Opinion: Duke University Press and the demonization of Israel

Duke University Press (DUP) claims it “supports the academic mission of Duke University by disseminating knowledge” and by contributing “most significantly to the University’s … commitment to learning, freedom, and truth.” When it comes to Israel, however, DUP engages in an increasingly troubling anti-Israel agenda that may violate its mission.


Bruce Petesch, a cattle farmer in Chatham County, favors Heritage Breeds like the Pineywoods to help sustain the genetic diversity in the species.
Joe Johnson