The Daily Northwestern

Kessel: Anti-Semitism is a problem, not a political tool

Zach Kessel, Columnist

January 14, 2020

After the December 10 shooting at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, New Jersey, Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) tweeted a picture of one of the victims with the caption, “This is heartbreaking. White supremacy kills.” Unfortunately...

Buchaniec: Anti-Semitism is not returning; it never went away

Catherine Buchaniec, Columnist

November 4, 2018

This story is not a new one; it is one ingrained in humanity’s history, the United States’s history. From the ancient empires of Babylonia, Greece and Rome to the Middle Ages, from the Russian Empire during the nineteenth...

Letter to the Editor: Bearing witness to a hate as old as time

October 29, 2018

After 21 years of living in the United States and having never once been confronted with overtly violent anti-Semitism, it’s a strange and chilling thought to know that I was alive during the deadliest attack on the Jewish community...

Illinois considering a bill to punish companies that boycott Israel

Kevin Mathew, Copy Chief

May 8, 2015

Illinois will not invest in companies that boycott Israel if a new bill passes. The policy, which could be the first in the United States to take action against the boycotts, would affect companies that take “actions that...