• ZOA Prompts Federal Investigation Into Fairfax, VA School District’s Response To Antisemitic Harassment

    ZOA – In response to a detailed complaint filed last January by the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is investigating whether the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) in Virginia inadequately responded to incidents of antisemitic harassment.

  • Federal Probe Investigates USC for Anti-Semitic Environment Against Campus Jewish Leader

    JNS – An open investigation by the OCR means that the university will now have to answer questions from the U.S. Department of Education and embark on an effort to reform its practices while demonstrating tangible change or risk losing its federal funding.

  • White Supremacy And The Jews: The Dispute Over A Music Theorist

    CAMERA – Given the anti-Semitic tropes and conspiracy theories that have been used against Jews for centuries, it’s unsurprising that critical race theory (CRT) provides a convenient guise to attack Jews today. A case in point is the dispute over the legacy of Heinrich Schenker, a Jewish music theorist from Galicia who lived in the late 19th and early 20th century.

  • California’s Ethnic Studies Curriculum is Hiding Its Anti-Jewish and Anti-Israel Teachings

    Jewish Journal – A lawsuit seeks to expose the use in Los Angeles public schools of the same hateful teaching materials previously rejected by Governor Newsom.

  • California Parents Say No to Anti-Semitic Ethnic Studies

    Wall Street Journal – A group of Jewish public-school parents and teachers filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the adoption of anti-Semitic and anti-Zionist curricular materials in Los Angeles public schools.

  • Lawsuit Highlights Jewish Students’ Frustrations With San Francisco State

    Inside Higher Ed – Current and former students of San Francisco State University filed a federal lawsuit against university officials and the Board of Trustees overseeing the entire California State University System, claiming they perpetuated anti-Semitism and left Jewish students vulnerable because of their religion, in violation of federal civil rights statutes.