Tag Archives: Students

01/07 Links: Trump Odds-on to Defund UNRWA if PLO won’t Negotiate with Israel; Egyptian Scholar Tells Rowdy Arab TAU Students They Should Thank God for Living in Israel

From Ian: JPost Editorial: Antisemitism in America Though America has never been completely immune to antisemitism, its very essence as a nation of immigrants that was always united around a set of democratic principles, never claims of “blood and soil” … Continue reading

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Egyptian TV host freaks out over Jewish students learning Arabic through an Arab singer

This TV clip from Egypt’s Al Nahar TV shows a classroom in a Jewish school in Israel. The teacher is leading a class in Arabic language, and the students are learning a famous Arab song sung by Umm Kulthum. The … Continue reading

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04/02 Links: PMW: Fatah students threaten Israel; Paris Hilton gets in on SodaStream gag

From Ian: PMW: April 17 will be day of terror and killing, Fatah students threaten Israel Hamas cleric: Allah gathered Zionists in one place “so it will be easier to slaughter and kill” themHamas cleric, Sheikh Muhammad Salah Abu Rajab … Continue reading

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11/24 Links Pt2: UM Students Behind Anti-Israel Resolution: ‘Jews Are Not a Nation’; Phillips: Worried about Jew-baiters? Give it straight back to them

From Ian: Melanie Phillips: Worried about Jew-baiters? Give it straight back to them In the Diaspora, people are aghast at rampant antisemitism and Israel-bashing and dismayed over the failure to halt its apparently inexorable rise. In Britain, the parliamentary group … Continue reading

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Trump’s Bigotry & Disappearing US Int’l Students

Make America White Again, university without diversity edition.  Commentators often use “nativism” as a euphemism to describe Trump’s apparent self-superiority over non-white people. Often couched by fellow bigots in terms of “preserving cultural identity” or “protecting national security,” this irrational … Continue reading

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Apple Expands ‘Everyone Can Code’ Initiative to Students Around the World

Apple today announced that its “Everyone Can Code” initiative is being expanded to more than 20 colleges and universities outside of the United States. RMIT in Australia, Mercantec in Denmark, Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen in the Netherlands, Unitec Institute … Continue reading

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My French students can’t believe Irish women travel for abortions

I was heavily pregnant in Bordeaux when the marriage equality referendum was held in 2015, and was not permitted to travel home to vote. But I remember feeling such a surge of pride that Ireland was paving the way for … Continue reading

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Palestinian Authority tells its HS students to write 100,000 anti-Balfour letters to Theresa May

Palestinians burn British, American and Israeli flags on anniversary of Balfour Declaration in 2015 Now, this is how to do propaganda. The Palestinian Authority Ministry of Education and Higher Education announced on Tuesday the launch of a campaign, in cooperation … Continue reading

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Moon Lau encourages students to show more concern for the disabled people

Moon Lau (劉佩玥) becomes an ambassador for Solve for Tomorrow 2017 event to encourage the students showing more concern and help disabled people to blend into the society. She also learns about the importance of communicating with them and VR … Continue reading

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5 excellent iPad Pro apps for college students

The iPad Pro and its second generation have made Apple’s tablets more powerful than they have ever been in the history of iOS. With the release of iOS 11, the iPad is more capable than ever to serve as a primary computing device … Continue reading

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