The incident is the second anti-Semitic act of vandalism at the hall this school year.
Mizzou Students for Life helped bring the Genocide Awareness Project to campus in 2012 but do not support them being here this year.
Junior Rachel Green: “To me individually Hanukkah means a time to celebrate (my) religion.”
“I think it will be really great welcoming so many different people into our space here,” Jewish Student Organization President Thalia Sass.
A police report from October describes the swastika.
Anti-Zionism is no different than anti-Semitism
Smith: Smearing anti-Zionism as anti-Semitic is a long-standing tactic of Zionist propaganda.
The letter discussed and offered steps for Loftin to take
This is the second incident of anti-Semitic vandalism that has occurred in the past year.
The vandalism read “Boycott, Divest and Sanction Israel,” the calling card of an anti-Israel organization often accused of anti-Semitic acts.
“It’s really about connecting the students to each other,” executive director Jeanne Snodgrass said. “We try to take a little bit from everyone and create something that everyone can feel a connection to. It’s kind of like a blended community.”
The class was opposed by student and community Jewish groups.
According to the statement, the perpetrator could face criminal charges.
Two consecutive instances of anti-semitic vandalism were discovered in Mark Twain’s stairwell over the weekend.
The proposed change to the Faculty Handbook would include language that require faculty to excuse students for religious obligations.