the family foundations of the three Goldman children."
Attacks on synagogues, school, linked, police say
By Katherine Wilton, Montreal Gazette
January 18, 2011
"Jewish community leaders say they are alarmed by six attacks on Jewish institutions over the weekend and said the incidents can't be dismissed as simple acts of vandalism. 'This (is not) vandalism perpetrated by teenagers out on a Saturday night binge,' said Rabbi Reuben Poupko, who serves as chairman of the Jewish Community Security Coordinating Committee."
Dozens of Tunisia Jews consider leaving as violence spreads
By Gili Cohen, Haaretz.com
January 17, 2011
"Some members of Tunisia's Jewish community are thinking about traveling to France, while others are considering immigrating to Israel; 20 Israeli tourists return home safely."