Issue 35

February 2016
The Tower Magazine

In the Safe Spaces on Campus, No Jews Allowed

ANTHONY BERTEAUX takes a look at how campus groups meant to give students a sense of belonging have instead become incubators of anti-Semitism and exclusion.

continue reading >> UCLA students gathered to stand in solidarity with black students on the University of Missouri campus. UCLA faculty and the Afrikan Student Union led the rally in support of the protests occurring on other campuses and to bring awareness to issues impacting UCLA's black community. Photo: UCLA Daily Bruin / YouTube

How NGOs Became a Weapon Against Israel

Far-Left NGOs, secretly funded by the EU, have changed Israeli discourse and fueled the fire of anti-Israel hate. As GERALD STEINBERG writes, the latest headlines are only the beginning of a blow-up years in the making.

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Martin Luther King, Hijacked by Academic Radicals

A. JAY ADLER explores the fantasy world of far-Left academia, where Palestinians are the iconic victim, Jews the cosmic oppressor, and Martin Luther King, Jr. rolls in his grave.

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Surfing for Peace, One Wave at a Time

The ocean knows no borders, and the waves speak only truth. BENJAMIN T. DECKER met with a small group of Israelis, Gazans, and others working to bring understanding through surfing.

continue reading >> Frenchman Nicholas Klotz of Surfing 4 Peace rides the waves. Photo: Aviram Valdman / The Tower

PHOTOS: The Beautiful, Blazing Southern Desert

Covering half of Israel's territory, the Negev is home to some of the most extraordinary natural and human finds. AVIRAM VALDMAN takes us there.

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