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Israeli soldiers met by protesters, supporters at Northeastern Hillel

Israeli soldiers met by protesters, supporters at Northeastern Hillel

November 15, 2017


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By Ysabelle Kempe and Janette Ebbers, news staff  Former Israeli Defense Force soldiers came to speak on their experiences serving for the Israeli army at Northeastern University Hillel Nov. 2, where they were met by nearly 100 protesters outside the Jewish center.   The visit was part of the e...

Op-Ed: Israeli trip promotes cultural exchange

Op-Ed: Israeli trip promotes cultural exchange

September 23, 2016


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  I am full of contradictions. I am vulnerable yet guarded. I hate change, but I am extremely adaptable. I am someone who seeks “safety,” but I opt for adventure. I always plan things ahead of time, but I also act on impulse. I may be like that by nature or by design, but I truly believe that I ...

Column: Time to calm down and work togther

April 2, 2014


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By Chris Benevento, News Staff As of late, it would seem as though the fate of the Israel-Palestine conflict rests solely on the shoulders of Northeastern’s student body. From protests, to fake evictions, to suspensions, one would think that Northeastern University is where change will come. But it ...

Letter: SJP protests misguided

April 10, 2013


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A few days ago, I went to a meeting of “Huskies for Israel” where active Israeli Defense Force (IDF) officers spoke about their role in the IDF and the protection of the State of Israel. It was Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day). The room was packed. I was overjoyed that so many Northeast...

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