Tag: Rickford

  • GUEST ROOM | Holding Prof. Rickford Accountable

    Re “A Statement Regarding My Actions From Oct.15″ (Letter to the Editor, Oct. 18) On Saturday, Oct. 7, the terrorist organization Hamas carried out the most horrific attack on Israel since the Yom Kippur War. Terrorists stormed into Israel and murdered over 1,400 Israelis and kidnapped almost 200. But these terrorists, a designation placed on…

  • RICKFORD | A Statement Regarding My Actions From Oct. 15

    Leaderboard 2 Re “Cornell Professor ‘Exhilarated’ by Hamas’ Attack Defends Remarks” (news article, Oct. 16) I apologize for the horrible choice of words that I used in a portion of a speech that was intended to stress grassroots African American, Jewish and Palestinian traditions of resistance to oppression. I recognize that some of the language…