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NU Jewish community responds to Pittsburgh shooting

NU Jewish community responds to Pittsburgh shooting

Nick Swindell, deputy campus editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Campus

In the wake of an anti-Semitic terrorist attack, the Jewish community at Northeastern came together to mourn and calls for unity. The Pittsburgh shooting occurred on Oct. 27 when a gunman walked in to the Tree of Life synagogue during Shabbat services, killing 11 people and wounding seven. In 2018...

Editorial: Violent rhetoric must end

Editorial: Violent rhetoric must end

November 1, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

A mass shooting at the Congregation Etz Chaim synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has reminded the nation how devastatingly rampant hate crimes are in the United States.  This massacre was an atrocity that closely parallels a history of anti-Semitic terror, that we need to universally rebuke. The acc...

Editorial: Holocaust statement should be alarming

Editorial: Holocaust statement should be alarming

February 4, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

“In the name of the perished, I pledge to do everything in my power throughout my presidency, and my life, to ensure that the forces of evil never again defeat the powers of good. Together, we will make love and tolerance prevalent throughout the world.” These were the final two sentences of President Don...

Crime Log: March 21 – March 27

March 30, 2016


Filed under Crime Logs

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Crime of the Week: Saturday, March 26 1:10 p.m. An anonymous caller reported to Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) that there were two men and one woman engaged in drug activity in the first floor bathroom of the John D. O’Bryant Afr...

Column: Facing down Jewish hate

Column: Facing down Jewish hate

October 14, 2015


Filed under Columns, Opinion

By Ross Beroff, Editorial Columnist  Since I started my study abroad adventure in Europe, I have constantly needed to hide who I am. This is because I am a Jew. It took less than a day for me to see a swastika- as a centerpiece in a graffitied image. Wherever I walk, I must keep my tzitzit (ritual...

Letter: Toward A Meaningful Discussion

April 18, 2012


Filed under Opinion

I was spurred into writing this letter by a Letter to the Editor published in last week’s News about anti-Semitism by Andrew Melillo. I won’t delve into his arguments or the comments, and therefore the author’s subsequent responses for time’s sake, and I encourage people who have not yet read...

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