Trump administration moves to curb campus criticism of Israel | The Electronic Intifada

In a move to chill speech critical of Israel, a former Israel lobbyist who is now the Trump administration’s top civil rights enforcer has said that the Department of Education will apply standards that conflate criticism of Israel and Zionism with anti-Jewish bigotry.

The announcement was made without public or congressional notification or debate, and reportedly took current and former investigators in the education department “by surprise.”

via Trump administration moves to curb campus criticism of Israel | The Electronic Intifada

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