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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Gibson: How not to fight antisemitism at Northwestern

Gibson: How not to fight antisemitism at Northwestern

February 22, 2024

I am a 1973 alumnus of the Medill School of Journalism and a proud Jewish American who supports the state of Israel and its right to exist — although I am fiercely critical of the Netanyahu government...

Less: Let’s find space for empathic dialogue

Less: Let’s find space for empathic dialogue

November 21, 2023

As a Jew at Northwestern, I balance between two hands. One hand is open and outstretched, ready to start a conversation with a handshake. The other hand is closed shut, clinging to a defensive mechanism...

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Christmas, Hanukkah and… Festivus? There’s more to December holidays than you might think

December 1, 2022

There’s more to December than Christmas and Hanukkah: check out these holidays that take place throughout the season. Nicholas Day Christians across the world commemorate St. Nicholas Day on Dec....

LTE: Palestinian freedom is a fight for Black and brown liberation

LTE: Palestinian freedom is a fight for Black and brown liberation

November 18, 2022

Just a few days ago, Lily Cohen authored an op-ed entitled, "I am more proud of my Jewish identity than anyone can ever hate me for it." Cohen and all Jewish students deserve spaces on Northwestern's campus...

LTE: Context is crucial when considering “From the River to the Sea”

LTE: Context is crucial when considering “From the River to the Sea”

November 17, 2022

I wholeheartedly support Lily Cohen’s celebration of her Jewish identity in her op-ed published last week and would love to take her up on the offer of a Shabbat dinner. Her experience as a Jewish student...

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