City University of New York Faculty Can Fight Back against Their Union’s Anti-Israel Propagandizing

June 25 2021

Although the City University of New York (CUNY)—New York City’s network of public colleges—hasn’t been able to give its professors a promised raise, faces funding cuts from the government, and recently shed some 3,000 jobs, its teachers’ union recently decided to focus its attention on passing a resolution condemning Israel. K.C. Johnson writes:

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Why a Government Victory in Southwestern Syria Is Bad News for Israel

Sept. 17 2021

Last week, Russia negotiated a ceasefire between the Syrian government and rebel forces in the city of Daraa, where the initial protests that sparked the uprising against Bashar al-Assad began. The agreement ended a 75-day assault on the city, located near the country’s southwestern border, by Russian, Iranian, and Syrian forces. Jonathan Spyer explains the significance of these events:

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More about: Golan Heights, Iran, Israeli Security, Russia, Syrian civil war