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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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58 group Letter to University of Michigan President Schlissel

Dear President Schlissel, We are 58 religious, civil rights and education advocacy groups writing to you about an incident of grave concern to our organizations and our hundreds of thousands of members and supporters. Earlier this month a University of Michigan faculty…

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BDS Monitor Live – Feb 14, 2018

With the spring semester underway BDS tactics on campus have become more deceptive and its hijackings of other movements and causes continue. And as the second year of the Trump Administration begins, the larger political context for BDS has also…

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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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