‘One Down Two to Go’: UPenn’s Liz Magill Resigns in Disgrace

University of Pennsylvania President Liz Magill has “tendered her resignation” from her position, according to a message sent on Saturday by the chair of the institution’s board of trustees. Magill was among top university presidents under fire over dissatisfaction with their testimony at a congressional hearing about antisemitism on college campuses. Magill during the hearing […]

Ohio woman pleads guilty to vandalizing pro-life reproductive health clinic

An Ohio woman pled guilty to a misdemeanor charge for defacing a pro-life reproductive health clinic earlier this year, with the potential of facing jail time for the act.  “Defacing facilities that provide reproductive health services will not be tolerated in our society,” Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division […]

Netanyahu tells Biden Israel will act militarily against Yemen’s Houthis if US wont: report

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has allegedly told President Biden that his country will act militarily against Yemen’s Houthi movement if the United States fails to do so, according to a report by Israeli publication N12News.  The Iran-aligned group has been harassing Israeli and U.S. forces in the Middle East since the start of Israel’s […]

Turkey’s Erdogan slams UN Security Council as ‘Israel Protection Council’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday slammed the UN Security Council after the United States vetoed a resolution calling for an immediate cease-fire in Gaza.  Erdogan, who does not recognize Hamas as a terrorist organization, described UN leadership as the “Israel protection council,” following a Friday vote in which the U.S. was the only member […]

UPenn president’s fate hangs in balance as angry board convenes for emergency meeting

University of Pennsylvania President Liz Magill’s job is increasingly at risk as university donors, lawmakers in both parties, alumni and Jewish groups have piled on criticism after her disastrous congressional testimony on antisemitism this week. The Penn Board of Trustees will hold a meeting on Sunday at 5 p.m., the Philadelphia Inquirer reported, where Magill’s […]