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It is not anti-Semitic to criticize AIPAC or the state of Israel

by Chance Page, Staff Writer // February 20, 2019

Despite widespread accusations to the contrary, Ilhan Omar’s two tweets that she was heavily criticized for (and eventually she apologized for) were...

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Israeli feature film director and screenwriter Nir Bergman spoke to San Diego State students on Oct. 16 about his award-winning films and career.

Israeli director Nir Bergman discusses film and perspective with SDSU

by Nicole Badgley, Senior Staff Writer // October 25, 2017

San Diego State is home to people of all different backgrounds and cultures. This can be seen not just in SDSU’s international students, but in some...

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Lauren Gutin, Students Supporting Israel president, reads a poster in the Hillel Center detailing a birthright trip.

Students Supporting Israel seeks to present facts

by Paulette Villicana, Contributor // September 20, 2017

San Diego State’s Students Supporting Israel strives to promote Israel to students on campus. SSI is an international campus organization that supports...

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Studying abroad is a necessary college experience for all

by Talia Raoufpur, Senior Staff Writer // September 3, 2017

A regret many adults have following their college education may be not having spent time abroad. Whether it be studying, interning or working in another...

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Letter: A.S. resolution conflates criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism

March 6, 2017
Not only would this measure stifle legitimate free speech, it would ironically label Jewish individuals that speak out agianst Israel as anti-Semites themselves.
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Israel-Palestine not an all-or-nothing issue

by Dana Tsuri-Etzioni, Staff Columnist // February 15, 2017

The situation in the Middle East is complicated, and as someone from Israel who visits every year, I can confirm the conflicts are not as black and white...

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Aztecs travel the world over winter break

Aztecs travel the world over winter break

by Jamie Ballard, Managing Editor // January 18, 2017

As many college graduates can attest to, having a long winter break is a luxury that ceases to exist in “the real world.” Several SDSU students took...

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The Olive Tree Initiative educates on Middle East conflicts

by Rebeca Reyes, Contributor // September 21, 2016

The Olive Tree Initiative is an organization on campus that aims to educate students about conflicts in the Middle East. With many branches throughout...

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Hundreds of students protest President Hirshman regarding BDS posters

Hundreds of students protest President Hirshman regarding BDS posters

by Jamie Ballard, Will Fritz, and Jacob Sisneros // April 27, 2016

Following a silent protest of San Diego State President Elliot Hirshman during a ceremony to swear in incoming Associated Students President Jamie Miller,...

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SDSU student's perspective after studying abroad in Israel

SDSU student’s perspective after studying abroad in Israel

by Tori Hahn, Contributor // October 21, 2015

Studying abroad in Israel is like studying abroad in any other country — other than the nation’s struggle over borders, recognition, international...

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Anti-Semitism claims invest in poor arguments

by Caleb Minnick, Staff Columnist // April 8, 2015

Recently, San Diego State was given the dubious honor of being the sixth most anti-Semitic campus in America, according to conservative activist, David...

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SDSU divestment goes to student vote

SDSU divestment goes to student vote

by Quinn Owen, Assistant Digital Editor // April 6, 2015

Starting Monday, a university-wide student vote, will determine whether San Diego State's Associated Students will encourage the divestment of school funds...

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