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Mayor Michael Bloomberg  (credit: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Sides With Academic Freedom In Controversial Brooklyn College Event

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is speaking up for the cause of academic freedom amid controversy over an event at a public college.

02/06/2013

Assemblyman Dov Hikind at a rally outside Brooklyn College on Jan. 31, 2013 (credit: Assemblyman Dov Hikind's Office)

Assemblyman Dov Hikind Protests Brooklyn College’s Decision To Host Anti-Israel Lecture

Assemblyman Dov Hikind and others held a rally Thursday morning, protesting Brooklyn College for welcoming a lecture at its student center next week by two people from a pro-Palestinian, anti-Israel group.

01/31/2013

Brooklyn College was to be the sight of a controversial lecture on Feb. 7, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Brooklyn College Under Heavy Criticism For Hosting Anti-Israel Lecture

Israel is at the center of a campus controversy at Brooklyn College. A group calling for boycotts and sanctions against Israel has been invited to speak next month, and some think the college itself has gone too far.

01/30/2013