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The Forward – I'm a recent Jewish grad from a university the ADL deems to be ‘failing' at campus antisemitism. Their ‘grade' is misleading

July 12, 2024: The Forward publishes an article by Rachel Burnett, one of the Center's 2023-24 Goldstine Undergraduate Fellows.

Friday, July 12, 2024

Embracing Uncomfortable Conversations: The Y&S Nazarian Center's Unique Role at UCLA

June 28, 2024: The Center's former Goldstine Undergraduate Fellow, Simon Thorpe, reflects on the importance of the Y&S Nazarian Center's role at UCLA and the lasting impact it has had on him.

Friday, June 28, 2024

PolitiFact – Donald Trump and Joe Biden on Israel and Gaza: Comparing their positions

June 25, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an article published by PolitiFact.

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

The Times of Israel – Wikipedia moves to bar ADL, claiming reliability concerns on Israel and antisemitim

June 19, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an article published by The Times of Israel.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The Forward – Wikipedia called the ADL ‘unreliable.' It's a wake-up call the civil rights organization badly needs

June 19, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is quoted in an article published by The Forward.

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Haaretz – 'It's Striking How Different Israel-Palestine Discourse Is in the Classroom and Out of It'

June 16, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an episode of Haaretz's podcast.

Sunday, June 16, 2024

The UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center publishes its 9th issue of Currents: Briefs on Contemporary Israel

June 13, 2024: The Spring 2024 issue features the article "The 'One-State Reality' After October 7" by Nathaniel Shils, who was the Center's 2022-23 Postdoctoral Fellow and is currently a Visiting Lecturer of Political Science at Wellesley College.

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Hankyoreh – Three expert views of the war in Gaza: From a Hamas official to Israel's ambassador in Seoul

June 13, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an article published by the Korean newspaper Hankyoreh.

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Al Jazeera – Without Gantz, Israeli gov't will lose domestic legitimacy

June 10, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an Al Jazeera media segment.

Monday, June 10, 2024

Haaretz – As Gaza War Lingers, Israel Studies Professors on U.S. Campuses Throw Out the Syllabus

May 31, 2024: Professor Dov Waxman is interviewed for an article published by Haaretz.

Friday, May 31, 2024

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News & Articles

Resource List

A list of articles and books to provide needed information on the unfolding war between Israel and Hamas.

Friday, October 13, 2023

Debate over identity sparks the emergence of a “passionate center”...

At the inaugural Younes Nazarian Memorial Lecture of the UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, writer Yossi Klein Halevi contended that mass demonstrations against the proposed judicial reforms of Prime Minister Netanyahu were reanimating the center in Israeli politics.

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

News & Articles Archive

Guest Columns

How to understand Israel's 36th government: Israeli politics as a two-dimensional...

As the new coalition government in Israel enters its first week, UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies Research Fellow Liron Lavi offers a perspective on what is keeping this coalition together – and what could ultimately tear it apart.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Three Elections, More Voters: Why have increasing numbers of Israelis...

After a year of political deadlock and three elections, Israel is on the brink of finally getting a new government. Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies research fellow Liron Lavi explains what motivated Israelis to vote time and again and why, despite predictions, voter turnout actually increased, especially among Arab citizens of Israel.

Monday, March 30, 2020

Guest Columns Archive

Student Voices

Studying abroad in Israel: A law student's perspective

UCLA Law School student and study abroad scholarship recipient Amit Liran shares insights from his semester abroad at Tel Aviv University where he immersed himself in Israeli and international law in and outside of the classroom.

Monday, March 18, 2019

An unexpected opportunity

Thanks to a scholarship from the Y&S Nazarian Center, transfer student Sebastian Feldman was able to study abroad in Israel - an experience he hoped for, but didn't expect would be possible.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Student Voices Archive