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UPDATED: Ryerson TA dismissed for anti-Semitic comments

UPDATED: Ryerson TA dismissed for anti-Semitic comments

This version adds from Ryerson’s VP faculty affairs, a member of Hillel Ryerson and Ryerson security By Allan Perkins and Justin Bellmore A teaching assistant in Ryerson’s faculty of engineering and architectural science no longer works for the university after he made anti-Semitic comments at a downtown Toronto mosque last summer. Ayman Elkasrawy had called for the purification of the “Al-Aqsa Mosque […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News
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Jewish student told, ‘you need to sit down,’ at RSU meeting

Tamar Lyons is one of the students who says she faced “personal attacks” at a Ryerson Students’ Union meeting Tuesday. Lyons, a second-year media production student, said she was told by another student, “there’s too many of you here, you need to sit down,” when she stood to speak on a motion that asked the RSU to commemorate Holocaust Education Week. […]

Jewish group offering $2,500 for arrest in campus graffiti case

Jewish group offering $2,500 for arrest in campus graffiti case

The Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies (FSWC) announced the reward Monday afternoon.

by Lana Hall· · News, On Campus
A sign outside a bathroom where a Ryerson student discovered hate speech written on a wall asks: "Are you concerned about this washroom?" Oct. 21, 2015. (Steven Goetz/The Ryersonian)

Hate graffiti found on campus

WARNING: Content may be offensive to some readers.

by Lana Hall· · News, On Campus