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Lobby Watch

An eye on the groups that try to stifle free debate about Palestine

Jewish fraternity “fearmongering” against campus Palestine activists

Leaked Zeta Beta Tau email insinuates that actions by Palestine solidarity activists on campus may include violence against Jews.

Leaked email reveals ADL advice to universities urging anti-Palestine crackdown

The ADL email is another indicator that there will be no let up this fall in Zionist groups’ efforts to use all repressive means to stigmatize and punish campus criticism of Israel’s crimes.

Zionist group publishes target list of “anti-Israel” US professors

The Amcha Initiative, the Zionist organization that has repeatedly intimidated, spied on and harassed students and faculty, appears to be escalating its campaign.

“Civility” is the Israel lobby's new weapon against free speech on US campuses

In one alarming case, an Ohio University student is being condemned for making a video protesting Israel’s attack on Gaza.

Israel tech site paying “interns” to covertly plant stories in social media

Israel21c is hiring students to covertly spread for its stories about Israeli technology on the Internet: “present yourself as though you’re an authority.”

Anti-Semitism watchdog CST "abusing" mandate to defend Israel

The Community Security Trust, a UK charity which records and combats anti-Semitism, claims that the boycott of Israel is worse than a recent spike in anti-Semitic incidents.

Fired professor voiced "legitimate outrage" over Gaza attack, say University of Illinois colleagues

Fellow academics defend Steven Salaita’s right to speak out on Palestine and demand that his sacking be overturned.

Zionist groups planned to lobby Univ. of Illinois trustees over Salaita appointment

In a new interview with The Electronic Intifada, Cary Nelson, past president of the American Association of University Professors, has revealed that he is directly advising national Zionist organizations in their campaign against Steven Salaita.

South African Jewish students hounded after expressing solidarity with Gaza

The deputy class president of a prominent Jewish school has been deluged with threats and abuse.

California university comes to defense of professor targeted by Zionist groups

Professor Rabab Abdulhadi says more needs to be done to protect scholars from “McCarthyist campaigns.”

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