Wexner Foundation pulls support from Harvard University over its reaction to Hamas rocket attack on Israel

Here we are sharing a piece of big news with you that the Wexner Foundation on Monday, 16 October 2023 pulled support from Harvard University more than its response to the Hamas rocket attack or Israel that has killed more than 1200 individuals and left many people wounded. The philanthropy, chaired by Abigail Wexner and Leslie Wexner, wrote a letter to the Harvard Board of Overseers. Since the news has come on the internet and it went viral on social media platforms. Now many people are super curious to know about the whole information about the news. Here we have more information about the news and we will share it with you in this article.

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The philanthropic organization said that it had been ending its economic and programmatic connection with the university. Currently, the Wexner Foundation has been supporting up to 10 government and public service professionals from Israel every year to pursue a one-year degree from the Harvard Kennedy School. We are shocked and saddened by the abject failure of Harvard’s leadership to take an unambiguous stand against the barbaric killings of innocent Israeli civilians by terrorists last Saturday, the Sabbath, and a holiday. Scroll down to the next page for more information about the news.

Harvard President Claudine Gay, who took office in July, has struggled to placate some critics, who originally included former university president Larry Summers. Summers also stated he was angered by Harvard’s initial silence after over 30 student groups gave a statement accusing the violence solely on Israel and not Hamas, which has been designated a terrorist association by the US and European Union. Harvard and the Kennedy School have ” created clear our denial of the terrorist atrocities perpetrated by Hamas”, a public-policy institution representative stated in an email. You are on the right page for more information about the news, so please read the complete article.

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As far as we know, The Kennedy School voiced gratitude to the Wexner Foundation “for its extremely longstanding support of student scholarships.”It has been relevant to report that donors and alumni at some US colleges have been pulling support over the organization’s reaction to the Hamas attack on Israel. The fresh break follows a move by Israeli businessman Idan Ofer, who with his life parents quit board posts at the Kennedy School last week. Here we have shared all the information that we had if we get any information then we will update you soon. Stay tuned to us for more updates.

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