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Spotify Reportedly Declines to Remove French Rapper’s Anti-Semitic Songs

Spotify has declined to take down French rapper Freeze Corleone’s songs containing anti-Semitic lyrics, Digital Music News (DMN) reported. Corleone, born Issa Lorenzo Diakhaté, released an album on September 11 called LMF [The Phantom Menace] that featured lyrics such as “I arrive determined like Adolf [Hitler] in the 1930s” and “Like Swiss bankers, everything for […]

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Butler Student Gov’t Fails to Pass Resolution Adopting IHRA Definition of Anti-Semitism

Butler University’s Student Government Association (SGA), located in Indiana, failed to pass two resolutions on October 21 that would have adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of anti-Semitism and condemned the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement as anti-Semitic. The pro-Palestinian news outlet Mondoweiss reported that those two resolutions were pulled after members […]

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U.S. and Bahrain Agree to MOU Saying Anti-Zionism is Anti-Semitism

On October 23, the United States and Bahrain signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that included a statement about anti-Zionism being anti-Semitism. The MOU stated that both the U.S. and Bahrain will work to combat anti-Semitism in the Middle East and will use the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-Semitism, which refers the demonization […]

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Jewish Students File Dept. of Education Complaint Against UIUC for Handling of Anti-Semitism on Campus

Jewish students filed a complaint to the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights (OCR) against the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), accusing the university of failing to properly combat anti-Semitism on campus. The complaint, a copy of which was obtained by the Journal, was filed in March by Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP […]

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Zoom Says They Won’t Host University of Hawaii Webinar Featuring Leila Khaled

A spokesperson for Zoom told the Journal that they won’t be allowing an upcoming University of Hawaii (UH) webinar featuring Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine member Leila Khaled as a guest speaker to use their platform.

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Leila Khaled to Speak During University of Hawaii Zoom Webinar

The event, which is co-sponsored by the UH Mānoa (UHM) Departments of Ethnic Studies and Political Science, is part of the U.S. Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel’s “Day of Action Against the Criminalization and Censorship of Campus Political Speech.”

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