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Al Quds

Moving Forward With the Brandeis-Al-Quds Partnership

Leah Susman | Posted 08.28.2015 | College
Leah Susman

Dr. Imad Abu Kishek, the President of Al-Quds University, sat across from me as we celebrated Iftar, Ramadan's nightly break-fast meal. The table was full of students and faculty from Brandeis and Al-Quds, all of whom share a common goal: to reestablish the partnership between our schools.

Should I Have Gone to Bard?

Leah Susman | Posted 06.05.2015 | College
Leah Susman

While I am not planning on transferring to Bard anytime soon, I hope our university will return to its commitment to dialogue and diversity of opinion, and finally restore the Brandeis University-Al-Quds University partnership.

A Failure To See Why Jerusalem Matters to the Other: Muslims and Jews Need To Understand Each Other's Faith

Rabbi Marc Schneier | Posted 02.02.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Marc Schneier

The ominous trends toward religious conflict show that all of us must urgently double, triple and quadruple our efforts to break down the walls separating Muslims and Jews worldwide.

Palestinian Students Visit Auschwitz For Educational Trip

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.10.2014 | Religion

A group of Palestinian students and their professor who visited Auschwitz in March have returned home to sharp criticism from their university, The Wa...

The Jerusalem Issue

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.28.2013 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The incursions are no longer limited to fringe and extremist Jewish groups, but also of the mainstream Israeli politicians.

Iran Behind Kidnapping Of Peter Moore And Other Hostages In Iraq

The Guardian | Mona Mahmood, Maggie O'Kane, Guy Grandjean | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The five British men kidnapped in Iraq were taken in an operation led and masterminded by Iran's Revolutionary Guard, according to evidence uncovered ...