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Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) is not-for-profit [501 (C) (3)], grass-roots community of scholars who have united to promote honest, fact-based, and civil discourse, especially in regard to Middle East issues. We believe that ethnic, national, and religious hatreds, including anti-Semitism and anti-Israelism, have no place in our institutions, disciplines, and communities. We employ academic means to address these issues.

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SJP at UC Irvine Disciplined!

Last May, following the disruption of a Students Supporting Israel event by Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), AMCHA coordinated a letter signed by 53 organizations asking Chancellor Gillman to implement a plan to address campus intolerance that would outline disciplinary actions against…

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National Conference of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists

FULL SCHEDULE OF SESSIONS AND PRESENTERS 8:00 am | REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST 8:45-9:45 am | BREAKOUT SESSIONS I Talmud and the Travel Ban: The Laws and Ethics of Immigration and National Borders Presenter: Rabbi Shlomo Yaffe, Dean, Institute of American and Talmudic Law…

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BDS Monitor Live – May 17, 2017

As the school year ends the BDS situation remain in flux. ‘Intersectional’ alliances between BDS advocates and other movements have produced few successes beyond pushing BDS and antisemitism into new areas of campus and political life. SPME’s Live Briefing Series…

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BDS Monitor Live – March 30, 2017

BDS Monitor Live Speaker: Andrew Pessin Andrew Pessin is Professor of Philosophy at Connecticut College and Campus Bureau Editor of The Algemeiner. In addition to his academic work he has authored several philosophy books for the general reader and two…

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