Lesley Klaff

Lesley Klaff is senior lecturer in law at Sheffield Hallam University, England, and an affiliate professor of law at Haifa University, Israel. She is a reviewer for English Legal System and Skills texts and Jurisprudence texts for Oxford University Press and Pearson Longman publishers and associate editor and book review editor of the Journal for the Study of Antisemitism (JSA).Ms. Klaff serves on the Advisory Board of The Berlin International Center for the Study of Antisemitism (BICSA)

Publications by Lesley Klaff

Anti-Zionist Expression on the UK Campus: Free Speech or Hate Speech?

The last few years have witnessed an explosion of anti-Zionist rhetoric on university campuses across the United Kingdom. Encouraged by the University and College Union’s annual calls for discriminatory measures against Israeli institutions and academics, the rhetoric has become even more strident since Operation Cast Lead. A recent boycott-divestment-sanctions campus tour explicitly invoked anti-Semitic tropes. The consequently hostile environment for Jewish students has jeopardized their educ Read More »