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Columbia Faculty Members Back School President’s Antisemitism Condemnation, Pan Upcoming BDS Vote

The Algemeiner Staff

The Algemeiner

Fri Mar 20 2020

A dozen Columbia University faculty members have penned a letter expressing support for President Lee C. Bollinger’s recent statement against antisemitism on campus and voicing opposing to an upcoming BDS referendum at the school.

The letter — organized by the Academic Engagement Network (AEN) — said, “We hope that President Lee C. Bollinger’s powerful speech against antisemitism will become the basis for a remedial action plan for the campus, with concrete and measurable goals. We stand ready to work with President Bollinger and others in the Columbia senior leadership to improve the campus climate for all students, including Jewish students....

Columbia Faculty Members Back School President’s Antisemitism Condemnation, Pan Upcoming BDS Vote