anti-semitism

It is scary when people don’t realize that anti-Semitism exists today. Throughout history, the persecution of Jews often involved violence rather than a silent hatred, and without recognition of modern day anti-Semitism, the possibility that history could repeat itself becomes ...

This summer, Israeli director Roy Zafrani’s film was rejected from being shown at a film festival in Norway. The organizers of the festival cited a cultural boycott of Israeli products as the reason for this, despite the fact that the ...

The recent incident in which the Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi) fraternity house was disgraced by swastikas serves as a close-to-home reminder that despite all the progress our society has made since the Holocaust, anti-Semitism still very much exists in this ...

In light of the swastikas spray painted on the Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi) and Kappa Alpha (KA) fraternities on Oct. 5, Emory’s Rabbi Donald A. Tam Institute for Jewish Studies held a “Teach-In Against Hate” on Wednesday, whose mission was ...

Like many at Emory, I identify as Jewish, but I would not label myself as religious. As a ‘non-practicing Jew,’ I feel the need to speak out on the recent anti-Semitism on Emory’s campus. Naturally, as with any act of ...

Dear Members of the Emory Community, As most of us know by now, on Sunday morning, Oct. 5, Emory University’s Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity house was vandalized. The historically Jewish fraternity house was the target of crude graffiti that included swastikas. ...

I was taken aback by the reaction of some of my fellow students with respect to the recent graffiti of swastikas on the Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi) house. While discussing the incident, a fellow student likened the act to graffiti ...

The historically Jewish fraternity house, Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi) was marked with two swastikas in the early hours of Sunday morning, Oct. 5. This was a deplorable act of hatred, violence and intolerance, especially in light of the fact that ...

My grandfather was 19 years old when he was forcibly removed from his home in Poland and placed in a Nazi death camp. The year was 1939 and it would be six more years before he would be released from ...