academic freedom

The taboo on boycotting Israel has been broken

David Lloyd
26 November 2013

The American Studies Association’s meeting showed that the time of fear of debate over boycotting Israel may be over.

Why we must boycott Israeli universities

Colin Dayan and
David Lloyd
22 November 2013

The right to education can’t be afforded to Israelis and Americans but not to Palestinians.

Journal of Academic Freedom caves in to pro-Israel pressure

Several US university professors are accusing the Journal of Academic Freedom of caving in to pressure to publish a series of essays opposing the academic boycott of Israeli institutions.

Zionist group renews attacks on California professor

Professor David Klein is under attack once again for his public support of the boycott movement.

College officials reject claims of anti-Semitism at Brooklyn College boycott event

Public figures accused Students for Justice in Palestine at Brooklyn College of discrimination and anti-Semitism following an event with Omar Barghouti and Judith Butler.

US university lecturer's shocking hate speech against Arab, Muslim students condemned

Video shows anti-Palestinian campaigner smearing campus activists as anti-Semites with terror ties.

Podcast: Brooklyn College BDS event "a victory" for free speech, academic freedom and Palestine solidarity movement

Reporter Alex Kane talks about the failed attempt by Zionist groups and even “progressive” officials in New York City to censor a talk on BDS at Brooklyn College.

Essential legal resource for activists: The Palestine Solidarity Legal Support Initiative

Activists now have the backing and support of major civil rights and legal organizations if they are harassed, intimidated, singled out, or pressured to shut down activism campaigns.

EI's Nora Barrows-Friedman debates pro-Israel activist, former US government official on Al Jazeera

Nora Barrows-Friedman squares off against a pro-Israel lawyer behind efforts to silence Palestine solidarity activists and conflate criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism on US campuses.

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