Sarah Gertler

Sarah Gertler

Sarah Gertler is the Newman Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies.

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Memorials outside the Tree of Life synagogue, Pittsburgh. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Trump’s Judaism Order Has Nothing to Do With Fighting Anti-Semitism
The Trump administration says it’s anti-Semitic to criticize Israel. That’s the gist of a recent executive order that would treat campus calls to boycott Israel over its treatment of Palestinians as anti-Semitic discrimination on the basis of “national origin.” Days after the order, the synagogue I...
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Wednesday, March 06, 2019
Criticizing Israel Isn’t Anti-Semitic. Here’s What Is.
Weeks ago, when the first accusations of anti-semitism were being leveled against Representative Ilhan Omar, I was deeply agitated. Not long ago I saw her address these accusations at a local town hall. She reminded the world that, as a Black Muslim woman in America, she knows what hate looks like...
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