April 2021

Holocaust Education Bill Passes Unanimously in Nevada Assembly

Carson City, Nevada – A bill strengthening Holocaust and Genocide education in Nevada unanimously passed the state’s Assembly today in a 42 to 0 vote. Assembly bill 231 is a bipartisan piece of legislation sponsored by Assemblywomen Lesley Cohen and Lisa Krasner and supported by Lieutenant Governor Kate Marshall. The bill will establish an educational […]

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Universities should endorse the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of anti-Semitism (opinion)

Universities should endorse the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s definition of anti-Semitism (opinion) This month, the University of Minnesota student body widely approved a referendum condemning anti-Semitism and adopting the internationally agreed-upon working definition of anti-Semitism, known as the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition. The action has gained national attention, as Minnesota’s was the first

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400-plus academics, intellectuals sign letter of support for IHRA Definition of Antisemitism

400-plus academics, intellectuals sign letter of support for IHRA Definition of Antisemitism (April 7, 2021 / JNS) Ahead of this year’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, which takes place from April 7-8 this year, 400-plus academics and intellectuals from around the world have signed a letter in support of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition

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