The Tulane Hullabaloo

Our campus conversation about the Arab-Israeli conflict lacks context

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Harrison Thorn, Senior Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

Through all the debate over Israel that happens on Tulane’s campus, it seems that one crucial idea consistently slips through the cracks: criticizing Israel isn’t anti-Semitic. The trouble comes when criticism turns to demonization of Israel and the Jewish people who reside there, or when inadequat...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Pinkwashing’ misrepresents LGBTQ rights in Israel

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Yael Pasumansky

October 16, 2019

Yael Pasumansky is a fellow for the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. Dear Editor, Following Shai DeLuca-Tamasi’s visit to Tulane this past month, three students wrote an article in the Hullabaloo discussing LGBTQ+ rights in Israel. In their article, the authors grossl...

Professor Profile: School of Liberal Arts Dean Brian Edwards discusses his life and research

Professor Profile: School of Liberal Arts Dean Brian Edwards discusses his life and research

Batu El, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

Ever since joining Tulane as the Dean of the School of Liberal Arts in July, Brian Edwards has been working to enhance students’ research capabilities. On Oct. 15 Edwards gave the keynote address for International Education Week, hosted by the Center for Global Education. During the address,...

Intersectional Confessional: My take on White Feminism abroad

Intersectional Confessional: My take on White Feminism abroad

Shahamat Uddin, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2018

The moments I have looked forward to most each day here in Rabat, Morocco have been my daily walks to school. Each stroll I take positions a cross-cultural understanding, from forcing a slower pace trekking behind the elderly on their way to the mosque in the medina to busting out my quick city walk do...

Student Org Spotlight: Students for Justice in Palestine opens dialogue, builds community

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Lily Milwit, Senior Staff Reporter

April 18, 2018

During the 2016-17 academic year, students hoping to start a club based on advocating for peace in the Israel-Palestine conflict went before the Undergraduate Student Government Senate to make its case. The students, who wanted to charter the club under the name "Jewish Voices for Peace," were met...