I've written before (see here and here) of the zeal for the
And now here's a look at Swarthmore College's 2019 calendar, where alumni and others turning to the February page will be confronted by this image:
Was it really necessary to depict a student wearing a keffiyeh, that universal symbol of Israel-hate among wearers in the West, in a publication that should surely be non-political and inclusive?
Presumably the keffiyeh reflects the "change, and impact on the world" that the college is fostering, according to the accompanying blurb.
Shame, Swatties, shame.
Not clear that it is a checkered kefiyeh. At first glance it looks very much like it could be a striped scarf. Nor would a cotton kefiyeh be particularly effective against the cold of a New England February.ReplyDelete
The wobbly shot I took of it is a poor one. It is definitely a keffiyeh.Delete
So are swastika panties still ok?ReplyDelete