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Interview with J.J. Surbeck, Executive Director of T.E.A.M.

J.J. Surbeck is a San Diego peace activist who serves as the Executive Director of Training and Education About the Middle East (T.E.A.M.). He graduated with a law degree from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He then worked for sixteen years in the legal and public relations divisions of the International Committee of the Red […]

This Year, Time for Real Accountability

Daniel Friedman It was merely seven years ago when Justice in Palestine week began to take place on college campuses in Canada and across the United States. Depending on the campus, the official goal of the week varied, but ultimately it comes down to telling over the Palestinian narrative. There are many components to Justice […]

Princeton sees death of “Great Hummus Debate” after referendum fails

Gabriella Hoffman, Advertising Manager After much deliberation, Princeton University students rejected a referendum that would have banned Sabra hummus from dining halls. Students who have tackled and successfully defeated divestment campaigns on their universities can find some temporarily solace with this development. As I pointed out on November 22nd, this call to boycott and ban […]

Israel Defense Forces Soldiers Speaking at UCSD

Omer Ben-Zvi, Media Communications Chair of Tritons for Israel On October 6th, 2010, two soldiers will recount their personal experiences of serving in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) including checkpoints, its attacks against Hamas in Gaza in 2009 and Hezbollah in Lebanon in 2006.  They will discuss their backgrounds, life in Israel and answer questions.  
 
 Orit […]

“Horowitz Exposes “Hitler Youth Week” at UCSD” – My Story

Gabriella Hoffman, Chairwoman of Young Americans for Freedom at UCSD Planning a high-profile event at any university is a difficult yet noteworthy feat, especially when the event occurs during a week where many liberals, anti-Semites, and communists were also invited to speak. Although this was my first time planning a speaking engagement, hosting David Horowitz […]

New Cartoon

A staffers interpretation of recent events.

Israel Update 3/2/10

Every Tuesday, Tritons For Israel host an Israel Update from 2:00pm – 3:00pm where they discuss Israeli current events. If you are at UCSD, come check it out! Today it’s in the Green Table Room in Sungod Lounge. This Week’s Articles for discussion are below.

Palestinian Yogi Bear Cartoon

Alec Weisman, Editor-in-Chief While listening to J.J. Surbeck, the Executive Director of T.E.A.M (Training and Education About the Middle East) speak during the Tritons for Israel “Israel Update” today, I realized that he made a valid point that anti-Israel individuals often forget who started/initiated the wars with Israel in 1948, 1956, 1967, & 1973. The […]

Israel Update 2/9/10

Every Tuesday, Tritons For Israel Host an Israel Update from 2:00pm – 3:00pm where they discuss Israeli current events. If you are at UCSD, come check it out! Today it’s in the Green Table Room in Sungod Lounge. This Week’s Articles for discussion are below.

Hamas <3 Hezbollah

Alec Weisman, Editor-in-Chief So I was at the Israel Update, hosted by the Tritons for Israel this afternoon, when their Vice President of On Campus Education, Noam Cadouri, who was leading the discussion mentioned that Hamas and Hezbollah had now had a legitimate meeting and were finally “official.” I then injected, “That’s not true, it’s […]

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