McGill University Must Cancel Its MOA With McGill Daily Due To Continued Anti-Israel & Antisemitic Content

Less than two weeks ago, an anti-Israel resolution put forward by the Students’ Society of McGill University (SSMU) was passed, which called for the boycott of organizations “complicit in settler-colonial apartheid against Palestinians” and a semi-regular commemoration of Nakba Day, mourning (not celebrating) Israel’s independence in 1948. Shortly thereafter, McGill University’s threatened to suspend its […]

McGill Daily Repeats Anti-Israel Talking Points in News Report

Across the Western world, university and college campuses are notorious for their anti-Israel activities. From Israel Apartheid Week programs and BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) resolutions, as well as campus media, activists have frequently turned the post-secondary marketplace of ideas into a cacophony of anti-Israel disinformation. The Students Society of McGill University (SSMU), the official body […]

McGill Daily Regurgitates Classic Anti-Israel Misinformation From “BDS Week”

If a McGill University student happened to come across a recent November 15 article in their campus newspaper, the McGill Daily entitled: “SPHR Hosts BDS Week,” they would be inundated with some of the oldest and most tired anti-Israel cliches ever to be seen on a Canadian campus. The article covered a recent anti-Israel program […]

McGill Daily Violates MOU With McGill University Once Again With Anti-Israel Statement

In a letter sent to McGill University Principle & Vice Chancellor Suzanne Fortier today, HonestReporting Canada has once again conveyed our serious concerns about the McGill Daily’s engaging in partisan anti-Israel activism, a flagrant violation of its MOU with McGill University. On May 18, the Daily published the following “Statement in solidarity with Palestine” to […]

McGill Daily Again Endorses and Promotes Anti-Israel Groups

With the new school year almost upon us, we’re not surprised one iota that the McGill Daily has endorsed anti-Israel groups Independent Jewish Voices (IJV) and McGill Students in Solidarity with Palestinian Human Rights (SPHR). The McGill Daily, a campus paper accused of antisemitism for its anti-Zionist stance, known for singling Israel out for exclusive […]

McGill Daily Back To Its Old Anti-Israel Tricks

Update: March 30, 2020: The Daily published a commentary by Andreas Iakovos Koch on March 27 promoting another SPHR effort while noting the following: “In October 2018, the ASN provoked more controversy on campus by inviting Nuseir Yassin, better known by his Facebook name Nas Daily, a Palestinian citizen of Israel and video-blogger who has […]