Safe and on the Side lines – Jewish students and the Israel-Palestine conflict on campus
“Safe and on the Sidelines” draws on 66 interviews across five campuses and explores student experiences and impressions of the Israel-Palestine conflict, antisemitism, student activism, and campus culture and climate.
By amplifying student voices in order to better understand how they negotiate the pressures of politics, community, and identity, “Safe and on the Sidelines” provides the most detailed account of Jewish student life on college campuses to date.
Focusing on the role of the Israel-Palestine conflict, the report offers new insights into the ways in which students
encounter, negotiate, and apprehend the relationship between politics, community, and identity.