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N.Y.'s Columbia University Rattled by Jewish Students' Complaints, Filed in Wake Trump's anti-Semitism Order

Danielle Ziri

Haaretz

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NEW YORK – When Jaimie Kreitman was a graduate student at Columbia University in the 1980s, she experienced what she describes as “hostility and toxicity” from her professors and classmates because of her Jewish background.

A few days after U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on combating anti-Semitism on campuses in December, Kreitman filed a complaint against her alma mater to the U.S. Department of Education, claiming the situation for current Jewish students is “a hundred times worse” than when she was attending university....

N.Y.'s Columbia University Rattled by Jewish Students' Complaints, Filed in Wake Trump's anti-Semitism Order