American Studies Association

Anti-gay Christian group threatens to sue hotel for hosting scholars who endorse Israel boycott

The group invokes a new California law alleging the academic boycott enables “unlawfully discrimination,” but the American Studies Association is still going forward with plans.

No deal with professor fired for Israel views is on Univ. of Illinois trustees' table

A Monday meeting of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees did not consider any settlement proposal regarding the case of Steven Salaita, The Electronic Intifada has learned.

Top Middle East scholars call for academic boycott of Israel

More than one hundred academics sign on to “unprecedented expression of solidarity with the Palestinian people.”

Israel attacks my university -- with bombs and lies

Rami Almeghari
Gaza Strip
4 August 2014

Contrary to the propaganda, there is no “weapons development center” in the Islamic University of Gaza.

US academics condemn “barbaric” Israeli raids on Palestinian universities

The assault on Palestinian campuses underscores the justification for the boycott of Israeli academic institutions, campaigners say.

Large majority votes for MLA resolution condemning Israeli restrictions on academics

It calls on the State Department “to contest Israel’s denials of entry to the West Bank by United States academics who have been invited to teach, confer, or do research at Palestinian universities.”

How Israel buys loyalty of US university administrators

Max Blumenthal
New York City
20 May 2014

University of South Florida provost taken on lavish Israel propaganda tour ahead of historic divestment push.

Activists condemn Washington University “censorship” of BDS event featuring Palestinian poet

University administrators canceled a planned town hall meeting on boycott, divestment and sanctions and tried to limit the free speech of poet Remi Kanazi.

Israel's incompetent global campaign of "lawfare"

Pro-Israel groups are using court venues around the world in an attempt to stilfe the Palestinian-led boycott campaign, but are having surprisingly mixed results.

Northeastern rallies against censorship, racism

Northeastern University, the first in the United States to ban a campus Palestine solidarity group, welcomed a delegation of Israeli lawmakers from racist parties.

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