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Demonizing Israel Stürmer-style at Vassar

Demonizing Israel Stürmer-style at Vassar

By Petra Marquardt-Bigman Vassar advertises itself as “a highly selective […] liberal arts college” that has “[c]onsistently ranked among the top liberal arts colleges in the country.” In recent years, however, Vassar has attracted much critical coverage for extreme anti-Israel activism that included some antisemitic incidents and created an atmosphere where anyone “voicing a pro-Israel view” risks being branded “a fascist, a racist, a colonialist and morally compromised.” How this atmosphere i ...

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