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Concordia: the new big story

10.04.2004

Concordia’s decision to bar Ehud Barak from speaking has now received press coverage in the Toronto Star, the National Post blog, and Ha’aretz. It’s been blogged by LGF, Damian Penny, and even Instapundit. And, it made the top stories on the 11 o’ clock news. SPHR, of course, is characteristically claiming that freedom of speech […]

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Federation weighs in

10.04.2004

Federation CJA has issued a release condemning Concordia’s decision on Ehud Barak: “This is a day of great sadness for those who value freedom of expression in our universities and in Canadian society,” stated Federation CJA President Sylvain Abitbol. “Concordia University has allowed itself to be taken hostage by a small and violent group within […]

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Gaza U once again at Concordia

10.04.2004

Another semester, another scandal. This time, Hillel submitted a request to bring Ehud Barak to speak at Concordia, but, according to a press release from Hillel, the university has denied their request for anywhere on both campuses – even Loyola. Now, they’re holding a protest: FREEDOM OF SPEECH DENIED AT CONCORDIA First Ehud Barak, WHO’S […]

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