1. Antisemitism Is a Problem. But Shuttering Speech Is No Solution.

    By Eric Alterman On Saturday, October 28, and Sunday, October 29, a series of messages were posted on a listserv at Cornell University (my alma mater, as it happens), in which an individual made threats, among other things, to “stab and slit your throat,” directed toward any “pig
  2. UPenn crisis deepens: Former trustee calls for president to resign as donors bail

    By Matt Egan, CNN Business Former University of Pennsylvania trustee Vahan Gureghian is calling for Liz Magill, the Ivy League school’s president, to step down and warned the backlash from powerful donors will likely get worse over a growing uproar over how the school has dealt wi