HRC / AVI Campus Media Fellow Published In The Toronto Sun & Times Of Israel: Palestinian University Encampments A Threat To Humanity’s Values

On June 25 & 26, one of our Campus Media Fellows, Adi Moran, was published in The Toronto Sun, and The Times of Israel, about how despite the University of Toronto’s campus encampment’s professed solidarity with the Palestinian cause, the encampment’s ideologies seem to reject fundamental principles of democracy and respect for human rights. The University […]

HRC / AVI Campus Media Fellow Published In The Toronto Sun: Jewish Students Need YOU To Speak Up: Combating Extremism On Campus

On May 31, 2024, one of our Campus Media Fellows, Jonah Beckenstein, was published in The Toronto Sun about how in 2024, Jewish students are living in a new reality where Canadian educational institutions that pride themselves on fostering inclusive environments allow the spread of anti-Israel disinformation and targeted fear-mongering against Jewish students on campus. […]

Success! Hamilton Spectator Corrects Column Which Falsely Claimed 34,000 Dead Palestinians Made Up Of “Predominantly Women And Children”

On May 16, The Hamilton Spectator published a commentary by Henry Giroux entitled: “Campus protests and the burden of conscience”, which gave a sympathetic portrayal of the anti-Israel student encampment protesters stating that they are “vilified for their legitimate acts of moral witnessing and civic engagement, while those in power increasingly detach themselves from the principles of institutional justice.” Within the column, Giroux falsely stated that: “The spectre […]

Montreal Gazette Whitewashes Anti-Israel Protester’s Extremist Views

The May 11 edition of The Montreal Gazette featured an article which provided uncritical coverage of a small anti-Israel rally, and gave no context whatsoever on the claims made by radical activists. The article entitled: “Pro-Palestinian supporters protest in front of Israeli consulate in Montreal,” by author Erik Leijon, reported on a recent protest in […]